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Nice pub. Great food.

Dropped in for food on our way past. Lovely pint of beer. We had the Brunch Burger with some chips... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
via mobile
Top Sunday Roast 👍

We really enjoyed our food on Sunday. Love the swede! Nice change from the norm. Beer was great... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Emma C
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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“sunday lunch”(4 reviews)
“piping hot”(2 reviews)
Traditional locals pub offering excellent cask ales and good home cooked food.Live bands and quiz night.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
The Bull Barnet Road, St Albans AL2 1QU, England
+44 7786 012176
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Dropped in for food on our way past. Lovely pint of beer. We had the Brunch Burger with some chips which was delicious and arrived quickly. Highly recommend this friendly pub.

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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our food on Sunday. Love the swede! Nice change from the norm. Beer was great. Thank you all. Service was always smiles and helpful.

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We went here for a family reunion and couldn't have chosen a better place. The food was lovely and the staff very friendly. Although this place isn't local to us I would definitely go back if I was in the area and would highly recommend...More

Thank JRA20
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We arranged that the six of us and Molly the dog had lunch at the Bull. It’s very relaxed and the ladies behind the bar are so lovely. The menu isn’t extensive but all of us had something we wanted and all dishes are cooked...More

1  Thank MikeC855
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

This place dates back to the 17 century and you feel than the minute you go in . I would advise the lounge area in the winter as they have a warm fire . They have a small menu but the food is home cooked...More

1  Thank bvlynch
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We have been here a couple of times, recently for sunday lunch, huge portions, great value, friendly staff, well kept beer, all in a lovely old building......what's not to like!

1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Lovely local pub, with great choice of drinks, friendly staff and the food is very good value. It also has a children friendly play park in the garden.

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

We attended here a few weeks back for my Grandad's birthday - this being a central location for those travelling from Norfolk and Devon. We arrived in to a cold pub and told that upstairs is freezing and not worth sitting in - so we...More

1  Thank Harriet D
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

This pub is a 40 walk away so not close enough to call my ‘local’. I get there once a week or so and the food is good, Sunday lunch is really good. Like all good pubs dogs are welcome!! BUT the beer is really...More

1  Thank Keith L
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Visited on a long car journey, as an alternative to a motorway service area. Substantially better than the services stooped at previously, hot fresh food ( cod and chips was excellent), served reasonably fast, friendly staff, tidy and clean surroundings, spotless toilets, everything a motorway...More

2  Thank Biscuit_239
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9 June 2018|
Response from Keith L | Reviewed this property |
Great pub. The Timmy Taylor’s on draught is lovely
28 February 2017|
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Response from monkeypoo-69 | Property representative |
Hi there Thanks for your message. We could host this evening for you. From what time were you thinking?? Regards. Julie.
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Fake and vindictive