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    Ye Old Fighting Cocks

    16 Abbey Mill Lane, St Albans AL3 4HE, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good30%
    • Average15%
    • Poor19%
    • Terrible11%
    Travellers talk about
    “oldest pub” (3 reviews)
    “great beer” (3 reviews)
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 76 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Nice roast Sunday in this lovely pub, super nice positioned. The food was really good, tasty and complete; the beer garden has a nice spot view on the lake and park side. We had to wait a bit for the food, but was a good...More

    Thank Susan_Sho_
    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    Love this place! Me and my boyfriend often take a walk around the lake with our jack Russel and then pop in for a bite to eat and a strawberry beer , lovely in the summer and lovely in the winter too! It's such a...More

    Thank Melissa Carla M
    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    My long term favourite pub! Not only has history but it is a charming place! Food and beer is good! Beer garden is nice but get crowded in the summer! They do very nice pizza at the garden! Definitely worth a visit if you are...More

    Thank CPJimenez
    Reviewed 18 June 2017

    They claim to be the oldest pub in England. Unsure on legitimacy, but was a cool experience. The portobello burger was really good. I took a star off because I asked the bartender whether the cider was sweet or dry, she said sweet, but in...More

    Thank rubymoose
    Response from Christo T, Owner at Ye Old Fighting CocksResponded 20 June 2017

    Hello Rubymoose, Thank you for you kind and honest review. We have now trained all part time staff on our new cider. I also accept that you must have got your cider at the end of a barrel. As it's a natural product it will...More

    Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

    So we went to the Cocks tonight and this is a great drinking pub. Maybe the pizza in the outside oven is good for a summer evening but just DONT bother to eat in. The new menu needs bedding in and testing and I hope...More

    1  Thank NDB7
    Response from Christo T, Owner at Ye Old Fighting CocksResponded 12 June 2017

    Turns out a few thousand other people don't agree with you. Thankfully. Hope to see you again and hope to help you think better of us next time. Always trying to do or best. Thanks for visiting

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    Room Tips
    "Not a hotel"
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    "the table by the bar by the indoor fireplace - mainly for service and fun."
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    "If you don't drink I wouldn't try it out and avoid outside if you don't smoke."
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