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Ye Old Fighting Cocks

83 reviews
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  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
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“oldest pub”(3 reviews)
“great beer”(3 reviews)
Pets Allowed
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

As a foreign tourists from the Czech Republic we love your pubs 😊. Fighting Cocks would be no.1 for us in the year 2017 ! Best thanks to the baratendant, he was very kindly and helpful. Fish and handy mady chips great. Order local biers,...More

Thank Vera_Pekackova
Response from Christo T, Owner at Ye Old Fighting CocksResponded November 14, 2017

Thank you for your kind review. So happy you enjoyed your time with us

Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

It’s a pub we often call in to following a Sunday walk around Verulamium Park. It’s quirky and unique and has such a warm feeling to it. You can have such a pleasant, cosy afternoon here. We tried the Sunday roast recently with family, and...More

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Response from Christo T, Owner at Ye Old Fighting CocksResponded October 30, 2017

Thank you so much for such an amazing review. See you again soon I hope. I owe you a beer. Thank you

Reviewed October 24, 2017

Wonderful to be back in the Cocks. Fabulous atmosphere, the staff, as usual, were brilliant and the food was excellent. We have never been disappointed with the food or the service in this venue, it is a great shame that all pubs are not up...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed October 6, 2017

We popped in last night for a jar And the beer was better by Farr We tried to fill up our tums But they'd run out of buns Which seems a little bizarre A word of thanks also to the staff who were really pleasant...More

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Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for years. Perfectly situated for a Sunday stroll around St Albans, the Cathedral and it's surrounding parks. Hearty, tasty Sunday lunch with all the trimmings. Staff are really pleasant and friendly. Recommended!

Thank Dean G
Response from Christo T, Owner at Ye Old Fighting CocksResponded October 3, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review Dean

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"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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