the old barge

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Corona Virus

All tables inside and out at safe social distances.

Bookings are available for inside and outside with full table service. Groups of 6 or less only.

You are legally obliged to complete track and trace.

We ask that you sanitise upon entry and follow our one way system.

For your safety you must remain seated throughout your visit. You must wear a mask whilst moving through the premises.

Situated at the head of the River Lea navigation in Hertford, The Old Barge makes an excellent destination for cyclists, walkers and river users.

A traditional family pub in an idyllic riverside setting with a large beer garden situated in the centre of historic Hertford

A delicious contemporary British menu, with daily chef’s specials, compliments an extensive range of real ales, lagers, ciders, wines and a craft bottled selection.

There is a quiz on Sunday nights, a music quiz  every last Thursday of the month, annual crayfish and duck races. And much more besides!

Dogs are very welcome outside in the garden

Pub Opening Hours

  • Sundays
  • 12 noon – 9.30pm
  • Mondays- Tuesdays
  • 12 noon – 9.30pm
  • Wednesdays – Thursdays
  • 12 noon – 9.30pm
  • Fridays & Saturdays
  • 12 noon – 9.30pm
  • Opening hours are subject to change in this adjustment period.

Restaurant Opening Hours

  • Sundays
  • 12 noon – 6pm
  • Mondays – Saturdays
  • 12 noon – 9pm
  • Opening hours are subject to change in this adjustment period.

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