Enjoy great food, great drink & great company

A welcoming, warm, family run bar & restaurant nestled in the countryside of Hertfordshire


Opening times

Tuesday to Saturday
12 - 4pm & 6 - 11pm
Sunday - 12 - 5pm
Bank Holiday Monday - Open for lunch

The Guardian : best sunday lunch runner uP 2018

We look forward to seeing you soon, on a Sunday for our 'Award winning roast', or any other day!

At the Fox & Hounds Restaurant & Bar, the atmosphere & service is friendly & informal with select local beers & a choice of continental lagers & great wines. Diners have the option of eating award-winning Chef, James Rix’ sophisticated, but simple menu in the bar, lounge, or the superb chandeliered dining room.

In the summer months, you can enjoy eating on our heated, covered terrace.

The Fox & Hounds is featured in all good guides including Michelin, AA Best Pubs, Alastair Sawday's Special Places & CAMRA Good Beer Guide.

Michelin BIB Gourmand

We are very proud to have received a Michelin BIB Gourmand 2019 for the 7th year running!.

A BIB Gourmand is an acknowledgement by the Michelin guide of an establishment offering good quality, good value cooking. This is 7 years running for the Fox & Hounds and we would like to thank all our staff and customers for your support. We are again the only establishment in Hertfordshire to be awarded a Michelin BIB Gourmand.