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The Cock Pub

Open Now: 10:00 - 23:00
Open today: 10:00 - 23:00
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Not as good as Whetherspoons but.............

My wife and I have been in here many times before and we keep coming back so it cant be that bad... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Rick B
Luton, United Kingdom
A welcome Surprise

First visit in a long time. The new management seems to be having a positive effect, very friendly... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Carole V
London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
18 Mar 2018
“Not as good as Whetherspoons but.............”
1 Jun 2018
“Nice pub with friendly staff and great food”
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8 High Street, Hitchin SG5 1BH, England
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

A beautiful old charm traditional pub, tiny facade but very long inside. Lots of Victorian charm. Great value meals.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

My wife and I have been in here many times before and we keep coming back so it cant be that bad. Today we both tried the chicken, I had hunters chicken and my significant other had the garlic chicken, we both agreed that it...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Rick B
Reviewed 25 October 2017

We both had lovely meals and drinks. The staff were helpful and friendly too. A good choice of food and real ales. We'll definitely visit the pub again when we next come back to Hitchin. It looks like a small and quaint old pub from...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

First visit in a long time. The new management seems to be having a positive effect, very friendly. Took my granddaughter (6) - she had bangers and mash and cleaned her plate. I had the lasagne and garlic bread, lovely. Will definitely go back and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

First visit to this pub,excellent service and cheerfull helpfull staff..good variety of food .fast service,good place to go for lunch on a busy shopping day..Well worth a visit...

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Iris D
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This pub is pleasant with hard working efficient member of staff on duty today. Standard order at the bar pub fare although not all menu items were available. Food was hot, tasty and well presented. Price was consistent with this type of establishment. Usual selection...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank JeremyC1883
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Attended The Cock a few days ago to catch up with my friend. The day was beautiful and the small outside garden area tucked out the back was a sun trap! It was wonderful. Shame the view wasnt great (half overlooks a car park) BUT...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The Cock, great pub in Hitchin, beer always good, food always excellent, staff friendly, good place to drop in for a quick one. Only downside, no beer garden, and a little dark inside, but that aside, 9.9 out of 10 !

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank GoonerMaddog
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Had lunch here at the start of my birthday weekend away with hubby and friends.. Very nice... Good choice of food, not the typical pub grub... nicely presented and very good portions. Service is good, food was hot, wait wasn't too long, prices were reasonable.....More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Greg W, General Manager at The Cock Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thank you for your lovely review Beckyboop_11 We are glad that we took part in what's sounds like a wonderful birthday weekend. You should of lets us know you were celebrating!! Next time you visit the Prosecco is on us !!

Reviewed 16 March 2017

Warm, friendly staff who remember customers who have not been in for a while. Staff who take the time to listen to their customers and make them feel welcome and give good service. The food is good, nothing is too much effort. The Manager has...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank t w
Greg W, General Manager at The Cock Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Thank you t w for taking the time to review our little oasis in Hitchin. Thank you for the wonderful comments and it pleases me that you feel at ease and enjoy everything we do here at The Cock-Hitchin. We hope to see you soon...More

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