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Smart, traditional pub on the village green

At a glance

Bar menu
Open all year

The hermit was James Lucas, who died in 1874. After meeting Lucas, Charles Dickens wrote Tom Tiddler's Ground, a story based on him. At the front a picket fence encloses a pergola, tables and chairs; inside, painted quotations on the walls, old bottles on the mantelpiece.

Opening hours

  • Open all year
  • Open all week
  • Open all day
  • Lunch: Monday to Saturday 12–2.30, Sunday 12–3.30
  • Dinner: Monday to Saturday 6–9

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted


  • Parking available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Garden


  • Children welcome
  • Children's portions


  • Dog friendly
  • Allowed in bar
  • Allowed in garden

Getting here

A1(M) junction 8 into Stevenage Road signed Little Wymondley. 1st left signed Todd's Green. At roundabout left under road bridge. At next roundabout 2nd exit. Pub on right.

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