Say goodbye to those winter blues and come and join us for lunch at one of these cosy gastro-pubs or restaurants just about a half hour’s drive away. We offer a return journey from Potters Bar (leaving 11.45am) to our destination and a 2-course set lunch (not including drinks) for £40.


The Rose & Crown, Chorleywood

Wednesday 15th April - Depart: 11.45am


This is a quaint country pub where the focus is on quality dining, but where, nevertheless, a comfortable bar has been retained to complement the spacious modern restaurant area. The food is locally sourced and freshly cooked by the pub’s team of chefs. The building dates from the 17th century and there are extensive gardens with beautiful views.

Read more about The Rose & Crown, Chorleywood here

The White Horse, Hatching Green

Wednesday 22nd April - Depart: 11.45am


The White Horse is a delightful pub in Hatching Green, five minutes from the bustling centre of Harpenden. This gastro-pub has a lovely country setting, surrounded by a large leafy garden & terrace. The bar is warm & cosy, with old parquet & low beams, while the dining room is light & fresh, its French windows opening onto a sunny terrace. The White Horse belongs to the Peach collection of pubs, serving “good quality, fresh, honest food in a relaxed, welcoming environment”.

Read more about The White Horse, Hatching Green here