Battle AxesButterfly Lane, Elstree, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, WD6 3AD
This historic former inn is located on the corner of a tree-lined lane, in Elstree, a quiet Hertfordshire village of leafy streets, Grade II listed buildings and the majestic Aldenham Park Estate.
Overlooking the majestic grounds of Aldenham House, home to the famous Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School, and just a ten minute amble to the beautiful Aldenham Country Park, this charming country pub is conveniently located five minutes from Junction 4 of the M1, and less than 18 miles from Central London.
Nearby Borehamwood is home of the famous Elstree Film Studios, where TV shows as diverse as The Tweenies, A League of Their Own, Strictly Come Dancing and The Saint have been filmed. Indeed, in 1968, The Battle Axes pub was featured in an episode of The Saint.
With its rural location and spacious terrace, The Battle Axes pub is ideal for al fresco summer eating, whilst inside diners and drinkers will find plenty of period charm, including exposed beams, open fires and cosy nooks and crannies, the perfect backdrop to a romantic evening meal.
Visit any day of the week and enjoy a tantalising menu of delicious pub food, including traditional Sunday roasts and freshly-prepared seasonal dishes, complemented by a fine wines and hand-pulled real ales.
About the Battle Axes
A 19th century former in, the Battle Axes pub has a spacious terrace for outdoor dining, as well as a warm and inviting interior with hidden nooks and crannies, ideal for romantic dinners.
If you’re travelling to Elstree, Borehamwood, Radlett, Aldenham Country Park or historic Hertfordshire, The Battle Axes is the perfect place to stop while you plan your next destination.
All are welcome at The Battle Axes, so why not bring the family? We are a child-friendly pub with plenty of high chairs, baby-changing facilities and a kids menu that’s both delicious and nutritious. Unfortunately, we can’t allow dogs inside the pub, but should your canine companions be accompanying you, you are more than welcome to sit together on our spacious outdoor terrace.
If you’re passing through the area, we would love to welcome you to The Battle Axes pub. Just give us a ring in advance and we will make sure we can accommodate you in comfort. Call us today.
If you are looking for a meeting room or a pub function room around Elstree or Borehamwood, the Battle Axes pub in Elstree is ideal. Please get in touch for full details and availability.
Food Serving Times
- Air Conditioning
- Beer Garden
- Car Parking
- Disabled Facilities
- Family Friendly
- Historic Pub
Food Serving Times
Book a table at Chef & Brewer
********You can book for lunch until 11am and Dinner until 4:30pm********
Want to make a group booking for more than 8? Then why not call us on the above number.
Important Booking Information
- A non-refundable deposit of £3 per person for Festive Fayre, Boxing day and New Year's day and £10 for Christmas Day must be received at the time of booking.
- Deposit payments accepted via credit, debit card or cash and must be paid at the time of booking. Full payment for Christmas Day must be received by 25th November or at time of booking if after this date. Pre-orders are required 14 days before dining or at the time of booking if less than 14 days before hand.
- For all Christmas buffet menus there is a minimum party size of 8 people. Cancellations made with less than 24 hours notice are liable for full payment of food.
- All currency is in pound sterling
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