Welcome to The Half Moon

Wendy, Howard & all the staff welcome you to The Half Moon, Hitchin. We are a split-level one bar pub dating back to 1748, once owned by Hitchin brewer W & S Lucus. Since taking over in 2003, we have become renowned become renowned for the quality & variety of real ales & ciders we offer.

Thanks to our passion & dedication for serving the best possible quality real ales we have received numerous awards from CAMRA, including Hertfordshire Pub of the Year 2016. We offer a total of 10 hand pump real ales, 6 of which are ever-changing guest beers, often from local micro breweries, along with our two regulars. We also stock a range of real ciders, real perries, spirits & single malt whiskys, along with our great wine list. Take a look at our beer list for upcoming real ales & ciders. See Our Perfect Pint Page for our current offering of real ales.

We hold twice yearly beer festivals boasting more than 80 beers, ciders & perries. Our food menu offers a selection of great value, home prepared food & a variety of tapas dishes are available daily. We also hold monthly themed food nights, next up is our Alternative Christmas Roast on Thursday 8th December,see full menu here.

Opening Hours

Mon - Thurs: 12pm - 12am
Fri & Sat: 12pm - 1am
Sunday 12pm - 11pm

Food Served

Mon - Thurs: 12pm - 2.15pm, 6pm - 11pm
Sat & Fri: 12pm - 11pm
Sunday: 12pm - 9pm
Complete menu served until 9pm then Tapas menu until 11pm (9pm on Sundays).

New Years Eve 2017
The Half Moon, Hitchin
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