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Opening times: Monday to Thursday 4pm -10pm; Friday 4pm - 11pm; Saturday 12pm - 11pm; Sunday 12pm - 8pm.

Updated: 19th June 2021. See for current restrictions for pubs and clubs and other COVID related information for the Watford & District branch area.

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West Herts Sports Club

8 Park Avenue
WD18 7HP

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Premises Type

This is a club, which means that the bar may be only open to members.

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Opening Times


Monday5.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Tuesday5.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Wednesday5.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Thursday5.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Friday4.00 pm - 11.30 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 10.30 pm

About the Club

The clubhouse is being redeveloped with the intention of moving the bar to a new first floor extension. Drinks are currently being served from the old function room (home of the Watford Beer Festival). A former CAMRA National Club of the Year, and a regular CAMRA's East Anglian Club of the Year, the club grounds were the site of Watford FC's first ground. Up to 4 guest beers are served. Darts, dominoes and cribbage are played. Entry restricted to club members, card-carrying CAMRA members, or customers carrying the current Good Beer Guide. Non club members may need to sign-in and are only allowed entry 4 times a year.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Tring Side Pocket for a Toad
  • Young's Bitter

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Farr Brew --varies--
  • Paradigm --varies--
  • Vale --varies--

Source: National

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Club Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • ClubAllowsCAMRAVisitors Club Allows CAMRA Visitors
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

Club Features

  • Garden Garden

    Patio with Umbrellas.

  • Parking Parking
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • FunctionRoom Function Room
  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • LinedGlasses Lined Glasses
  • SportsTV Sports TV
  • WiFi Wifi

    Cloud, free.

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West Herts Sports Club

8 Park Avenue
WD18 7HP

Sat Nav Reference

51.656307, -0.405893

OS Reference



  • <Underground Close to London Underground / Overground / DLR

Closest Station (1200m)

Watford Junction

Nearby London Underground/Overground/DLR (800m)



South of A412, near Town Hall.

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West Herts Sports Club - Watford Club

West Herts Sports Club

8 Park Avenue
WD18 7HP

Club Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Club Allows CAMRA Visitors
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Additional Services
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Family Friendly
  • Function Room
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Lined Glasses
  • Sports TV
  • Wifi
  • Close to London Underground / Overground / DLR

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