Welcome to The Ancient Briton, a family friendly restaurant in St Albans

Welcome to Harvester St Albans. We believe in making the most of time with family and friends, and at Harvester St Albans you can do just that while enjoying our famous rotisserie chicken and tucking into flavour filled dishes straight from the grill. Plus, don’t forget all our main meals come with fresh, unlimited salad. You can enjoy breakfast, lunch, dinner or order take-away from us, and we can’t wait to welcome you at The Ancient Briton.

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Opening Hours

  • Monday 09:00 - 22:00
  • Tuesday 09:00 - 22:00
  • Wednesday 09:00 - 22:00
  • Thursday 09:00 - 22:00
  • Friday 09:00 - 23:00
  • Saturday 09:00 - 23:00
  • Sunday 09:00 - 22:00


Disabled Parking
Disabled Toilets
Baby Changing

Contact us

Tel: 01727 855053

46 Harpenden Road, Beech Bottom, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 5AH

As you will be aware we are currently facing rising costs and supply chain issues; unfortunately as a result some of our restaurants may be operating varied opening hours and menus.

We don’t want to disappoint you so please check with your local site before visiting.

We would like apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Thank you for your understanding and ongoing support, we will be back to normal as soon as possible.

What makes our restaurant a favourite for families in St Albans?

When it comes to family dining in St Albans, Harvester is the perfect destination. With a range of delicious menu classics to choose from, you can be sure that everyone in your family will find something they love – even the most hard to please kids. 

At Harvester, we believe that families should be able to enjoy quality time together without having to worry about cooking or cleaning up afterwards. So come on down to The Ancient Briton and let us take care of everything while you spend quality time with your loved ones.


Conveniently located just off the A1081, with attractions such as Batchwood Golf Course & Sports Centre, St Albans Cathedral and Jersey Farm Woodland Park nearby, the Harvester Ancient Briton pub restaurant in St Albans is ideal for a family get together, a special occasion, or an informal meeting over breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

Serving up a great value menu of pub food dishes, including BBQ plates, our award-winning rotisserie chicken, and plenty of vegetarian and vegan dishes, all accompanied by our fresh, unlimited salad bar, this family friendly restaurant near you really does offer something for everyone. Offering the ultimate destination to kick back, relax, and tuck into a delicious range of pub food dishes, the Harvester Ancient Briton should be your first port of call, no matter what the occasion. If you’re travelling to your local Harvester by car, we’ve also got plenty of car parking.

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