THERE is a wealth of child-friendly pubs in Hereford.

But if you are looking for somewhere to pop out to as a parent, it can be difficult to know whether or not the whole family is welcome.

This list of just a few pubs with play areas (in no particular order) will make every parent and child happy.

Secret Garden

Coldwells Road, Hereford

Based in the outskirts of Hereford in Coldwells Road, the Secret Garden is a relaxed country pub where you can expect homemade food, a roaring fire and a large outdoor space with a play area. Special events theme nights, live music, steak and grill nights, curry nights and more are often held.

Vaga Tavern

Vaga Street, Hereford

The Vaga Tavern in Hereford is a pub at the centre of the community, with a large beer garden ideal for families, regular live music and weekly skittles and darts matches.


The Wye Inn

Holme Lacy Road, Hereford

This inn has a bar, restaurant and garden with accommodation and a function suite, as well as a double decker bus serving as a soft play area.