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The Village Inn

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Welcome to The Village Inn in Shaw Get a little sizzle from your local Here at The Village Inn you'll find everything you'd expect from a traditional local pub in Shaw - but with a bit of added sizzle. Just a stone's throw from Swindon, Grange Park and Lydiard Millicent, we're the perfect place to watch the footy with friends or enjoy a bit of banter over your favourite beers. We serve up a fantastic range of drinks with prices to match, together with our famous sizzling skillets or flame-grilled burgers if you fancy a bite with your pint.
PRICE RANGE
US$4 - US$12
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic public house, great service with friendly staff, fantastic food and great range of drinks. Went above and beyond for my family, special thanks to Greta the manager thank you all.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tanya R
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Come to this restaurant a few times first ocassion the food was amazing and spitting hot ! Last time come with family again as enjoyed .... Come back in September and changed menu and all the food was cold,chips was burnt , service was good...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kelly P
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Went to the village last night and they had a band on, what a great a night me and the Mrs had. Will definitely be going back again. Very friendly and welcoming atmosphere.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tom W
GretaR233, Manager at The Village Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Thank you for your review, we're pleased you enjoyed your visit and hoe to see you again soon - kind regards.

Reviewed 29 September 2018

Went to this venue last night as live music had been arranged - wow what a fantastic band and the atmosphere was electric. I also noticed that many areas of the pub have been redecorated and look warm and welcoming - on complimenting the landlady...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jacquinewman
GretaR233, Manager at The Village Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Thank you for your review, we're please you enjoyed your visit - please visit our website for upcoming music events - we hope to see you again soon! Kind regards.

Reviewed 28 September 2018

had 1 drink , there with friends, all aged around 55 to 62 years. stood at bar, certain staff member completely ignored me, served friends instead. when said I am next served someone else on purpose. asked to speak to manager! did not expect to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Escape687932
GretaR233, Manager at The Village Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2018

As previously outlined at the time of your visit, we have a duty of care to customers and staff to provide a safe and risk free environment. Management reserves the right to refuse service, and in this instance you were advised in a civil manner...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018

This former Sizzling pub sizzles no more. It’s now branded Milton. It used to be such good value for money. The food was standard pub fare but nicely cooked. The menu is much reduced. Fish and chips is now £8.99. It used to be £4.99....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BlackAmber
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

So hadn’t been here for a few years was fairly nice back then so thought we would try it... sadly ended up disappointed.... burger was almost inedible (cremated)...came with no gherkins(stated it would on the menu) no chunky chips (again it was stated on the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 174th
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We go for breakfast on a Saturday morning, the staff are very welcoming. You have a choice of breakfast. We usually have the small breakfast which consists of 2 very nice tasting sausages. 2 large rashers of bacon, fried egg (I don't normally like fried...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank clarewatkinsgallar
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Went for a drink with husband and teenage daughter. Never again 1 filthy/ripped chairs 2 looks liked the tables haven’t been cleared and cleaned for hours 3 dirty smelly toilets, no toilet paper just some tissues laying about. 4 No ice, warm G&TS Never finished...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Nutty440
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Went on a whim with the family. The whole place needs pulling down and starting again. Food waste left all over tables/floors , ripped damp seats and a really bad smell throughout. It's a short walk from where we live but would rather walk 3...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank shaun m
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