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Sands Lounge & Balcony Bar

Bishopswood Lane | Bishopswood Golf Course, Tadley RG26 4AT, England
+44 118 940 8600
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average19%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
3 weeks ago
“Visited for a Sunday Lunch , wife is in wheelchair”
9 Nov 2017
“Great Sunday lunch & warm welcome”
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Bishopswood Lane | Bishopswood Golf Course, Tadley RG26 4AT, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was very good , drinks good , staff friendly , and its all very clean . Plenty of windows to view the course . I loved it . Wife is in wheelchair . Parking was close , there is a good lift which takes...More

Thank Gerald Alvar P
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to Bishopswood and won’t be our last... We were a group of 4 booked for Sunday lunch and we very much enjoyed our visit. Becky was lovely to deal with when I made the reservation, and she also served us...More

Thank Luxtraveller66
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I wanted to arrange a lunch for around 25/30 people to celebrate our Golden wedding anniversary., We looked for local restaurants and saw an advert for the Sands Restaurant at the Bishopswood Golf Club in Tadley. We made contact and met the Manageress Jennie. Jennie...More

Thank dancer802015
Jennie N, Manager at Sands Lounge & Balcony Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thank you for your feedback and we are very pleased to hear that you and your guests had a lovely time. I will pass your comments to the team. Thank you again.

Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch here recently. A great pity that there was only one other table occupied because the food and service we got deserves a lot more customers. The dining room, which also has a covered balcony with tables and chairs for eating in...More

Thank HampshireKenny
Reviewed 4 December 2016

What a lovely meal! We came for Sunday lunch and were served a delicious dinner of braised beef and turkey roast , followed by lovely homemade puddings. Our waitress Lauren was very attentive and could not have been more friendly and helpful! She joined in...More

Thank Donna420
Jennie N, Manager at Sands Lounge & Balcony Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016

Thank you for your feedback, good to hear that you enjoyed your Sunday Lunch. I will pass your comments to Lauren and to the Head Chef.

Reviewed 6 April 2016

We got married last year and we have our wedding reception at Bishopswood Restaurant. Jenny (restaurant manager) was so very helpful. There are so much food to choose from the menu and they can also accommodate your own choice if you want to. I made...More

Thank Kim G
Jennie N, Manager at Sands Lounge & Balcony Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2016

Thank you for the feedback, so very pleased your day went well.

Reviewed 28 February 2016

Booked at the last minute for Sunday lunch. Restaurant was half full. Service was prompt and efficient. Starter was very nice but much too big for a starter. Roast beef was fatty, gristly and tough. Vegetables were excellent and choice was varied.

Thank uktraveller005
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Our latest visit was as a table of twelve for a New Year's Eve bash. Service was excellent by well trained and attentive waitresses who had a great sense of humour needed as we all ended a little drunk. Food was a 6 course meal...More

1  Thank nisbetadn
Jennie N, Manager at Sands Lounge & Balcony Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2016

Thank you for your feedback and we're very pleased you enjoyed our New Year's Eve Ball.

Reviewed 2 December 2015

Inside a golf club, staff and service excellent. Food was on a par with most good restaurants, not outstanding but very good. Prices are excellent. Would definitely visit again.

Thank Peter_and_Tina
Jennie N, Manager at Sands Lounge & Balcony Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2015

I would like to thank you for your very positive comments, and delighted that you had a good experience at Bishopswood. I look forward to welcoming you back in the near future

Reviewed 15 November 2015

We were the first seating for Sunday lunch at 12pm. Menu was limited with 3 choices for each course. Deconstructed prawn cocktail was disappointing in size, game terrine was if anything too big but lacked quality and the butternut squash soup was tasty but needed...More

1  Thank HeddyChris
Jennie N, Manager at Sands Lounge & Balcony Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2015

Thank you for taking the time to give us your opinion and I'm sorry that we did not perform to your expectation on this occasion. Our Sunday lunch menu varies each week and only ever has three choices per course. I have discussed your review...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 04:00
10:00 - 05:00
10:00 - 08:00
10:00 - 08:00
10:00 - 08:00
10:00 - 06:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bishopswood Lane | Bishopswood Golf Course, Tadley RG26 4AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Tadley
  • Phone Number: +44 118 940 8600
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A warm and friendly welcome is guaranteed at Bishopswood Golf Course which is situated on the North Hampshire West Berkshire border. Located in Tadley we are just 15 minutes drive from Basingstoke, Newbury and Reading. We offer a range of services including room hire for meetings and parties, a fully stocked bar serving both hot and cold drinks, breakfast, lunch and dinner, a 9-hole golf course, golf lessons and an all-weather driving range. Bishopswood's stunning bar and lounge is open to all. With its own balcony overlooking the golf course, welcoming atmosphere and top quality food, it will not disappoint. The menu gives plenty of choice and contains a number of traditional favourites and some chef specials; we also have a mouth-watering selection of desserts to choose from. All our dishes are prepared and cooked fresh on site by our team of qualified chefs. Please check our opening hours as they are seasonal.
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