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Reviewed 20 December 2020 via mobile

While we visited under COVID restrictions we were made to feel welcome, the hobgoblin ales were excellent and the pub grub was reasonably priced

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 7 November 2020

The man running the show tried his hardest to give us good attention but the place was a bit run down and the menu un- inspiring! I had a steak which was o.k.ish.... it was so much better at the Lamb in Rissington!

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 26 October 2020 via mobile

After a long day and journey this place was ideal for a first night meal, the food was typical pub grub and the service was excellent.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 13 October 2020 via mobile

Arriving in Bourton-on-the-Water after a lengthy drive. Energy low - Hunger high. Got in easily, food and ice cold beer. Slav (The chap serving) is very pleasant. Would I go again? Yep. Will we go again before we leave? Yes Would I recommend this place?...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Wander815765, General Manager at Kingsbridge Inn Bourton on the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2020

We are really happy that You have enjoyed the visit in our pub!

Reviewed 9 October 2020

First night there we eat here the food was great the staff checked us in and registered us re government guidelines the food was great the service wonderful and the staff very customer friendly

Date of visit: October 2020
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Wander815765, General Manager at Kingsbridge Inn Bourton on the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2020

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 3 October 2020 via mobile

The pub is close to the river which is nice but there isn't really much interest to eat here. As a vegan I ordered a vegan burger, happy to find a place where they serve vegan burger but it was one of the tasteless vegan...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Wander815765, General Manager at Kingsbridge Inn Bourton on the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2020

Thank you for your comments, please accept our apologies for your disappointing visit. we will do our best make improvements based on the issues raised and sorted. I will raise the feedback you have provided with our Head Chef.Thank you providing this information so we...More

Reviewed 18 September 2020

Staff at this pub will make you welcome with a smile and give you the best of service ! Food as you would expect for a pub, well presented and a good variety on the menu. Very Covid aware with all precautions in place.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Wander815765, General Manager at Kingsbridge Inn Bourton on the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2020

Thank you so much for your kind words, it means a lot and we hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 13 September 2020

Ideal position for a refreshing drink and meal in the garden . Sadly the controls of covid positive protection seemed only Best to be a screened bar. the small bar was busy of people getting their own drinks with no masks required. Sat in the...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Wander815765, General Manager at Kingsbridge Inn Bourton on the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2020

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we are doing our best during a very difficult time. Every guest is requested to sanitise on entrance and guest are being seated by member of staff. All tables are wiped down with sanitiser before...More

Reviewed 9 September 2020 via mobile

Came here whilst visiting the area. We sat outside in an area that was ok. Chose our food from the menu, which we had to find ourselves, not ideal during covid and social distancing, but had no choice as there was nobody to ask. The...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Wander815765, General Manager at Kingsbridge Inn Bourton on the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2020

Thank you for your comments. Please accept our apologies for the shortfalls. We will do our upmost to ensure that the issues raised are addressed as quickly as possible.

Reviewed 4 September 2020

Not the friendliest welcome. Order at the bar if you can ever get there, queue 20 minutes long. Missing items on the children’s menu then still managed to get the order wrong. Some waiters brought food to families where others left it on a table...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Wander815765, General Manager at Kingsbridge Inn Bourton on the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2020

Sorry you did not enjoy your experience, as you could see we are still busy and a queue at the bar is quite normal on a dry weekend. With limited space inside it is the only fair way of ensuring everyone is served in turn....More

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mhind801
10 May 2017|
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Response from speedy854 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - Bourton is very, very dog friendly and the landlord has two spaniels of this own so very happy to see dogs on leads.
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mhind801
10 May 2017|
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Hi there, yes dogs are welcome in the pub.
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    How is Kingsbridge Inn Bourton on the Water rated?
    Kingsbridge Inn Bourton on the Water is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 3.5
    • Service: 3.5
    • Value: 3.5
    • Atmosphere: 3.5