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We are a small but perfectly formed independent pub situated in the heart of Cheltenham and run by ourselves since 2003. Whilst we’re small in size we are big on atmosphere and friendliness. We’re very lucky to serve some amazing drinks from our local independent producers in Gloucestershire and its surrounding counties, craft beers, real ciders, artisan spirits, delicious softs and a really lovely selection of natural wines. We also serve amazing, authentic, high quality Thai food seven days a week. Our wonderful Thai chefs cook with care and love and produce delicious classics and specials from their little kitchen. We’d love to welcome you to our pub for a drink and catch up with friends
PRICE RANGE
£6 - £18
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Dog Friendly
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for a family dinner and enjoyed the experience. Great pub with excellent Thai food and very dog friendly. Reasonably priced drinks and very good friendly service. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous food and beer! We had the lamb rendang and the sweet and sour mixed vegetable stir fry. The Deya brewery beer and the laser juice beer were very drinkable too! Very prompt service on a busy Saturday night, and a very friendly set of...staff too. We will be backMore

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fabulous evening we just had. The food was amazing and the staff were great. Two of our party are gluten intolerant and the staff double checked and changed a few things so we all had the meals we wanted. They also had a...great range of alcohol free beer. We will definitely be back.More

Date of visit: January 2024
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Ed Anderson, Owner at The Vine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind review, we can't wait to welcome you back!

Reviewed 19 December 2023

It was a good meal, plenty of choices, interesting food - we had a good night and if you like spice have a Devil curry. Service was a bit slow initially but very friendly and helpful

Date of visit: December 2023
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Ed Anderson, Owner at The Vine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hopefully you'll be back in town soon! Thanks for the kind review.

Reviewed 1 December 2023

Cannot praise this venue enough. Service at the bar and at the table was very good. Food was excellent. Well done guys! Thoroughly enjoyable.

Date of visit: December 2023
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Ed Anderson, Owner at The Vine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, we hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 11 September 2023 via mobile

Was very impressed with the food, as per usual, and a great selection of local beers. The service was great; the staff were friendly, polite and helpful. Couldn’t recommend enough, will definitely be returning !

Date of visit: September 2023
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Reviewed 9 September 2023

Perhaps the most disappointing Thai meal we’ve ever had…… chicken satay was, I suspect, cheap preformed chicken and the penang curry was very watery and over sweet my pad Thai was ok but the tofu was so greasy I couldn’t eat it What a shame...as due so many good reviews, we thought we were in for a treat We won’t go backMore

Date of visit: September 2023
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Reviewed 15 June 2023

A pub, Thai food? Don’t be fooled, this pub serves amazing Thai food with a huge variety of different dishes. I had chicken basil, my husband red curry, both perfect. Well done The Vine

Date of visit: June 2023
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Reviewed 29 May 2023

What a place! Been here numerous times for their delicious Thai food but on this occasion we held our sons 2nd birthday party here on a sunday. Was an amazing Sunday dinner! Potatoes were crispy and fluffy and the beef melted in your mouth. We...had exclusive use of the ‘snug’ and even had decorations. Nothing was too much bother for the staff, they were absolutely amazing and accommodating. They really can cater for anyone and everyone and any occasion. Can’t recommend enough if you are looking for a small, intimate party or a nice date night!More

Date of visit: March 2023
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Reviewed 14 May 2023 via mobile

Great food in a friendly venue. Well priced, well spiced. It’s a lovely informal Thai restaurant. Good service. The Vine is a pub….but it’s so much more that a boozer. Good drink variety. It’s we established, and we’ll regarded. Not a gamble!

Date of visit: May 2023
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Reviewed 24 March 2023

Next level good,best Thai food in Cheltenham by a country mile.Staff and service also excellent.Would definitely go again

Date of visit: December 2022
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Reviewed 16 March 2023

Group of three lads over from Ireland for race week. What a lovely restaurant & bar in a great central location. Race week in Cheltenham so the town was busy & we were lucky to get dinner & breakfast reservations. Thai meal was really good,...lovely atmosphere in the restaurant. Breakfast was excellent, we had the half English which was very good & all meals & drinks were priced reasonably. However the best part of the experience was meeting the owner Marcus who was an absolute gentleman & couldn’t help us enough, very friendly & took time out to chat even though it was a busy time for him. The Vine is perfect for drinks & meals & a cosy atmosphere, would highly recommend We are already looking forward to visiting next March during race weekMore

Date of visit: March 2023
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Reviewed 26 February 2023 via mobile

The Vine is rightfully renowned for its excellent Thai food; and the new offering of a Sunday roast dinner is totally in keeping with its fine reputation. Very generous portions, cooked to perfection: the beef was cooked with real care and a wide selection of...vegetables added to a tremendous dish. The vegetarian options also looked equally impressive. I’d also recommend one of the many delicious wines that have also been added to their repertoire!More

Date of visit: February 2023
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Reviewed 19 February 2023 via mobile

We took a chance on the Vine for Sunday lunch as we aren’t from the area but after a chat with the owner decided to pop in & try their new lunch menu (we understand they are well known for Thai food) Anyway after a...warm welcome we all opted for the roast beef dinner. 3 of us opted not to have the cauliflower cheese option & were each offered an alternative which was a welcome touch. We found ourselves a table & the friendly waitress brought us water to accompany our lunch and drinks. Lunch arrived quickly & we were not disappointed. There was plenty of everything and everything was perfectly cooked from the tender beef to the crunchy roast potatoes. It’s without doubt the best Sunday lunch Ive ever had in a pub and if we were local we’d definitely be regulars. If you are looking for s decent filling meal with quality ingredients at a reasonable price then definitely give this place a try. Id also recommend trying one of their decent local ales or something from Theo selection of wines. I should also add that you’ll receive a very warm welcome from the staff who are genuinely interested in your feedback and custom. It’s a shame there are more of these local independent places out there or indeed in my local area as they’d go down a storm as did their dinner and dessert with 4 hard to please Sunday lunch ladies.More

Date of visit: February 2023
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Reviewed 16 February 2023

I've visited The Vine in Cheltenham many times and have always had a great experience. Their Thai food is amazing and recently I tried their Sunday roast, which was delicious. The atmosphere is cozy and the staff are friendly and attentive. The location is also...convenient, close to the car park and the center of Cheltenham. Overall, I highly recommend The Vine for their delicious food, friendly staff, and convenient location. It's a great place to enjoy a meal with friends or family and I will definitely be returning.More

Date of visit: February 2023
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The Vine is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5