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Tunnel House Inn

££ - £££, British,
Tarlton Road | Coates, Cirencester GL7 6PW, England
+44 1285 770702
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“veggie burger” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
“sunday roast” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
Tarlton Road | Coates, Cirencester GL7 6PW, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Escaped the home front with eldest son for a pint and bangers and mash wonderful place road a bit bouncy but part of the experience

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tom P
Prince_of_Ales, Owner at Tunnel House Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Tom P, Thanks for making the journey. We hope to see you again soon. Sam

Reviewed 13 December 2018

We recently held our company Christmas lunch here and were very impressed, particularly by the fact that the brussel sprouts were cooked perfectly! I would highly recommend the food, service and venue. Thank you Mark and team!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DanellaW
Prince_of_Ales, Owner at Tunnel House Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2018

Dear Danella, Thank you so much for your kind review, it was a pleasure to serve you. Merry Christmas Sam

Reviewed 5 December 2018

friendly and welcoming lovely open fire. Just had drinks but lots of people were eating and it all looked good. Right next to the canel for a little walk.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank coraflower
Prince_of_Ales, Owner at Tunnel House Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

Thank you, next time do join us for lunch. Sam

Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Huge, delicious Sunday roast in this lovely country pub. Great service and definitely the best pub roast I’ve ever had.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Victoria W
Prince_of_Ales, Owner at Tunnel House Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

Dear Victoria W, Such a delight to have you and your charming friend to the Tunnel House, we look forward to welcoming you back here very soon. Sam

Reviewed 26 November 2018

Great service and food in an historical building. The atmosphere in this largely original and unspoiled building is excellent. The location next to the Sapperton Canal Tunnel is a must for canal enthusiasts to see an amazing example of the huge engineering feats created by...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Davidst916
Prince_of_Ales, Owner at Tunnel House Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Agreed, the pub and the Tunnel itself are fabulous. Thank you for coming. Sam

Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

A lovely Cotswold pub, located beside the entrance to the Sapperton Canal tunnel. Well worth a visit to sample it's mang beers, menu and especially during the summer, its large pub garden. Always used to offer the best Brie, bacon and cranberry sandwich.... Mmmm

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 786geoffs
Prince_of_Ales, Owner at Tunnel House Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

We still do a delicious bacon, brie and cranberry sandwich. Sam

Reviewed 13 November 2018

We were travelling in the area and fancied a pub lunch and turned o9ff the main road and followed the signs for The Tunnel House Inn. We travelled for some time down country tracks but very pleased we persevered as the pub is and interesting...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rob0853
Prince_of_Ales, Owner at Tunnel House Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Dear Rob, Thank you very much for your kind words, we are delighted that you persisted and came down out track. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Sam

Reviewed 25 October 2018

Four of us sat down for lunch after a wonderful walk. Two of us ate roast pork and two ate roast beef. The helpings were large and there were ample vegetables (unlike many places). The staff were friendly, the bill was reasonable and the whole...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank michaelmari0n
Prince_of_Ales, Owner at Tunnel House Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Dear Michael, Thank you so much for your kind words, we are delighted that you came to the Tunnel and had such a lovely time, we look forward to welcoming you again soon. Sam

Reviewed 10 October 2018

Sadly we couldn't eat- they had just lost their chef. But it's a marvellous place to visit anyway , and the beer was great You go along a very long detour off the road , but once you get there its a marvellous setting by...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Neil H
Prince_of_Ales, Owner at Tunnel House Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

I am so sorry that you couldn't eat, our chef is still here. Delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Sam

Reviewed 3 October 2018

We stumbled across the pub whilst driving home and decided to stop for a drink and ended up stopping for dinner with 5 children in tow. You feel like you are in the middle of nowhere here. The pub is very cosy whilst still feeling...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank joanne p
Prince_of_Ales, Owner at Tunnel House Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words, we look forward to welcoming you all back again soon. Sam

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skent12018
3 September 2018|
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Response from Prince_of_Ales | Property representative |
Sadly we don't have any accommodation, however there are plenty of places to stay nearby. There are several holiday lettings in Tarlton, there are hotels in Cirencester, the nearby Thames Head Inn has B&B rooms if you want... More
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Jenny S
19 April 2018|
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Response from Prince_of_Ales | Property representative |
Yes there is in the massive garden, come on down and check it out. Sam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tarlton Road | Coates, Cirencester GL7 6PW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cirencester
  • Phone Number: +44 1285 770702
  • E-mail
Description
The epitome of Cotswold charm, the Tunnel House Inn has the roaring fires and delicious food to warm you in the winter with a large garden to keep you occupied in the summer. Venture down the long track and you will find yourself in an enchanted and secluded spot.
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