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The Queens Head

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The Square, Stow-on-the-Wold, England
+44 1451 830563
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Corsham, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Traditional English pub. Warm and welcoming atmosphere. Good service. Excellent menu at reasonable prices as was the beer. Clearly popular with locals - not a tourist trap.

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Delaware
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93 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We felt as though we'd stepped back in time as we sat in the bay window of this pub on Stiw's square. Service was friendly and prompt and the proprietor gave excellent guidance on local ales. Food was good, not as good as Kings Arms.

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We popped in on a Sunday evening for a bite to eat and were pleasantly surprised to find a varied menu and they still had some Sunday roasts on the menu. The roast beef was excellent, very moist with a proper Yorkshire pudding and nice fresh veg. The steaks were of very good quality and wolfed down as was the... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We pre-booked for late lunch Saturday as a handy meeting point for family. Staff were friendly and helpful and our drinks and food order taken in good time even though we did not all arrive together. The specials board offered something a bit different without going all gastro pub/over priced which can happen in the area as we live fairly... More 

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Thank Maggie176
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great pub with tasty home cooked food. Staff were very welcoming, dogs are allowed and the menu was varied and great prices! Would definitely recommend!

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Thank Shelley R
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed dinner here the other evening. The beer ( Donnington Best Bitter) was very good and the food excellent. I had a homemade Steak Ale and Mustard Pie. It was delicious. Lovely pastry and excellent quality beef.

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Thank Ian B
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time to this pub and wasn't disappointed. Friendly staff, nice, simple but good food. Will definitely visit again.

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Thank Lorraine P
Oviedo, Spain
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well here's a funny thing. We visited our friends in the Cotswolds last November and went for dinner at the Queens Head. It was a cold miserable midweek evening and there were very few other diners in attendance. We, however, had a very nice meal and were charmed by Ralf, the performing pub dog. Upon visiting our friends again last... More 

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England
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77 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in for a drink 4/4. Definitely worth a visit for a drink or to eat. Unfortunately, we weren't staying in the area late enough to have our evening meal. The guy on the bar was very friendly and welcoming. Great service. Would definitely return in we were in the area.

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Egham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Turned up with friends in Stow looking for a cup of tea (know this is a big ask in Britain after 4pm!) and went to the Queens Head. Was told no tea unless we had it with food. We would have stayed for supper afterwards as the men wanted a pint but the" welcome" we received put us off. Luckily... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Stow-on-the-Wold, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Stow-on-the-Wold
  • Phone Number: +44 1451 830563

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?