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Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 9 January 2024

What a lovely little gem! Having met friends here for lunch after a walk, we were blown away by the quality of the food and the service. I had the brisket bourguignon and it was to die for! The service from Kai was exceptional, he...really made the afternoon with his great sense of humour and great service. Highly recommend this place, well done guys!More

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 18 October 2023 via mobile

Very nice Village restaurant with nice staff, an excellent menu choice , very eatable,excellent food. Thoroughly recommended. Visit the Walgrave 'Royal Oak'

Date of visit: October 2023
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Reviewed 12 September 2023

Fantastic meal with wonderful friendly service. Roasts were amazing with fresh vegetables and plenty of meat. Lovely atmosphere and not hurried at all. Dog made welcome too.

Date of visit: September 2023
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Reviewed 18 June 2023

Compliments to the chef, meat cooked to perfection, very friendly staff and excellent service. 😁⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Date of visit: June 2023
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Reviewed 14 November 2022

Visiting friends locally we looked for a cosy friendly pub for Sunday roast - we couldn’t have chosen better. The staff were friendly and helpful and the roast Sunday lunches delicious. Thank you!

Date of visit: November 2022
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Reviewed 5 November 2022 via mobile

My partner and I along with the dog decided to pop in for a lunch time meal having looked at the reviews. We found the staff really friendly, a nice welcome and a nice menu. Reasonable prices. We were certainly not let down and both...our meals were superb. Cooked and presented lovely, hot and good size portions. Well done and we will certainly be back and recommending to others.More

Date of visit: November 2022
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Reviewed 31 July 2022 via mobile

We love this place & visited for a Sunday lunch for our nephews birthday. The food was great, really tasty & so much veg to share. We took along a birthday cake which we expected just to be brought out on the tray we took...it on, but no! The staff brought it out singing happy birthday, all beautifully presented on a cake display & decorated around with freeze dried strawberries & icing sugar, with the candles carefully positioned. Such attention to detail & thoughtful. Thank you for a lovely meal.More

Date of visit: July 2022
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Reviewed 6 May 2022

Popped in for a pint and a light lunch, fish cake and salad. It was excellent. Will be back. Service was so friendly, nothing too much trouble.

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 8 February 2022

The food was really nice, service was really good too. Unfortunately we went during restriction time, so we had to sit outside, and it was really cold with the wind even in the summer!

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 6 January 2022 via mobile

we were given a very warm welcome by the lovely young bar man and waitress. our food was top quality home cooked british pub grub. real fire was another treat.

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 17 September 2020 via mobile

Went here last night as we have just moved into the village. It was a wonderful warm welcome and a very friendly place. A lovely choice of ales and the the food was absolutely gorgeous. Will definitely be heading back and will definitely recommend!!

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 10 August 2020 via mobile

This is our restaurant of choice for quality and service in a real old fashioned pub in a quiet village. Ian the landlord keeps a good choice of well kept beers and John the chef produces the magic from the kitchen and regularly comes into...the dining area to make sure all is wellMore

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 10 August 2020 via mobile

My wife and I were staying locally and chose here for Sunday lunch. Covid restrictions were in place but handled excellently by the staff. Talking of whom, the staff were wonderfully friendly, warm and welcoming. We ate from the fixed price Sunday menu, £19 for...three courses. The local paté was superbly tasty with a truly delicious onion relish. The mains were excellent, with the largest Yorkshire pudding I've ever seen, and we finished with a sundae. Excellent value, great service - and good local beer. It's such a shame that the pub was nearly empty because this is a great place and I wouldn't hesitate to return. Highly recommended.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 27 June 2020 via mobile

We have just had a take away from the Royal Oak in Walgrave, absolutely brilliant! Best cod & chips we have had in a long time!

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 19 April 2020

My wife usually cooks fish and chips once a week with frozen fish from the supermarket. This week we decided to have a takeaway fish and chip dinner from the Royal Oak Walgrave. Superb, the fish was exceptional. Compared to the Royal Oak fish our...usual frozen stuff tastes like cardboard, I'm probably being unfair to cardboard.More

Date of visit: April 2020
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  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5