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The Cotswold Arms


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Spent our first evening in Burford here! The perfect Cotswold pub! food was so good! and had a live band which was great! would definetly return and recommend during your stay!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sophie251094
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visit this pub annually as a coach group on our way home from Cheltenham races on St Patrick’s Thursday and look forward to the friendly atmosphere there and having an enjoyable evening with local customers and other punters enjoying the music, craic and banter...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank FrankO111
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good atmosphere staff very good and food was very good we had soup with crusty bread and butter followed by gammon steak which came with 2 fried eggs and plenty of crunchy chips I have to say the gammon was enormous you really could...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Ed H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went twice while on holiday in the area. Have been previously when staying locally and good to find that the food is still excellent. The food is great quality with good sized portions and is priced accordingly. Is busy whenever we've been so would recommend...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Carol S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a lovely Sunday evening meal. The food was first class and the only complaint was that my partners fish was too big! Good choice of beers and the staff were very friendly and attentive.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank mark k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a visit to the Cotswold Wildlife Park, we headed into Burford for lunch. There must have been at least a dozen pubs and restaurants in the main high street or just beyond and, despite TripAdviser listings to the contrary, all but one had no...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank samh171
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was absolutely delicious and very generous portion sizes with a lovely cozy atmosphere. Waitress (Molly I believe) was very welcoming and couldn’t do enough for us - asking the kitchen if we could swap things on dishes. We were very impressed and have decided...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lindsayw18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After walking around this fantastic town, we popped in The Cotswold Arms for drinks. What a charming, old pub this is. The bar stools, so comfy. So good to see old pubs like this one still. We only stopped for drinks, but would come back,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank omega132857
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had visited the Cotswolds Wildlife park in the morning and fancied somewhere for lunch. We ended up in Burford, about a 5 minute drive from the park. Lots of dog friendly pubs and free parking nearby. The Cotswold Arms grabbed our attention as they...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JMoore1209
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

Went for a Sunday roast, we were the first people in there today...the barman was very attentive explained the menu thoroughly and quickly got us our drinks. My partner wanted her beef well done which he said wouldn’t be a problem. My starter was tomato...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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