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The Royal Oak at Burford

££ - £££, British,
26 Witney Street, Burford OX18 4SN, England
+44 1993 823278
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies” (101 reviews)
“game pie” (17 reviews)
Opens in 15 min
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
26 Witney Street, Burford OX18 4SN, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The food served here is very good especially their famous pies and the beer is good too! Excellent value for money. What more can you ask for??

Thank Mike J
Reviewed 1 week ago

As soon as we walked in it was obvious that The Royal Oak is a 'watertight ship'. Could not fault any aspect, great service, well kept casks & really lovely quality comfort food. We settled for the Steak & Ale Pie which was plentiful &...More

Thank george b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Burford has lots of options. On the strength of TA reviews, we sought the Royal Oak and are very glad we did. Staff make such a difference and quality staff were on hand when we visited. A good selection of ales and a better selection...More

Thank Pi31415
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spend two night there for a wedding down the road. What a lovely place run by lovely people and somewhere I would love to return. Outstanding food washed down with a wonderful pint. Many Thanks for your outstanding hospitality and would love to see you...More

Thank Owainstanford
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good service and good quality food. Beer, pies and chunky chips all very good. Filled up very quickly after 1pm so recommend booking for Sunday lunch

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I returned here after 18 months especially for the steak & ale pie. It's still just as good. It is a popular pub so booking is advisable.

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love to come here for steak. No frills this pub serves good food and doesn't try to fancy it up. right in burford

Thank Melissa Q
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying in Burford for 4 nights.We visited on our second night and all four of us thoroughly enjoyed our meals.We had between us the steak and ale pie,the lamb dish and our wives had the Thai curry. On our last night,we returned and...More

1  Thank djhDerbyUk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate dinner as a change of pace from eating at our Bay Tree lodging. We saw Royal Oak Pubs/Restaurants in at least five other England towns that we visited. My wife and I had the following and our ratings are: 5 - Chicken &...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really glad we decided to make the drive out to burford to visit the royal oak. 4 of us popped in for dinner and found a great example of a simple menu done really, really well. The pies were exceptional. Gorgeous pastry filled right to...More

Thank Martin F
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19 January 2018|
Response from Millie S | Reviewed this property |
They do Chris, if you go to food and drink at the top of their website it lists the menu options :) Hope this helps
Amy L
12 August 2017|
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Response from Marki1997 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry unsure
Non J
11 July 2017|
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Response from duncanrgeorge70 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, dogs are allowed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Witney Street, Burford OX18 4SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Burford
  • Phone Number: +44 1993 823278
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We are a family run pub, just off the high street in Burford. We offer home cooked pub food served by friendly staff and you will always receive a warm welcome.
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