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The Masons Arms

££ - £££, British,
Banbury Road | Swerford, Chipping Norton OX7 4AP, England
+44 1608 683212
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“beef cobbler” (5 reviews)
“pudding” (16 reviews)
“sunday roast” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Banbury Road | Swerford, Chipping Norton OX7 4AP, England
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1 - 10 of 323 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped into the Masons for the first time in 3 years. Staff were friendly and helpful, good seafood menu and well priced. The service was quick, menu has something for everyone (unless you hate fish) portions good as well. On the downside the Decor looking...More

Thank beatlejuice01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst looking for somewhere to eat, on our way back from the Cotswolds. Wow! We weren't disappointed! This is an excellent restaurant, that specialised in home cooked fish dishes, one of which I enjoyed. My girlfriend had a steak, which was cooked to perfection. Certainly...More

Thank james17965
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off at lunchtime . Excellent food , and a lovely server in Hannah . The beef cobbler and the ploughmans are highly recommended

Thank pipps1947
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Had a 2 course weekday special and enjoyed both the starter and the juicy Lucy burger for main. Unfortunately, having started with the bread and olives I couldn't complete my main course. Staff friendly and helpful, a very enjoyable evening out.

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Very varied menu,especially of seafood dishes,well presented at reasonable cost.Comfortable relaxed surroundings to enjoy a drink,and conversation. .

Thank snowy202
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We went for the two course for £16.95. Our starters were good but the mains were dry. Its a nice place but not sure its worth the money.

Thank Rosie L
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Event was my wife's birthday & since she loves her fish, the Masons was the perfect place to go. Personally, I can't eat fish but there are great alternatives (mine was a lamb shank "cake" starter followed by Oxford chicken - chicken, cheese & bacon...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Stopped off here for lunch whilst travelling between appointments. The building is charming, the staff pleasant and helpful, the menu extensive, and although a little on the expensive side, the food is fresh and beautifully presented. The drinks list, especially the wine list, is top...More

1  Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We were very surprised to find a restaurant in this area that specializes in fish dishes of this quality. I especially enjoyed the Goan cod curry.

Thank galleon1
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We have eaten here with family on several occasions and always enjoyed the experience but on our last visit , again with family for Sunday Lunch, it can only be described as a huge disappointment. Some of our party ordered Tiger Prawns deep fried in...More

Thank gloworm53
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 18:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Banbury Road | Swerford, Chipping Norton OX7 4AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Chipping Norton
  • Phone Number: +44 1608 683212
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