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Helen Browning's Royal Oak

££ - £££, British,
Cues Lane | Bishopstone, Swindon SN6 8PP, England
+44 1793 790481
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (27 reviews)
“hake” (9 reviews)
“ragu” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Cues Lane | Bishopstone, Swindon SN6 8PP, England
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1 - 10 of 338 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I went with a group of friends for an evening meal.It was Saturday so every table was taken so pre-booking is essential. We had a table in the resently refurbished area.The decoration was of a high standard and comfortable. Despite being full the service was...More

Thank john w
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I’ve just been treated to a weekend here for my birthday and it was fantastic. Great atmosphere in the pub on both nights and the food is quite simply some of the best I’ve ever eaten, the room we stayed in (Kate’s Folly) was gorgeous...More

Thank Nic_Fletcher1811
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped here for one night to break up our journey between South Wales and London, as close to the M4. The Royal Oak is part of a family owned organic farm, village pub and B and B business about six miles out into the...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wandered in without a booking (not always the best thing to do) but looked after superbly. Shown to a table for 3 by the fire in a country pub which was surprisingly busy for a Monday lunchtime. Calamari with samphire to start was absolutely delicious....More

Thank Spider77777
Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend of mine recommended H Browning's Royal Oak, so I decided to book a table for my husband's birthday, we had invited friends for the week-end and we were all looking forward to our evening.The menu looked very nice, good balanced menu between meat...More

Thank nitarosecannon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly and helpful staff - great overall ambience BUT extremely disappointing meal We were expecting great things - a premium meal for a premium price. We dined on Sunday November 12th and both chose a roast. I had belly pork my partner went for...More

Thank RichZ123
Reviewed 1 week ago

Surprising and thrilling stay at Helen Browning’s Royal Oak pub and hotel. Booked a couple of rooms to visit family near by and we were delighted by everything at the hotel. Rooms were of an extremely high standard, stylish, chic and spotlessly clean. Wonderful organic...More

Thank JO J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice little village pub, canteen style, staff welcoming and friendly, good menu and staff went out of their way to have a miniumum of 3 vegan options available ( and not salads) reasonable pricing and will defensively go there again ..........

Thank ashley d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for an early dinner. Dog friendly and people friendly! Large carpark and in a quaint village. Tim and the other waiting fabulous waiting staff we were lucky to have waiting on us were attentive and welcoming. The meal we ordered consisted of crab...More

Thank buzzybuzzy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First impressions were really good. A lovely setting and a picturesque place. It was the sort of menu where you choose by elimination - reject what you don't want until you only have one dish left. Prices were high which is ok if the food...More

Thank Emerlist
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cues Lane | Bishopstone, Swindon SN6 8PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon
  • Phone Number: +44 1793 790481
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Food from our own organic farm, seven days a week, lunch and supper. Sunday lunches till 6pm in winter, 7pm in summer
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