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2 Frogden Road | East Wichel, Swindon, England
+44 1793 688766
12:00 - 22:30
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Myself and my partner have been here several times because the food is quite nice, especially considering the value but the service is nearly always shocking or even non existent. On our most recent visit we counted 4 staff who walked straight past us and actually felt like they were avoiding us. The manager eventually came over and offered drinks... More 

Thank Dom K
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Me and my fiancé visited here a couple of weeks ago and was very disappointed. We used to come here at least once a week but we will not be returning. We asked for ketchup and mayo and got given mayo and bbq. I ordered a chicken passanda and it tasted very tomatoey. Then I found a hair in it... More 

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Everleigh, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Saturday lunch time but the place was not full. Good menu and lots of specials on the board. Well decorated and roomy new place however they seem under staffed. Our waiter tried hard but everything seemed slow and heard several other complaints about slow delivery of food. Good rather over cooked so disappointing overall.

Thank Peter E
Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Visited with a friend. Was my second visit and was much better than the last time last year (new management?). Food was excellent and the staff extremely friendly. Tables nice and clean, no stickiness! Definitely recommend to everyone.

Thank Lucy W
Wanaka, New Zealand
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100 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Fish & chip meal and steak pie meal were huge and delicious. So much better than I expected for this type of establishment. The service could have been better. Although the waitress was only about 16, she could have learnt manners and hoe to smile. Clean place, lots of parking

Thank Foodlover438
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

As we came into the bar/restaurant we were told it was a table service. However, we were made to wait 15 mins before even being asked for a drinks order! Made to wait over 15 mins for our first drink to be delivered!! The 30 mins it has taken to get a drink I would've been on my second by... More 

Thank Stuart G
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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140 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

Slightly disappointed with our visit here. The food was ok but the service was very poor. They were not very busy but we had to wait ages to be served. The pub is fine, good parking, good location and good choice of food. We have been to other similar Marstons pubs and all have been better than this one.

Thank Alan25252525
Swindon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

Have been going here since it opened had not been for 5 months decided to go today and wish I hadn't bothered the service was slow one waitress to 10 tables waited 20 mins to be asked if we wanted a drink then another 20 mins to order food yes it is good value for food 2 4 one but... More 

Thank Tina F
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

This place is such a waste on a new estate,The place is dirty and mis managed,food and service was not good and we will never return again,avoid and hopefully marstons will do some thing with the management which is non existent and a manager who is clearly out of his depth.

Thank Bradley R
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

My first and last trip to the bayberry whilst the food was ok the service was shocking they just were out of their depth and had no idea how to wait a table. Shown to our table told someone would take our order 30 mins later I went to the bar to ask if we could order. Order taken 15... More 

Thank Kat S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Frogden Road | East Wichel, Swindon, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon
  • Phone Number: +44 1793 688766

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?