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The Freke Arms

££ - £££, British,
B4019, Swindon, England
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“steak” (17 reviews)
“potato wedges” (2 reviews)
“banoffee pie” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
B4019, Swindon, England
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Good Food and drink, nice and clean, good service. advise get there early, nice people. very larg car park. and beer garden

Thank lilyxfred
Reviewed 3 May 2018

we had lunch for three two of us ate from the lunch menu 3 course all freshly made very good quality food ,My husband had a chicken curry plus starter three drinks All for under 50 pounds which i thought was very good value for...More

Thank pennyles515
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights, lovely quiet camp site and pub, super staff and food, would recommend to anyone, Only downside was travelling around, luckily our daughter was in the area to ferry us around the lovely Cotswolds

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 12 April 2018

We visited in the evening to celebrate a family birthday. The menu was varied enough so that everyone had a choice. The chef was happy to cook something off the menu for the one person who did not like anything on the menu. The recipient...More

Thank fersmeare
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Had a revisit tonight , we had a rump steak and a grilled chicken breast both £11.95 . Good sized portions again no problems there, my only moan was the rump steak a bit chewy (which it can be sometimes ) . I do like...More

Thank Rover201457
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Lunch time special two courses for about £8. Pleasant environment, clean and tidy Staff who really want to help Good size portions of well cooked food Speedy Service Easy Parking Located Mid way betwixt Highworth and Blunsdon so easy to get to

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 28 February 2018

We visited again to make sure the first time was not just a lucky meal . We ordered a ham,eggs and chips and sausages and mash . They arrived after some 10 minutes and the portion size was enough for four people not two ....More

Thank Rover201457
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

The lady behind the bar with blonde hair,very rude and blunt,not very welcoming,however food was nice especially the pudding.

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 18 February 2018

My friends and I went here on Saturday lunch, there is a Chinese menu on offer, didn't really expect it in a country pub! I really like crispy chilli beef, it's my fav Chinese food, the one here was different, proper steak strips which tasted...More

Thank r0bertbaker
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We went to the Freke Arms as we were looking for somewhere a bit different that made good food. We knew a few people who had been here a few years ago and said it was really good. It is labelled as a ‘Gastropub’ and,...More

Thank European-Bookworm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:30
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18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: B4019, Swindon, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon
  • Phone Number: 01793-76-22-97
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