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My Great Grandfather's

84 Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RX, England
+44 1684 292687
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (35 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (25 reviews)
“prawn cocktail” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
84 Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in Tewkesbury for 4 days. This was the best food we had. More expensive than the other restaurants we used, but well worth the extra. Fantastic prawn cocktail to start - not like any other prawn cocktail I've ever had.Everything about the restaurant was...More

Thank SteveJaneBromleyUK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm an infrequent reviewer on TripAdvisor but this weekend we visited Tewkesbury and, in the space of a day had 2 experiences that compelled me to write: one wonderful (this one) and one terrible (separate review). This restaurant is tiny and not cheap but the...More

Thank DJ2211
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is the only reason I would come back to Tewkesbury. Every last morsel of food on each plate was delicious.

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited last weekend for my birthday and was taken back by just how exceptional the food was with service to match! The set menu was excellent making our dinner at My Great Grandfather’s the highlight of the weekend. Will definitely be back again.

Thank Littlewood4289
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

We came here for a celebratory meal and it was fantastic. I haven’t been to this place for years and was slightly worried it would underwhelm but it really didn’t. I had the Brie and the Chateu Briand (apologies for the spelling!) and both were...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 11 May 2018

What a delightful find in the middle of nowhere. Enormous portions of delicious food served by the chef's wife. Would definitely return.

Thank jimmy_strauss
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Chose this restaurant from reviews on Trip Advisor and was not disappointed. Discreet, helpful service with food that was cooked to perfection and deliciously combined. The freshly baked bread was a delight in itself and the souffle served with the main course was risen beautifully....More

Thank flyingpigfarm
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We arrived early evening (about 6pm Friday) and had a choice of table. Warm fire in restaurant. Type of Chardonnay explained in detail by chef's wife (waitress). Beautiful food, well presented and obviously freshly cooked to perfection. Restaurant well lighted - not gloomy. A real...More

Thank J0hnP2
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We were greeted warmly as we entered this cosy restaurant. We were seated at a quiet table close to a lovely fire. The service was attentive all evening and made us feel relaxed. The amuse bouche of tomato soup was pleasant with beautiful homemade bread....More

Thank Maggid62
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

A small intimate venue with a really friendly welcome. We had the 3 course menu, which was a perfect amount. The service was lovely and friendly, a nice personal feel. A little gem to find in Tewkesbury.

Thank Declan S
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JensFoodBlog
6 March 2018|
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Response from gsdsxm | Reviewed this property |
Probably a good idea to contact the restaurant rather than someone who's only reviewed it!!
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30 July 2017|
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Response from Royden100 | Property representative |
Dear DaveM The restaurant opens Monday to Saturday from 6pm Unfortunately we no longer open for Sunday lunch We have public car parking to the rear of the restaurant in St Mary's lane Also there is parking short stay and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$53
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Tewkesbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1684 292687
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Description
16Th Century building with open fire and cosy surroundings and wonderful atmosphere. Food is of high quality and is freshly prepared. Exceptional service given by Shiho originally from Japan. Chef Mat and his wife Shiho bring a unique blend of high quality English and Japanese cuisine to the historic town of Tewkesbury. We offer a private room which seats 16 guests and our lovely beamed restaurant seats 29. Group parties are available also fine dining and business meetings.
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