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Royal Oak

) #27 of 211 Restaurants in Taunton ££ - £££ , British,
The Square, Taunton TA3 6EH, England
+44 1823 490602
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (8 reviews)
“plaice” (2 reviews)
“brie” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Square, Taunton TA3 6EH, England
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1 - 10 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed as part of Brit Stops, all facilities for motor homes, dog friendly and really good food at very reasonable prices.

1  Thank jackrascal
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited in June, lovely meal and great service. Very well set up for children to eat as well. if we are this way again we would certainly go back

1  Thank powlerdad
Reviewed 11 June 2017

As part of a family party weekend 15 of us, including three infants, descended on the Royal Oak for Sunday Lunch (we had forewarned them!). The standard of service would put many five star hotels to shame and nobody had any complaints of the food...More

1  Thank hlk102017
Reviewed 4 May 2017

A very friendly pub in the heart of Stoke St. Gregory. This pub has it's own pizza oven so makes delicious stone bake Pizzas. The steak burger is also really good and comes with a lovely fresh bun, onion rings, chips etc. All cooked to...More

1  Thank Full2001
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We had a very enjoyable Sunday lunch at the Royal Oak which was also excellent value. The service was good and the beer very enjoyable. Will certainly go back when next in the Taunton area.

1  Thank KENC663
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic Sunday lunch, I went for the roast beef which was delicious. Big Yorkshire pudding, great selection of veg and the best tasting gravy. Everyone on my table enjoyed the food and the kids were very happy! We will be back.

1  Thank Ron L
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here last night with my friend. What a lovely pub and really friendly people who made us feel so welcome. The food was amazing, I had three courses for fifteen pounds. Started with deep fried brie followed by whole plaice with new potatoes,...More

1  Thank Miranda M
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Staying in the area for a few days and decided to try The Royal Oak. So glad we did as ended up eating here every night. Could not believe the quality of the food for such a great price, 2 courses for 12 pounds! Great...More

1  Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

I came here with family who live local for a Christmas meal and was pleasantly surprised by the incredible standard of food. My family had spoke well of their usual menu so I was keen to try out the Xmas menu. Our table had ham...More

2  Thank Nikola B
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I visited with my family for the Xmas menu. I would recommend the goats cheese, turkey main and vanilla brûlée for dessert! The food was outstanding and honestly the best Xmas menu meal I have ever had. I think for the quality of the meal,...More

2  Thank Patsyw64
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Questions & Answers
antony c
2 March 2015|
Response from Wesley D | Property representative |
So sorry that I did not see your question sooner. We are indeed dog friendly, dogs are more than welcome in the bar area, garden room and beer garden but not in the restaurant. There is always a bowl of water and a dog... More
antony c
26 February 2015|
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Response from Liz C | Reviewed this property |
Yes this is a dog friendly pub....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Taunton TA3 6EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Taunton
  • Phone Number: +44 1823 490602
NOTICE TO CUSTOMERS - We wish to inform you that our restaurant will be temporarily closed from August 15th to September 2nd inclusive. Our bar will be open as usual. Family owned village pub in the heart of the community serving homemade, seasonal, locally sourced classic pub food.
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