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The Oak Inn

££ - £££, British,
Oak Inn, Guilsfield, Welshpool SY21 9NH, Wales
+44 1938 554741
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (4 reviews)
“rump steak” (3 reviews)
“poppadoms” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Asian, Indonesian
££ - £££
Oak Inn, Guilsfield, Welshpool SY21 9NH, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed a visit here as a family group celebrating an 18th birthday. Quite simply, one of the best Curries I’ve had in years. Fresh, distinct flavours with fluffy Keema rice. Great depth of flavour and one of the best Naan breads I have ever...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank igginsj
Reviewed 14 December 2018

I'm going to put on so much weight! In Guilsfield visiting my parents and have had Curry at the Oak two days in a row. Just about to head over there for a 3rd! Great curry and excellent service. Can't offer higher praise. Wish we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Steve M
Reviewed 21 November 2018

Meal was good, service was attentive but not overbearing, prices were good and atmosphere was very peaceful. Would definitely go there again.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dormeo2
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Food was very good quality with all curries extremely tasty. The portion sizes were very healthy. The service was good, but they were slow taking the initial order

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jenko2989
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I'm 77, travelled 6 of the worlds 7 continents, and thought I'd seen everything BUT, never, ever an Indian restaurant in a Brittish pub! Having dined here on Brittish fare for the past 40 years. Having been inebriate here more than once. Having sung rude...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Gus F
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Had takeaway from here tonight, it was absolutely faultless, everything was really tasty & piping hot, with an added bonus you can have a nice pint of cask ale while you wait and even drink it with your dog by your side . Even had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank davidandrewpet
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

The sign outside says food is served daily. Having made a special journey of several miles on recommendation to visit the Spice Lounge at The Oak it was very disappointing to be told that they don't do food on a Monday. We'll take a lot...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rob H
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We visited the Oak for a family meal on Friday night. We arrived at 7:30pm and were quickly offered popadoms to start along with drinks. The popadoms came about 10 minutes of us sitting and we then orders our mains which did not come until...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank MarkyR1990
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Excellent service, front of house could not be bettered, food absolutely spot on. They go out of their way to give you a dish to your taste. The best king prawn puri I have ever had

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Salter2014
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Just to say thank you for a lovely evening made even better with the amazing food and courteous service. Our table was booked in advance with no problem....the service was prompt but not “pushy” allowing time between courses. A full explanation of any meals on...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank kathallan25
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Questions & Answers
9 April 2017|
Response from camfn | Property representative |
Many thanks for your enquiry. Our Sunday service finishes around 4.30 and we don't do an evening service out of season but Monday evening is fine. Please let me know and I will reserve a table for you.
16 July 2016|
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Response from camfn | Property representative |
Hi and thanks for your question. We are a dog friendly pub and allow our canine friends into the pub and even provide a nice bowl of water for them. We also have a separate restaurant which we are obliged to keep dog free... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$39
Bar, British, Pub, Asian, Indonesian
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oak Inn, Guilsfield, Welshpool SY21 9NH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Welshpool  >  Guilsfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1938 554741
  • E-mail
Public House Built in the 1640s. Fantastic Beer and high quality Indian Cuisine, with a warm friendly Welcome. British Food also Optional. Large Beer Garden. Children's Play Area. Large Patio. Car park for 30 Cars . Food Served Tues- Sunday 6pm -11pm ( Restaurant and Takeaway )
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