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Royal Oak

££ - £££, British,
Aldershot Road, Pirbright GU24 0DQ, England
+44 1483 232466
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
“mixed grill” (4 reviews)
“curry” (6 reviews)
Closes in 19 min
12:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Aldershot Road, Pirbright GU24 0DQ, England
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1 - 10 of 333 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We have been eating at this pub for the past twenty years and have never had a meal that didn't meet our expectations. We went there again today for a late lunch / very evening meal and the food, service, and price, were brilliant. They...More

Thank Daryl M
Reviewed yesterday

went out looking forward to a nice meal, I ordered a jacket potato with cheese which comes with green leaves and coleslaw then to be told we have no cheese couldn’t believe it so I had a plain potato when it arrived it didn’t have...More

Thank Ashley H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the Royal Oak for a meal (4of us) one of the dinners wasn’t cooked properly only like warm which we informed the waitress and one fish pie wasn’t as advertised sadly we contacted the manager who promised us a voucher which he still...More

Thank nigella120
Carl B, General Manager at Royal Oak, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Disappointed that you feel this way as I responded to you and apologised to you about this matter I also sent a voucher to you which you surely must have received by now?? I regret that you felt the need to post this review and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The first best feature of the place is the ease of ordering. You chose your meal and go straight to the counter to order and pay. No more endless waiting that a waiter shows up. Then all meals are excellent. I tried fish and chips...More

Thank Claudio A
Carl B, General Manager at Royal Oak, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Glad that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you again in the future

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the Royal Oak last night for their 'Curry Night' and was not disappointed my partner and I had the Curry banquet deal for £10 including a drink and it was very tasty. It had a warm and friendly atmosphere and very scarily decorated ready...More

Thank Justine H
Carl B, General Manager at Royal Oak, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review Glad you enjoyed your curry look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a lovely evening good staff especially Luke who served us dinner, kind and chatty. Food very good lovely curry best I've had in a pub will be back for more very soon. Food 5 stars Value 5 stars Service 5 stars

Thank petecranham
Carl B, General Manager at Royal Oak, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review we are pleased you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you again soon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very nice pub to visit, staff are friendly and helpful and the food is good too, in particular the staff are always keen to chat and make you feel welcome this makes the atmosphere so pleasant. The staff are helpful in particular...More

Thank patriciahughes
Carl B, General Manager at Royal Oak, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you had a good experience and found us welcoming look forward to seeing you again in the future

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow what can I say... Such a welcoming and friendly atmosphere log fires, great beer, food to die for and amazing value! We had the lamb shank which was falling off the bone it was so tender served with possibly the best champ mash I...More

Thank John-kings12
Carl B, General Manager at Royal Oak, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Came to the pub for the first time and was not disappointed,greeted by Luke who took great care of myself and partner,food and service was amazing..will definitely be returning again soon and recommend to family and friends,keep up the good work.

Thank Gary C
Carl B, General Manager at Royal Oak, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review I am glad my team looked after you during your visit see you soon

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Food was amazing, thoroughly enjoyed it, the staff were friendly, I had a great chat with Luke behind the bar about all the different bitters they get in, atmosphere was great, I loved every minute of my visit

Thank Cube15
Carl B, General Manager at Royal Oak, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for the review Glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you again very soon

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carolaldrich2803
24 February 2017|
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Response from Andy G | Reviewed this property |
Contact the Royal Oak and ask the question,!
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aliunde2016
17 March 2016|
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Response from neil_charlie | Reviewed this property |
It does allow kids but we had such a bad meal on valentines day we will not be going anywhere near it ever again.
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elderlygent_10
30 November 2015|
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Response from Stuart W | Property representative |
Good evening, yes we do allow dogs, into both the garde and in certain areas of the pubs, as long as they are on a lead and well behaved. Look forward too seeing you soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aldershot Road, Pirbright GU24 0DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Pirbright
  • Phone Number: +44 1483 232466
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