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Chandlers Arms

££ - £££, British,
Sibford Road, Epwell OX15 6LH, England
+44 7789 908278
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good10%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Sibford Road, Epwell OX15 6LH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit here in the charming village of Epwell. We ordered butternut squash soup and fried calamari - very tasty homemade comfort food. The proprietors were very friendly and we had a very pleasant time at Chandlers Arms.

Thank Bruce E
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Came here for lunch recently , and the food was spectacular! Staff were very friendly , and could not do enough to accommodate (and even entertain) our 5 year old ! The restaurant was clean, the service was impeccable, the food was amazing as was...More

1  Thank Forgetmenots m
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

To find that several items on menu were not available. What we had was good and the staff were friendly, service quick but the fact that we were almost the only people eating on a warm Saturday night tells a story . Sadly we could...More

Thank bunster52
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

A friend had recommended this pub because of it’s situation on the edge of a pretty village and on the route of many pleasant walks. We were welcomed by a friendly barman, nothing seemed to be a problem to him. Ate some of the best...More

1  Thank AnniandP
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

As parents live in Epwell, this is always a stop when we are visiting. Such a shame it was so empty as we 4 were the only ones eating but the food was as good as, if not better, than when Assumpta and Peter were...More

6  Thank Claire S
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Having locked myself out - I used the excuse to spend an hour in The Chandlers waiting for my wife to return to let me in! I enjoyed the hour ‘shooting the breeze’ with my local friends. My wife arrived with two other friends in...More

3  Thank AndrewMcHugh
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Just a lunch while escaping the joys of the festive season. Stunning little village location with this cosy wee pub tucked away in a corner. Jordon, the barman, was friendly and chatty and made us most welcome. Just a great pub that served awesome fish...More

1  Thank Clive A
Reviewed 11 December 2017

No Peter and Assumpta :( used to be my favourite pub. Now average. Just goes to show how much difference the hospitaility makes. Still, at least food starts at the George in Shutford again next week :)

1  Thank travelspanner
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We have had several wonderful visits to the Chandlers but things seemed very different as soon as we crossed the threshold last night. A merry throng of locals were still stationed at the bar but I am afraid that was the only positive. Puzzled I...More

1  Thank Zambezi770
Reviewed 24 September 2017

I wish the new owners good luck, unfortunately our recent visit suggests they have work to do, however Assumpta and Peter a hard at to follow

9  Thank Philip W
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Trevor O
26 April 2017|
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Response from Rex B | Reviewed this property |
Wroxton House Hotel is the best place to stay.
20 August 2016|
Response from Oldfunkymonkey | Reviewed this property |
Yea it has a patio out the back with about 8 tables and a small mound at the back of that, I hope you have a great time
10 December 2015|
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Response from Alison H | Reviewed this property |
hi, i'd say the same, it is a very small place, but it is always worth a call, otherwise try The Masons Arms between chipping norton and banbury, the foods very good there too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sibford Road, Epwell OX15 6LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Epwell
  • Phone Number: +44 7789 908278
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