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Awarded the Good Hotel Guide's award for best newcomer in 2017, The Royal Oak offers a chic and sophisticated but distinctly relaxed vibe. With a creative, seasonal menu, a reputation for some of the finest food in the area and six serene and extremely comfortable bedrooms, we have everything you could need for the perfect evening out or weekend away.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 27 January 2021

Everything was just great. The decoration, style and care for the visitors was impecable. Strongly recommend it.

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 26 December 2020 via mobile

Was so relieved when I heard the pub was reopening when Covid restrictions eased, after the initial reports it wouldn’t be (Thank you Mr May). We used to dine here regularly pre-Covid. We have been twice since reopening and both times had a fab time....More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 21 December 2020

We popped in for lunch on our weekend away and enjoyed a delicious meal accompanied by polite, efficient service. The new extension is stunning with oak beams and cosy lighting. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 17 December 2020 via mobile

We are here for lunch en route to a weekend near Bath having heard about the pub on a James May/Jay Rayner podcast a few days beforehand. We booked on the day and managed to get a late lunch table. The pub looks pretty traditional...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 10 December 2020 via mobile

In a lovely village we found a warm welcome to this lovely country inn. Open fire was lit and inviting, and the menu choices were excellent. Food, Drinks and beer prices are reasonable, and our meal was very enjoyable. Definitely worth a visit. We’ll be...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 10 December 2020

Our local country pub goes from strength to strength. Our first trip back after re-opening and lovely welcome, comfortable seating with sensible spacing and a menu to die for. After a welcome prosecco, we ate the honey glazed duck and the cheese souffle accompanied by...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 6 December 2020

One night wasn't enough ! Food amazing staff so accommodating and friendly. Rooms and decor great and so comfortable. A real gem in the heart of the Wiltshire countryside . Will return for sure !

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 5 November 2020 via mobile

Jonny and Paul are a dream team in the kitchen, and after 7 months with no eating out every mouthful was pure heaven. Front of house are spot on too, attentive without being obsequious - I can't imagine how my experience could possibly have been...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 4 November 2020

It was lovely to be back after a long absence to find quality just as high. A nice safe welcome and four of us settled down for a family lunch. After a welcoming prosecco, we ate the supreme of chicken, the crispy chickpea fritters and...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 4 November 2020

the Sunday lunch was excellent quality, the service was friendly and atmosphere perfect. worth a detour!!

Date of visit: November 2020
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  • The Royal Oak is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4