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The Royal Oak

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
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Value

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

About
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.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi
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All reviews fish fingers parfait burger belly pork sea bream haddock mashed potatoes ice cream the pub comfortable beds cooked to perfection oak framed log fire sunday lunch stayed here full english front of house
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Royal Oak a year ago and found this visit even better, although it would have been hard to imagine. We had the mushroom soup that was I think was the best I have ever tasted. This was followed by mixed fruit...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Paul R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here before, great chef with a good selection of ales. Last time was in the summer so sat outside, but the log fire 🔥 this time was a great comfort. Staff all friendly and very accommodating. If you are in the area, the Royal...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jpdolby
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Twice a year my wife and I meet up with my brothers and their partners for a night's bed and breakfast and evening meal. Usually we choose a different venue each time. We all agreed we'd come again to the Royal Oak. We had a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank GerminPill
Reviewed 26 December 2018

We have visited the Royal oak quite a few times since it first opened and the menu has changed a lot since our first visit. It's much more pubby now than it was when it first opened which suits the building and location. Although we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Messy_Cook_Wilts
Reviewed 30 November 2018

Came here for dinner in a party of 6. Everything was great. Good service, good food and lovely pub. We have been many times before and will be back.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank UKtraveller65
Reviewed 26 November 2018

Beautifully decorated, great beds (massive and very comfortable). Quiet and peaceful. lovely food. Great service. They even added jam rolly poly to the menu at my partners request for the evening because it was my birthday. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Clarker63
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

New Chef, new menu same beautiful setting and room. But how the food offering has changed,wonderful menu with lots of choice. We opted for a selection of nibbles and starters to share, the pick of which was the twice baked Montgomery Cheddar soufflé with a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank powell365
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Great food, friendly staff, dog friendly, good beer - pretty much everything you'd hope for - just a tad on the expensive side but still VFM. We've only found it too busy to park once in a dozen visits. Garden is super relaxing in the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Greatly enjoyed staying here. This is a really charming country pub in a very peaceful spot surrounded by spectacular scenery. The rooms were very comfortable with excellent beds. The staff were especially charming and looked after us very well. The food was also a good...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Charlie1001
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Great service when Joe is working on a Friday afternoon, great atmosphere and a good way to end the working week.

Date of visit: October 2018
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