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The Vine Tree

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Foxley Road | Norton, Malmesbury SN16 0JP, England
+44 1666 837654
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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was by far the best meal I have had in ages. My lamb was cooked to perfection and the vegetables amazing ( and I really don't get excited over veg) the mezze starter was exceptional too. The staff really worked hard around the pub as most of the tables were reserved. If you are in Malmesbury, visit this pub... More 

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Thank Anthony J
Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend fairy often visit the vine tree, it's where we went on our first date and we are very fond of the restaurant. We know we are guaranteed great food, great atmosphere and lovely service. Unfortunately we didn't on this occasion, the service was poor, we didn't receive any check backs on our food so didn't get... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely food and very well organised. Our second Christmas meal here and already booked to come again Christmas 2017.

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Thank Terence C
UK
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After receiving an e-mail about the fresh Fowey mussels every Tuesday we decided to go for lunch and were not disappointed. The mussels were absolutely amazing, so fresh and full of flavour and the sauces were divine. The service was excellent and we were very well looked after. We've eaten at the Vine Tree a few times now and it... More 

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Corsham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Out for a drive one day ,took a wrong turn ,so glad we did,Excellent service ,excellent food and would highly recommend the guinea fowl'.Stopped for lunch

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Chippenham, England, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Went to the Vine Tree for Valentines night, what a great choice, we arrived and seen the tables all romanticly made up ready, the set menu was fabulous, the staff was as friendly as always, so glad we went here and can't wait to go back again. Keep up the good work guys.

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Thank Jeremy G
Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

We recently attended The Vine Tree annual 'Burns Night' celebration An absolutely fantastic night, a wonderful atmosphere and superb attention to detail We were offered a varied set menu with an array of courses, all absolutely delicious and tremendous value for money The pub was beautifully decorated, plus the addition of bag pipes, ode to Robbie Burns, a whiskey tasting... More 

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Antibes, France
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107 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Very yummy good pub food. Dinner with wine and puddings was about 28£ a head which isn't too bad. The service was without character but fine. Definitely would go here for the food! The fish and chips were HUGE and delicious, really good cream-of-tartar sauce. Although I wouldn't really bother with the sticky toffee pudding, it's just sponge with syrup... More 

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Bucks
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

The Pub Guide led us to this gem of a pub/restaurant, conveniently just off the M4 and well signposted. A warm welcome on a bitterly cold day and a log fire trying its best greeted us on arrival. The menu was excellent......interesting and inventive as well as offering good, classic dishes. The wide range of wines by the glass and... More 

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Thank BucksWalker
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Unbeatable quality in terms of ambience, food and service. Perfect for just a pint, or a casual or more formal lunch or supper. Really exceptional.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Foxley Road | Norton, Malmesbury SN16 0JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Malmesbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1666 837654

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?