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The Royal Oak Country Pub & Restaurant

Oaklands Lane, West Lavington GU29 0EP, England
+44 1730 817478
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“roast beef” (8 reviews)
“burger” (11 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Oaklands Lane, West Lavington GU29 0EP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch during a recent walk down West Lavington. The pub was clean and bright, set in the midst of lovely gardens. We opted to eat inside though we could have dined on the patio. Service was excellent. We both had roast beef...More

Thank Curlew1978
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Stayed locally in the area visiting Goodwood and called here on spec for an evening meal with Friends. They couldn't have been more helpful on a very busy Friday evening. Found room for the 6 of us and had a belting meal and very reasonably...More

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 3 September 2018

My husband and I ate here on two consecutive evenings as we were staying nearby. The first visit went well with good food and friendly service. When we came to pay the bill we had been charged for a bottle of wine instead of a...More

Thank wallace447
Reviewed 24 August 2018

I go there regularly with an old pal and sometimes with the family. I think the food is very good and what I especially like is roast beef etc Sunday lunch. It's very good and not silly money. Extensive wine list. Very good service. But...More

Thank 840Buttercup
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Excellent calamari starter and v good fish pie. The garden is basic but nice and the staff friendly. Food is well priced.

Thank bryow22
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Two friends and I have just had the £12.50 two course meal here. Fresh fish in light batter served with sizzling fresh crispy chips, pea mash and tartare sauce. Then the most scrumptious fruit crumble served with ice cream AND a jug of custard. I...More

Thank lambertsSussex
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Okayish, but expensive breakfast. They had run out of white bread at 11am. There were several staff that surely could have nipped out to supermarket to buy a loaf. Feels like the place needs a good clean and a lick of paint. Door to the...More

Thank jojo19702014
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast on the way to Goodwood Races again this year and it is as good as ever. A lovely full English breakfast well cooked with high quality produce. A good selection of real ales and good coffee, everyone one left feeling...More

Thank Marlerboy
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Another great Sunday lunch with really good food, great and also sizzling service. Best roast beef etc around here and my friend had the crab. The very pretty young lady I thought was Italian will know who wrote this! My wife says I shouldn't be...More

Thank 840Buttercup
Reviewed 1 June 2018

This was a venue we found when we had to find somewhere that suited someone coming from London, someone from Surrey, and two from the south coast. So we all made an effort but it was worth it. Easy parking if you are there early...More

Thank Sue_Marshall007
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14 November 2015|
Response from Julian S | Property representative |
Hi Debby, I think you've sent your message to the wrong place. We're a pub in West Sussex that doesn't do accommodation. Thanks, Julian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$53
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oaklands Lane, West Lavington GU29 0EP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  West Lavington
  • Phone Number: +44 1730 817478
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This Beautiful 17th Century pub boasts a strong historical heritage with large gardens and stunning views of the South Downs. Our team extend a warm welcome to you at The Royal Oak in West Lavington, Midhurst. Located a short distance from the Goodwood Estate near Chichester and the Cowdray Estate near Midhurst, this rural village is the ideal setting for our charming English Country pub. The perfect spot for a splendid escape to enjoy British Cuisine, Cask Ales, Delicious Wines and our log fire burner for those cosier nights. We proudly source from local producers and foragers, changing our menus to suit the availability of "in season" fayre from field to fork.
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