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    Tawny Owl

    Taw Hill | North Swindon, Swindon SN25 1WR, England
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    11 - 15 of 71 reviews

    Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

    Terrible evening service, poor quality food, uncomfortable seats , limited menu and very expensive for a small amount of food. Plates never got collected, gave up waiting for dessert menu. Avoid. Much better pubs nearby in Swindon.

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    Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

    We had our annual family meal here and food and service were awesome. I'm not vegetarian but their veg selections were so mouth watering I couldn't resist. Menu varied enough to suit all tastes and great playground for the kiddos with picnic tables nearby if...More

    Thank Amanda H
    Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

    The food (Sunday roast & cheeseburger) here today was disgusting! Whilst my friend was that hungry he ate his burger & chips. I on the other hand received my money back! To say we were disappointed is an under statement!!!

    Thank Gillian I
    Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

    Went to the Tawny owl after a long day at work, the owners really care about customer service, ordered some food, the manager wasn't happy so asked for it to be replaced, we are moving abroad soon and will be sorry to lose this as...More

    Thank Kerri R
    Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

    I came in for a meal on Sunday with my family our server Hayley was very helpful and polite we all had roast dinners and she ensured that we were all happy during our meal. The meals were very good and we was all very...More

    Thank Emma M
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$56 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Swindon
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    Room Tips
    "Do not pick Room 5 aka The Courtyard aka The Sauna - too hot as above kitchens and too noisy as above..."
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    "The Priory is a lovely room"
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    "Avoid the restaurant - look at the menu before you enter the place."
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    "Just be aware this is also a busy pub with dining, so there may be a little later noise at weekends."
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