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The Oak Inn

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Woodmancote, Defford, Pershore WR8 9BW, England
+44 1386 750327
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a quick family lunch before heading off on a walk in the local countryside. Very pleasant and accommodating. The food was very decent and just what we wanted.

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Thank Jon F
Knebworth, United Kingdom
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187 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you pull into the front car park you are faced with the frontage of a seemingly small pub. However, this belies a most spacious inside, and in particular a large, roomy dining room. We were nicely welcomed, and seated at a large round table, perfect for the extended family, including the two grand children. An excellent menu, good food,... More 

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Thank John A
Hereford, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seven of us had a business meeting and dinner at the Oak. The food was very tasty and the service excellent; moreover, the staff found us a quiet corner so we could chat amongst ourselves.

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Thank D J
Glos
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although the restaurant was busy non stop, one sitting after another, they were still able to produce an excellent family lunch for six of us. Starters were super, especially liver pate also black pudding spring roll. Roast were perfectly cooked and good size portions. The salmon was amazing! Just a shame the cheesecake didn't live up to expectations. A shame... More 

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Thank cheltenhamGlos
Worcester, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a set menu for Mother's Day but plenty of choice for everyone and we had a lovely 3 course meal. The staff were friendly and attentive despite being rushed off their feet as it was extremely busy. The pub doesn't look much from outside, but it's decorated nicely inside and we'd definitely return if in the area again.

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Thank DawnyAB
Worcester, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I celebrated my 60 th birthday at the Oak this week.Our party of 12 had a lovely meal.The staff were so thoughtful, taking food orders earlier in the week, and making a call the day before to make sure the order was all correct.We were put in the lounge which was lovely and cosy.Everyone was very happy with the food... More 

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Thank ArmstrongPeteHeather
Great Malvern
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visit this small, traditional pub every couple of months and are never disappointed with the menu. On our latest visit this week we had prawns in chilli oil, the soup of the day and the most wonderful duck breast, cooked to perfection. All this washed down with a fine pint of Wye Valley HPA, and all served by the... More 

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Thank Peter W
Defford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Good atmosphere the menu looks nice for mother's day the every day looks good the heritage cider is really good

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1 Thank Judith M
Worcester
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

My friend and I often frequent the Oak for a catch up meal and have always enjoyed our experience. Last night however I was appalled by the lack of customer service we received. We ordered, a ribeye and a fillet steak for our main, When they arrived it was clear that the ribeye has been bashed (very thin) in an... More 

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5 Thank Francinekd
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

This pub is set back on the main road, one of those places that you catch a glimpse of as you pass by. Luckily for us we had looked this one up with SAT NAV directions loaded we arrived without fuss to an unimposing 'old traditional English pub' with a surprise. The premises have a restaurant, a lounge and a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Woodmancote, Defford, Pershore WR8 9BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Worcestershire  >  Pershore  >  Defford
  • Phone Number: +44 1386 750327

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