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The Royal Oak at Burford

$$ - $$$, British,
26 Witney Street, Burford OX18 4SN, England
+44 1993 823278
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies” (79 reviews)
“mash” (26 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
26 Witney Street, Burford OX18 4SN, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I went to The Royal Oak in Burford on a beautiful sunny day for some lunch. The menu had a really interesting selection of dishes and we decided to share starter, then have our mains. I am gluten intolerant and they had plenty of options...More

Thank LittlePix7
Reviewed 5 days ago

Easy access for car park and we'll placed for the main shopping street. Good quick friendly but professional service. Tasty food well presented. Reasonable prices. The only criticism, it would have lifted the experience a little had the flowers on the table been real rather...More

1  Thank Lynne T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a very nice lunch here. Hadn't booked but were welcomed by a very pleasant lady who was very helpful explaining specials etc. A decent pint of Wadworths, they sell both 6X and IPA, a bit cold for me but very palatable. I had...More

Thank RW31950
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely loved this place... the pies are to die for and the service was spot on! Such a friendly atmosphere and cosy vibe! Really recommend a visit!

Thank Night00wl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in during a visit to the lovely village of Burford. Very welcoming to us and our two dogs. Great table by the window with plenty of space for our hounds to spread out. Both had ciabattas-BLT for him and bacon,Brie and cranberry for me-both...More

Thank Moiracarson
Reviewed 1 week ago

John, the landlord, greeted me by name on arrival for the B&B stay. Excellent service in explaining the service and showing me my room. The pub itself was very friendly and hospitable. Evening food looked amazing, but we were booked elsewhere for that night but...More

Thank katesupermoss
Reviewed 1 week ago

We was in burford for 4 nights and spent 2 of them in this fab pub . The pies are heavenly . Staff so welcoming , great pub

Thank nicolehutchings
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner here the other Saturday. The menu provided a good choice, infact it was hard to choose as so many things sounded good. We had starters and mains. Too full for deserts. The chicken pie was fab, as was the belly pork. The...More

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, pies were delicious and service prompt and friendly. Best meal we've had in Burford in ages. Highly recommend.

Thank OxfordMum_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the town whilst staying at the Cotswold water park as parked near by and was very pleased with the Royal Oak. We popped in on the way back to the car, all be it only for a drink but the venue is lovely and...More

Thank Andy J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Witney Street, Burford OX18 4SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Burford
  • Phone Number: +44 1993 823278
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We are a family run pub, just off the high street in Burford. We offer home cooked pub food served by friendly staff and you will always receive a warm welcome.
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