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13 Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EF, England
+44 1789 269980
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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5 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A family get-together to celebrate the occasion and so glad we chose The Opposition. We had warm friendly and attentive service throughout the evening. Nothing was too much trouble and the food was excellentmaking this a very happy and memorable evening. Well done to all and many thanks

Thank John S
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here on our last night and when you hear the expression saved the best til last ... well this definately was the best the food was amazing the service wonderful and the atmosphere/ decoration was sublime really couldn't recommend enough fabulous food excellent staff ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Thank Lesley S
York, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our three course dinner. The food was excellent, staff were friendly and service was very efficient. All in all, the perfect choice of restaurant and good value.

Thank 439marlynr
London, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It wasnt really a "restaurant", more a pub serving food. No table cloths, paper napkins, drinks served from behind the old bar, pub food. We were disappointed. It was expensive for what it was and we couldnt recommend it.

1 Thank Penelope3352
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129 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After reading the very good reviews for the Opposition we were looking forward to meeting a friend for lunch. It was a good warm welcome, drinks were served promptly and when ordering we were advised that one of the chicken dishes ordered would take 25 minutes was that going to be ok? I thought that was a good touch. Both... More 

Thank Shashvisits
Ampthill, England, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loving this place , Food is cut above and really good fixed price set Lunch . I had haddock and chips with minted peas so fresh and tasty and to follow I had Eton Mess pure indulgence​ .I would definitely recommend if in Stratford upon Avon.

Thank Kaymarie B
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be one of the best restaurants in Stratford. We went for a evening dinner and have to admit it was stunning. Not the cheapest, but you get what you pay for as the saying goes.

1 Thank Amcgowan
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For a highly rated restaurant, prices are fair and the food good without being exceptional. We hadn't booked but a table was found be we were then left for 15 minutes and were about to leave when a drinks order was taken, service was subsequently fine. But if this is in the top ten restaurants in Stratford it doesn't say... More 

Thank Grumpigrandpa
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13 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At first the owner/manager was a bit put out that we had not booked but, after we ordered he came round and was friendly. Very busy but nice surroundings. Food was good and great choices.

Thank Hilary C
Etobicoke, Canada
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal here and enjoyed the rustic and quaint décor as well. The mussels were excellent with a delicious lemony broth. Very prompt and friendly service as well.

Thank Geneviève B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$72 - US$72
Mediterranean, European, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Phone Number: +44 1789 269980

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