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The Duck on the Pond

$$ - $$$, British,
Main Street | South Newington, Banbury OX15 4JE, England
+44 1295 721166
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (80 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street | South Newington, Banbury OX15 4JE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Poor service. Good food! Service was terrible, had a food allergy which we asked to be omitted, the meal arrived with said allergen and they asked if we could just eat it anyway or wait 25mins for another meal. Waitresses were very inexperienced and manager...More

Thank Serena S
Reviewed 2 days ago

The service is grate food is grate very helpful I think the best restaurant in the Cotswold i am disabled help is always there wen need A one could not be better.

Thank nobby1604
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely family meal here on a late Sunday afternoon. The pub was very busy but service was not affected. Great choices on the menu and specials, and all our orders were taken and served fairly quickly (there were 10 of us) Everyone was...More

Thank Kim R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Someone by their shoes and venues by their loos. The Duck on the Pond really surprised on the upside. Don't be put off by the signage. Your in for a treat. Despite the busy crockery. The taste matched the Ivy Chelsea the night before.

Thank Worzul1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good food and beer menu with the food being very well cooked. I would go back here again without hesitation

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to eat early evening while in the area and found The Duck through TA. The food was excellent and the service was warm and friendly. We would thoroughly recommend it.

Thank DKRSuttonColdfield
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really good food, and excellent service. Our only complaint was that the tables are too packed together, i was walking with a stick at the time and there was just not enough room to pass through without disturbing other people. I found it very embarrassing,...More

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my elderly mother there for lunch on a lovely day but not quite warm enough to sit outside. We were made very welcome but were warned we might have to wait a little for food as there was a large party seated. We...More

Thank caztackley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cotswold pub restaurant near Banbury. Rural location, warm friendly, not to big. Excellent food and drink, Kathryn has a first class venue, here not to be missed. Lovely atmosphere we will return.

Thank Cousteaucalypso
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food could not be faulted but the service as VERY disappointing. After trying for Saturday evening and unable to acquire a table, we made a reservation for 6pm today and requested a table by the fireplace. We arrived and were the only patrons the...More

Thank rhkirkham
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | South Newington, Banbury OX15 4JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Banbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 721166
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