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The Great Western Arms

) #2 of 3 Restaurants in Blockley $$ - $$$ , British,
Station Road, Blockley, Moreton-in-Marsh GL56 9DT, England
+44 1386 700362
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (23 reviews)
“sunday roast” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Station Road, Blockley, Moreton-in-Marsh GL56 9DT, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We'd been traveling for about 30 hours before arriving at Blockley. All we wanted was something quick and simple. So we ordered a hamburger - what could go wrong - and waited for quite a long time. The reason was later revealed when we exposed...More

Thank John B
Steve A, Owner at The Great Western Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi John, please accept my sincere apologies, whilst i was not working monday night, is no excuse . I have spoken to our chef regarding this matter. This is a very very rare incident,and has been dealt with , im certainly glad you were not...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a very average Sunday lunch here. Sadly the food wasn't great but the reason I gave 3 points instead of 2 was that the meat that we had for the roast dinners was very good and cooked beautifully. The starters were just ok. I...More

Thank KimSned
Steve A, Owner at The Great Western Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Kim, i accept your personal review and have taken on board all of your comments, thank you for the positives regarding the staff the service and our ales. I apologise that you were not happy with the food. You were offered a full refund...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff were lovely but very inexpierienced and appeared a bit confused. Offered tuna sandwiches with a rotting smell, which I sent back, I then received ''chips' obviously pre-frozen from a packet and a child sized slither of fish in cardboardy 'batter'. No wonder the place...More

Thank Peter D
Steve A, Owner at The Great Western Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Peter, I too am a little confused !! 1) we do not sell sandwiches on our menu 2) we do not employ inexperienced staff 3) our fresh cod fillets come from the fishmonger are all filleted to the same size. Although your awareness on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friendly local pub. Nice well prepared food. Great friendly service. Would recommend if in the area.

1  Thank B W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Desperate for supper, we pulled into The Great Western Arms and fully satisfied our palates and our hunger on delicious peppery chicken - it was so moist and a generous helping - fresh, delectable salmon - full of flavour with a variety of well cooked...More

Thank Swaygnome
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous meal, service excellent. Really busy on a Tuesday night which is always a good sign. Can't recommend it highly enough.

Thank judedep
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Today saw the last of the dog walks before our summer break. Great walk in beautiful weather all preceded by coffee and bacon sarnies. All had a great walk with all our 4 legged friends enjoying 15 mins playing in Blockley brook. Back to the...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Stayed in Blockley for four nights - ate here three times. Great food, drinks, and service. Never disappointed.

Thank cotswoldfan2017
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Had a really enjoyable meal on a Saturday night. The menu is not extensive but offered a good range of options. The food was well cooked, the restaurant had a nice atmosphere and the service was very good. We will certainly go back there.

Thank WorcesterWanderer6
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Came across this pub whilst searching villages to find a pub for lunch . Luckily they had a table for 4 . The menu was varied i.e. Not just roast dinner on Sunday which is good. The food was very good and freshly made.

Thank Tim B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Road, Blockley, Moreton-in-Marsh GL56 9DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Moreton-in-Marsh  >  Blockley
  • Phone Number: +44 1386 700362
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