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The Royal oak

) #10 of 20 Restaurants in Bromyard $$ - $$$ , British,
Bromyard downs, Bromyard, England
+44 1885 482585
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bromyard downs, Bromyard, England
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We called here Friday evening.... Wow what lovely gardens and amazing views Was greeted by a lovely member of staff who was very friendly and cheerful We had starters which was lovely, we both ordered steaks which were excellently cooked to our requirements and we...More

Thank 17BOBBLES17
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow what a great family evening meal fantastic thoroughly recommend the Sea Bass, great host and the locals were a thirst of knowledge

Thank aspw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely country pub tucked away on Bromyard Downs. Perfect for a pint n food after a long walk on the downs. Dog friendly and a nicely varied menu to suit all tastes.

Thank wendy19651804
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a family meal - good food in a traditional pub. Lovely views and great outside eating area. On a sunny day what could be better. Will be back!

Thank LouiseJones394
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Always a favourite place to eat when we visit Bromyard: a lovely location on the downs; cosy interior; great food and warm and friendly service. Nice selection of beers and wine too.

Thank Aheatkinson
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We went to The Royal Oak on Tuesday lunchtime. It was a lovely day, and the pub got busy very quickly. It is a beautiful building, gorgeous grounds (with swings and room to kick a ball properly!) and dog friendly floors in the bar area,...More

Thank tiggysmummy
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We haven't been in the Royal oak on Bromyard downs for a few years,so we decided to give it another go, both my husband and I wanted fish and chips,and we were looking forward to our meal.However when the meal arrived,I could tell immediately that...More

Thank david r
phil w, Owner at The Royal oak, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

I was waiting for this one! We at the Royal Oak hide nothing, check out our menu does it say fresh wet fish anywhere on the menu? Practicality in business is the watchword to survival. There is no market here for the meal this lady...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Just eaten here for the second time in a few years and remembered immediately why I haven't bothered to eat here more often in the few years I have lived in Bromyard, very average food no better than a 2 for 1 pub in fact...More

2  Thank Janos86
phil w, Owner at The Royal oak, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

This disgruntled customer was refused more alcohol than I was comfortable providing and this is the result. Please judge us on averages: 43 very good, and 55 excellent.

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Visited The Royal Oak for a family meal. Amazing menu choices. We all ordered something different and each meal was first class. From taste to presentation,we were not disappointed. The Bar staff were very welcoming and helpful. Thank you for a lovely evening.

Thank michelebass
phil w, Owner at The Royal oak, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thank You, We are pleased to have been of service

Reviewed 22 April 2017

Excellent pub on top of Bromyard Downs, with extensive country views. Good range of main meals and desserts. Real ales.

Thank bartom2
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Ian J
30 September 2016|
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Response from jsmith688 | Reviewed this property |
Constructive criticism should help. But when you pay your hard earned cash over you expect a reasonable service and of course good food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bromyard downs, Bromyard, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Bromyard
  • Phone Number: +44 1885 482585
The Royal oak in Bromyard is set in beautiful gardens, the food is reasonably priced, well presented and very nice. Well worth a visit.
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