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The Thatch

$$ - $$$, British,
29 - 30 | High Street, Thame OX9 2AA, England
+44 1844 214340
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“custard” (10 reviews)
“sunday roast” (19 reviews)
“steak” (31 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
29 - 30 | High Street, Thame OX9 2AA, England
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1 - 10 of 705 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

My girlfriend and I have eaten here twice and can say honestly it is one of the best gastro pubs we have visited, we came for lunch and each time we were seated and served with our meal in about 1/2 hour which was very...More

Thank robert k
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for breakfast with 7 of us on a busy day (mothers day). Despite being very busy they immediately squeezed a few tables together for us and we were off. Breakfasts excellent, very friendly service and good atmosphere. We were so relaxed there we stayed...More

Thank markecochrane
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked via online system which was very easy to use. On the day we received a friendly welcome and were shown straight to our table with drinks provided promptly. The meal itself was delicious. A traditional roast dinner was selected from a menu containing a...More

Thank KeithN555
Reviewed 1 week ago

A quick supper for two before a visit to The Players Theatre in Thame. Very warm welcome and a nice table for two. Drinks brought quickly and as we were both driving the "Mocktails" we chose were very very good. Both of us chose fish,...More

Thank baxterdaxter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spur of the moment dinner. Very friendly staff and the food was lovely. Lovely atmosphere with a warm fire and dim lighting to make it feel romantic. Food was excellent and very good portions. Definitely will be returning.

Thank Janice N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with friends for a Sunday lunch and have to say we thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The quality of the food was lovely - we enjoyed sharing a veggie platter which was excellent followed by a nut roast, lamb and pork all of which...More

Thank cherbear20
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited for lunch on a wintry Tuesday. Staff were very friendly and service was excellent. The food was very good, and the atmosphere was relaxed and unhurried.

Thank mrcox21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First visit to this restaurant. Large spacious light dining area to the back behind the bar area. Fairly noisy when full.

Thank Pablinska
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to meet with friends and enjoy good food. If you are a larger party there's a separate room that might suit you.

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here on Sunday with some friends. And all I can say it was the best Sunday roast I have had in a pub by quite a margin. As I have said in other reviews a good server makes things even better. Our server...More

Thank Nick G
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Questions & Answers
20 July 2017|
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Response from SarahJN45 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can and the platter boards are amazing!!
11 September 2016|
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Response from Gill L | Reviewed this property |
There were dogs outside.
Lorraine H
17 April 2016|
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Response from ButtcheeksBucks | Reviewed this property |
Ooops have just noticed other answers & it appears they do, sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$39
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Home Style
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 - 30 | High Street, Thame OX9 2AA, England
  • Public Transportation: Bus to Oxford / Aylesbury from out side the Pub. Nearest railway station is Haddenham and Thame.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Thame
  • Phone Number: +44 1844 214340
  • E-mail
The Thatch is run by the award-winning Peach Pub Company. Founder, Lee Cash, was one of Raymond Blanc's inspectors on the TV show and, with co-founder Hamish Stoddart, was recently named in the Observer's Future 500 survey as one of the UK's Top 50 Talents in food. Peach's other Oxfordshire pubs, The Fishes in North Hinksey & The Fleece in Witney both feature in the Michelin Guide 2008.
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