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Ermin Street | Shefford Woodlands, Hungerford, Shefford Woodlands, Great Shefford RG17 7AA, England
+44 1488 648284
07:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
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Sun 08:00 - 10:30
12:00 - 17:00
18:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 07:30 - 10:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We booked the Pheasant two weeks before our date for a get together of my daughter and her future in laws, so would to be able to get to know each other. We were not informed that a wedding reception would be taking place which made it virtually impossible to have a conversation without shouting. The starters were delicious, two... More 

Thank appleapple2016
Hungerford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Convenient to M4. Visited by racing community, owners, trainers, viewers. Quality rooms, quality food, real ale and a fine selection of Gin and Whiskey

Thank Robert B
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95 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We decided to stay at the Pheasant Inn again because it was very good on a previous trip. We were just as pleased this stay. Our room was comfortable, clean & roomy.The wifi was responsive and reliable. The evening meal and breakfast were enjoyable and the staff helpful. We would definitely stay again.

1 Thank Collectandtravel
Twickenham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Located in a splendid countryside location, this hostelry is worth travelling the extra mile to experience. Good beer selection, relaxed, excellent menu and wine list, packed full of taste and great service. Good value for money. What more could you want?

Thank Martin E
London, England, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed for a couple of nights at the Inn as we were going to a wedding locally. The rooms were very clean and comfortable. They had storage heaters which heated up nicely and lovey bathrooms. We stayed for dinner in the evening and it was delicious with a good choice of wines. Breakfast everyday was lovely and the staff... More 

2 Thank Tina D
Marlborough, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I needed to find a restaurant close to the M4 to meet with my American boss and stumbled across this place and it was a great find. The food was great (I had the mackerel which was excellent and even my boss who is usually a critic of "British" food was impressed), the staff were attentive and really friendly and... More 

1 Thank Simon G
Swindon, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Nice and clean and welcoming staff, quality of the food was good. However for this type of establishment we found it rather expensive and portion size is small. Plain fish and chips was £14. With only about a dozen large chips. To be fair it was nice and hot. Biggest problem for us was that tables are very close and... More 

Thank Graham2
Shefford Woodlands, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

If you want a really nice traditional pub that serves great food with a lovely atmosphere, this is the place to go. Jack, Mark, Kenneth The Viking and the rest of the team are all very friendly and attentive. The accommodation is really nice and reasonably priced too! Lovely food, great selection of beers and ales, every gin and whiskey... More 

Thank nickmoreton
Crowborough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Five of us went for a evening meal here,from the moment you walk through the door you get that lovely warm traditional old pub feel with open fire friendly staff and great atmosphere.nice selection of drinks and top end food what more could you ask for

1 Thank mickfry1
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Met colleague for a coffee warm welcome from Jack and the staff. Returned after trip to Lambourn to visit horses and view the gallops for a tasty light lunch. Superb thank you. Carol Lewis

Thank Carol L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 10:30
12:00 - 17:00
18:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
07:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
07:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
07:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
07:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ermin Street | Shefford Woodlands, Hungerford, Shefford Woodlands, Great Shefford RG17 7AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Great Shefford  >  Shefford Woodlands
  • Phone Number: +44 1488 648284
Bordering the village of Shefford Woodlands, The Pheasant has a hospitality pedigree that stretches back 450 years to when it first sheltered drovers herding livestock from Wales to London. Today, the newly refurbished pub and its eleven en-suite guest rooms offer an adventurous drinks menu, flavoursome modern British cooking, luxurious accommodation with outstanding value - and a warm, relaxed welcome. In January 2016, Jack Greenall became The Pheasant's new landlord and set about launching a new chapter for this well-loved local landmark. A sensitive refurbishment has brought the bar and restaurant a new, relaxed elegance with rich colours, comfortable furnishings and atmospheric lighting. Whether you pull up a vintage leather bar stool, hunker down in our cosy snug with its quirky print gallery and bespoke selection of local and general interest books or join friends at a table in the main dining space, it's a great place to sample our broad and imaginative drinks range and regularly changing menu which showcases the freshest and best local produce and unfussy, flavoursome cooking. Our approach to food is all about bringing together the best ingredients, simply and deliciously. Rooted in classic modern British cooking, our menu showcases the freshest meat, fish, vegetables and fruit and finest artisan products from around the country, while our diverse daily specials let us put local and seasonal ingredients centre stage. And then there's our accommodation, recently added and even more recently refurbished. Our guest bedrooms have all the relaxed, home-from home comfort you'd expect from a country pub, with the minute attention to detail of a smart hotel and a fresh, modern design approach. Elegant fluted armchairs, buttoned ottomans and individually hand-picked artworks are among the characterful features, while bathrooms, two of which have bathtubs as well as high-quality powerful showers, are stocked with indulgent handmade toiletries. All new bookings also include your choice from our full Breakfast Menu.

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