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Ben Jonson - CLOSED


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British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner

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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We had Sunday lunch today(4 adults 2childten) and the welcome and service we received was first class, very, very generous portions and the food was fantastic and at a very reasonable price. We had my sons dog with us and even he received special treatment....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank rabsmam
Reviewed 27 April 2018

This was our first visit to the Ben Jonson which was recommended by the hotel we stayed at, The Manor which was just along the road, within walking distance. We only wanted a snack for lunch as we were eating in the hotel later that...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank YvonneG501
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

My sister and I had a lovely meal here last night, it was the best fish and chips We’ve had! The staff are really friendly and the atmosphere is lovely, it’s a popular place with a warm welcome. Great value for money and we will...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank kimberly811
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We had not visited the Ben jonson before. What a great find it turned out to be the bar is very welcoming with its open fire and stone interior , the staff are engaging and very keen to make you visit a memorable one. The...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Mark-Oxfordshire
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this place to grab an early lunch on our way to Birmingham. The pub clearly seemed like it was recently refurbished- new furniture, fresh design. Two of my colleagues had sandwiches and I had a burger. We all went away satisfied with...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank EgorParienko
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Met our daughter and grandson for sunday lunch today. Am still livid, when I rang and booked a table this morning I was told they had a few vegetarian dishes. The staff were pleasant enough but maybe not experienced enough, my daughter asked for a...More

Date of visit: June 2014
2  Thank ashsue
Reviewed 3 January 2014

We had an evening meal at the Ben Johnson and Mark was an excellent host. Polite, knowledgeable and very experienced. Supported by great bar staff like Tegan. Mark had only just joined and is overseeing a makeover in Jan so its closed...but well worth a...More

Date of visit: December 2013
Thank NGarner-Jones
Reviewed 25 November 2013

We have used the Ben Jonson for a few years now and have seen "The good, Bad and ugly" manage this little venue and unfortunately we seem to be back to the bad again. A dog friendly pub is a bonus especially in late November...More

Date of visit: November 2013
2  Thank asl12
Reviewed 12 October 2013

Popped in yesterday to meet family halfway from each of our homes, had a very warm welcome to their excellent traditional pub. The staff couldn't do enough to make our visit comfortable and enjoyable. We had a lovely lunch, all freshly made and well presented....More

Date of visit: October 2013
1  Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 11 October 2013

We had lunch at the Ben Johnson in-laws, children and grand-children. I had eagerly awaited the slow roast belly of pork with succulent meat, flavoured by melted fat and topped with 'melt-in-the-mouth' crunchy cracking. It was nothing of the sort. The "meat" was pale and...More

Date of visit: September 2013
1  Thank Richard H
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