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20 High Street, Minchinhampton, Stroud, England
01453885188
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Wotton-under-Edge, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a friendly, bright and airy coffee shop, with different seating areas. Thye offer a great choice of cakes, and good coffee

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Thank Diana B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We visited Sophie's as a late birthday celebration dinner. The restaurant is housed in a very splendid listed building in the middle of picturesque Minchinhampton and is an excellent venue for this splendid rustic French restaurant. The owner is clearly passionate about the food and wines that they provide, and provided a interesting and informed background to the dishes that... More 

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Thank Huw W
Gloucestershire
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Excellent service, superb food, beautiful wines. This restaurant is a labour of love. What makes it exceptional is that you feel that owners really appreciate you being there.

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Thank Skip K
Nailsworth, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Desperately disappointing lunch at this cult and well regarded locally establishment. May be it was just an off day but it was all so tired and half hearted. The steak was leathery, the red wine cold, the service bored and disinterested. My wife wouldn't have even given it 2 stars. Uninspiring and even dispiriting. A sorry experience.

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Thank Tim A
Stroud, United Kingdom
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140 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Scrubbed tables and random chairs give a country feel and the food is served quickly and hot by friendly staff who know the food. Great bread with fish soup and a lovely mushroom tart - followed by excellent desserts - my ice cream was bigger than expected. Chardonnay was a bit pricey for a "seemed smaller than described" glass but... More 

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Thank TerryParad
Swindon, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Gow ith your Tastecard, soak up the sheer quality and ideas for the dishes, reckon yourself in the real McCoy even though it is a long way from France and you will anticipate the genuineness and tastiness....

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Thank CCERB
Oxted, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

We had an enjoyable lunch here. Very simple dining room but very French in ambience and with rustic cooking, inspired by the English owner's second home in France, and by their policy of buying wine from vignerons they know and trust near that home. If you want the familiar yet again, Sophie's is not for you, but if you'd like... More 

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Thank Redgwing
Buckinghamshire, UK
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal here. The restaurant had a lovely atmosphere and the staff were very helpful and knowledgeable about the food and wine, which helped in choosing from the menu. The cheeseboard was probably the best I have ever tasted!

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Thank Godet
Buenos Aires
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Sophie's Restaurant is one of the nicest places I know. The food is excellent; fresh seasonal and always delicious. Sophie and her family always make you very welcome with warm and friendly service. It's in a beautiful old building in this very pretty village.

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Thank RachelBsAs
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

Sophie's restaurant was amazing. The service was fantastic and the food was absolutely incredible. It's an family run restaurant with a very relaxing atmosphere. Highly recommend it

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 High Street, Minchinhampton, Stroud, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Stroud  >  Minchinhampton
  • Phone Number: 01453885188

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?