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The Butchers Arms

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Sheepscombe, Stroud GL6 7RH, England
+44 1452 812113
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Sheepscombe, Stroud GL6 7RH, England
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Reviewed today

We stopped here and took a walk into the local woods followed by lunch here. Fantastic experience. We only opted for the burger but it was of very good quality and we could not fault it. Good range of beers and wines to choose from....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 1972JonathanJ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cosy and friendly atmosphere. Traditional pub grub with a local touch. Would definitely visit again if in the area.

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank Fiona W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited ‘The Butcher’s Arms’ for lunch last week and had an lovely lunch. It is a real country pub in a beautiful village. The menu is varied with dishes to suit all tastes. At lunchtime, as well as the main menu and specials, there...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank Rhssj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Butchers Arms is a real delight! It is situated in a beautiful Cotswold village and offers an excellent menu and wide choice of beers and wines. All the food was freshly prepared and very tasty and we felt welcomed and appreciated by the staff....More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank Brennan_12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Butchers Arms is a real gem! Friendly atmosphere, excellent ales, large helpings of beautifully cooked food ranging from 'nibbles' through light meals up to very large meals from a good selection of 'regular menu', 'pie of the week' and daily 'specials'. We stayed in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank Alan F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had Sunday Lunch for five at The Butchers Arms to celebrate my Father in Laws 83rd Birthday, and i must say the whole experience was excellent, we are staying in the area, not locals but were given a very warm welcome the service was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank timeout149
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walk in Painswick woods and a meal at the Butchers Arms-fantastic 👍🏼. Liver and bacon with onion gravy, haddock fish cakes, local gammon. Great selection of wines, beers and ciders. £56 for 3 I find value for the quality . Will defiantly be back. Last...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank Louisesy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

20 years ago this place was amazing, now there have been a series of landlords who have spoilt what would be a wonderful local community venue, Bad overpriced food, offensive, aggressive staff (not sure if it was the landlord) and basically a wasted opportunity. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dave_Honest_Reviews
Reviewed 7 November 2018

It's not because there was anything fundamentally wrong with the food here that leads me to give it two stars. And it's certainly not the pub itself in the sense that it is a) situated in one of the most glorious locations in the Cotswolds,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank PAUL S
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We went here for dinner with friends and there was quite a choice on the menu. The portions were large and tasty. Limited parking on a busy evening and windy roads makes finding alternative parking a bit tricky.

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank JAC-B-321
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sheepscombe, Stroud GL6 7RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Stroud District  >  Stroud  >  Sheepscombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 812113
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