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Royal Oak

St. Marys Street, Painswick GL6 6QG, England
+44 1452 813129
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible17%
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St. Marys Street, Painswick GL6 6QG, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Recently went here for an evening meal with my partner, with both expecting pub grub but got much more ham we bargained for. The food was excellent we both had the fresh mince beef burgers which were garnished with coleslaw and chips. The crispy huge...More

Thank CallumMcg94
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food exceeded our expectations, both my partner and I had the beef burgers, which we thought would be just standard pub grub. however the quality of the beef was superb and generous portions. The lad who served us was friendly and could not do...More

Thank Rhiannon T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for some drinks with some friends as a group of five, we happened to go when the annual halloween party. The locals were very welcoming and friendly as well as the setting and ambience of the pub being lovely.

1  Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very friendly welcoming pub with good beer and the food is excellent. the service was excellent will definetly be returning.

1  Thank Nicola G
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Stayed in Painswick on our Cotswold Way walk. The Royal Oak is a "locals" pub. It was busy, lots of friendly people, the food was very good. Reasonably priced and good food. The staff are very nice, helpful We enjoyed our drinks and meal here...More

1  Thank Dave B
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Grabbed dinner at this great little (and old) pub - enjoyed the fish pie and great wedge of bread; cheese board and port for dessert. Very friendly and highly frequented by locals.

1  Thank mjuliennow
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

An interesting pub located in the middle of Painswick. It offers a good choice of beers and typical pub food. There was a friendly welcome and an efficient, swift meal service. Nice setting in an old building. Expect this and you will not be disappointed...More

2  Thank 799michaelh799
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We were staying at a B & B in Painswick and popped into the Oak on the first night to try the local food and drink. We wished we hadn't bothered. My wife had the Ceasar salad which was lacking in everything and very small....More

3  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Nice local ale and felt like a place you could put your feet up in. Stayed open later than the others and the garden was nice. ...Don't go in smelling of coconuts

1  Thank Seaside796277
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We were staying in a B&B in Painswick and thought we would try a local pub for some food. It started badly when I ordered a pint of cask ale an asked for a head on it. It could not have been any flatter and...More

3  Thank Neil C
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 15
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Marys Street, Painswick GL6 6QG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Stroud District  >  Painswick
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 813129
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