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The Trout at Tadpole Bridge

) #55 of 79 Restaurants in Witney ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ British,
Buckland Marsh, Witney SN7 8RF, England
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good31%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (4 reviews)
“the river” (19 reviews)
“the pub” (16 reviews)
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British, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Buckland Marsh, Witney SN7 8RF, England
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Reviews (132)
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Disappointing compared with previous visits and for us no longer compares favourably with other local equivalent places of the same price range. Certain staff appear to have changed which may have made a difference and knowledge was no great - didn't know what a Kir...More

Thank Colin K M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch on recommendation of a local, great service and food. good atmosphere too, wold have been better if we could sit outside (raining)

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

If there's one thing you should order when you eat here ..... it's the Crackling for starters. WOW! Never quite eaten such fantastic crackling! The Tempura Prawns were also beautifully light. The Steak Pie was amazing and the Rainbow Trout was apparently exceptional. Great food....More

Thank Gavin O
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Since the new ownership things have changed. You cannot argue with the Great location, beautiful decor, fabulous staff but the menu is very limited now and in my opinion expensive for nothing special. When our food arrived I was disappointed too. I had the mackerel...More

Thank bloodypasswords
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyable Christmas Day lunch with our family - 9 adults 4 children. Three course lunch, amuse bouchée and a welcome glass of Prosecco was all great value at £55 ph and just £19 for the children, and in a lovely pub in a beautiful...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 19 December 2016

8 of us enjoyed an excellent lunch at this restaurant. All the dishes we ordered from the lunch menu were delicious, though a bit pricey. I am not sure we would choose this restaurant again because of the overall cost but there was no doubting...More

Thank stotty24
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We were so pleased to meet our friends at this pretty place. It is a lovely pub on the river,but we were neither made to feel welcome nor in any way helped by an arrogant waitress, who lost interest as soon as we said we...More

Thank Hortensia2013
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely friendly bar staff food excellent but when we asked to move to a more comfortable table we were told sorry fully booked all are reserved BUT nobody came in after us !!!!! We felt this spoilt an otherwise enjoyable evening 😔 we were sat...More

1  Thank Charlotte H
Reviewed 26 October 2016

A great pub to stop with good service and excellent food and right on the river.If you're coming by boat book lunch/dinner in advance and take advantage of the private moorings - right by the pub.

Thank retroman8
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

...it has all the pretence of something wonderful but somehow flatters to deceive and fails to deliver...Sunday lunch is excellent but two slices of beef and a bunch of underwhelming and poorly cooked vegetables for £16 is an awfully small portion...Still it's a reasonable water...More

Thank Dave N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Buckland Marsh, Witney SN7 8RF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Witney
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