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Beautiful food

Met a friend for lunch today and had the most delicious cod and chips, cooked to perfection with a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
susan h
Chippenham, United Kingdom
Olde Worlde charm

Probably could do with redocoration but is quite charming and original. Wood fire plenty of real... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mick M
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High Street, Tormarton GL9 1HZ, England
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All reviews the pub warm welcome food was great fish and chips main course sunday lunch lasagna ate here landlord menu chef bath ales route roy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Met a friend for lunch today and had the most delicious cod and chips, cooked to perfection with a lovely crispy batter (something I never usually eat but certainly did today!!), served with beautiful dry chips and a choice of salad or peas. The pub...More

Thank susan h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably could do with redocoration but is quite charming and original. Wood fire plenty of real ales very good basic food and plenty of it...staff very friendly, worth a visit.

Thank Mick M
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Popped in for early eve meal - really well cooked and delicious: whitebait, Cod and chips, tuna skewers. All well cooked with proper care. If we’d had room we’d have had a pud - the menu looked hearty and delicious. Entertained by fabulous barman and...More

Thank Beckyoz
Reviewed 8 June 2018

We stopped here for lunch with our 2 small dogs as we were staying nearby. The menu is quite large and the 2 chefs work very hard to make the meals not only taste great but appear appetising. We and our dogs were made to...More

Thank blueflinders2018
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Food was very good value for money and I will never drink a gin and tonic I the same way ever again. The landlord pours the tonic I first the the gin, which floats on the top. So much more flavour of the gin this...More

Thank Carolyn G
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

The service is excellent but my Chiaki was not. It was really spicy but had no flavour at all. It was bland. My associates however , found the Lasagne to be the winner.

Thank Billy F
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch after a Christmas walk. The service was warm and welcoming and we had a lovely chat with the landlord. There is a nice variety of local ales and the menu is full of hearty pub grub. We had the pie...More

Thank AlistairUK87
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

If someone were to ask me why we walked the Cotswold Way, a visit to Major's Retreat would say it all! We were hoping to experience a little of the flavour of quaint little English villages and hopefully meet some great people along the way....More

1  Thank buzzinn1
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Very old, quaint, friendly, seems to be the hub of the village and most welcoming. Food is delicious with gigantic portions which should sate the appetite of any walker of the Cotswold Way who has just done 16 miles. Everyone is told the 'alternative routes'...More

1  Thank 578linda873
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This pub has been a family favourite for many years,one we keep going back to. The staff are friendly and make you very welcome. Very often it will be packed out with customers so you might have a bit of a wait but it will...More

Thank Julie S
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