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The Butchers Arms

Shutford Road | Balscote, Wroxton, Banbury OX15 6JQ, England
+44 1295 730750
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Great little find

First time to the Butcher's Arms today - had a lovely Sunday Lunch. There were 11 of us and yet... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oxford, United Kingdom
Awful Sunday Roast beef.

There were two large slices of dry cold beef that looked like shoe leather. My wife and I... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
United Kingdom
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The Butchers Arms in Balscote is a North Oxfordshire’s hidden gem it is a very unique pub and boasts being one of the areas last "Parlour" style pubs with a cosy "at home" atmosphere, and with our award winning garden, this is the place to relax and watch the world go by. Our doors are always open we are a family friendly pub and families with children are most welcome, not forgetting well behaved canine companions (on leads). The Butchers Arms is situated just 5 miles from Banbury off the A422 Banbury to Stratford road.
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1 week ago
“Great little find”
30 Oct 2017
“Awful Sunday Roast beef.”
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Shutford Road | Balscote, Wroxton, Banbury OX15 6JQ, England
+44 1295 730750
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First time to the Butcher's Arms today - had a lovely Sunday Lunch. There were 11 of us and yet all the food came out of the kitchen hot, more importantly it was very tasty, great "home cooking". The beef was really tender, thinly sliced...More

Thank fraserandsharon
Reviewed 30 October 2017

There were two large slices of dry cold beef that looked like shoe leather. My wife and I complained that the meat was cold and it was taken away heated up it the microwave and returned hot but was still dry. However with copious amounts...More

2  Thank Ba8ydriver
Butchers A, Owner at The Butchers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Dear Ba8driver, I was so sorry to hear that you felt that you had an "awful sunday roast beef", My husband came to see your table to see if everything was ok and you actually said everything was fine, this was your opportunity to advise...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017

From the moment we arrived we were made to feel like a local and very welcome. They had some great Hooky Ales, my new favourite 'Playing Hooky'. Food was very tasty, excellent pub classics. I had the homemade stake and ale pie, it was delicious!...More

Thank T9531PQlisa
Reviewed 28 March 2017

A must do if you are passing through Wroxton after a visit to Wroxton College - a Jacobean mansion dating back to the the early 17th century 4 real ales on tap <try them all if you have time> Friendly service, nice bar conversation and...More

1  Thank Benjamindrfranklin
A TripAdvisor Member
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2016

If your looking for a cosy warm friendly atmosphere and old style village pub then i highly recommend this pub located in a beautiful village in Balscote, I have been many times and the warm friendly staff and beautiful pub garden makes it just as...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 April 2015

Found this pub by chance on a Sunday drive out. Set in a village in North Oxfordshire. It is a little quirky with lots of eclectic ornaments. The real ale selection is good and well kept. It has been serving beer since 1878 which is...More

Thank 1968ajs
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