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The Bird in Hand

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B4022 Hailey, Witney OX29 9XP, England
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Matt and his crew have really made a success of the Bird since taking it over a few years ago. Sunday night in January and it was a least half full and with a welcoming log fire and very prompt service who could ask for more? Starters of deep-fried Whitebait (a very light batter) came with a delicate tartar sauce... More 

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Witney, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So, Mat has taken my favourite lamb dish off the menu. nnoooooooo. I had the pork crostini. It was delicious, Mat is forgiven. my wife had the lambs liver with beautiful welsh lamb, and super soft mash. loverly as always guys thank you

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

The staff are so pleasant and helpful. We arrived late for lunch without booking but they offered us the full menu and had the delicious food beautifully prepared. The restaurant is on a meandering road so you need to take care when entering and leaving. Highly recommended.

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Bangkok
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17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

We spent a night there and were really satisfied with the hotel. Rooms were large, clean and comfortable with necessary amenities. Breakfast included, which we really enjoyed. The country style made us feel relax and being home.

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London
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

We had a great Sunday lunch, extensive menu to choose from, fairly priced and excellent service from the staff. Well worth a visit. It can get busy, and although we hadn't booked a table we were able to have a meal.

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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

We will definitely be back! The room was large and comfortable. Great value for money,we ate at the pub and it did not disappoint. Friendly staff,great food and fabulous rugby memorabilia. The owners have worked hard and they have succeeded in having a great place to both stay and eat

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london
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

My husband and I have just returned from a weekend away at this very lovely homely hotel. We were lucky enough to be taken away for a close friends special birthday. The hotel put on a wonderful meal in a special cosy room. The portions were huge, tasty and hot. Quite a hard task when feeding 35 people together. Our... More 

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Witney, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

Well where do I start, arrived at the restaurant, it was to celebrate my husbands birthday, we have been here before about a year ago, didn't have a great meal then but thought we would give it another go. Wish I hadn't bothered! We arrived at 7.35pm and were shown to our table, our order was taken relatively quickly so... More 

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Brisbane
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59 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

We chose this hotel as it was out of Oxford, we are glad we did, it was a beautiful drive. The hotel has decent size rooms and very comfortable. The staff are friendly. We ate dinner at the inn and was reasonably priced. Breakfast was included and was enough to get us going for the day. If you like off... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

North of Witney in the Oxfordshire countryside. Attractive rural pub , with restaurant, and accommodation in a separate purpose built two storey block. Large car park. Rooms are of good size, with comfortable bed, small, but adequate bathroom, all spotlessly clean. Usual breakfast of fruit juice, cereal, and variety of cooked options, all nicely cooked. Food in restaurant in evening... More 

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