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The Rose & Crown

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Shilton, Burford OX18 4AB, England
01993 842280
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  • 37
    Excellent
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    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Friendly pub

We visited the Rose & Crown after a 5 year absence. It's still as welcoming and friendly as it ever was. It's a mix of locals having a beer, regulars for meals and passing trade, possibly on recommendations as you're unlikely to accidentally drive past this pub. Food menu hasn't changed in the 5... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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Adelaide, Australia
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English first
Surrey
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Found this pub whilst staying in the Cotswolds and searching for somewhere to eat in the evening. Very glad we did. The pub is charming, old world, traditional pub in a delightful village selling proper beer (the pub is in the good beer guide). The food was reasonably priced, good portions and excellent. My husband had the liver and bacon... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

We visited the Rose & Crown after a 5 year absence. It's still as welcoming and friendly as it ever was. It's a mix of locals having a beer, regulars for meals and passing trade, possibly on recommendations as you're unlikely to accidentally drive past this pub. Food menu hasn't changed in the 5 years so if you go often... More 

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Lechlade, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

My Mothering Sunday treat and as ever, excellent service and food in lovely surroundings. A,must if youarein the area.

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Oxford
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We've eaten at the Rose and Crown regularly (about twice a month) for the last 6 years, so that's a fair number of meals and we can truely say that we have never been disappointed with the food or the service and we happily tell all our friends etc this is the place to eat if you are ever in... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

A restaurant that promises a lot and delivers very little. We turned up for lunch and were pleased to see that the chef was from The Ivy but we were so disappointed. I ordered the minute steak and it was so awful that I took one mouthful and put the rest in my handbag. I ate the 'oven' chips but... More 

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Bridport, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We booked a table for lunch as we wanted somewhere not too far from Burford where we could park easily and which had enough menu choices to cater for a non- meat eater. Turned out an excellent choice. Friendly welcome on arrival by I assume the owner, drinks offered straight away and then shown to our table in the quite... More 

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West Midlands
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63 reviews 63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We were in the area for a weekend, we came across a sign for the Rose and Crown, we walked 1.5 miles to taste the local ale, and what a pleasant place this is, the girl behind the bar was friendly polite greeted us when we walked in.. She was also taking bookings for the restaurant as well as serving... More 

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Hartlepool, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We went to R&C to see Quo drummer, John Coghlan play with his band in his local. Great atmosphere, great staff and all round lovely afternoon/evening at this lovely pub! Beautiful setting, highly recommended!

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Russell, New Zealand
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

An excellent pub with friendly and helpful staff. The small dining room serves excellent food cooked on the premises. A great atmosphere. It was all very civilised. We ate there three times during our week long stay in the area. I would love to go back.

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Visited R&C with friends on Thursday 22 Aug. As soon as we walked in we were pleasantly greeted by the bar staff. The place was fairly busy and the atmosphere was lovely. Quickly shown to our tables and immediately our drinks order was taken, the very friendly owner came across and chatted to us which was a nice touch. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Shilton, Burford OX18 4AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Burford
  • Phone Number: 01993 842280

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English

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