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My Great Grandfather's

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84 Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RX, England
+44 1684 292687
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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: 16Th Century building with open fire and cosy surroundings and wonderful...
16Th Century building with open fire and cosy surroundings and wonderful atmosphere. Food is of high quality and is freshly prepared. Exceptional service given by Shiho originally from Japan. Chef Mat and his wife Shiho bring a unique blend of high quality English and Japanese cuisine to the historic town of Tewkesbury. We offer a private room which seats 16 guests and our lovely beamed restaurant seats 29. Group parties are available also fine dining and business meetings.
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Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 212
    Excellent
  • 39
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
What a treat!

We were staying in our motorhome near the Abbey and wanted to eat out. This place is very special and even provides an amuse bouche (spelling?!!) which for us was french onion soup with magnificent home made bread. Our meals were superb and worth being a little more expensive due to it's really... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
fiona20000
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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263 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Lichfield, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

We were staying in our motorhome near the Abbey and wanted to eat out. This place is very special and even provides an amuse bouche (spelling?!!) which for us was french onion soup with magnificent home made bread. Our meals were superb and worth being a little more expensive due to it's really fine dining. And if you select off... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Visited with wife and little baby in her pram, when she was very small. We could not fault the service and ambience in the restaurant, really lovely, Memorable peawn cocktail, but only 4 stars becase for me the steak wa not the best, probably well sourced locally and well cooed, just not to my taste. Overall thoroughly recommended!

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 via mobile

9 of us came here to celebrate a 21st and 30th birthday and it far exceeded my, already high, expectations. The food was very fresh and delicious, the staff were attentive and friendly and the environment was relaxing. Everyone left feeling happy and satisfied, which can be hard work with such a large group of varying diets and tastes. I'll... More 

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Lovely intimate little restaurant with excellent food and friendly service. The chateaubriand steak for 2 was perfect. Highly recommended!

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

A family celebration for two milestone birthdays: 30th and 21st. The food was delicious. The service and welcome were excellent. They really looked after us and made the evening very special. Would certainly go again.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We ate here during the Cheltenham festival. The restaurant was warm and cosy on arrival. Service was friendly and attentive. The menu has some good twists on some old favourites. The pork with souffle was delicious! Well worth a visit.

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Bicester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We had a fantastic evening meal here while on holiday . Food quality and portion size was excellent . The owner was friendly and made us feel very welcome . The restaurant had a great atmosphere and overall we had a very enjoyable evening . We would definitely return if we were in the area again .

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Maidenhead
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

A warm welcome is the first thing to meet you on entry. Being seated near the open fire on a cold dark March evening was bliss. The food was fantastic starting with a mushroom soup amuse bouche. Brie with amazing caramelised strawberries, and pork tenderloin with the lightest souffle. Only small improvement would be that some green vegetables would have... More 

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cheltenham glos
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I feel so lucky to be near this fine food restaurant in Tewkesbury. Everything from start to finish is perfect...so many visits have been so great ,,tonight topped off with homemade hazel nut & chocolate icecream!!!

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Nottingham
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Spotted this restaurant so gave it a go! Really easy to find and with free handy parking after 5:30 why wouldn't we! An eclectic interior greet you along with the friendly front of house along with a simple reasonably priced but not cheap Menu! The food however is excellent..well cooked and presented and a touch unusual and original! Reckon on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 84 Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Tewkesbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1684 292687

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: British

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

16Th Century building with open fire and cosy surroundings and wonderful atmosphere. Food is of high quality and is freshly prepared. Exceptional service given by Shiho originally from Japan. Chef Mat and his wife Shiho bring a unique blend of high quality English and Japanese cuisine to the historic town of Tewkesbury. We offer a private room which seats 16 guests and our lovely beamed restaurant seats 29. Group parties are available also fine dining and business meetings.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?