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Bakers Yard Wine Bar

Church Street, Oakham, England
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Ranked #10 of 55 restaurants in Oakham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

We ate there in Saturday in July. We had scallops and chorizo starter. This was delicious and the scallops were perfectly cooked. The pork belly main had tender meat and crispy crackling with the most amazing mustardy sauce. My partners steak was cooked perfectly at medium rare - she noted this is a rare occasion (excuse the pun) Our waitress... More

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Baker's Y, Manager at Bakers Yard Wine Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for your fabulous feedback. I am really glad to hear that you had an enjoyable evening on Saturday. It was indeed very busy, which makes it all the better to know that your food was cooked to perfection and that the staff maintained their usual pleasant and helpful standards. More

Leics
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Came here again, this time for the Father's Day Lunch. Incredible value at £15.95 for 3 courses and a good varied choice. We all had different (1 Beef, 1 Turkey and 1 Cod) and everything was beautifully cooked - they even accommodated my son's request for no marie sauce on the starter! You really can't go wrong visiting Bakers Yard... More

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Baker's Y, Manager at Bakers Yard Wine Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I am so pleased that you all enjoyed your Fathers Day lunch with us. It is reassuring to know that people do still appreciate the quality of home made freshly prepared food and your comments are especially welcome as the town recently seems to be overrun with food outlets who only serve microwaved pre packed... More

Paris, France
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83 reviews 83 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I was invited to this restaurant by some friends for a special event and I enjoyed the food a lot. I had chicken which was beautifully cooked and I thought the combination of flavours were surprising in a nice way. Delicious puddings too ! Nice staff always happy to help.

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Baker's Y, Manager at Bakers Yard Wine Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Bakers Yard. I am very happy as always to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and that the staff were all helpful and friendly. More

Oakham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Excellent environment, service and a very warm welcome. The food was very good, and a very nice Malbec. Caters for children(my 13 year old) with a taste for good adult food was not disappointed!

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Baker's Y, Manager at Bakers Yard Wine Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time give us such a positive review. I am so glad you had a lovely Birthday Party at Bakers Yard and that all age groups enjoyed our menu. We hope to see you again soon.. More

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We stayed for one night in march to celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary. We had a nice comfortable room and the BEST breakfast we have ever had,you could certainly tell a chef had cooked it. Staff were very friendly and accommodating. Highly recommended

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Baker's Y, Manager at Bakers Yard Wine Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to spend your anniversary at Bakers Yard and for giving us a lovely review... I am very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and especially our delicious breakfast. We hope to see you again soon More

Brighton, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We stayed here for 1 night while going to a wedding at the intriguing Normanton Church on Rutland Water. Our room was very comfortable and clean. Excellent breakfast and very friendly staff.

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Baker's Y, Manager at Bakers Yard Wine Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay in our rooms. We strive to keep our rooms clean and comfortable, and of course the breakfasts are so popular ! Also happy to hear our staff looked after you. Hope you come back to stay with us again. More

Hadleigh, Suffolk
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70 reviews 70 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

I've visited this venue before but today my daughter and I were seeking breakfast - we weren't disappointed! The place was fairly quiet and we soon had our tea/coffee brought to our table. A proper cuppa! Delicious breakfast soon appeared, with three or four full rounds of toast, butter and marmalade. All first class ingredients and courteous service. Just the... More

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Baker's Y, Manager at Bakers Yard Wine Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments re our breakfast. I am so glad you enjoyed it. We hope to see you again soon More

Lincolnshire UK
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41 reviews 41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Friday lunchtime, reasonably busy but not packed, wide spread of clientele in age range, big tables well spread out, all very pleasant. Plus modern clean loos! My companion fancied a green salad which wasn't an option on the menu but one was produced without any problem. And what finer lunch could there be on a Friday than a fish finger... More

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Baker's Y, Manager at Bakers Yard Wine Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Bakers yard. It is good to hear that you enjoyed your visit and had an enjoyable lunch. We hope to see you again soon. More

UK
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

This is my second review of the Bakers Yard. I thought I best write an updated review since I have had nothing but good experiences here over the last year. It the perfect place to go whatever time of day it is; good place for a coffee in the morning, lovely menu and a nice place for a glass of... More

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Baker's Y, Manager at Bakers Yard Wine Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Bakers Yard again. It is nice to hear that we are continuing to maintain our high standard of home made quality food and good service, and always good when we get repeat visits. More

Oakham, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

This is a very attractive bar with good outdoor seating areas. I'm not sure how much sun you get outdoors as the yard is hemmed by tall buildings, but it is still a very nice place to go.

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Baker's Y, Manager at Bakers Yard Wine Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review. The courtyard does get very sunny in the summer, and is popular all year round especially for smokers as we have outdoor heaters. More

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