We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 40 Wantage Restaurants

The Lamb Inn

59 Mill Street, Wantage, England
Improve this listing
Ranked #34 of 40 Restaurants in Wantage
Cuisines: English
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Write a Review

37 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Went for a drink on a weekday evening. Stood at the bar for 5 minutes before anyone appeared. Chef came from kitchen and Said "what dya want?" I asked for a britvic 55, had to request a glass and ice which he didnt seem happy with. After that service decided against food and just stayed for the drink. Shame as... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

In the starter there was live maggots. We got given a round of free drinks and was still expected to pay for the starter!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Southampton, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We have been regular visitors to Wantage, usually every couple of months over the past 5 years. We have Sunday Lunch here every time - excellent menu, good selection on the pumps, friendly service, and the option to eat indoors or outdoors (weather permitting). Good value for money and always busy - speaks for itself really :-)

Was this review helpful? Yes
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We used to eat at this restaurant/pub before they were flooded & allough the food wasn't great it was acceptable. We have now moved to Wantage and thought we would try it again. The food quality has gone south & prices gone north…….Atmosphere is non existent. Best avoided

Was this review helpful? Yes
Balmain, Australia
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The Lamb, Wantage's only remaining thatch building, has been substantially renovated and enlarged, with the main drinking and eating area now outside of the original building. Good selection of standard beers, food average, but economical. Good parking although be careful when leaving the car park on either foot or by car as Mill street can be busy and the entrance... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Telford, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Feels like its in the middle of a council estate. If you like sausage and chips and Saturday night tv you'll probably love it. If you like fresh pasta and BBC2 documentaries, probably best to give it a miss.

Was this review helpful? Yes
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Come here regularly. The chips are always very good.. Baguette's good choice and value.. Beer is food with a good xhoice

Was this review helpful? Yes
Faringdon, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We have stopped off for a meal her before and it never fails to satisfy our requirements. Good freshly cooked food at a good value for money!

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Visited The Lamb Inn this evening thinking it may have improved since we last visited approximately two years ago and the food was very poor then, although service was reasonable - but not this time! We each had a roast dinner priced at £9.95, beef was tough, vegetables boiled to death - no taste and very watery to the point... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Coventry, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Visited on Friday lunchtime. Not too busy but appears to be a varied menu. Local ales well kept. Nice atmosphere with two open fires. Just a few minutes walk from the centre. Worth a visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed The Lamb Inn also viewed

Wantage, Oxfordshire
Wantage, Oxfordshire

Been to The Lamb Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Lamb Inn

Address: 59 Mill Street, Wantage, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Wantage
Cuisine: English

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing