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The Retreat Stroud

28 Church Street, Stroud GL5 1JL, England
+44 1453 750208
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Great lunch menu

Had excellent lunch. Great choice on the menu. Friendly staff. Great atmosphere. There is a car... read more

Reviewed March 20, 2018
Guy B
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Food that's a bit different from normal pub grub

Visited on a rainy Tuesday afternoon and there was hardly anyone there but those that were there... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2018
Ellen C
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  • Excellent51%
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Feb 14, 2018
“Food that's a bit different from normal pub grub”
Mar 20, 2018
“Great lunch menu”
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28 Church Street, Stroud GL5 1JL, England
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Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

Had excellent lunch. Great choice on the menu. Friendly staff. Great atmosphere. There is a car park nearby which is useful. Will be back.

Thank Guy B
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Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

Visited on a rainy Tuesday afternoon and there was hardly anyone there but those that were there were an eclectic mix which showed it appeals to lots of people. The food was delicious and good value, just wish they hadn't run out of the chilli...More

Thank Ellen C
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Reviewed November 29, 2016

Having had lunch on many occasions in The Retreat, I felt it time to let Trip Adviser have my views. It is without a shadow of doubt the best watering hole in Stroud. Tucked away in Church Street the ambiance and décor is warm and...More

Thank Brian S
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Reviewed November 19, 2016

This is a very pleasant bar in Stroud, welcoming and serving good beer and a decent selection of food. Busy with office workers at lunchtime there is always a good atmosphere.

Thank Marcus G
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

This is a great place for lunch after a visit to the Farmers' Market on a Saturday and a great place for its charity quiz on a Monday evening. The owner is always welcoming and friendly and the staff courteous and efficient. The menu does...More

Thank johnwalton4
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Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

After visiting The Retreat a couple of weeks ago I still feel outraged by the shocking service we received. Although busy a member of staff deemed it appropriate to answer a politely asked question in a aggressive manner, topped off with use of colourful language...More

4  Thank Callum S
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Reviewed July 25, 2016

There was a wide range of tasty food options that are slightly different to the norm i.e. rosti potatoes with a variety of toppings. The side salad that came with the meals was delicious and the pasta and chicken stir fry is amazing.

Thank olivetree22
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Reviewed June 3, 2016

Booked a window table in advance for my sons birthday, on arrival all window tables were full, wrong table had been reserved by staff. Looking forward to recommended Salmon rosti, salmon was ok, rosti was tasteless, bland, greasy and cold! My son had the lamb...More

2  Thank Bazzer08
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Reviewed May 9, 2016

The best bar in Stroud; friendly staff and owner, good food at lunchtime at very reasonable prices. Also a free quiz on Monday evenings, which is always good for a laugh.

Thank johnwalton4
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Reviewed June 24, 2015

Quiet oasis in the middle of Stroud...a place full of history. Varied menu...very enjoyable and perfect for a little break in the middle of the day.We would return!

Thank Lynn H
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