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Greatworth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely lovely food, great service and generally a very good ambience. We arrived at short notice and they had a big group in but looked after us very well and we had a quiet area of the pub to sit in. I will definitely be going back again soon....

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Thank RosieJeffries
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We attended the village car show at Sulgrave Manor and decided to have a walk around the lovely village. Saw the pub as we drove through and thought it looked very nice. As you enter the pub there are pictures china and furniture for sale and lovely quotes on the walls, very quirky, loved the homely feel. Lots of rooms... More 

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Thank Maureen B
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016

We were in the area to view some furniture at a private property. The owner recommended we make use of the trip to Sulgrave and go and visit Sulgrave Manor and to maybe have a pint in the local pub. It was a beautiful sunny Saturday so we did as we were told. The manor is very nice, was home... More 

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Thank AdamThomas72
Rugby, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed on a Tuesday night and luckily the weather was superb which made the Star and the village even more beautiful. The owners are lovely and the food was superb. Breakfast is cooked in a lovely room to the rear of the pub on a range which meant that we could have a chat with the... More 

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Thank Ashley B
Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

Went here today service Excellant had soup of the day carrot and butternut squash was lovely had John Dory was so tasty dessert was choclate cake so moist. Service was Excellant and beer lovely. Highly recommend this pub for there service and there food.

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Thank Chrissy232jones
banbury, oxfordshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

we decided to give the star a try for a meal out on a sat night , we live local but hadnt been in for years , we will being going back for sure and i will be telling friends and family to give ot a go ! my husband and dad had prawn cocktail for a start which was... More 

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Thank lawnhill
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

Fantastic food, fast service. Paul was great to us and we will 100% be coming back. They have a massive garden and there are 100s of acres to explore in the village of Sulgrave. The rooms are cosy and warm and there is wifi in case anyone is worried about being shut off.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

Really nice owners, who have run this place for around 30 years. Some quirky décor touches, good selection of ales and superb food. Welcomed with tea and coffee on arrival, helpful and attentive hosts, a great place to stay for a night or two, as an excellent value B&B and restaurant

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1 Thank Lilacwheaty
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

I can't recommend the Star Inn enough! 9 of us stayed for my birthday and Paul opened up the restaurant and bar especially for us. The food was absolutely delicious with brilliant service. The rooms were extremely comfortable with plenty of room for the family. Will be going back in the new year! Thanks Paul!

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Thank Sophy S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

There's not a lot I can say but the best food I've had such a long time brilliant superb can't fault anything breakfast was the same best coffee I had in years and so friendly Rooms brilliant as well I recommend it 15 out of 10

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The three hundred year old 'Star Inn' sits in an idyllic village on the borders of South Northamptonshire and Oxfordshire, ideally located for visiting the many attractions available in the heart of England or simply escaping for a peaceful and relaxing weekend in the country. Believed to be the only know pub to be visited by the legendary actor John Wayne whilst on tour of nearby Sulgrave Manor, the ancestral home of the first president of the United States George Washington. On a visit to Sulgrave in 1889 the honourable William Taft, Chief Justice of America said, "Sulgrave is a charming little spot only hidden in the loveliness of its seclusion, with the old Star inn by the roadside a relic of bygone days when comforts were plain and ale was plenty." The Star is where people matter and whether you are staying in one of our comfortable en-suite bedrooms, dining in the oak beamed restaurant or just having a drink you will be made to feel welcome by all the staff who will ensure your time with us is enjoyable. Gillie and Barry welcome friends old and new. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Star Inn

Address: Manor Road, Sulgrave OX17 2SA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Northamptonshire > Sulgrave
Price Range: $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
The Star Hotel Sulgrave
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