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The Thames Head Inn

Tetbury Road, Cirencester GL7 6NZ, England
+44 1285 770259
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“lasagne” (12 reviews)
“banoffee pie” (5 reviews)
“kidney” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tetbury Road, Cirencester GL7 6NZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Thames Head proved an excellent venue to host foreign visitors on a business trip to the UK, their request was to experience a traditional English pub and it's food. They enjoyed the English beer and wide range of excellent food available.

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been here for lunch many times in the last few years, including once recently. The staff are always extremely friendly, and our dog is welcomed every time. We enjoy the food, and it is always warm in the winter months. The menu hasn't...More

Thank Roz-and-John
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t find fault with the place, amazing food & amazing service. We had a table of 30 and everyone had fabulous food and service, no complaints from anyone. Can’t recommend this pub enough, great local food, cooked perfectly.

Thank LandBW7568
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here twice in 3days. A soon as you step into this place the smell of an open fire and warmth hits you like a classic English pub should do, such a lovely feel to the place. Very friendly staff and easy to talk...More

Thank matthew c
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Myself and 3 friends happened upon this pub on our way back from a wedding at the Bowood Hotel and Spa. It was very busy, which is always a good sign, but we didn't have to wait long for a table which was lucky. 3...More

Thank Becky K
Reviewed October 5, 2017

Went the pub had pass it a few times so we drop in. Beer was good, had a BLT was ok. If in the area would be worth a try, the food did look OK but a bit pricey, the these pubs are...

3  Thank michael s
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Greatly enjoyed our meal in the Thames Head, the Sunday roast was as good as home cooking. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We hope to eat there again when we next stay in Cirencester

Thank Redrag60
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights. We were impressed, Very comfortable Room, Excellent & Friendly service. Good food and an interesting and varied menu.

Thank tengate
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

We expected a good meal and The Thames Head did not disappoint. Excellent starters of fois gras and Brie. We all had the fillet medallions which were cooked to perfection. Desserts were scrumptious. Wine list adequate and the choice of beers too. Service was professional...More

Thank Albatross65
Reviewed October 1, 2017

We were walking the Thames Path and had intended to eat at The Tavern Inn when we returned to Kemble. However discovering that establishment was not open for business a quick search bought up The Thames Head. We ordered Lasagne and Scampi from the bar...More

1  Thank ivanpcadge
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Questions & Answers
May 16, 2017|
Response from Chessie M |
Daft question really, but is it best to book a table for an evening meal? Just for two people.
May 16, 2017|
Response from Lostpassport | Reviewed this property |
Quite a bit was on special boards from memory, but the pub website has a menu section under food
January 31, 2017|
Response from Patriciacc62 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - very dog friendly. We had two labs with us and the owner/manager made a fuss over them and gave them each a dog biscuit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tetbury Road, Cirencester GL7 6NZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cirencester
  • Phone Number: +44 1285 770259
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