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Home Sweet Home

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Roke | Oxfordshire, Wallingford OX10 6JD, England
+44 1491 838249
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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2 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Decided to try somewhere new for date night, I was chatting to a lady whilst in a queue and she recommended Home Sweet Home for a nice meal. It's a lovely country pub in a quiet location, when we arrived we were seated in " the most popular seats for couples" but there was a large noisy party sat next... More 

Thank Clare D
Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We booked a table(and pre-booked our order) for our party of 16 for 7.30 on a Tuesday. Wow! We were meant to be sitting at the table, knives and forks at the ready at 7.30! By 7.45 the waiter was hovering, saying he couldn't hold the food any longer (we were waiting for some stragglers) as there was another large... More 

Thank GillianKelley
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a lovely lunch here. Food was top quality, staff were very helpful and friendly. 6 adults and 3 infants all happily accommodated. It is the quintessential English country pub.

Thank Dave H
Hsh R, Owner at Home Sweet Home, responded to this review

Thank you. We are very pleased to receive a review with these sentiments. More 

Amersham, Bucks
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72 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here today with a friend after struggling to find somewhere open and serving food on a bank holiday. Great welcome, very hospitable. Most attractive pub inside and out. However, maybe don't arrive famished as portion size is ladylike!

Thank JanehAmersham
HSHROKE, Owner at Home Sweet Home, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review. The menu has a range of freshly prepared food to suit all taste and appetite. Look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Returned after a 6 month absence I can not belive that this place gets better but it does love this pub and the landlord and landlady are so welcoming you just want to come back all the time...... good job

Thank catherham
Hsh R, Owner at Home Sweet Home, responded to this review

Thank you Caterham for a lovely review and thank you for returning. It is good to know our returningl customers notice the standards have not slipped. More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Their Sunday Roasts are amazing, and their home made burgers are fantastic. We have Ben there a few times now and it always impresses.

Thank Weybridge-Wonder
Hsh R, Owner at Home Sweet Home, responded to this review

Thanks, The Home Sweet Home Team. More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a Tuesday night when so many pubs close near us, this was the third I tried. It's a lovely pub with a fantastic central fireplace, so very cosy. I ate in the bar which is charming. I had the burger which was as good a burger as I have had for some time. The burger was excellent and the... More 

Thank Steerage
Hsh R, Owner at Home Sweet Home, responded to this review

I remember your visit and thank you for taking the time to review our food. Our new menu start early April with a change in season but we will not take off the burger or fish & chips. More 

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25 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

Recently popped in for a visit and was pleasantly surprised. Nice roaring fire and a great decor. There were a few downsides but here's the good sides. Firstly burgers were amazing, would recommend them to anyone beautifully stacked and comes with a chilli jam and homemade chips. The staff were great friendly and chatty gave us plenty of time to... More 

Thank Michael C
Hsh R, Owner at Home Sweet Home, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us recently. I understand you visited when we were busy which, is quite common. I am sorry about the table not being to your liking but booking is advised. Our range of choices & price vary from the seasonal menu, from £14, 2 courses for £13, sandwiches from £7. Pleased, though, to hear you will return,... More 

Horsham, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed March 19, 2017

We felt really welcome at this beautiful pub and the choice of food was very good. We chose from the lunch specials, a starter and main for about £13 which seemed good value. Attentive service and very pleasant chatty owner. Highly recommended.

Thank 777jess
Hsh R, Owner at Home Sweet Home, responded to this review

The lunch special menu has been a great success for us with new choices coming in April. thank you for the review. More 

Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed March 3, 2017

This is a lovely traditional country Pub that produces outstanding food with great service. Our evening out was very relaxed in comfortable and atmospheric surroundings.

Thank dollyegleton
Hsh R, Owner at Home Sweet Home, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time and effort to make us your first review on TripAdvisor. Glad you enjoyed your experience. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$9 - $23
Bar, British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Roke | Oxfordshire, Wallingford OX10 6JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Wallingford
  • Phone Number: +44 1491 838249
Set in the pretty village of Roke Oxfordshire, just off the B4009, Benson to Watlington road, our freshly prepared, seasonal menu offers at Lunchtime, 2 courses for £13 or our lunch menu and in the evening a more extensive menu. The secure south facing garden is dog friendly and are welcome in the bar and snug, where the double aspect open fire greets you all year round. Open for food from 12 - 2 and 6.00 - 9.00 Every day except for Monday and Sunday evenings. We recommend booking. All dietary requirements can be catered for.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?