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The Royal Oak Swayfield

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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27 High Street | Swayfield, Grantham NG33 4LL, England
+44 1476 550415
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Food and atmosphere were good....Staff were accommodating to a point and the portions were good enough...once in a while is fine but not regular haunt...

Thank Nick K
England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Another very enjoyable Sunday lunch. There is a new chef and his lunch menu was both traditional roasts and other choices including a very good red mullet dish that I chose. A good selection of starters and desserts. A venue we always enjoy and will return to.

Thank Leigh J
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Ate here with friends. Amazing food, lots of choice and the steak pie and chips were the best ever!! Lovely cosy atmosphere and very friendly staff. Highly recommend it.

Thank R172YHrdm
Leicester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took hubby away for 2 nights for his birthday 3-5 Feb. Lovely room, with TV and dvd. Very comfy bed. Warm room. We were having a break away from the kids so spent most our time watching dvds in the room. Nice area, quiet. Good food for good prices. Lovely landlord, very friendly and helpful. Would definitely visit again

Thank Donna J
Dronfield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a weekend break at the Royal Oak and if your looking for a bustling weekend away this is not the place for you. If, like I was looking for a quiet relaxing weekend you will struggle to beat this charming proper village B&B The rooms are at the side of the pub and are of very good quality,... More 

Thank lamby49
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night to break up a long trip. Rooms are amazing for the price. Clean and tidy 99% of the room only off putting factor was the dirty light in the room you could see all the bugs that had died in there it would only take a few minutes to detach and clean it. The shower was also... More 

Thank Ogrub77
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

Stayed at The Royal Oak for one night as a getaway to celebrate both my husband and my birthdays. Room was clean, warm and comfortable. Bed was very comfy. We had dinner in the Pub Restaurant. Locals were friendly and the staff were also cheerful and friendly. We both had the sirloin steak which was delicious. The chef obviously gets... More 

Thank Lynne C
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Don't be put off if the restaurant is empty when you go in - I think we came at its quietest time but wow what amazing food and service! Kids menu was excellent - generous size for my 7 and 9 year old boys who both eat like adults! Pie and Pork belly were delicious and the desserts nearly killed... More 

Thank DimitriCArlando
Abingdon, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

Stayed one night on business to break a journey north on the A1, it's 10-15 minutes from the Colsterworth junction. Rooms are "motel-style" in a purpose built block adjacent to the pub, clean and comfortable, plenty of space. Nice pub, friendly staff, good food, good beer. WiFi only works in the bars, not the rooms. Good cooked breakfast in the... More 

Thank Stephen H
Leicester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016

My husband had never seen a glass this size before! The welcome here was warm and the wood burner a real treat.

Thank Jayne K

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$11 - $17
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 High Street | Swayfield, Grantham NG33 4LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Grantham
  • Phone Number: +44 1476 550415

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?