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THe Elm Tree

$$ - $$$, British,
74 Abbots Road, Hanham BS15 3NR, England
+44 117 967 5193
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (10 reviews)
“tartiflette” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
74 Abbots Road, Hanham BS15 3NR, England
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

The food was gorgeous and I could not fault it especially the lasagna. However, there was a very long wait for our food around an hour and half and I understand it was freshly cooked but it wasn't worth that wait.There is also a very...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank erinfitz95
Reviewed November 3, 2018

Very friendly service from entering the restaurant to the time of leaving, the staff were very friendly, the food locally sourced, home cooked, very hot when placed on the table, presentation was excellent, ad portions were of a good size, and very very tasty. Will...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Margaret D
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Tartiflette, Salad Nicoise with perfectly cooked fresh tuna, superb steak, home cooked ham ... I could go on. Good quality fresh ingredients, properly home cooked; friendly staff, good beer and excellent sensibly prices wines. An honest offering in a decent pub - you can’t ask...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GrumpyManLovelyLady
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Small country pub feel with pictures of bygone film stars on the walls. Clean and tidy. The menu is small mostly catering for meat eaters. This is why I only gave 4 stars. The only vegetarian meals are Mushroom stroganoff and a Bean Chilli. The...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Anne-Marie W
Reviewed June 14, 2018

Driving around the area my friend and I stopped here for tea and very pleased we did too! The extensive choice of home cooked dishes was very appetising and took me a while to decide what to have! Beautifully fresh fish in beer batter and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Lynne A
Reviewed May 27, 2018

well its a nice little pub but not that good a range of beers , advertised beer they no longer serve.The food is ok but did not live up to my expectations of other trip advisor reviews,so a bit dissapointed although i would say that...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Monkbait3131
Reviewed April 5, 2018

We celebrated my daughter's 40th birthday at this lovely little pub. The food was excellent,freshly cooked, well presented. The staff are very friendly & helpful, even came out singing happy birthday with our cake, complete with candles. Would definitely go back again. Thank you.

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank terry d
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

The term "pub food" doesn't do the elm tree Justice. More like "die and go to heaven food". I've been here several times and not once had a bad meal the catering team should be over the moon with themselves if I could I would...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank madmanprod2015
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Had really lovely food at The Elm Tree for a girls night out . Everyone enjoyed their meals and we had a lovely table and it was very warm and cozy in the pub .

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Hill1963
Reviewed December 16, 2017

We have just had our tennis club Christmas dinner here. Usually these types of meals follow a standard format with some not that good. But not here . We were well catered for and the food, starters mains and sweets were exceptional. There was plenty...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Steve H
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Questions & Answers
April 6, 2018|
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Response from madmanprod2015 | Reviewed this property |
If you call before hand when booking a table they're always more more than happy to go through what's on the menu with you.
Bonny P
June 29, 2017|
Response from Frank B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can't answer that one never been there have Sunday lunch we usually go for the steak and wine offer which is very good value
May 21, 2017|
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Response from Frank B | Reviewed this property |
I will be in the few times both in the evening and at lunchtime and I don't remember seeing any children and certainly there does not seem to be a children's menu Best of luck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Abbots Road, Hanham BS15 3NR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Hanham
  • Phone Number: +44 117 967 5193
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