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The Lamb Inn

Bar, British, Pub
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59 Mill Street, Wantage OX12 9AB, England
01235766768
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Hyde, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Joined family members for a meal. Had good service and a friendly atmosphere. We were welcomed and waited on. We had a great evening and stayed till it closed.

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Thank Lyn H
Oxford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We often visit the lamb and have never been disappointed. The food is always quickly served and is good pub food. The portions are great value for money and extremely generous. We've visited with large party's of 10 or more and it's never too much trouble. We all get our food served on time and with no mistakes. Good English... More 

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Thank MissF60
Wantage, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very typical basic pub food, nothing special the reason we visited was because of its location close to market place and because it has its own carpark and play ground for young children. The service was quick and staff were polite, but probably wouldn't go back again

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Thank Shaun C
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice staff, interesting old pub. Beer is hit or miss. Best to drink what the locals are drinking. Food lets the place down. Seems to depend on who is on duty since sometimes it's bearable, sometimes inedible. It's the kind of food that gets British food a bad name; stewed, soggy, flavorless. It's next door to where my Mum lives,... More 

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Thank Wigan2pdx
Didcot, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We eat regularly in the Lamb and are always assured of a tasty meal and warm welcome. I particularly love the Sunday roasts. A real treat for me. Desserts are gorgeous if you still have room for one.

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Thank PHeath
Wantage, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Pub grub but at the weaker end. Eating area dark, service ok. Beer average to poor. Unpleasant garden

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Thank jbeck100
Aylesbury
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41 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

A good menu with a fair variety at reasonable prices with some seeming to be good value and others a bit pricey for dish. However that is just a comparison with other places I have been. Staff very nice and service was perfect without being too pushy or slow. We had no complaints about the food, but reading some of... More 

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Thank Magic-IanRoy
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

A quick lunch following a visit to the Wessex Flour mill next door for lunch was not disappointing. The pub is deceptive from the outside but has a nice open plan courtyard effect to the central dining area. The beams are covered in writings, some interesting, others not so. This is a family run business with a friendly warm feel... More 

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Thank SaadAz
Southampton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

We booked a table as it was Easter Sunday - lovely atmosphere, friendly staff, good service, excellent menu and always a good selection of specials on the board ... we will return. Thank you very much :-)

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Thank Angie814
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

It's a really pleasant venue, and the food is plentiful and reasonably priced. Service was efficient and prompt.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Mill Street, Wantage OX12 9AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Wantage
  • Phone Number: 01235766768

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