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The Trigger Pond

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Bucknell $$ - $$$ , British,
Bicester Road, Bucknell OX27 7NE, England
+44 1869 252817
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (27 reviews)
“sunday roast” (20 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bicester Road, Bucknell OX27 7NE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Just got to tell you about a recent night out at this wonderful village pub. On arrival the place was heaving, but without any fuss the staff found us a table and a couple of chairs and we relaxed with some fine ale and ordered...More

Thank Westlandwasp
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had not been to the Trigger Pond for several years but had read good reviews so was pleased when friends from the USA invited me to join them for lunch. The service was VERY good. There was a good range of ales and ciders...More

Thank Merewoodman
Reviewed 6 days ago

Yesterday, I took my wife and grandaughter to the Trigger Pond for lunch. The welcome from the owner is always warm and friendly. The service is quick and attentive and the menu suitable for all tastes; the food always well-prepared and presented. The starter of...More

Thank Threegreens
Reviewed 1 week ago

This pub catered for our party of 14 for Sunday lunch. We had starters, main courses and deserts and all were fabulous! The service was superb and the Landlady was first class. The pub was full and the standard of food or the service was...More

Thank MatureBill
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for food, but the food stopped at 4. We decided to stay for a drink, Horwood went through all the gins on offer and fixed us both a fab drink. Jo arrived with a plate of pigs in blankets, because we couldn't order...More

Thank Mairead O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was excellent the only disappointment foodwise was there where no steak & ale pies left. The service was a little hit and miss. Mains served had to ask for cutlery as none on table and not brought before food was served. Has to...More

Thank Tracy D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The chef here is clearly very inexperienced, we read loads of good reviews about this place, so decided to try to out as it was on our way back home. To start we had the gambas pil pil, any chef worth his salt would know...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely love this place. Food is always great with a good choice. Staff are welcoming and friendly. Sunday lunch is worth every penny. Can't wait to return.

Thank 123bels
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed many meals here with friends or as a family and a staff end of year do. All have been excellent. The food is good, wholesome and tasty and at a good price. Staff are lovely and couldn't be more attentive without being intrusive. Lovely...More

Thank M M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very pretty, friendly pub which welcomes dogs. The staff are excellent & we all thoroughly enjoyed our beef Sunday dinners. We hadn't booked so I strongly recommend you do, but we were able to sit outside. My only criticism of this fab...More

Thank Hrdsarah
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Questions & Answers
Colin F
May 31, 2016|
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Response from James W | Reviewed this property |
I rang to prior to booking to confirm access etc for my elderly parents. They were very helpful I am sure that would help you.
October 7, 2015|
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Response from Chrisbeeoxford | Reviewed this property |
Pub is closed between 3pm and 6pm. I'm not sure when they take last food orders.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Scenic view, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bicester Road, Bucknell OX27 7NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Bucknell
  • Phone Number: +44 1869 252817
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