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“Lunch with Friends”
Review of The Blue Boar

The Blue Boar
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $9 - $32
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: A 17th century pub brought back to life with contempary lighting and soft furnishings that bring out the beauty of the original Oxford stone. The front bar holds the key to your welcome with a fully functional wood burner,the stable room restaurant, an original stable with its wooden rafters help you relax and enjoy the Great British menu on offer alongside the fine ales and extensive wine list. The warm welcome by the staff make this a perfect destination for drinks, a quick meal or an excuse to sit and dine in the cosy atmosphere with friends and family
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Lunch with Friends”
Reviewed August 18, 2012

The atmosphere was definitely warm and friendly, the food was the best I have eaten in ages and the day was bright and sunny with lots of activity in town. I am planning to go back and try out the shopping.

Visited August 2012
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  • Dutch first
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English first
West Scotland
Level 5 Contributor
95 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
“Grill Night Tuesday”
Reviewed August 11, 2012

Inexpensive meal cooked by a chef who could actually cook medium rare steaks. worth a visit- can sit in bar or restaurant at same price. Steak dinner was £10 on the tuesday and was a rump steak.

Visited August 2012
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Thank highteas
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Cotswolds, UK
Level 5 Contributor
53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Cheap and cheerful”
Reviewed June 29, 2012

Ate Sunday lunch there in the conservatory. The food was ok for the price but nothing special. Friendly waitress.

Visited June 2012
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Thank Longhurst
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ferryhill
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Good Quality”
Reviewed June 4, 2012

Went into the back restaurant although quiet most people eating in other areas,food reasonably priced,service good.Food well presented and very good.Overall a good experience will eat there again.

  • Visited May 2012
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Thank JEDFERRYHILL
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Belfast, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
“Food service, room for improvement”
Reviewed April 8, 2012

Food was really yummy but was clearly waiters first day on the job, no knowledge of the menu or table etiquette

Visited April 2012
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Thank Ruth R
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