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“Excellent family lunch”

The Royal Oak Hotel Restaurant
Ranked #17 of 95 Restaurants in Ashbourne
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed September 29, 2013

We met daughters and 2 grandchildren here for an informal lunch on a Friday in September. Our comfortable table was waiting for us on arrival.

Décor is muted contemporary with attractive soft furnishings. Everything seemed immaculately clean and lovingly maintained.

Friendly and helpful service, good food selection well prepared and attractively presented. We all enjoyed our meals, from healthy salads through children's' meals to a delicious bacon and brie baguette.

Special mention needs to be made of the chips which looked as if they had been properly twice fried: excellently crisp on the outside, soft and tasty on the inside.

Temperature adjustment of baby's bottle was arranged instantly and cheerfully.

Two draught beers - London Pride and Pedigree. Good selection of teas which we enjoyed.

Bill for 4 adults, one child [main meals, drinks and teas afterwards came to £49.

A very pleasant experience: if what you want is a civilised pub meal experience, then this place is highly recommended.

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Thank Peridor
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Reviewed September 19, 2013

Celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary here at Royal Oak. Food was to die for, especially the bread and butter pudding which was incredible. Lovely friendly staff and lovely atmosphere.

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Reviewed August 18, 2013

Excellent food and service. Very generous portions and quality and not overpriced!
We knew Nicky and Steve when they ran the Fox & Goose and have to say they have a magic with service and food and you will not be disappointed!
So glad to have them back and able to enjoy their fantastic fayre and service once again x

Good luck to them x

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Thank bwendy
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Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

Wow!! What an absolutely gorgeous meal we've just had here. Attentive and polite service, and absolutely amazing food.
We had the beef bourguigon followed by the blueberry cheesecake. The beef was melt in the mouth and the cheesecake was divine. Not the most extensive menu but when the food is this good and very obviously cooked to order then less is more.
Finally, a local pub (to us) that serves quality food and at a reasonable price.

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Thank Boydon77
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Reviewed August 14, 2013

What a lovely meal, one of our party was vegetarian and they delivered a great veggie meal. Very nice staff and so attentive but not over the top, just perfect.

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Thank GardenerPaul
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