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    Tawny Owl

    Taw Hill | North Swindon, Swindon SN25 1WR, England
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    • Excellent40%
    • Very good15%
    • Average14%
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Really enjoyed our food here had steaks which were cooked really well and found the service to be great the staff cheerful , really nice atmosphere would be good for couples , groups or families . Go here for rock n roll bingo too which...More

    Thank Slhayes
    Response from Dan and Tracey B, General Manager at Tawny OwlResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We will pass your comments onto our team and hope to see you again soon. Dan & Tracey

    Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

    6 of us went for breakfast, the table was dirty coffee wasn’t hot. By the time we got our breakfast (3/4 of an hour later) that too was cold. Fried eggs were solid scrambled rubbery texture. Not good. No black pudding or much choice anymore.More

    Thank Deborah L
    Response from Dan and Tracey B, Manager at Tawny OwlResponded 5 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. We are extremely surprised with your comments regarding your experience with your breakfast visit. Please do let us know when you visited so that we can investigate this appropriately. Our coffee is dispensed from bean...More

    Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

    As a party of 17 we met up at the tawny for an early Xmas get together. Even though the pub had a larger private Xmas party, tribute act on and serving standard menus I was impressed that our food was delivered at the same...More

    Thank STFC_EFC
    Response from Dan and Tracey B, Manager at Tawny OwlResponded 3 December 2017

    Thank you for taking time to leave your review, your comments have been passed onto our team here at The Tawny Owl. Dan & Tracey

    Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

    Eight of us visited the Tawney owl last Friday Night 17th November for a dinner. Of the 8 only one said “It was eatable!” The chef must have had a night off. I was given a meal I never ordered, it was extremely noisy in...More

    Thank Gunner111
    Response from Dan and Tracey B, General Manager at Tawny OwlResponded 21 November 2017

    Thank you for feedback, all comments are are received with thanks and used for training purposes, however, on the occasion I really must be honest with you. As the general manager, I was totally aware of your party and I did indeed speak with you...More

    Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

    Enjoyed a lovely stay here. Rooms were immaculate, staff very friendly & helpful. We enjoyed a lovely full English breakfast, although many other choices on menu. Spent the evening in the pub and enjoyed a great atmosphere with good quality food. Would recommend and will...More

    Thank Kathryn H
    Response from Dan and Tracey B, General Manager at Tawny OwlResponded 11 October 2017

    Thank you for your review. Your kind words have been past on to our team. We hope to see you again soon. Dan & Tracey

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$58 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 5
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    Room Tips
    "Do not pick Room 5 aka The Courtyard aka The Sauna - too hot as above kitchens and too noisy as above..."
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    "The Priory is a lovely room"
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    "Avoid the restaurant - look at the menu before you enter the place."
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    "Just be aware this is also a busy pub with dining, so there may be a little later noise at weekends."
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