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The Rose and Crown

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Main Street, Chilton OX11 ORZ, England
+44 1235 862992
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Warm and welcoming on cold day. Plate full of pub grub cooked to order. Small country pub just off the A34.

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Thank Douglas A
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

A great example of what is rapidly becoming an endangered species, the village pub. Food is excellent and always well presented. Plenty of choice (vegetarian options continue to be a rarity, but it is always possible to negotiate with the chef). Atmosphere is exactly what you would expect from a pub that is rooted in its local community but welcoming... More 

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Thank BM1411
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Authentic local pub with lots of friendly locals, good selection of beverages, and great free wifi to stay in touch with those back home.

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Thank drindab
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Charming little pub with chilled out atmosphere on a weekday night and great hospitality. Not far from the science park, menu didn't have a veggie option on, but the chef (and owner) was more than able to whip up a great omelette. Highly recommend!

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Thank Joshua R
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We were out walking on the Ridgeway locally and googled nearby villages and pubs and this one came up. We enjoyed a really delicious carvery and the landlord was really helpful and friendly! I would definitely recommend it. Thanks for a lovely lunch! We will definitely go back!!

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Thank 98Victoria
Carlow
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

This is your typical local British pub. If you're sick of gastro pubs and you just want to unwind with a nice pint and some tasty reasonably priced food then the rose and crown is the spot for you.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

This is our local pub, it isn't very fancy just a traditional local but they do a good Sunday lunch. It does get very busy on Sunday's so you need to book or risk not getting your choice of meat. Each table is called up in turn, you help yourself to vegetables and the landlord serve your choice of meat.... More 

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Thank Aly B
Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Visited here during the 6 nations and had a really welcoming atmosphere and great family feel to it. Near full time the landlord offered free chips to everyone watching the game which was a lovely touch. One of my favorite pubs I've been to for a while and will visit again

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Thank Bronzehouse
Didcot
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

I have visited this pub several times since my previous review (March 2015) and called in again with friends 'on the off chance'. The landlord had seen us arriving in the car park, and had immediately reserved a good table for us - how's that for service! Unfortunately, all the fish and chips had gone, but the delicious Irish Stew... More 

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Thank 237shelaghg
Didcot, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

From the moment you walk in to this country pub you feel at home, greeted by the chef and landlord himself who immediate makes you feel welcome. We had the carvery the roast lamb was delicious and the vegetables are freshly prepared with plenty of choice. A really lovely atmosphere and all the staff are so friendly, it's also very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Chilton OX11 ORZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Vale of White Horse  >  Chilton
  • Phone Number: +44 1235 862992

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