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Gloucester Road, Hartpury, Gloucester GL19 3BW, England
+44 1452 700273
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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We ate here on a busy Good Friday evening -great atmosphere in the pub. The Belly Pork was top quality, cooked to perfection, not dry and minimal fat for the cut. Good, smart pub food menu with local produce, very friendly and helpful service (brilliant when I rang to book as well), I grew up nearby to the Exchange but... More 

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Thank DoodleAdventures
Southern Wales, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was very convenient for the B&B my daughter and I were staying at, and for Hartpury College where we were competing at a dressage competition. Very friendly service (if a little hurried as they were so busy). The focus took a while to come, but it was very good. An unusually good choice of dishes for vegetarians. It felt... More 

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Thank Penny G
Gloucester
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74 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have eaten at the Royal exchange a couple of times and had a good experience both times, the young staff are particularly attentive and thoughtful.

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Thank Jane S
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77 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Headed out to meet a friend at another pub locally but having pulled into the car park decided it wasn't for me. As I was driving back towards another place I had passed I spotted this little unassuming pub opposite a junction in hartpury. It looked inviting enough so decided to go for it. Good menu, friendly staff, nice ales,... More 

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Thank Bananarob
Newport, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Royal Exchange for lunch today. It was an absolutely delightful experience. We always compare our favourite dining out place "The Cripple Creeks Inn" in Raglan with every other place we visit, We now have 2 houses that we cannot split.on service and food e this fine dining excellence, You have to visit here and experience what the... More 

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Gloucester, England, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Group of 10 senior citizens booked for lunch time. Pre order given, and table booked for 12.15pm. We arrived at mid day, were shown to our table. Staff very tentative but not overbearing. Drink order taken, and prompt delivery of drinks and meal. Which I Must say was outstanding. Will visit again in summer as the patio area was very... More 

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Thank Sandra N
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Royal Exchange, responded to this review

Hello Sandra. I’m glad everything went well for your booking with us, and the food and service were excellent. We have many large groups book in with us now and it’s always nice to hear good feedback. I’ll pass on your praise to all the team involved. See you again soon. More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a table for lunch with my mother aged 92 so wanted to make sure it all went well. Access was an important factor for me, as mum not so quick on her pins these days. The staff rang me the day before to check my special requirements. We were allocated a perfect table. The food and service was excellent.... More 

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Thank B1976TWstephenm
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Royal Exchange, responded to this review

Thank you for your most kind review, and it was our pleasure looking after your family’s lunch requirements! I hope your mother enjoyed it too, and maybe we’ll see you all again soon. More 

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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I were well looked after by the kind staff and experienced a wonderful lunch today. The standard of the food was wonderful. Recommend this friendly find to all. Thank you, hope to see you again soon Royal Exchange.

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Thank Kevingilbert
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Royal Exchange, responded to this review

Hello Kevin and thank you so much for your very kind review and recommendation. It’s great to hear that the service and food were wonderful. Please do pop in again soon. More 

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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Top class gastro pub. There's not many places with as beautiful a view + quality service + food in Gloucester. Would highly recommend this place to anyone.

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Thank danrees1989
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Royal Exchange, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your short & sweet review, and recommendation! See you again soon. More 

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

if you recall the film the american werewolf in london when the two hikers enter the pub , this visit of mine reminded me of this. as soon as we entered the locals gazed at us. i dont think they know prada clothes from primark such was there shock at people looking smart. the food is good but you need... More 

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Thank Gary B
ShellyChamberlayne77, Owner at The Royal Exchange, responded to this review

Hi Gary, I’m not really sure what you mean about knowing Prada from Primark, but I can only apologise if you felt uncomfortable walking into the pub. I trust you were greeted politely by a member of staff? More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$32
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gloucester Road, Hartpury, Gloucester GL19 3BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Gloucester  >  Hartpury
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 700273
Description
Country pub serving real ale, cider and perry. Home cooked, local, seasonal food. Large beer garden, terrace and covered deck with views over the Malverns.

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