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The Old Boot Inn

Bushnells Green Road, Stanford Dingley RG7 6LT, England
+44 118 974 5191
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“guinea fowl” (4 reviews)
“wedges” (2 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
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Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Bushnells Green Road, Stanford Dingley RG7 6LT, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was my second visit to the pub since it has been under new ownership. First time we waited 15 minutes to get a drink, they were too busy to serve and we left. Thought we would give it another try at lunchtime, when they...More

Thank RobertfromBerkshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Boot has it all - A delightful 18th Century pub in the perfect English village that’s been brought back to life by the energetic Andre and his team. We had a first class lunch, reasonably priced and served by the friendly staff. A good...More

Thank hugh514
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with my family on Saturday, daughters aged 8 and 14. Luckily the weather was good enough to sit in the lovely garden and quench our thirst from a range of good beers and wine. We stayed for dinner, and i could have ordered...More

Reviewed April 10, 2018

Should start this review by saying that I know the landlord, nevertheless this is a genuine and honest review. The pub has been refurbished and is fresh, warm and welcoming. All the traditional elements are there, log fire, nice decor. This was the first time...More

Thank Eug3n3johnson
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here and really enjoyed it. There were two menus to choose from, one basic and the other a bit more upmarket. I chose the burger off the more basic menu. It was a good burger with wedges instead of the usual fries. Nice...More

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Visited the Old Boot with friends and it was absolutely fantastic! The food was amazing, reasonably priced (between us we paid probably £30 per head for a 2 course meal including a glass of wine) and service was fab. The pub has a lovely local...More

2  Thank Jellybean1978
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

We visited this evening with the family and had the most wonderful meal. The fish and chips were served in a unique way and was so filling! The steak was cooked to perfection and the accompaniments were amazing. My 2 youngest had the kids sausages...More

2  Thank Toadbury
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

The newly refurbished Old Boot is a delight. Cosy fire, extensive wine list and great menu. I was glad to see a traditional offering alongside their more ‘upmarket’ menu (which did also sound delicious!) Best pub burger I’ve ever had, and I’ve tried many. I...More

3  Thank Jasmine E
Reviewed March 27, 2018

We are spoilt for Good Prb Grub in this area, each one competing for a share of the local population's disposable income. So when our Friends had told us that The Old Boot at Stanford Dingley had re-opened and they had booked for us in...More

2  Thank Michael R
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

Just been in and had starter, main and desert. Food was excellent had ginea fowl for main which was execellent as was the wild mushroom starter. My wife had acid as a main which was also excellent. Loved it all plus the Ambience was so...More

2  Thank NBearman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$67
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bushnells Green Road, Stanford Dingley RG7 6LT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Stanford Dingley
  • Phone Number: +44 118 974 5191
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Located in the stunning Berkshire countryside, The Old Boot Inn offers traditional British pub classics with a modern touch, served alongside locally sourced British ales and fine wines
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