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The Kings Arms

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Market Square, Stow-on-the-Wold GL54 1AF, England
+44 1451 830364
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Northampton, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

some time after ordering a starter and two roast lunches we were told there would be a fifteen minute delay ,we said that was fine as they were busy.over a half hour later the soup arrived and fifteen minutes later the mains arrived,the beef on one was too tough to cut,the veg barely warm the only nice thing was the... More 

Thank tommyk800
Burntwood, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely old pub offering a wide choice on the evening meal menu. Friendly staff, nice atmosphere. Busy for a Saturday night. Restaurant full but seats in the bar. Food great

Thank Caroline A
Hereford, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I've recently been shown a review written by a gentleman named "Clive." I have little interest in reviews but felt obligated to respond. I have eaten, drank and slept at The Kings Arms on numerous occasions and have always enjoyed the experience. The staff are friendly, food is good and atmosphere jovial. I note in the review a point is... More 

Thank Douglas J
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93 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Stow for five nights and ate out for four of these. Kings Arms was our clear favorite: exquisite roast lamb and a burger, along with a lovely bottle of NZ Pinot Noir and a cheese platter for dessert. The good was all top notch and the service likewise. Other places were good too but Kings Arms definitely... More 

Thank BryanSil
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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164 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here to sample their Pie Night (£10.95 with a drink),just what I fancied ,a lovely PIE, lots of pastry ,mash and peas. There were 3 on offer ,I went for the pork,when it arrived it's a POT pie ,it's a pot of meat with a detachable lid,(like a tortoise with a detachable roof ) .NOT a pie ,look up... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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77 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice decor. The pretty dark haired barmaid was a delight very personable they other seemed rushed no always a good way to come across. We choose to eat in the restaurant which was lovely. We went with the special fish and fizz. The fish was beautiful. Very nice place. Would I come again yes definitely it was very nice.

Thank Shazzy44
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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424 reviews
316 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for a a light meal after a long drive and were very pleased with food, quality, service and price. The Kings Arms ale was excellent also

Thank KAF0460
West Midlands, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was really good, breakfast and evening meal. Sadly the comfort of the room ( Cottage Rake) was disappointing as it looked super on the website. The settee had no support in the seats and you felt as though you were suiting on the floor when you sat down, we used the stairs for a comfort seat downstairs. The... More 

Thank Pamela M
St Austell, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked on chance for the first night of our holiday. Delighted to find a pub offering Sunday roasts up to 9pm. We arrived half an hour earlier than planned but were pleased that we could be accommodated. We ordered four roast beef dinners @£13.50 (one course) and drinks . The bill was just under £70. The meal looked delicious, and... More 

Thank E P
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely old style pub with restaurant that serves home made food. Good service, descent portions, tasty and the chocolate brownie was delicious. Caters for children too. Will definitely be coming back.

Thank Hayley S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$27
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Square, Stow-on-the-Wold GL54 1AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Stow-on-the-Wold
  • Phone Number: +44 1451 830364
Serving food daily from 12 noon to 9.30pm (9pm on Sundays) The Kings Arms offers traditional classics along side more complex dishes always using fresh, seasonal ingredients. Specials board changes daily with a separate Dessert and Childrens Menu on offer. Our Sunday Menu changes weekly always offer a choice of Roasts alongside a selection of other dishes. Seating is available in our downstairs pub area or in our upstairs restaurant with views of the Market Square.

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