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The Opposition Bistro

13 Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EF, England
+44 1789 269980
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13 Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EF, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We found ourselves at an unexpected loose end in Stratford and popped into The Oppo on the off chance of spaces. We were fortunate that they were able to find a table. Lovely meal, great service, this place has maintained high standards for the 20+...More

Thank Addicroft
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed lunch at The Opposition Bistro. Ordered Italian meatballs and the Cajun chicken sandwich which were both delicious and served very quickly. There was a good atmosphere as the restaurant was fairly busy, but it had a cosy feel. Nice decoration - particularly liked the...More

Thank eab98
Reviewed 1 week ago

Prawns drowned in garlic and a double helping of crispy duck along with a couple of bottles of house champagne for the three of us. Superb. No complaints, as ever, service to match the food. Still the best restaurant in Stratford despite some closer competition...More

Thank thewriter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant and staff. Food was very fresh and delicious. Didn't have to wait long at all. Would recommend booking a table as it is very popular.

Thank Alison P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were situated in a corner of the restaurant which was quiet and cosy. At first I actually thought we would have been forgotten about! The food was lovely and it came out on time. For main i had Cajun chicken, dessert I had the...More

Thank ThisRiverIsWild
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for a light evening meal - we both had the Italian meatballs which were superb - a simple dish which was done very well. Unfortunately we didn't have room for a pudding - all of which looked gorgeous. Would recommend on the basis...More

Thank mikeedeedee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed the dinner after theatre. Service was fast, efficient and friendly. We picked one starter to share between the two of us - focaccia with mozzarella. Very delicious. The mains was lamb with dauphinois potatoes and grilled tomato. Gorgeous! You can't go wrong when you...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Marvelous service and food. Saturday 8pm warm friendly greeting restaurant full didn't seem like many staff on but the efficiency was outstanding. Bottle of wine came immediately with a wonderful basket of bread, starters arrived within 10 minutes of ordering my garlic mushroom were perfect...More

Thank melanie2000
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Opposition was recommended to us by a friend who lives near Stratford, so we had high expectations! We arrived early for our meal at the restaurant, but the staff were welcoming and able to provide us with a drink while we waited. Their excellent...More

Thank Nottoooldtotravel_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stratford was a cute town with many tourists. I was surprised that the restaurant was quite empty at lunch time the day I was there. The place was pleasant and comfortable and the waitress, courteous and smiley. The first course was a crayfish tian. What...More

Thank mptraveller
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21 September 2016|
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Response from gabbyed | Reviewed this property |
Yes 100%. Big choice of menu for everyone. Good quality food
Ron H
3 February 2015|
Response from Maryfrazer |
I'm not a robot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$72 - US$72
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Phone Number: +44 1789 269980
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