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The Flying Monk Tavern

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RATINGS
Food
Service
Value

Food and ambience

Bar, British, Grill, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly

Location and contact

PRICE RANGE
US$4 - US$20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Grill, Pub, Gastropub
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Highchairs Available
Reviews (53)
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All reviews sunday roast burger fish and chips beef pie on tap looked amazing fresh ingredients great beer spoilt for choice friendly pub attentive service real ale warm welcome nothing is too much trouble food was amazing brewery
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic food, and fabulous service. The staff are always friendly and helpful. I couldn’t recommend a better place.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Abigail M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good value for money pub dining experience, great range of real ales, friendly helpful staff, Excellent atmosphere, also do a really good value sunday roast.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank andypI3524EL
FlyingMonkManager, Manager at The Flying Monk Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us an excellent review. We are pleased to hear about how our staff are helpful and that customers enjoy our range of locally brewed ales. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kind Regards Flying...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife were visiting Chippenham for the day. We came along this pub and decided to go inside. The beer on offer was excellent. It was well looked after. We spent a few hours here where we had the pleasure of talking to the Bar...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alan W
FlyingMonkManager, Manager at The Flying Monk Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much Alan for your kind and amazing words regarding Libby. She certainly is an asset to our company; and we are glad to hear she made you and your wife feel welcome. I am sorry to hear that nobody responded to your...More

Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

My husband googled Sunday lunches that do pork belly in the Chippenham area as we had indoor cricket later in the day, and we found this place. What a find.... Could not fault the service from the moment we arrived at our pre-booked booked table...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Juliehendy
FlyingMonkManager, Manager at The Flying Monk Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Wow, we are so thrilled to read such a positive and charming review. We are glad to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your whole experience and the service meet your needs and expectations. Thank you for your constructive feedback regarding the ice cream and we...More

Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Not the most obvious place for lunch, good bar with great beers & cider. A nice place to go for just a drink and snack so lunch was a bonus and worthwhile with so much choice in the area.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KeithbathD
FlyingMonkManager, Manager at The Flying Monk Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. We appreciate the times it takes to write a review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our Sunday lunch offering and we hope to see you back again in the future. Kind Regards Flying Monk...More

Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Superb sunday roast, great beer and the staff are fantastic and a brilliant atmosphere. We had the beef which was suberb but the staff were the best, friendy, fun and attentive. Give it a go if your in Chippenham...

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank cappychivers
FlyingMonkManager, Manager at The Flying Monk Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Thank you so much for your fantastic review regarding your Sunday lunch and the team at the Flying Monk Tavern. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

First of all, don’t be put off by the recent negative reviews. I visit the pub frequently and have never once had an experience like those described by the negative reviews. The staff are lovely and nothing is ever too much trouble. The food is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jackb9988
FlyingMonkManager, Manager at The Flying Monk Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words Jack. We are so pleased to hear that you visit us regularly and constantly enjoy your experience with us. Don't forget to look out for our new winter beers available very soon.

Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Drunk old men rolling about the floor in the middle of the afternoon, a cider by the name of Crop Duster managed to give me .a .ahem..bad toilet experience. Lines didn’t seem clean and the glasses looked a little grubby. Visited earlier in the year...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank ashe1981
FlyingMonkManager, Manager at The Flying Monk Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

We are sorry to hear that you had a bad experience at our Tavern recently, please be assured that any constructive comments are taken on board and investigated in full. Our policy is to clean the lines every week and to a high standard as...More

Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Clearly printed is Food served 12 -9pm So ordered a round then told no food or snacks in afternoons!!!! Staff cant be bothered??? Even serving us was an effort. Not a place to bother with In my view!More

Date of visit: September 2018
3  Thank DaveW32
FlyingMonkManager, Manager at The Flying Monk Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Thank you for bringing this to our attention Dave. We do appreciate all feedback. I can only apologise that the food timings of bar snacks is printed incorrectly, and we have changed this with immediate effect. We would appreciate if you would mind giving us...More

Reviewed August 13, 2018

Good offers (such as half price real ale Monday 5 until 8), friendly Bar Staff, nice little town centre pub serving locally brewed ale and Cider as well as good food. I would especially recommend the WPA (Wiltshire Pale Ale).

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Peter F
FlyingMonkManager, Manager at The Flying Monk Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thank you Peter for your review. We always appreciate here our customers’ feedback regarding our products and services. I am glad you particularly enjoyed our WPA; it is one of my favourites too.

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Response from kidknee30 | Reviewed this property |
Probably cos they are a brewery serving quality ales and don’t care for non regulars giving them a one star review for nothing relating to there beer
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