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oxford arms hotel

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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duke street, Kington, England
+44 1544 230322
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family rent Kington youth hostel most years between Christmas and new year. We have been going to the Oxford Arms for a lunch once a year 3 or 4 times now over the past few years. We had another great lunch this year. The food was delicious, home made and good value. We had a very warm welcome even... More 

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Thank Rose F
Torquay, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We were staying near Kington and went to the Oxford Arms for dinner on a couple of occasions. We found the owners and staff really friendly and warm, nothing was too much trouble. The food was good and you get plenty of it!

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Thank lauriejane77
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped over with my father while walking the Offa's Dyke path. We found our rooms comfy and the pub lively. Friendly crowd and an extremely dedicated husband-and-wife landlord team. Highly recommended.

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Thank Pip_Marlowe
Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

I ate here twice during one weekend, and found the food and real ales very good indeed. The bar is very lively and friendly and the restaurant provides a quiet haven to enjoy the excellent food.

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Thank Eric L
Solihull
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

We stopped here on the way back from Aberystwyth. We were quite late getting there and really pleased to find somewhere still serving at well after eight o'clock. We had our grandson with us. The barman (owner?) was delightful with him, and very friendly to us. Nothing was too much trouble. We ordered four meals which came quite quickly and... More 

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Thank Susan C
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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180 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

We came here after listening to our b and b hostess and we weren't disappointed. It may look a little faded on the outside but the barman was lovely. The chef produced a cracking fish pie and lamb hotpot. The beer on tap was also well received. This was the time to try my 4th sticky toffee pudding.

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Thank ramblingwhiterose
Wirral
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87 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

We enjoyed two very reasonably priced meals - ribs and chips, and salmon. The staff were very friendly. We wouldn't hesitate to come here again.

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Thank Ivanhoe123
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Went for an evening meal whist staying in Kington. The food was very fine local and hoe made with an excellent choice of local real ale. Service was a bit slow but there was a bit of a rush on the and the landlord kept everyone informed of any delays or issues.

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Thank BerksFam10
Cirencester, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

As the landlord said, "if you want to see what Kington was like in the '70s, come back next year". This is a quirky barn of a building with old fashioned charm, great beer, and a wonderful welcome.

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Thank ClaudelVeronceau
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

The nearest pub to where we were staying and so pleased that we tried it. The Menu was varied, the food tasty, good quality, plentiful and very reasonably priced. A variety of real ales were on offer when we were there. The owners are great and very good hosts.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: duke street, Kington, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Kington
  • Phone Number: +44 1544 230322
Description
you have it listed s B&B

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