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The Royal William

) #4 of 7 Restaurants in Painswick $$ - $$$ , British,
Cheltenham Road | Cranham, Painswick GL6 6TT, England
+44 1452 813650
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (22 reviews)
“hot rock” (4 reviews)
“rocks” (27 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cheltenham Road | Cranham, Painswick GL6 6TT, England
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Reviews (192)
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1 - 10 of 192 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have just had the most dreadful meal!!! Waited almost half an hour, only for my meal to be completely inedible!!! I think we had been forgotten about...After complaining and not eating anything on my plate we were told there would be no charge for any...More

Thank JACsparkle1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here as often as we possibly can! We've eaten here all weekend and we have to say it's just been Brilliant. The staff at this pub are second to none, they can't do enough for you, seriously lovely people whom always have time...More

Thank Laura-Jayne P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Royal William today on our way home. It was a lovely warm and inviting pub, with lovely landlords who cannot do enough for you. All food is cooked beautifully and perfectly, it is full of taste and seasoned well. Definitely worth a...More

Thank Kimberly H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came out for a dinner, had a garlic bread starter and disappointingly there was no garlic to be seen! For £6 I would of expected something great. Mentioned about it not being very nice the waitress just told me they had had complaints about it...More

Thank Theenglishlad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed a lovely meal with family over the weekend . Hot rocks steaks were brilliant, as was the fish & chips, chicken pie & butternut squash tart. Chips were just right - crispy on the outside soft in the middle. Over-generous with new potatoes but...More

Thank Jeniffer C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spotted this pub on Google, looking for a place to eat for 3 of us after a morning's walking around Cranham. Weather fine and ate on patio. Wide menu and we chose carvery. Good quantity with reasonable quality all round and very well priced at...More

Thank Ashley J
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Stopped with family and friends for food, limited kids menu and all with chips, food was ok wouldn't rave about it - just honest pub grub .

2  Thank Just18
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Came in to have Sunday carvery,heard a lot of good reviews from many friends and family, I was very impressed chef very knowledgeable and helpful,bar and waiting staff very present and nothing was to much!!! Very well priced! Will defiantly be coming back to this...More

Thank bazza7777
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We decided to visit the bluebells in Cranham Woods and their spectacular display and afterwards dine at the Royal William Restaurant / Pub in Cranham, to round off the day. A good choice - we were surprised by the menu, offering something completely new 'Hot...More

Thank Patricia T
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We went last night on the off the cuff moment. The barmaid was very rude and told us we had better hurry up with ordering food, we had 4 minutes till the kitchen closed. Food came out quick, but barely warm and small portions. The...More

Thank vix_chelt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 34
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cheltenham Road | Cranham, Painswick GL6 6TT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Painswick
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 813650
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Food served daily from 12.00 Until 9.00
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