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The Lamb Inn Restaurant

Sheep Street, Burford OX18 4LR, England
+44 1993 823155
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sheep Street, Burford OX18 4LR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying at the hotel and had dinner there on the Sunday evening of our stay and the food was simply Devine! I had the steak pie and my other half had the steak, service was great and everything really was delicious! Better than...More

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just excellent - very interesting menu, lovely dining room and great service. A thoroughly enjoyable experience and we would definitely eat here again.

Thank psellwood2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted a simple light lunch. At this stage I confess - anywhere which has proper linen napkins tends to be a winner. Plus the fact this is Cotswold Quirky as a building and the service impeccable this is bound to be a winner and...More

Thank RobininBRISTOL
Reviewed 1 week ago

The garden behaved no the restaurant is magical, however the food and service were poor. We would never order food again, should we return. A refreshing drink in the garden would be perfect

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a good choice of food, nothing too exotic, which served me well, as I am rather a picky eater. I was able to find plenty that I enjoyed, even a wonderful hamburger! There is a desert that is beyond description - the caramel...More

Thank jansy1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dined here on two occasions on a recent mid week break in Burford with friends. Exquisite food from a small but imaginative menu supported by exemplary service. The staff were professional friendly and knowledgeable. When next in Burford we will definitely make a return...More

Thank MoirEngland
Reviewed 16 July 2017

A very charming dinning room, plenty of space between each table, so that you did not enjoy your neighbours conversations. Perfect waiting staff, ready to anticipate your every desire. Beautifully presented food that tasted equally delicious. Faultless!

Thank Suzanne1London
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We both decided on the John Dory which was cooked to perfection served with vegetables. For the sweet course I had a pecan slice which was served in such a beautiful way with a sauce shaped like a tree in all different colours so good...More

Thank kittychris94
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The lunchtime restaurant menu didn't appeal so we ate in the bar. The bread starter was very good. The scallops starter were overdone - they should be simply seared. The Moroccan Cous cous was flavourful. My main course of fish cakes and skinny fries was...More

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We returned to The Lamb for a beautiful romantic dinner and were not disappointed at all. The service, food and ambience in the fine dining restaurant was perfect. We have been coming here for a few years now and have always enjoyed our visit.

Thank Suzanne D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Private Dining, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 09:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
07:30 - 09:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
07:30 - 09:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
07:30 - 09:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
07:30 - 09:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
07:30 - 09:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
07:30 - 09:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sheep Street, Burford OX18 4LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Burford
  • Phone Number: +44 1993 823155
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Our 3 AA rosette cotswolds restaurant is located on a quaint side street in the heart of Burford, famed for its sheep fairs of times gone by when our historic hotel, was once a collection of weavers cottages. This history teamed with our outstanding food and friendly service makes for a great location for lunch or dinner in Burford. Fine dining is where our Chef shines and we have an inspiring tasting menu with wines to match that we know you're going to love. Indulge in seasonal plates of food that celebrate the fantastic flavours of our local ingredients whilst relaxing in an ambiance that is both intimate and homely. On Sundays, join us with family and friends for a traditional Sunday lunch, nothing fussy, just good food done really well.
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