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The Shilton Rose and Crown

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Bar, British, Pub
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Shilton | Located Inside Shilton Village, Burford OX18 4AB, England
01993 842280
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in the Burford area, it's well worth making the 2/3-mile trip to the picture-postcard village of Shilton and availing yourself of the unmatched atmosphere and peerless food of the Rose & Crown. The over-used description 'unspoilt' has never been more apt or deserved – a proper pub, with no glitzy pretensions but plenty of superb nosh and... More 

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Thank Simon P
Carterton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there once for the pub and came back three times for the restaurant. We love the puddings : Sticky toffee, bread and butter. They could have more vegetarian options according to me. The staff is nice and helpful. A very nice place to recommend. With a fireplace too!

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Thank SylvieAAE
Burford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful village atmosphere with a fixed menu delivering great seasonal food. excellent service from the staff who ensure a lovely night is the norm

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Thank PHILIP H
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a recent family holiday visit from Lincolnshire to visit the beautiful surroundings of the Cotswolds for the first time we stopped at the historical town of Burford to enjoy the atmosphere. We then arrived for Sunday lunch at the Rose and Crown pub in the nearby village of Shilton, Oxon.That's where the excitement of the Cotswolds ended. Sunday lunchtime... More 

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Thank Martin E
Oxford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Our first visit to this pub after wanting to visit Shilton for some time. We had reserved a table by telephone. When we arrived at the pub, it was quite busy with most of the tabes full. I suppose we should have been alarmed by the presentation of the food on the table beside us, but, looking forward to a... More 

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Thank leachfamily11091997
Lechlade, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

We eat here regularly but we have never tried Sunday lunch before. We will certainly be doing so again. We both had roast beef which was cooked to perfection along with all the accompaniments. The service, as ever, was excellent in a perfect location. I am happy to let someone else take the strain when I have less than four... More 

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Thank Susan Y
Oxford, United Kingdom
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342 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Its a classic Cotswold stone building tastefully modernised. On a Tuesday lunch time it was busy enough for a hidden country pub restaurant. It is however in the Good Pub Guide and Michelin and deservedly so. People were reserving for evening meals over the bar! The locals were a friendly lot. I wanted a "lite bite" and ordered in the... More 

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Thank Chrisbeeoxford
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We stopped here for a quick bite to eat I rang ahead, when we got there it wasn't busy we ordered food just sandwiches and two children's meals, the food took ages when we asked the man at the bar was very blasé that he messed up the children were starving we had been waiting 50 mins we asked for... More 

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Thank Charmaine G
Pershore
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Visited the pub for Sunday lunch on 18th September. We wanted to go somewhere different in the Burford area since we were visiting there for the day. Having checked on Trip Advisor we thought the pub looked really interesting. We booked a table the same day and went there at 2.00 p.m. The pub had a really nice ambience and... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

the meal was first class can recomend ' steak /ale/mushroom pie very prompt service good inea to book as it was busy you can eat inside or weather permitting outside pretty village

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shilton | Located Inside Shilton Village, Burford OX18 4AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Burford
  • Phone Number: 01993 842280

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?