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The Gardeners Arms

21 Beckford Road | Alderton, Tewkesbury GL20 8NL, England
+44 1242 620257
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“roast dinner” (16 reviews)
“burger” (25 reviews)
“fish and chips” (23 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
21 Beckford Road | Alderton, Tewkesbury GL20 8NL, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Came here yesterday on recommendation and it didn't disappoint. All the staff were extremely helpful, friendly and welcoming. We had Sunday roast, some of us the smaller version and one the nut roast. We all commented on how good it was, perfect Yorkshires and gravy...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Louanda
Wendy W, Owner at The Gardeners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Louanda, Thank you for your review. We believe that our four legged friends deserve a lovely meal just as much as their owners do, and we're thrilled that you all enjoyed your meals! We look forward to seeing you here again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food great especially deserts, service great and friendly, dogs made totally welcome. Six of us, found as a central meeting place, all had different mains and all delivered together.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Simon J
Wendy W, Owner at The Gardeners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Simon, Thank you for your review. We're so glad you enjoyed your visit to the Gardeners Arms and we hope to see you back here soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a good pub. There’s no denying it. There has been a lot of thought and effort that’s gone in to making it very comfortable and the atmosphere is very appealing. But it’s expensive. There’s no getting away from that. We had a party...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NickGimbert
Wendy W, Owner at The Gardeners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nick, Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your food and the pub itself. We work hard to ensure that everyone who visits the Gardeners Arms is well looked after. We use locally sourced high quality produce which can slightly...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

whilst on holiday we visited the Gardeners Arms twice for lunch. We were made to feel very welcome, and there was no problem accommodating our two large Huskies. The food and service on both occasions was outstanding. The Venison bourguignon was a delight, as too...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Chrissy K
Wendy W, Owner at The Gardeners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Chrissy, Thank you so much for your review, were thrilled that both you and your huskies enjoyed your visit to The Gardeners Arms! We hope to see you back here again soon to let us know how your venison bourguignon turned out!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the venison wellington from the specials menu - what an excellent choice and such a surprise to see the pastry tube surrounding the succulent meat. Great selection of seasonal veg, all well cooked. others in the party had the trio of curries and loved...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank N8320CMlisaw
Wendy W, Owner at The Gardeners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We're glad that you all enjoyed your food at the Gardeners Arms and we look forward to seeing you here again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch after a walk. We all had chips and something and no issue catering for my gluten free requirements. We shared a pudding trio between the 3 of us as we were too full for our own pie. Lovely cup of tea each too....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank David R
Wendy W, Owner at The Gardeners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we're thrilled that both you and your dog enjoyed your experience at the Gardeners Arms. We work hard to ensure that our menu offers something for everyone, and we hope you will come back soon to try some of our...More

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

If your looking for Top notch pub food or a smashing Sunday Roast Dinner. This is the place. Super Friendly and accomodating staff. I put this place in very high regards. Will definetly recommend for the future.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mikec73839
Wendy W, Owner at The Gardeners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thank you for your review. We're thrilled you enjoyed your Sunday roast, and we can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 November 2018

Had lunch here last Sunday. Good choices on the menu which is not too extensive. The main course meat was excellent but spoiled by the vegetables that weren't cooked. Service was quick but slightly annoying and over the top - we were asked by four...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Phil H
Wendy W, Owner at The Gardeners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Hi Phil, Thank you for your review. We're glad you enjoyed the majority of your meal. We use locally sourced high quality produce which can slightly increase cost, but we feel that the high standard is worth the little extra. We aim for excellent service...More

Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

A big thank you to Wendy and her team for helping us to celebrate with 20 close friends and family. From plannings meetings to the day itself, we felt welcome and listened to. The food was amazing, far exceeding our expectations. Excellent choice of food...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gary T
Wendy W, Owner at The Gardeners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Hi Gary, Thank you for your review. We're thrilled that you and your friends and family enjoyed both the food and your experience at the Gardeners Arms. The Gardeners is our home and we feel that all our guests are like family! We can't wait...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Visited this pub for our best friends wedding meal and I have to say this was amazing! Not only was the food displayed in a very inviting way but it also tasted just as exquisite! The staff couldn’t have done more for you and were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Russell B
Wendy W, Owner at The Gardeners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for your review, we're so glad we were able to be a part of your friend's special day. The Gardeners is our home and all our guests are like family. We hope to see you again soon!

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Debena
23 October 2016|
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Response from Wendy W | Property representative |
Very dog friendly, with their own doggy menu, water and treats available to all our 4 legged friends
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 28
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Beckford Road | Alderton, Tewkesbury GL20 8NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Tewkesbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 620257
  • E-mail
Description
A 16th century thatched building nestled in the heart of the Cotswold village of Alderton. Just a 10 minute drive from Cheltenham and off junction 9 of the M5 we are ideally situated for any dining occasion. Open from 9.30 am serving fresh coffee with a smile, our award winning Freehouse epitomises everything that is good about homecooking, hospitality and value for money.
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