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The Royal Hop Pole

94 Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RS, England
+44 1684 274039
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (25 reviews)
“curry” (9 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
94 Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RS, England
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1 - 10 of 450 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here again the beer is good the steaks we had where good all in all a enjoyable dark experience. The one thing I cannot understand is some people complaining about the wait to get served it’s a popular pub, have they never been...More

Thank Bazrat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an enormous pub. This place is expansive, there are so many different areas for seating, it's great. The outside is massive too. We sat outside in some shade as it was hot. The garden is accessible to buggies etc. Ordering was easy you have...More

Thank Caperry
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a spoon. You get what you pay for which isn’t much. I’d rather pay more & get some sort of service. The wait time for a drink totally unacceptable. Don’t waste your time. I won’t again.

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pub very dark cannot see to eat. Food quite good but the whole place smells. Would not bother to return.More

1  Thank edainty
Royal_Hop_Pole, Manager at The Royal Hop Pole, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Customer, thank you for your review. We are sorry to see that you feel 'the whole place smells' - unfortunately without knowing whereabouts/when you believe the smell was, it is hard to correct this as your review is quite vague! Our team certainly haven't...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a large, old time pub with many rooms leading offer the main passage (which is rather dark) is located by the war memorial in the town centre. There are all manner of bits on the walls to admire and decent decor throughout. My...More

Thank sabatinitennis
Royal_Hop_Pole, Manager at The Royal Hop Pole, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Customer, Thank you for your review. It is great to know that you received pleasant service, and that your meal was well cooked and tasty. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards The Royal Hop Pole Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wouldn’t bother at all - ages to wait for food - arrives cold and mixed grill is like cardboard - we will not be coming again in a huge hurry!!! Fizzy drinks not fizzy - not impressed!! No enough lighting to see you food!!...More

1  Thank Katie E
Royal_Hop_Pole, Manager at The Royal Hop Pole, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Customer, Thank you for your review. I am sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your visit to us. We do, as with most establishments, sometimes become busy, and so usually advise at the point of ordering if we expect there to be a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was expecting it to be busy as this was the weekend for Tewkesbury medieval Festival, but we met up with friends on the Friday night in town. Drinks were good as they had an excellent choice in real cider and local ales, however food...More

1  Thank Mel P
Royal_Hop_Pole, Manager at The Royal Hop Pole, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Customer, Thank you for your review. We are sorry to read that you had issues regarding your meals with us over the medieval festival weekend - we will feed this information back to the team. Should anything like this happen again, please speak to...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for lunch on Friday, sat outside in the sun and used the “app” to order ! Lovely rear beer garden with mature shrubs, very quick service by pleasant staff and the fish & chips was one of the best we’ve had, a large...More

Thank Wayne M
Royal_Hop_Pole, Manager at The Royal Hop Pole, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Customer, Thank you for your review. It is so lovely to hear that you enjoyed your fish and chips with us - possibly the best you've had - we will pass on your kind comments to the kitchen team. It is great to know...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

What a lovely, quirky building! Full of history. My friend and I stayed here just for one night last weekend in a twin room, overlooking the main road. What a treat - an amazing room, nice and spacious, very comfy beds. Nothing was too much...More

Thank CASPER0067
Royal_Hop_Pole, Manager at The Royal Hop Pole, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that you also enjoyed excellent meals with us too. Thank you for your feedback regarding the smoking area, we will have a look into what...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Had a nice sunny evening here on a Saturday. This venue is huge with plenty of decent outside seating and for once well staffed with plenty of hands behind the bar and plenty on the shop floor clearing away.. we found staff very efficent and...More

Thank oakley 56
Royal_Hop_Pole, Manager at The Royal Hop Pole, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Customer, Thank you for your lovely review. It is great to hear that you found us to have a well staffed establishment, and that our team were efficient and friendly. Perhaps next time youre in the area you will give our hotel a try...More

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Nigel R
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Response from JANET G | Reviewed this property |
They were on the menu in January , and they were lovely x
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Nigel R
4 February 2018|
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Response from Markku M | Reviewed this property |
By their site, they are jdwetherspoon com
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TonyMoulam
4 July 2016|
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Response from Tewksfoodie | Reviewed this property |
There is a small car park to the side of the pub it does get very busy but I'm sure there will be spaces or you could even get lucky on the road out the front. The car park is not there's though it is a council pay and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Tewkesbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1684 274039
  • This restaurant is at The Royal Hop Pole
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