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The Woolpack

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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57 Well Street, Buckingham MK18 1EP, England
+44 1280 817972
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Traditional pub with a good selection of beers. Carvery was very tasty with some lovely rare beef. Good value for money

Thank Colin E
Cayton, United Kingdom
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138 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We used the Woolpack as it is dog friendly and were meeting a relation half way between both our homes and they needed to bring their dog. Job done. The food was basic and reasonably priced, not a problem, more than worth it really.

Thank KennyC999
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place which was a favourite local of ours has gone so downhill. Most of the regulars and good staff have moved on due to the oppressive regime of the management. The beer is ok but often not well kept. The food is filling if you like a lot of greasy chips and deep fried onion rings served with cheap... More 

Thank NorwichNige
Oxford, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not a roast lunch person - but needed to feed my offspring and they fancied a roast! Whilst The Woolpack doesn't really offer plush decor, or convivial dining - It does make up for any shortcomings with its hearty Sunday lunch fayre! Perfectly cooked meat and vegetables and plenty of it! Good value for money in one of Buckingham's... More 

Thank smalltownsophia
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly pub, great welcome, easy going and dog-friendly. Not fine dining but decent enough pub food without getting too clever.

Thank SarahMC40
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After eating her two weeks ago I recommend it to friends, we visited today 2 of us had the panini special and 1 the hunters chicken. The ham and cheese panini had so much fat and was so chewy my friend ended up with just cheese mine was slightly better. The hunters chicken came out over cooked and was inedible.... More 

1 Thank lizzie301
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not the busiest pub New Years eve but we enjoyed our evening the staff were prepared for the onslaught which did not happen. What a shame Buckingham folk did not support the pub. We will be back for lunch food looks good

Thank hector745
Milton Keynes
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Visited in a group and had booked in advance. The menu and food was lovely, met expectations after looking on Trip advisor, however service was very poor. It's a shame as the chef is being let down front of house. Nobody asked how our meal was and did we have everything we needed (we didn't). Nobody came to clear our... More 

Thank Lucy M
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Booked day before for Saturday dinner with friends plus kids and dogs. Arrived early but were greeted with a smile and shown to our seats. Beer was good. Fish and chips pretty standard pub grub. Burger was excellent although a little well done for my tastes. A great option after a walk around Stowe National Trust. Parking a bit tricky... More 

Thank Tom B
Romford, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Great pub, with a lovely atmosphere, Two fire burning, toasty ! Staff helpful with local knowledge, A lovely mixture of clientele.

Thank Belinda M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 21
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Well Street, Buckingham MK18 1EP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Buckingham
  • Phone Number: +44 1280 817972
The Woolpack is a friendly community pub by the river in Buckingham.

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