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The Six Bells

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
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44 Lower High Street, Thame OX9 2AD, England
441844212088
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 21:30
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Really soft and cosy with fire inside chimney. Nice services that look out for your opinion. Lovely place to drink a beer and have good pub food.

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Thank Benoit C
reading, berkshire, UK
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283 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 626 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us ate lunch here recently and although it was very busy we managed to get a table. The food was good the kids ate Mac and Cheese - it's good that this pub caters for kids, the adults ate Moules Mariner and the burger - we enjoyed all the food the kids had ice cream for dessert there... More 

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Thank blueandwhitehoops
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

pre arranged to meet our daughter and son in law here for Saturday lunch being half way for us both between Kent and Worcestershire. We'd not eaten here before but had dropped in for a drink on a previous occasion and liked the atmosphere. The staff were friendly, attentive and efficient. The food was excellent, very well presented, fresh and... More 

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Thank Anthony C
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed a very nice lunch at the six bells yesterday. The staff were very attentive, the service was prompt and the atmosphere was cosy and welcoming. The food was very good indeed. We will be coming back.

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Thank James B
Aylesbury
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

A pleasant enough environment however beer is below average and the price of it above. Considering this is a brewery owned establishment you would think they would keep their beer better. Service was weak as well, talking on the mobile takes priority over serving customers

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Thank John N
Georgios C, General Manager at The Six Bells, responded to this review

Dear John, Thank you for taking the time to give us a review and I apologise if you did not enjoy your time at the Six Bells. I will investigate the matter and make sure that people on their phones was a one-off and not the norm at the Six Bells. I also apologise if you did not enjoy your... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Four adults and a baby dropped in for Sunday lunch and were given a warm welcome. Quite busy but the staff coped with a smile and excellent service. The food and drink could not be faulted and the price was reasonable. Highly recommended.

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Thank John B
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

The most amazing food ever, lovely atmosphere, helpful bar staff, but the 8oz ribeye steak and chocolate fudge cake were amazing, thank you for a pleasant evening.

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Thank eduppers
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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475 reviews
244 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Its a nice environment and has a cosy feel but there's much room for improvement and I'd say its going downhill The prices for drinks and food are far too high , £2.70 for a small tonic water is robbery, and meals were £16 - 18 on the board although we didn't eat on this occasion. Service was surprisingly slow... More 

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Thank hilltopOxon
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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348 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

I have visited here numerous times over the years. My husband and I called in here for lunch on mid-December Monday. The pub did have a few customers eating. We ordered some drinks. The bar we sat in had a roaring fire and was very cosy. After a couple of pints we decided to order lunch with a bottle of... More 

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Thank Shiraz64
Oxford, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Thame was heaving on the next to last Saturday before Christmas. All the eateries were busy and no doubt the managers enjoying the chiming of the till! At the six bells the manager walked straight past us without any sign of a greeting (obviously doesn't need our custom!). At the bar the young lady serving had not a clue about... More 

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Thank FoodPro75
Georgios C, General Manager at The Six Bells, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and really sorry for the experience you had at the Six Bells. The pub is now under new management and I would like to hear more about your experience. Please email us at sixbells@fullers.co.uk or call us at the pub. Kind Regards More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Lower High Street, Thame OX9 2AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Thame
  • Phone Number: 441844212088

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