The UK’s best gastro pubs-with-rooms

2018 Editor's Choice Pubs-with-Rooms

The UK’s best gastro pubs-with-rooms

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The Rose and Crown

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Romaldkirk

Pull a Windsor chair over to the log fire at Cheryl and Thomas Robinson’s creeper-covered 18th-century inn, in a picture-postcard village in the North Pennines.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • gastropub
  • activities
  • disabled
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Beech House & Olive Branch

Beech House & Olive Branch - Midweek Gourmet Dinner, B&B Special Offer

Clipsham

‘Lively, enjoyable’ village pub/restaurant.
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • gastropub
  • disabled
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The Beckford Arms

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Tisbury

Dan Brod and Charlie Luxton’s ‘attractive old stone-built pub’ on the edge of the Fonthill Estate has an ‘airy, modern vibe’ amid traditional elements.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
  • gastropub
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The Felin Fach Griffin

The Felin Fach Griffin

Felin Fach

‘A wonderful place’, the Inkin brothers’ dining pub-with-rooms combines a ‘relaxed, happy-making atmosphere’ with ‘decently sized, nicely furnished bedrooms’.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • gastropub
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The Feathered Nest

The Feathered Nest

Nether Westcote

‘However you look at it, it’s truly a delight.’
  • weddings
  • walking
  • garden
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • gourmet
  • gastropub
  • wine
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The Brownlow Arms

The Brownlow Arms

Hough-on-the-Hill

A ‘micro-country house’ in a peaceful Lincolnshire village, Paul and Lorraine Willoughby’s 17th-century inn ‘oozes character’.
  • wifi
  • gastropub
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The Red Lion

The Red Lion

Babcary

‘A hive of activity’, Clare and Charlie Garrard’s 17th-century thatched inn is well liked for its ‘excellent accommodation’, ‘enjoyable food’ and ‘efficient, professional staff’.
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • wifi
  • parking
  • gastropub
  • disabled
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The Star Inn

The Star Inn

Harome

In its ‘quiet village setting’ on the edge of the North York Moors, this 14th-century thatch-roofed inn looks pure chocolate box; as with all the best chocolate boxes, there is deliciousness within.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • wifi
  • gourmet
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The Rock Inn

The Rock Inn

Newton Abbot

Rock-solid traditional values win praise for the Graves family’s late Georgian village inn, at the centre of a terrace of cottages on the edge of Dartmoor.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • view
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The King’s Head Inn

The King’s Head Inn

Bledington

‘Completely serene’, Nicola and Archie Orr-Ewing’s ‘sweet Cotswold-stone inn’ stands on the village green, a brook trickling by – here’s ‘a good spot for reading in sunny weather’.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
  • gastropub

2017 Editor's Choice Gastropubs

The UK’s best gastro pubs-with-rooms

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Beech House & Olive Branch

Beech House & Olive Branch - Midweek Gourmet Dinner, B&B Special Offer

Clipsham

‘Lively, enjoyable’ village pub/restaurant.
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • gastropub
  • disabled
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The Talbot Inn

The Talbot Inn - Room Upgrade

Mells

Close to the fine church in an ‘attractive’ medieval wool village, this ‘friendly, well-patronised’ 15th-century coaching inn has ‘the warm, buzzy feel of a country pub’, say Guide readers in 2017.
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
  • gastropub
  • cooking_school
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The Bell at Skenfrith

The Bell at Skenfrith

Skenfrith

‘A congenial atmosphere and a happy buzz’ greeted Guide inspectors arriving at Richard Ireton and Sarah Hudson’s refurbished 17th-century coaching inn, in a ‘postcard-worthy rural setting’ by the stone bridge over the River Monnow.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • gastropub
  • view
  • wine
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The Stagg Inn

The Stagg Inn

Titley

‘A warm welcome and excellent food’ add up to a ‘thoroughly enjoyable’ stay at Nicola and Steve Reynolds’s pub-with rooms, say Guide readers this year.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • gastropub
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The Gurnard’s Head

The Gurnard’s Head

Zennor

‘Our favourite pub-with-rooms, it truly lives up to its motto of “simple things done well”,’ say regular Guide correspondents in 2017 of the Inkin brothers’ ‘excellent’, family-friendly spot in rugged west Cornwall, minutes from the cliff edge.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • seaside
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The Grazing Goat

The Grazing Goat

London

On a narrow street lined with independent shops and restaurants, this voguish pub-with-rooms is equal parts bustle (downstairs in the busy pub) and calm (upstairs in the ‘thoughtfully furnished' bedrooms).
  • child_friendly
  • wifi
  • gastropub
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The Feathered Nest

The Feathered Nest

Nether Westcote

‘However you look at it, it’s truly a delight.’
  • weddings
  • walking
  • garden
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • gourmet
  • gastropub
  • wine
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The Red Lion Freehouse

The Red Lion Freehouse

East Chisenbury

‘We loved the atmosphere, the amazing food and the beautiful bedrooms.’
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • gastropub
  • gourmet
  • view
  • disabled
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The Bridge Inn at Ratho

The Bridge Inn at Ratho

Ratho

Run with ‘an easy, informal air’, Graham and Rachel Bucknall’s ‘bright’, ‘lively’ restaurant-with-rooms on the historic Union Canal has ‘all the character you could hope for’.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
  • gastropub
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The Devonshire Arms

The Devonshire Arms

Long Sutton

Contented guests praise the ‘friendly, efficient staff’, ‘comfy beds’ and ‘good food’ at Philip Mepham’s inn on the village green.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
  • gastropub
  • b&b

2016 Editor's Choice Gastropubs

The UK’s best gastro pubs-with-rooms

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The Sun Inn

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Dedham

‘A warm-hearted spot with obliging staff, good food, gracefully homey rooms and a genial community feel’, Piers Baker’s 15th-century inn is ‘a good place in which to find oneself’, say Guide inspectors in 2017.
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • wifi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • gastropub
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The Cat Inn

The Cat Inn

West Hoathly

‘What makes this 16th-century freehouse so special is the atmosphere: informal and friendly, yet 100% professional.’
  • walking
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • gastropub
  • wine
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The Brownlow Arms

The Brownlow Arms

Hough-on-the-Hill

A ‘micro-country house’ in a peaceful Lincolnshire village, Paul and Lorraine Willoughby’s 17th-century inn ‘oozes character’.
  • wifi
  • gastropub
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The Victoria

The Victoria

London

‘We love the feel of the place,’ writes a Guide reader in 2017 of this lively pub-with-rooms in a ‘magnificent location’ between Richmond Park and Kew Gardens.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • wifi
  • parking
  • gastropub
  • weddings