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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 July 2014

What would you expect from a Michelin star restaurant / hotel: 1) Great location – it was lovely part of the cotsworld 2) Kirb appeal – beautiful to look at and very inviting 3) Inside bar / restaurant – very clean and rustic and very a relaxed atmosphere 4) Menu – very unique and clearly fitting for a Michelin star...

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Theoldtrout21, Owner at The Trout Inn at Tadpole Bridge, responded to this review

Dear Mr Higham, Thank you for your thoughts on your recent stay with us, and for awarding us a Michelin star in the process. I should clarify that whilst we are listed in the guide, we do not have a star. Your very positive comments at the beginning of your review are very welcome. With regard to your negative points,...

Reviewed 14 July 2014 via mobile

stopped for lunch at this little treasure while on our thames walk. The building and grounds were so beautiful we had to pull in for a break. The lunch was outstanding with many of us rating their meal as the best of our 8 day walk. We are 6 Australian ladies who make a lot of noise, and have quite...

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Theoldtrout21, Owner at The Trout Inn at Tadpole Bridge, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, you were a delight to have at the inn and we enjoyed your company. Thankfully I live not far away from where you were staying next so it was a pleasure to relieve you of your bags!

Hohne
Reviewed 8 July 2014

Cracking food, but small 'gastro' portions and fairly pricey. Great staff though, lovely atmosphere, and a cracking pint. Definitely worth a visit. Better than a country mile than some of the other hotels/pubs we've stayed in locally.

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Theoldtrout21, Owner at The Trout Inn at Tadpole Bridge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I am sorry you found the portions small. We spend a great deal of time and effort sourcing our ingredients and they are super fresh and as far as we can achieve local. I am sure you are aware that the cost of food has increased over the last few years, and we are no...

Cairns, Great Barrier Reef
Reviewed 4 July 2014

We stopped for lunch at this little treasure while on our thames walk. The building and grounds were so beautiful we had to pull in for a break. The lunch was outstanding with many of us rating their meal as the best of our 8 day walk. We are 6 Australian ladies who make a lot of noise, and have...

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Theoldtrout21, Owner at The Trout Inn at Tadpole Bridge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, after 8 days of walking and a range of whatever the British weather could throw at you you were still enormous fun! Well done you for completing your walk and still remaining friends!

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 June 2014

Having booked a table for two, we arrived and walked in to what is a very nice on the river country pub. The one gripe I have and it is a personal bug bear is that we were stood at the door for a few minuets and the waitresses seemed to look straight through us before I made the point...

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Theoldtrout21, Owner at The Trout Inn at Tadpole Bridge, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. I am sorry you were not welcomed straight away, the beautiful weather has meant that much of our business is being conducted in the garden. This necessarily means that most of the staff are out there and the three staff at the front of the house were all looking after other guests at the...

Wiltshire
Reviewed 27 June 2014

We went here for the first time this week for my husband's birthday after a spot of wild swimming at Chimney Meadows. Whilst it was the tapas menu that had tempted us, it was disappointing to discover on arrival that it's only served on weekday lunchtimes. The ordering system was a little chaotic insomuch as the young man behind the...

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Dili
Reviewed 23 June 2014 via mobile

We stayed over the weekend with our baby and my mother. Our rooms were nice but a little dark. My mother's room had no bathroom light one evening and this was not sorted out. My husband and I were out both evenings for a function so she baby sat. Even though our room was almost next to the kitchen, we...

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Bembridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2014

Made to feel very welcome by Helen for a 2 night stay which coincided with my parents Diamond Wedding celebrations also taking place at The Trout. Rooms were very comfortable and the beds made for a good nights sleep. Showers could be a bit more powerful but room was clean and well equiped. They did a fantastic job of helping...

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London
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Arrived one evening for dinner but were promptly turned away by a very snotty young man who says we should've booked. So we did and came the next evening. Gorgeous friendly pub with nice staff. Menu looked good but failed to deliver. Overpriced for what it was. Portions were minuscule, Moules were pathetic -It was more like a portion of...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 May 2014

Google the description of idyllic English country pub and you will come across the trout inn at tadpole bridge. My husband and I came to stay for three nights with our dogs and from the moment we walked through the door we were made to feel like regulars. The dogs were much loved, and also loved chasing rabbits in the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Trout at Tadpole Bridge is a traditional country Inn on the banks of the River Thames, an idyllic and peaceful setting with close links to Oxford and the Cotswolds. Each of the six bedrooms has been individually designed and all have high quality linen, en suite bathrooms, handmade Bramley toiletries, flat screen televisions, free Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities. We have an excellent reputation for our food and we have recently gained 1 Rosette and a breakfast award from the AA. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Trout Inn at Tadpole Bridge

Address: Buckland Marsh, Faringdon SN7 8RF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Faringdon > Buckland Marsh
Price Range: $168 - $264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Trout Inn at Tadpole Bridge 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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