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16 Rodney Road | Flat 3, Cheltenham GL50 1JJ, England
+44 1242 321639
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
16 Rodney Road | Flat 3, Cheltenham GL50 1JJ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellence through simplicity; the menu is deceptively precise and has some wonderful fish dishes that are presented in an imaginative way and high attention to detail. Fantastic service and use of fresh produce from the U.K. make for a highly pleasurable culinary experience. Sheer delight...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a lovely dinner with friends. Although there was a set menu available we all ate from the main menu and everyone enjoyed their meal. The scallop was particularly good. The wine chosen was also lovely and not ridiculously expensive. None of us could...More

Thank DinerJS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our second dinner here and it was just as good. Service is lovely and the food is inventive and delicious. Thank you.

Thank Brownee42
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Leisurely lunch with a friend where we each sampled different dishes from the a la carte menu. Restaurant comfortably full with adequate space between tables and relaxing grey toned decor. Waitress knowledgable and appropriately attentive. Food sublime. We explored the range of fish/ shellfish dishes...More

Thank Lorna W
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

This place came highly recommended but we must have visited on a bit of an off night for the kitchen. Firstly I never mind paying for great food but here it wasn't but the price was still what I felt was quite high. Food was...More

Thank mrtwig
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We had an amazing meal at Purslane Saturday evening, Lobster night. The food was outstanding, amazing flavours and the presentation was brilliant, could not fault the evening. The service was great, very enjoyable, thank you

Thank joannagG2059IQ
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had a lovely meal here. The restaurant has a lovely cosy atmosphere and friendly staff. Absolutely delicious.

Thank MrsBower07
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Another magnificent luncheon at this unique restaurant. Wonderful cuisine, excellent service and the most talented Chef in Cheltenham. Seasonally changing menu. Definitely make a reservation to go here to dine. Only 34 covers so booking is a must.

Thank CotswoldTina
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

A speculative booking on my part, and very happy with my choice. Small, but comfortable surroundings and easy to negotiate. I arrived early and was accommodated. The restaurant filled over the next hour; quite a good sign for a Tuesday lunchtime. Two very young ladies...More

Thank ontherazzle
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Adore fish and shellfish so was really looking forward to this meal but it was underwhelming. The mackerel starter was tasteless, an incredible achievement for this particular fish. The main course of halibut redeemed itself well and the cheeseboard offered a tasty range. The service...More

Thank HampshireMich
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Questions & Answers
25 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Helena F | Property representative |
Hello, yes we can accommodate tables of 8. We try to book larger parties in at either 7pm or 8.30pm to make service as smooth as possible. That's why we limit the size of parties booking online and take larger bookings... More
Eileen H
10 December 2016|
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Response from Helena F | Property representative |
Hello Eileen, yes we can do vouchers to any amount you wish. Just give us a call or pop in if you're local and we can sort that out for you.
Jane P
20 May 2016|
Response from Helena F | Property representative |
Hello Jane, sorry only just seen your message. Yes we do welcome children. We do not however have a ' children's menu '. If they are happy to eat off the a la carte menu then they are most welcome. Kind regards Gareth
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$44
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Rodney Road | Flat 3, Cheltenham GL50 1JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 321639
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Critically-acclaimed, small, independent restaurant specialising in sustainable British seafood and local Cotswold produce.
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