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The Porch House

Digbeth Street, Stow-on-the-Wold GL54 1BN, England
+44 1451 870048
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Digbeth Street, Stow-on-the-Wold GL54 1BN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I would book dinner at the Porch House as a bit of a treat, but that will not be the case anymore. The restaurant was always a little expensive, but the food used to be excellent as was the service and friendly...More

1  Thank Steve D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here as our foreign visitors liked the idea of the pub being the "oldest" We were seated in the conservatory area which is draughty, noisy and has no atmosphere or character. Service was shocking. The waitress didn't seem to be able to understand...More

1  Thank lobsterchaser
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had eaten here before in the bar, and booked the restaurant for a special occasion lunch. After a friendly greeting from the barman we were seated in the conservatory. This is basically a thoroughfare between the bar and the outside terrace and is like...More

1  Thank Nick H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent and very friendly pub The staff were very helpful The food we had was excellent and good value for money

1  Thank JandPC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here for lunch a few weeks ago. There were four of us eating and we had a lovely lunch. It also has a lovely atmosphere and nothing was too much trouble. The service was excellent. We did book in advance, as I imagine it...More

1  Thank Donna G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food ok, not great. A bit heavy handed and not accomplished. But the disappointment was the service. Waited to be served but others who walked in later than us got first got served first. Asked for two drinks, got one. No mention of specials until...More

1  Thank IveBeenAroundNYC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you need a bite while visiting in Stow check out the Porch House as the oldest venue but upgraded since then! Very nice selection of typical pub meals but presented to a very high standard and with great service.

Thank RY55
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

We booked a table here as it looked so inviting in a brochure in our hotel. On arrival we were told our table was in the conservatory which was a bit disappointing as the main part of the restaurant is very old and charming although...More

1  Thank Mabelwood
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

I read very strong reviews before I booked and after my experience it's simply a must visit! My wife and I ate the sea bass and pork belly which were both of very high quality. It is a lovely and well furnished dining area within...More

Thank weallo
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Last night we walked into Stow to go for a drink and chose the Porch House as it looked inviting. How wrong we were. The barman who served us was disinterested and was off hand when asked to clear the table we were sitting at....More

Thank claytex
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Response from Goverama | Reviewed this property |
No sorry we had rented a cottage in Stow when we went there.
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Yes my dad stayed there because he has a dog ....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Digbeth Street, Stow-on-the-Wold GL54 1BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Stow-on-the-Wold
  • Phone Number: +44 1451 870048
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