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The Bay Tree Hotel Restaurant

12-14 Sheep Street, Burford OX18 4LW, England
+44 1993 822791
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good15%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“bread rolls” (4 reviews)
“lamb” (8 reviews)
“fish cakes” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12-14 Sheep Street, Burford OX18 4LW, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I may be biased but the restaurant in the Bay Tree is truly excellent. I say biased because this was where, eight years ago, my wife and I were married. On that day, the kitchen served 80 guests a first class meal with every appearance...More

Thank Derek B
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Stayed for a two night break. The quality of food, room and service were excellent. We would recommend it as an ideal place to explore the Cotswold's.

Thank Martyn R
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We were staying at the hotel on a minibreak and a dinner was included in the deal. It was wonderful. Apart from a couple of dishes that were extra for ev eryone, we could choose anything on the menu. I think we all had different...More

Thank Sheepishjan
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Really deserves more than 5 stars. Plenty of atmosphere/character. Rooms were delightful. Staff very attentive.

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We were at a Wedding here on 29 December - what a beautiful venue and location - the whole day ran smoothly and efficient - the staff were all perfect - the wedding dinner in the afternoon was exceptional - we will try to stay...More

Thank Bernie H
Reviewed 25 January 2017

We were there last week for a wedding and service, place was first class. Food was lovely. Log fires burning brightly.

Thank wendycundy
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We visited the Bay Tree Hotel as it was dog friendly and we wanted a light lunch. Light it was indeed and we had to wait a very long time for it to arrive. I had the quiche of the day and it was miniscule...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Went with family for Sunday lunch - sat in the bar by log fire which was delightful. Ordered food and a few drinks.... Marco the waiter was very friendly... Anyway some 50 minutes later, still no food - a very apologetic manager explained that there...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Booked table of 14 for Father in Law's 80th. Arrived early and enjoyed drinks in the bar. Lovely open fire burning and a lively atmosphere in a beautiful building. Proceeded to restaurant table to find it set for 13 despite acknowledgement via email of increase...More

Thank j_phillips10
Reviewed 26 December 2016

We stayed at the Bay Tree Hotel for 2 nights and dinner was included for one of the nights. The restaurant is lovely and the staff were very polite and attentive. The food was excellent but not exceptional hence the rating. I would however highly...More

Thank plodders
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining
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Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12-14 Sheep Street, Burford OX18 4LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Burford
  • Phone Number: +44 1993 822791
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Nestled away on a quaint side street in Burford is the Bay Tree Hotel. The hotel has 21 stylish bedrooms and endless character with flagstoned floors, roaring log fires and a secret walled garden. This dog-friendly property is perfectly located for exploring Burford and its surrounding Cotswold villages.