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The Encore

1 Bridge Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6AB, England
+44 1789 269462
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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CUISINES
British, Gastropub, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1 Bridge Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6AB, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I brought a school group here for a 5pm dinner. We had a great welcome and excellent service - all organised by John. We were given a separate room where the children could relax. John and the staff couldn't have been more helpful. The food...More

Thank sleightstreet
R_Billinge_, General Manager at The Encore, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, Thanks for taking the time to write us this great 5* review. We're pleased that you and your party enjoyed your experience at The Encore. We look forward to your return visit. John Guest Care Manager.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a table for evening dinner. The choice of menu, quality of food and service was very good and reasonably priced. Check the price of individual glasses of wine before ordering. Buying the bottle may be cheaper as in most restaurants over charge for a...More

Thank JubileeBP
R_Billinge_, General Manager at The Encore, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Jubilee, Thank you for writing us a positive review. We're pleased that you found our menu, food and service to be of a good standard. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. John Guest Care Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Encore was recommended to us by our B & B Faviere. The food was superb, waiter relaxed but attentive. Would definitely recommend.More

Thank squiddlydiddly60
R_Billinge_, General Manager at The Encore, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Squiddy Diddy, Thanks for the 5* review. We're pleased that you decided to visit us off a great recommendation from a local business. I will pass your comments back to our team who love to hear great feedback. We hope to see you in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

It is hard to find al fresco dining in Stratford and because we didn't want to wonder around looking for long, we decided to try The Encore and the tables upstairs. It was early so we hadn't booked but got a lovely table. Downstairs looked...More

Thank Melanie N
R_Billinge_, General Manager at The Encore, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Melanie, Thanks for taking the time to write us this positive review. We're pleased that you enjoyed your experience at The Encore. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. John Guest Care Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a beautiful restaurant very disappointed and was left hungry had to go McDonalds after my meal WE arrived 3.00pm , got served till 3.15pm she said sorry and took our drinks order. 15mins later drinks arrived then had to try grab someone else's attention...More

Thank nicolay527
R_Billinge_, General Manager at The Encore, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Nicola, Thanks for taking the time to write us a review. We're pleased that you found our restaurant to be so beautiful. I can only apologise that the service on this occasion fell below the expected level. I will look in to your comments...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant on Monday 3rd July for dinner. We were a party of six adults. Our waitress-Angelica, was excellent... very attentive, yet not intrusive at any time. John, the manager was on hand to check everything was as it should be and was...More

1  Thank Margaret G
R_Billinge_, General Manager at The Encore, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Margaret, Thank you for the kind words and the great review. We're very happy that you enjoyed the service along with our food that we are very proud of here at The Encore. We hope to see you again very soon. John Guest Care...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We expected to have to sit outside with dogs, however they pointed out the bar area is ok inside too. They brought water for the dogs and fussed them. Service was very quick and the food was good too with a good choice. Liked it...More

Thank coolkitty88
R_Billinge_, Manager at The Encore, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Coolkitty88, Thanks for the 5* review. We're pleased that you enjoyed your experience at The Encore. Dogs are always welcome here, just ask one of the team and we have doggie bowls and biscuits on request. We hope to see you again soon. John...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner at the Encore with family last Sat eve. We had a table by the iwindow enjoying the great atmosphere of the river boat fest. The service and food spot on. We were served quickly and efficiently even though the restaurant was very busy....More

Thank wendybarry2
R_Billinge_, General Manager at The Encore, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Wendy, Thanks for taking the time to write us this great review. We're pleased you and your family had an enjoyable time on Saturday evening. I'm also happy that you found the food and the service to be "spot on". We hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

decided to take the car for a spin in the countryside and ended up in Stratford, didn't realise the boat regatta was on but this place managed to seat us despite being relatively busy. My husband and myself both chose the Salmon and Crab fishcakes...More

Thank LR90XS2011
R_Billinge_, General Manager at The Encore, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thanks for taking the time to write us this review. We're pleased that you came to The Encore whilst on your little spin. I'm pleased you enjoyed your lobster and Crab fishcakes and I will pass your feedback on to our head chef. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here for lunch with friends when we were visiting Stratford - a really nice pub with a good atmosphere. The food was excellent and the staff were lovely- will be back on our next visit!More

Thank gordonmpearce
R_Billinge_, General Manager at The Encore, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Gordon, Thanks for the great review. We're pleased that you found The Encore a relaxing place to be. Also I am glad that food and the service were up to a high standard. We look forward to your next visit to Stratford. John Guest...More

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Neil R
28 May 2017|
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Response from R_Billinge_ | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we always welcome or canine friends at The Encore. John Guest Care Manager
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CSWAWSTGWS
22 May 2017|
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Response from R_Billinge_ | Property representative |
Hi, We do have room outside in our alfresco dining, but this would have to be on two tables. The alfresco dining is on a first come first serve basis. If you have any further questions please don't hesitate to contact... More
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CSWAWSTGWS
21 May 2017|
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Response from R_Billinge_ | Property representative |
Hi, sorry for the delayed response. We are child friendly and we also provide high chairs. John Guest care manager
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$52
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 22:30
Monday
09:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 23:00
Thursday
09:30 - 23:00
Friday
09:30 - 00:00
Saturday
09:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Bridge Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Phone Number: +44 1789 269462
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Description
The Encore is situated next to the River Avon and RSC theatre in the historic town of Stratford Upon Avon. We are open every day whatever the occasion, whether popping in for a drink to dining in our beautiful upstairs restaurant.
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