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The Opposition Bistro

13 Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EF, England
+44 1789 269980
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rice pudding” (17 reviews)
“pork fillet” (17 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:30All hours
Mediterranean, European, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13 Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EF, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Called at Stratford on way home from London just for an overnight stay. So glad we did. We were looking for restaurant that was a little different and definitely an option without chips. This was it, lovely homemade soup followed by pork for my good...More

Thank Leslovesfood
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We walked through this lovely town and explored the food offerings. On a whim, Mrs chose this one based upon the menu on display. Salmon fishcakes to die for. Roast chicken stuffed with bananas in a curry sauce was perfect. The service was attentive and...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Without question, the finest dining experience I've had. Everything was fresh and perfectly cooked and and superbly presented. In my opinion, not to asked if everything is OK at anytime during our meal confirms the confidence they have in what they do, and rightly so!

Thank dudleydogwalker
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Easy walking distance from the RSC makes it a great place for a pre theatre meal. The food is very good and there is a set menu which is great value.

Thank Henchelson
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely meal for two in the best seats in the house - front window. Excellent service, great team. 2 courses, bottle of Pinot - sorted!

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Overall very enjoyable lunch, good food, attentive staff, pleasant surroundings. Minor quibbles, no hot water to wash hands in the loo and when ordering a pint of beer a small bottle was delivered when they should have said there were no draft beer available. However,...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunchtime visit. Excellent food choices that day especially the whole filleted plaice, and the stroganoff. Staff were great. Highly recommended!

Thank andie r
Reviewed 1 week ago

With such a good selection of restaurants in Stratford upon Avon you are spoilt for choice.close the Opposition and very pleased with excellent food served by helpful and friendly staff. Worth a visit.

Thank Parkinson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant lived up to its billing on trip advisor. They managed to fit two of us in without a reservation on a Saturday night. Had the chicken stuffed with banana and a curry sauce. Yummy. Staff were very friendly & managed to give a...More

Thank 50EJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the latest serving restaurants in Stratford. Genuinely can't fault it. Fillet steak was to die for!

Thank Matthewmatthew
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Nearby Attractions
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.16 km away
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.21 km away
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.21 km away
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is it good for special birthday dinner
22 September 2016|
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Response from gabbyed | Reviewed this property |
Yes 100%. Big choice of menu for everyone. Good quality food
Ron H
The menu please
4 February 2015|
Response from Maryfrazer |
I'm not a robot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$72 - US$72
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Phone Number: +44 1789 269980
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