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The Opposition Bistro

13 Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EF, England
+44 1789 269980
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb meatballs” (18 reviews)
“rice pudding” (23 reviews)
“plaice” (29 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
13 Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6EF, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We happened upon the Opposition based on a few Yelp reviews, didn’t think to check Trip Advisor for it. Now I see where all of the happy eaters have posted! We had a terrific fixed price meal before our RST show...a wonderful, dense country terrine...More

Thank Janetbmichels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited after a full on day watching qualifying for the British GP. I really only wanted something light, which is not the best way to sample a restaurant. I shared a portion of focaccia, then had the salmon salad, and finished with apple cake. It...More

Thank Arlette &
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yet again a most pleasant meal! Fresh ingredients well cooked and served with a smile. We will be back.

Thank Cliverhill
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just went here for a meeting with a client over food lovely food great service no complaints at all and good price love to use again when in the area

Thank si2008
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Opposition was fantastic attentive quick service fantastic food couldn't fault it in any way if you are in Stratford upon avon this is the place to go....the Eton Mess was to die for

Thank Kev C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here on one of the hottest evenings of the year and there were just fans and no air conditioning. Plastic seats added to the whole sweaty experience. The meals were very average, no real flavour, no imagination and expensive. There are far better...More

Thank 888Anon
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is our "go to" restaurant for when we attend a performance at the RSC (a not infrequent occurrence). It opens a 5.00pm, there is always a queue outside, but when in their very slick operation comes into effect. There is no rush, no...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this very pleasant restaurant with my two grown children and my husband. They were all going to do a two course pre fix and I was not. I ordered two starters to come out together when my family got their entrees. The waitress...More

1  Thank newyorkdoll4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Stratford for the weekend & booked in advance so you’re never quite sure what to expect. The staff at Opposition were friendly & welcoming as soon as we arrived. The food was delicious & obviously freshly cooked as it arrived piping hot. Nothing was...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this Bistro for a celebratory lunch time meal. It was a perfect place . Food was exceptional and the staff were very welcoming . Would highly recommend.

Thank 872thelma
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Goodvalue26
22 September 2016|
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Response from gabbyed | Reviewed this property |
Yes 100%. Big choice of menu for everyone. Good quality food
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Ron H
4 February 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$72 - US$72
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
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