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The Freke Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
B4019, Swindon, England
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
B4019, Swindon, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My friends and I went here on Saturday lunch, there is a Chinese menu on offer, didn't really expect it in a country pub! I really like crispy chilli beef, it's my fav Chinese food, the one here was different, proper steak strips which tasted...More

Thank r0bertbaker
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to the Freke Arms as we were looking for somewhere a bit different that made good food. We knew a few people who had been here a few years ago and said it was really good. It is labelled as a ‘Gastropub’ and,...More

Thank European-Bookworm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful food, all cooked fresh to order. Very big helpings and friendly service. Excellent range of alcoholic beverages. I had coffee because I was driving and that was good too. I will go again

Thank rob f
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve eaten here twice in the past week. The second visit we chose the lunch menu, 2 courses for 7.95. I wasn’t expecting much but the portions were very good, nicely presented. Not as big as the monster portions from our first visit (which were...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have not visited The Freke Arms for a couple of years ,thought we would give it another try .There is new chef so the meals are a little different , we ordered a Steak pie and a Cajan chicken .Both tasted hot with good...More

Thank Rover201457
Reviewed 19 January 2018

I went here with my husband, we had a lovely meal. The ham egg and chips were a very high standard, very good thick sliced ham, I had a prawn and Marie Rose sauce salad, pretty simple but the presentation was exceptional, top marks all...More

Thank jslave
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Called in for lunch excellent service and food Food was well cooked and presented and good value for money

1  Thank Ann G
Reviewed 18 December 2017

I was disappointed with the atmosphere in this pub. On arrival at the pub we were informed that there were no tables available. e were just having a drink and there were no bar stools or seats to sit on. It was also quite cold...More

Thank purplefi0na
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Had a Christmas meal here, first time to this pub.... it was amazing!!! I'm not sure what the sauce was on the prawn cocktail but it was really nice and had a bit of a kick to it! The turkey was a generous, tender portion...More

Thank kim492017
Reviewed 26 November 2017

This pub has been here for years, only been there once before many moons ago.Went here last night with some friends, we where looking forward to a night out but came home very disappointed! The car park is spacious and was half full but as...More

2  Thank Chris S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: B4019, Swindon, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon
  • Phone Number: 01793-76-22-97
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