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Boars Head

$$ - $$$, British,
Main Road, Aust BS35 4AX, England
+44 1454 632278
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
“ham” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Main Road, Aust BS35 4AX, England
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1 - 10 of 157 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here on a Thursday evening , we had a warm welcome , there were a few tables already taken but this pubs has lots of rooms/alcoves with different sized tables, we both had steak with chips peas tomato and peppercorn sauce, the steak...More

1  Thank YVONNE G
Ben V, General Manager at Boars Head, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Glad you had a great time. Please come and see us again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch today at the boars head, was a bit of a wait as they were very busy but we were told the bar when we ordered. When the food arrived it was lovely- and callum helped us pick out the lemon and raspberry pudding...More

1  Thank Joe H
Ben V, General Manager at Boars Head, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review. So pleased you had a great time.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wish I took the time to read the reviews before I took my family here for lunch. I don't really know where to start with this review. Everything about the boars head is rotten. Arrived early to find the pub nearly empty. No one...More

3  Thank johnweb81
Ben V, General Manager at Boars Head, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for your review. I'll look into your feedback and see what steps need to be taken to address the issues.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice Lunch and some really nice Ale on tap. Very enjoyable and service was good. Nice garden on a sunny afternoon and covered courtyard garden.

2  Thank GlennerBristol
Ben V, General Manager at Boars Head, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. So glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This is my first time at this pub although with a friend who has been before.I can honestly say I experienced the worst Sunday roast that I have ever had. Overcooked chicken and a huge plate of over cooked tasteless and textureless vegetables with gravy...More

Thank goldcherub
Ben V, General Manager at Boars Head, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Many thanks for your review - we really appreciate the time you've taken to share your experiences. Please be assured that all your comments are discussed by us as a team and acted on accordingly.

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We have been fans of the Boars Head for a while now, going there every now and again for over 10 years including Christmas Day lunch, but tonight was a disappointment. On a fairly quiet weekday evening we didn't expect to wait well over 30...More

Thank Supersmithy
Ben V, General Manager at Boars Head, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We take feedback from our customers very seriously and I must apologise that you didn't get the level of quality or service you rightly expect. I am looking into the detail of the issues you...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We have been to this pub many times over the years but this year we have been 3 times in the last 2 or so months and 2 out of the 3 have been slow service. The burgers are good but chips vary but mainly...More

Thank Lisa S
Ben V, General Manager at Boars Head, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry that you didn't feel as well looked after as you have in the past. Polite service and ensuring our customers are happy is key to our service, and something we pride ourselves on. Now that you have...More

Reviewed 28 June 2017

I write this review with a heavy heart, as having eaten here a few times before (albeit a few years ago), it is quite clear that standards here have dropped; indeed plummeted. I booked a table here yesterday for 13:00 hours and on arrival at...More

Thank Dave2811
Ben V, General Manager at Boars Head, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2017

Sorry you have that opinion of the pub. Sometimes weekday lunchtimes can be quiet - that's one of the challenges faced by the pub trade. As you say, our staff are great, and I'm glad you had a positive view of them. 'Specials' is a...More

Reviewed 27 June 2017

Looking in the area for somewhere to go this place really seemed to split reviewers which made it worth a visit. Unfortunately it was only for drinks due to changed plans on my part but for the record food is served in the evenings from...More

Thank Martin H
Ben V, General Manager at Boars Head, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. I'm glad your experience was a positive one. We now have some lovely hanging baskets to brighten the place up, but it can be a struggle finding the spare cash to spend on the buildings and...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

A very friendly pub that loves Dogs! Duke enjoys visiting here as often as I do and staff provide friendly service. Having arrived an hour before cooking I was given my meal and enjoyed it in this historic pub.

1  Thank Neil M
Ben V, General Manager at Boars Head, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write a review Neil. We definitely do love dogs and our greyhound Sammy is always happy to share her garden with new friends! Glad you enjoyed your food in the lovely country surroundings.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Aust BS35 4AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Aust
  • Phone Number: +44 1454 632278
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