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The Flowing Well

$$ - $$$, British,
Sunningwell, Abingdon OX13 6RB, England
+44 1865 735846
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (30 reviews)
“pie” (15 reviews)
“scotch egg” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sunningwell, Abingdon OX13 6RB, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Family of 6 for Sunday lunch - everything absolutely spot on. We ordered an array of choices from the menu including the Sunday lunch - service was great. Fresh ingredients well cooked - a rarity these days. Probably the best food pub in the area.

Thank mandie d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have eaten and visited as a family countless times and it is only now I have submitted a review. We as a family visited for Sunday lunch and we had various forms of roast dinner. The food once again was fresh well prepared and presented....More

Thank Clive D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here in the summer after a bike ride for some lunch. The food was lovely and we had a fun time!! The staff were doing their job so well, even though it was busy. We had a check back and the bill came...More

Thank plumbanana
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Terrible food. Lamb was ALL fat. The pie was encased in "rock". The burger was rare ( raw) in the middle. Everything was either bland or had that pre-prepared mass catering taste. Won't be going there again. Overpriced as well.

Thank Russ W
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The pub is owned by Greene King so I should have known better. But I’ve heard good things and gave it a try. The food is overpriced and bland. How a chef, and I use the term loosely, can mess up a starter of feta...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We visited for lunch, food was good and service was efficient. The pub itself is fairly uninspiring, but it’s clean and prices are fairly reasonable for the area.

Thank WelshTerrier13
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

The term gastropub is often used to describe pubs offering hot food. It’s a term used freely by lots of establishments to attract clientele into the pub with the promise of fine food. It is often misused however in the case of The Flowing Well;...More

Reviewed 28 January 2018

Quiet location, good car parking, very friendly, Lovely food, staff brilliant. Highly recommend. Definitely will be using again.

Thank Hemburys
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

After reading some of the reviews for The Flowing Well on Trip Advisor I wasn’t quite sure what to expect! Friends chose the venue, totally new to us but as we pulled up it certainly had impact and we both commented it must be lovely...More

1  Thank AliMo49
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Visited before going to the cinema, as a friend had highlighted their improved (and dedicated) gluten free menu. My friend went for the halloumi fries followed by the classic burger (both choices got a 👍) I chose the baked Camembert (supposedly to share) followed by...More

Thank Rich B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sunningwell, Abingdon OX13 6RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Abingdon
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 735846
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