The Royal Oak

“Rustic, relaxed and friendly pub with its own organic farm” - AA Inspector

LOCATION

BISHOPSTONE, WILTSHIRE

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Our View

The delightful Royal Oak stands tucked away in a glorious village below the Wiltshire Downs, and you can expect a cracking community atmosphere, Arkell’s ales, organic wines, roaring log fires and daily-changing menus. Almost 60 per cent of produce comes from Helen Browning's own organic farm, with the rest sourced from three other local organic farms and allotments. A three-course dinner could be Royal Oak charcuterie, mozzarella and toast; fillet steak, salsa verde, chips, tomato salad; and sticky toffee pudding. The child-friendly garden has a wooden Wendy house and rope swing.

The Royal Oak
Cues Lane, BISHOPSTONE, SN6 8PP
Phone : 01793 790481

Features

Children
  • Children welcome
  • Children's portions
Facilities
  • Free Wifi
  • Garden
Prices and payment
  • Main course from: £1
Opening times
  • Open all year

About the area

Discover Wiltshire

A land shrouded in mystery, myth and legend, Wiltshire evokes images of ancient stone circles, white chalk horses carved into hillsides, crop circles and the forbidden, empty landscape of Salisbury Plain. To many M4 and A303 drivers heading out of London through the clutter of the Thames Valley, Wiltshire is where the landscape opens out and rural England begins.

Wiltshire’s charm lies in the beauty of its countryside. The expansive chalk landscapes of the Marlborough and Pewsey downs and Cranborne Chase inspire a sense of space and freedom, offering miles of uninterrupted views deep into Dorset, Somerset and the Cotswolds. Wiltshire’s thriving market towns and picturesque villages provide worthwhile visits and welcome diversions. Stroll through quaint timbered and thatched villages in the southern Woodford and Avon valleys and explore the historic streets of the stone villages of Lacock, Castle Combe and Sherston. Walk around Salisbury and discover architectural styles from the 13th century to the present and take time to visit the city’s elegant cathedral and fascinating museums. And if all of that isn’t enough, the county is also richly endowed with manor houses, mansions and beautiful gardens.

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