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Pubs & Inns

  • The loveliest pubs with rooms

    Fancy a weekend away in the countryside? The Muddy editors across 19 counties know all the best spots for a relaxed overnighter.

  • Worrall Thompson winner

    Excellent food and service from this quirky Worrall Thompson gastro pub in South Oxfordshire, renowned for its Wagyu beef. Shall we?

  • 11 lovely pub gardens

    Here comes the sun! Get thee to a pub garden pronto, I say. Pint of lager for me and a small white wine spritzer for the husband, thanks!

  • Owzat! The Bat and Ball

    Sunday lunch deluxe for families, locals, walkers and casual dropper-inners at this friendly pub near the M40 in mid-Oxfordshire.

  • We love The Bottle & Glass

    This recently refurbished rural inn near Henley looks like your classic country pub - but the food is anything but ordinary. Table for two, please, and make it snappy!

  • The Red Lion, Cholsey

    A stylish revamp, liberal sprinkling of fairy lights and three new enthusiastic owners in this historic pub in Cholsey, where Agatha Christie once lived. Who dunnit? The locals!

  • Snuggly Cotswolds pubs

    Day tripping across the borders? Well, you'll need a steer on the best places for a classy pit stop then!

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    By Royal Command

    With direct access to the stunning Burnham Beeches nature reserve, The Crown, in Farnham Royal has 'family-friendly' written all over it.

  • A classic Ridgeway pub

    A superlative Sunday lunch at a rejuvenated country pub near the Ridgeway in South Oxfordshire? Shall we?

  • Try something different

    Not many places locally where Sunday lunch and architectural salvage collide so deliciously. We review a quirkily stylish pub in Milton Common, mid Oxfordshire.

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