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The Talkhouse

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  • Average12%
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  • Terrible11%
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“historic pub”(2 reviews)
“a lovely stay”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 7 January 2017

Really wonderful food. We've been three times in the past six months because we liked it so much. My personal favorite was the gnocchi with the truffles and the perfectly cooked egg: warm, rich but not overwhelming, and even a bit subtle. The wine list...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2016

We stayed 5 nights at the Talkhouse, which was close to our friends in a village called Stanton St John. This is an historic Pub and Inn about 10 minutes from the Oxford City Center. The Pub is just charming, with good food and excellent...More

1  Thank KarenKNashville
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I had a bad experience here on family visit 2 yeas ago, however I found out it had changed hands so took the risk. My family and I came for Sunday lunch and it was simply awful. The food was terrible and although the service...More

1  Thank Avril M
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Treated family to dinner while visiting them in my home village of Wheatley. Lovely decor but disappointing food and way overpriced. I had viewed their menu online which was obviously out of date as it was not the one we were given. We ordered olives...More

1  Thank JoyS730
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Though the talkhouse has rooms, we went soely for lunch and will certainly be back. The inside is surprisingly large with numerous booths and side rooms, so you don't feel you're elbow-to-elbow with other diners. We were swiftly shown to a table, drinks order taken...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$109 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Price range
US$109 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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"For more info on the WiFi, see my notes in the main review notes. Our room was closest to the road, but that..."
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"There are only 4 rooms, they are separate from the main building so access is easy at any time without the..."
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"Just book early and leave as much clothing etc as possible in your car!"
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"There are only 4 rooms in the courtyard, all with quaint stable doors & access to the car park."
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