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The Lamb Inn

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Nr Bourton on the Water, Great Rissington, England
+44 1451 820388
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SW England
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78 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The Lamb Inn boasts it has 'luxury accommodation' and charges accordingly. We had booked a suite for a special weekend away treat and we were looking forward to it. The breakfast was very good and a wide range of options were offered. However standards at the evening meal in the restaurant were lacking. The table was set with "clean" wine... More 

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Thank DevonNightowl
Greater London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visiting on a Sunday with family, us and our dog were made very welcome. I had a wellington with brie and mushrooms together with some mixed vegetables, all presented beautifully and all were very tasty. For pudding I had pear tart tatin with vanilla and cinnamon ice cream - this was to die for, one of the best puddings I... More 

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Thank Estellalondon
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having visited this area of Little Rissington and not in the mood to cook when we come and stay we go to this little gem of a pub. Excellent food and the bread, olives and whole bulbs of garlic are just lovely. Try the Lamb you will not be disappointed. Very friendly people too and they love dogs.

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Thank _juleswoods72
Oxford
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63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dropped in on spec as had heard good things about this place, not disappointed. Charming service. Food prices seemed a bit steep for the area but we would return as it was good. Good ales as well. One reason we stopped was that I had heard it was good for vegetarians, not sure why as the vegetarian range was much... More 

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Thank RCCOxford
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The food and service was wonderful, particularly the lamb with dauphinois potatoes. Highly recommend that you pay this restaurant a visit if you are in the area.

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Thank samanthagordon38
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I have been coming to the Lamb Inn for over 35 years, mainly for a pint or two before a family lunch. Tonight was the first time I had been for an evening meal. Absolutely delicious. The pigeon first course was very tasty and cooked just right. The trout and fettuccine main course was excellent. If they run out of... More 

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Thank 840iank
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My wife surprised me for my birthday with a couple of nights here. The room was nice, friendly staff and brilliant food. Nothing too much trouble. Only a stones throw from Bourton on the Water. Will definitely stay here again.

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Thank Philip B
Hampshire
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a light lunch. I had pulled pork sandwich and my husband had the steak sandwich. Mine was very nice but maybe just didn't quite have enough flavour /salt. My husband loved his. The pub is in a nice place and inside it has been modernised and is nice and clean. The staff were lovely. Would go again.

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Thank RamblingReviewer
Solihull, United Kingdom
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372 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Decided to pop in here for a light lunch and to make enquiries regarding booking a room. We looked at the menu and were going to have a sandwich but then saw a steak and couldn't resist. We had a side order of onion rings and have never had onion rings as big as these and as tasty. Worth a... More 

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Thank DJinks
gloucestershire
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Went here to dinner on Wednesday evening. As soon as we walked in and made our way towards the bar we could tell this was a warm welcoming place. The lady behind the bar was most pleasant and we were shown to a table by the waiter. We ordered the Wednesday evening special £10 steaks on the board. We didn't... More 

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Thank kerolee5
TheLambInn_2014, General Manager at The Lamb Inn, responded to this review

Dear Kerolee5 Thank you so much for posting your appreciate review. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed our £10.00 steak evening & we look forward to welcoming you back to our Inn on another occasion. Kind Regards The Lamb Inn Team. More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nr Bourton on the Water, Great Rissington, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Great Rissington
  • Phone Number: +44 1451 820388

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?