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The Butchers Arms

€€ - €€€, British,
Oakridge Lynch, Stroud GL6 7NZ, England
+44 1285 760371
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (22 reviews)
“cottage pie” (5 reviews)
“goujons” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Oakridge Lynch, Stroud GL6 7NZ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw the Butchers Arms recommended in the press, and decided to give it a try on a day out from the Nailsworth Valley: we were not disappointed with local beers, and excellent food from an extensive and varied menu. The burger and cheese and...More

2  Thank malcsaville
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve visited this pub twice in the past week and love it. Menu has something for everyone, prices are reasonable and the food is very good. I can fully recommend the risotto, garlic bread and shepherds pie. James loves his job and creates a friendly...More

Thank travelmarg
Reviewed 10 June 2018

We called in here for lunch having visited a nearby nursery. The chap that served us was very friendly and wasn’t fazed when my partner was undecided which beer to choose. We sat in the pleasant garden for lunch - my Cajun chicken wrap was...More

Thank W9465PGwendyr
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

As most places that claim to have Vegan options, very rarely do, I was suspicious when we went to The Butcher’s Arms. However, if you ask for their veggie pizza without cheese, then you get a lovely, full of flavour vegan pizza. It does have...More

1  Thank Colin H
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Myself and family members have been going to this pub between us for years. Usually good food and beer. This was our first trip since I believe it have been taken over. Menu the same but were disappointed with the main courses. Waited a long...More

4  Thank simon c
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I went here after reading the reviews and they were all spot on. The young lady was lovely, so friendly and although she was on her own nothing was too much trouble. The ribeye steak was so succulent and the home cooked chips to die...More

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Expect a warm welcome from the new owners who were very hospitable, we ate dinner here on a Tuesday evening which along with Wednesday night is Pizza night (we didn't know this prior to turning up!) Needless to say the Pizzas were both excellent and...More

Thank Pete M
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Visited this pub based on ratings on TripAdvisor and were not disappointed. It was a Friday evening and the pub was lively when we turned up with several drinkers and a few eating. We were seated quite quickly and restaurant staff were super helpful and...More

1  Thank roadrunner766
James J, Manager at The Butchers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you for the 5 star review Roadrunner766. Next time we'll be more than happy to swap the fries for our hand cut chips if that what you prefer, just ask a member of the team. We hope to welcome you again in the near...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018

Was looking for a great Roast as my usual fav Sunday roast place closed down so thought i would try The Butchers Arms and i hit the mark first time amazing Quality Roast it was a toss up between the Roast Beef and the Roast...More

2  Thank Dave S
James J, Manager at The Butchers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Dave S, Thank you for the amazing review. We're made up to be your new Sunday lunch spot! Looking forward to seeing you again, All the best, James & the Team!

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely rustic village pub with a warm welcome as you come through the door from the staff, roaring log fire and very attractive decor throughout the various eating areas and the bar. I was a visitor to the area but would imagine...More

1  Thank Jenny T
James J, Manager at The Butchers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you for the 5 star review Jenny T. We're extremely pleased you enjoyed your visit & hope that when you're in the area again we'll be able to welcome you again. All the very best, James & the Team.

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Questions & Answers
17 February 2018|
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Response from lorrainewaldron | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are welcome in the bar area. The pub will close Sunday, so go this weekend.
Jackie P
14 March 2017|
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Response from James J | Property representative |
Sorry for the late reply I did not expect an enquiry through TA you are the first I am aware of Sorry tomorrow being Mothers Day we are and have been fully booked for over two weeks Take care, enjoy your stay in the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oakridge Lynch, Stroud GL6 7NZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Stroud District  >  Stroud  >  Oakridge Lynch
  • Phone Number: +44 1285 760371
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