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16 Rodney Road | Flat 3, Cheltenham GL50 1JJ, England
+44 1242 321639
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
16 Rodney Road | Flat 3, Cheltenham GL50 1JJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Another outstanding meal at Purslane, it has never disappointed the four of us! The tasting menu offers the opportunity to enjoy almost all that is on the al a carte menu. Simply fantastically cooked food with many flavours in each dish. Saturday evening,not a spare...More

Thank GeoffK0602
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here on 20th July and left hungry and disapointed. The food was not enjoyable so much so both of us left most of our main course then asked for the bill. If it had been just one of us/one dish we would have put...More

Thank lizsandford
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our meal at Purslane was lovely. We chose from the al a carte menu but the tasting menu also provided a range of interesting options. The breads that were served as an appetiser came with two different flavoured butters and were a lovely start to...More

Thank 2014Crick
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Purslane today for the first time fo lunch with friends. Sadly, there was no atmosphere as there were no other guests in the restaurant. We had hoped to eat from the set menu but it was very uninspiring so we went for the...More

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chose from the lunchtime "deal" menu. Excellent food! Beautifully cooked and presented. Can't believe they can offer food of this standard for the price! Going to return asap just to make sure.

Thank Bimler_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sadly this didn’t meet our expectations. The menu looked really good, with interesting dishes and we were looking forward to going here. The restaurant itself is nice and the service is very good. However, the dishes had technique but lacked flare and flavour and the...More

Thank Aliras07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small interesting menu with accent on fish. Food beautifully presented. Lovely flavor combinations. Very good wine list. Delightful staff. Menu changes monthly so can go back soon. Cannot fault this restaurant

Thank reddim2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four for lunch on one of the hottest days of the year. After many visits this friendly professionaly run restaurant always comes up trumps.

Thank jenmike064
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the taster menu- unlike some previous experiences with this choice at other establishments, the portions were generous enough, and each course was a lesson in creating sauces and adding components to enhance the base dish. First rate cooking. Service- we prefer unfussy service,...More

Thank Chispeee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A return visit but the first for about three years. The excellent menu complemented by a very good wine list and attentive but unobtrusive service. The menu is original and intriguing - but above all else, well cooked and presented. What my French friends call...More

Thank Tim M
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26 March 2018|
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Response from Simon B | Reviewed this property |
Parking directly outside. Chargeable though.
24 January 2017|
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Response from Helena F | Property representative |
Hello, yes we can accommodate tables of 8. We try to book larger parties in at either 7pm or 8.30pm to make service as smooth as possible. That's why we limit the size of parties booking online and take larger bookings... More
Eileen H
10 December 2016|
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Response from Helena F | Property representative |
Hello Eileen, yes we can do vouchers to any amount you wish. Just give us a call or pop in if you're local and we can sort that out for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$42
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Rodney Road | Flat 3, Cheltenham GL50 1JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 321639
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Critically-acclaimed, small, independent restaurant specialising in sustainable British seafood and local Cotswold produce.
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