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Robert Raikes House

€€ - €€€, British,
38 Southgate Street, Gloucester GL1 2DR, England
01452526685
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
38 Southgate Street, Gloucester GL1 2DR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the outside you assume your going to step in to an old worldly bar with low ceilings and a huge log fire. But it is a different world once you step inside. Lots of quite small rooms that are modern in appearance with a...More

Thank BlackpoolStevieb
Gretna08_13, Manager at Robert Raikes House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanx for review

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely old building, welcoming clean and friendly staff, great atmosphere, lovely food, highly recommended

Thank malc1005
Gretna08_13, Manager at Robert Raikes House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanx for the review

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went in as a family including 2 children. Lovely lovely building. Terrific food and even better beer. A must attend place if a decent home cooked meal and a proper real ale is wanted!!

Thank Jonathan A
Gretna08_13, Manager at Robert Raikes House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanx very much 4 review glad you njoyed

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the outside Robert Raikes House looks more like a historic house than a pub, but once through the door you are greeted by a beautifully restored building, There are many different areas or rooms inside, with open fire places, exposed beams and soft furnishings...More

Thank Alison M
Gretna08_13, Manager at Robert Raikes House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanx glad you njoyed

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Exterior of building wonderful example of having been owned by someone wealthy. Inside lots of small rooms each very different to each other. Myself and 2 friends decided to have our evening meal there having seen the menu and were invited to choose which room...More

Thank valvplpool
Gretna08_13, Manager at Robert Raikes House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanx glad you njoyed

Reviewed 10 August 2017

This place really should make it more obvious it is as much a pub as a restaurant. In Gloucester for work and stayed at the New County hotel 2 doors away for 10 nights. It was only at the end of my stay that I...More

Thank IanB400
Gretna08_13, Manager at Robert Raikes House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017
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Glad u enjoyed

Reviewed 7 August 2017

We were attending the Food Festival, and decided to move away from the main activity area to find somewhere a little less crowded - so glad we did as we fell upon a real gem of a place in the Robert Raikes House. We walked...More

Thank CherriB777
Gretna08_13, Manager at Robert Raikes House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thanx glad u enjoyed

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Pop in on a quiet Sunday afternoon for a bite to eat, lovely inside and out. I loved all the separate rooms where you could eat, sit and chat in peace. The selection of Samuel smith ales, beers and perry was lovely and the bar...More

Thank TattooedWitch
Gretna08_13, Manager at Robert Raikes House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thanx

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Visted this pub Saturday with the wife & the outlaws this pub has been refurbished to a very good standard serves Samuel smiths beers which are well kept ! Would of given it a excellent rating but the price of the beer was quite expensive...More

Thank david b
Gretna08_13, Manager at Robert Raikes House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

North/ South prices I'm afraid but thanx 4 the review

Reviewed 19 June 2017

I've always loved this place. If you like history and great surroundings in the heart of Gloucester, you should give this place a try. Whilst waiting for friends before ordering food I had a pint of lager - at £2.78 this has to be great...More

Thank DaveEvans45nSingle
Gretna08_13, Manager at Robert Raikes House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thanx for the review taken note of what's been said, plates are warmed first now and all veg is cooked as required so if anyone wants it cooking longer pls ask, sorry for delay in responding but only just been allowed by site

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Southgate Street, Gloucester GL1 2DR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: 01452526685
Description
A public house with 7 separate rooms and a wonderful courtyard beer garden, serving food throughout the day
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