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Bowling Green Steakhouse

) #66 of 158 Restaurants in Banbury €€ - €€€ Bar, British, Steakhouse
Overthorpe Road, Banbury OX17 2XA, England
+44 1295 263465
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (14 reviews)
“side salad” (2 reviews)
“mixed grill” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Steakhouse
€€ - €€€
Overthorpe Road, Banbury OX17 2XA, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a birthday last night the staff were friendly and the service was great. The food was nice too the only thing I would say is it's very outdated and quite old fashioned other than that definitely worth a visit

Thank Freya L
Reviewed 2 March 2017

excellent food nice warm place to eat friendly staff . nice to see a family run restaurant well worth a visit

1  Thank Philip P
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We were traveling and stopped here for evening meal (it is really easy to get to from M40 at Banbury). We all enjoyed our meals: juicy steak, tasty gammon, and great fish. Most fantastic were the chips: home made and freshly cooked AND gluten free...More

1  Thank Pembrae
Reviewed 2 October 2016

My husband and I had our 8th wedding anniversary supper at The Bowling Green. We had never eaten there before, but read so many good reviews. We were not dissappointed at all. The fillet steaks cooked to our liking, had superb flavor and were oh...More

Thank dovie3
Reviewed 16 September 2016

With friends on a night out so decided to go to the Bowling Green. We have been here many times for meals but it was first time for our friends. Two of us had steaks and two had gammon. The steaks were done to perfection...More

2  Thank jane v
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Called into The Bowling Green on the off chance of getting a meal. I'm aware it's always advised to book as it's a very popular pub/restaurant. Once again it was busy but the friendly bar staff made us very welcome and said it would be...More

1  Thank cheneyblue
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Dropped into this awful place to see if we could book, wasgreeted if you can call it that by a very unfriendly bar maid who said no and would serve us with 1 drink and that wasll. I would not recommend this place at all....More

3  Thank Carlo C
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

Visited the Bowling Green Steakhouse last night (1st Sept. 2016). Have to say we were a little put off before we entered the Restaurant as the driveway was full of potholes and the car park was next to wasteland and there were wooden pallets around...More

1  Thank MayMay66
Reviewed 11 August 2016

What a discovery on our doorstep! The menu was varied but as we had come for a steak, that is what we had. It was difficult to decide which cut and what size to chose; the 8oz fillet was absolutely delicious - probably the nicest...More

1  Thank apmillard
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have just been for evening meal here I had a mixed grill and my wife had a 8oz rump steak. My meal consisted of a lamb and pork chop pork sausage ,5oz steak and a gammon steak , baked potato and...More

1  Thank padbrd
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Pam D
Does this restaurant have a patio area outside for eating and also are dogs allowed please. Also what are the opening times please?.
10 July 2016|
Response from patronchef | Property representative |
we open 12 till 2 at lunchtime and 6.30 to 9pm in the evening we close sunday evening and Monday lunchtime yes we do have a patio to the rear of the restaurant and sadly No we do not allow dogs sorry for the late reply as we... More
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Overthorpe Road, Banbury OX17 2XA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Banbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 263465
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no pets are allowed