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The Duck on the Pond

€€ - €€€, British,
Main Street | South Newington, Banbury OX15 4JE, England
+44 1295 721166
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (96 reviews)
“steak pie” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 17:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Main Street | South Newington, Banbury OX15 4JE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Party of nine, aged 24 to 84, two vegetarian, two gluten free. We visited for a Birthday celebration. When booking, the landlady was very helpful and friendly, the online menu offers a great selection of savoury and sweet options, unusually, there are several imaginative vegetarian...More

Thank Daydream38319232573
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

4 of us enjoyed our Friday evening, the food was excellent - various starters were good , steak pie & the pork belly were superb , the rib eye steak was slightly below average which was a shame. Crumble was fab and cheese board was...More

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food, friendly atmosphere. Very good choice of food options. Vegetarians well catered for.lovely location

Thank seandal2n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of 6 family members with ages from 36 to 93. We were warmly greeted and the hostess and staff were very friendly. Four chose the Sunday lunch with three having beef and our 93 year old aunt chose the lamb. She...More

Thank Venture724841
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really lovely late lunch, gave us a table despite being really busy. Cheese soufflé lovely and light with apple and walnut salad plus lovely roast chicken with really crispy potatoes - first rate! Hubby had belly pork which was delicious. Highly recommended.

Thank fizog1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we had driven down from Nottingham to see old friends and as we do go out for a meal that they had booked the duck as they had been before, we arrived last Saturday night it was wet windy we entered I found it to...More

Thank ian s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pure chance drive by and what an amazing food experience from the second we entered, friendly professional staff. “We can squeeze you in as we get really busy” wow I had the steak and THE best !!!

Thank Kar89300
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just. Had a great meal at this pub.Best cooked steak I have had in a long time. Would be pleased to recommend this place to all.

Thank John D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely lunch for my brother's birthday. The staff were friendly, the food was excellent and they were great with bringing out the children's meals promptly. If I had one small comment, Guinness was very expensive at £5 a pint. Didn't spoil anything, more...More

Thank ClaireyBeary
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Warm welcome, lovely decor and friendly atmosphere. Lunch with a friend - superbly presented, very tasty food. Friend enjoyed moules to start and we both had the crispy thai beef. Delicious! Tasty creme brulee for desert. Situated in a weirdly immaculate, quintessential old English village...More

Thank Val E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$38
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
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | South Newington, Banbury OX15 4JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Banbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 721166
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