We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Duck on the Pond

€€ - €€€, British,
Main Street | South Newington, Banbury OX15 4JE, England
+44 1295 721166
Website
Share
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (96 reviews)
“steak pie” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 17:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Main Street | South Newington, Banbury OX15 4JE, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (409)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 407 reviews

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
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 10 hotels in Banbury
The Falkland Arms
489 reviews
4.28 km away
Deddington Arms Hotel
620 reviews
6.19 km away
Red Lion Hotel
495 reviews
7.13 km away
Easington House
264 reviews
8.00 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Red Lion
151 reviews
3.42 km away
Restaurant at The Falkland Arms
272 reviews
4.29 km away
The Sun Inn
123 reviews
5.17 km away
The Stags Head
52 reviews
5.23 km away
Nearby Attractions
Broughton Castle
302 reviews
4.97 km away
Hook Norton Brewery
882 reviews
5.82 km away
The Retreat Spa 7
10 reviews
6.21 km away
Deddington Farmers' Market
51 reviews
6.23 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
John G
28 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from justand2014 | Reviewed this property |
Call them
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$38
Meals
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
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing