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The Dashwood Bar and Restaurant

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South Green, | Heyford Road, Kirtlington OX5 3HJ, England
+44 1869 352707
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had my mother's birthday lunch here today, group of 15 and all age groups Staff from booking to goodbye was brilliant and the food delicious Menu choice was cool, from roasties, yummy monkfish pizzas to, vegetables tasty and well cooked. Restaurant was clean tidy and well furnished with high standards Good feeling of team spirit and nothing was ever... More 

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Thank Chris M
nuneaton
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85 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on a not so busyThursday lunchtime. The venue is very nice and the restaurant very well set out. Staff were helpful and friendly, service was good and the food well cooked and presented. Definitely worth another visit, maybe in the evening when busier to improve the ambience.

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Thank popesterNuneaton
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a delicious lunch at the Dashwood. My husband had of cheek which was slow cooked beautifully with a yummy sauce and mash. I had pork belly with chorizo and heritage potatoes - wow! It was so tasty and the meat was so tender. Lots of GF options - shame the fries aren't but we didn't miss them. I... More 

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Thank ballers88
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Called in here last Saturday evening on the off chance. The helpful waiters found us a table in a very busy restaurant. Decor was great, view in to the kitchen. The food was excellent - very fairly priced and filling. Didn't try the puddings but they looked lovely. Would highly recommend for atmosphere, food and great service - thank you!

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Thank holly271
Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Really gorgeous food at a great price, friendly helpful staff and great atmosphere. Only complaint would be the lighting - very subdued lighting - found it very difficult to read the menu (I don't have problems with my eyesight!!) but all in all a lovely foodie experience. Thank you

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Thank suesmithson99
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We were just driving past after running some tedious errands, and decided to teat ourselves to supper out. Wandered in knowing nothing about the place at all. It was lovely inside and the staff very pleasant and attentive. We both found plenty to choose from one the menu, which is not always the case as beloved husband is a complete... More 

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Thank Letitia S
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

I stopped here for a quick bite to eat with my mum on the way to friendsfest at Blenheim palace. Whilst they finished serving lunches in the restaurant at 2 the bar menu was still available. With pizza on the menu we decided to have that, and I'm so glad I did! It was so tasty and homemade! Recommend here... More 

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Thank Rachel S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Upon driving through the county of Oxfordshire and feeling a little peckish I came across the village of Kirtlington and faced with the choice of 2 similar establishments I selected the Oxford Arms. However after a hasty browse of their menu and a small sample of their atmosphere I hastily backtracked and made my way round the corner to the... More 

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Lunch today with my wife and a friend was excellent. The menu choice, dish presentation and taste was great to the point that I just had to complemented the Chef on our way out. The restaurant wasn't overly busy today so we will return on a busier day and check out the service bud today we had no cause for... More 

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1 Thank Barry W
Witney, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

We've eaten several times at the Dashwood before the refurb. and always been very happy but unfortunately not this time. We came on the evening of Tuesday 13th September we'd booked but asked if we could have a drink outside before eating as it was such a lovely evening. My son asked which beers were on offer and was told... More 

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2 Thank RajMbj
Scott_TheDashwood, General Manager at The Dashwood Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear RajMbj, I am sorry to hear of your disappointment on your last visit. However, I will reply to your comments truthfully as I find them rather extreme and not a true reflection of your actual experience. Not to say that your comments are not a true reflection of how you feel but rather that they are derived from your... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Green, | Heyford Road, Kirtlington OX5 3HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Kirtlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1869 352707

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?