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Kings Arms

€€ - €€€, British,
Church Road | Oxford, Sandford-on-Thames, Oxford OX4 4YB, England
+44 1865 777095
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“rump steak” (6 reviews)
“fish pie” (8 reviews)
“cheesecake” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Church Road | Oxford, Sandford-on-Thames, Oxford OX4 4YB, England
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1 - 10 of 596 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

myself and my family celebrating my late grandma came here as she always loved it! pub is decorated very nice and even tho it was very busy due to the hot weather the staff still treated you as if you were the only people there...More

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Thank daniellepotter4
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our end of season ladies darts team dinner here on Wednesday evening. We booked on line and our table was ready for us when we arrived. I cannot praise the staff enough, from the lady at the bar, the waiting staff and the...More

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Thank Jules_UK
Reviewed 1 week ago

The pub was busy for a mid week, I booked on-line which for some reason hadn't come through. However, the waitress apologised and we were seated straight away. We had starters of pate, chicken goujons, squid and bubble and squeak. We then had burgers and...More

1  Thank hutch2017
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your great feedback and for your understanding that when very busy there is sometimes a wait on food. I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit to The Kings Arms, I will pass on your comments to the team and look forward...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We called here for lunch as we had some Tesco Chef and Brewer vouchers to use. The food was ok and the service was ok. However, the best part is the setting. We parked in the pub car park and you have to pay £1...More

Thank lavender470
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback, I'm sorry you felt the food and service was just ok, we certainly strive to deliver "great" every time. I would agree though that the setting of The Kings Arms is truly stunning and what better way than to finish...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came here on the start of our weekend away after some positive reviews from Trip Advisor. We booked and were seated straight away but that’s where the positive experience ended. The staff were not interested in us and performed their jobs...More

Thank beckiecarr
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback, I'm sorry your visit didn't meet your expectations. I would be keen to discuss this in further detail, please contact me on 01865 777095. Once again apologies, I will certainly discuss this with my team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Late lunch with my husband and two teenage boys. Service was very slow, took ages for our order to be taken and the ages for drinks to arrive and it was not busy at all. The starters were ok but main course for my eldest...More

2  Thank Rosamaria O
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your detailed feedback on your recent visit, I'm sorry you didn't enjoy your steak sandwiches. I have spoken to my deputy who dealt with it at the time and he confirmed that you did indeed accept the compensation offered. I have raised...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for lunch about 1pm on a Wednesday. Found it surprisingly busy (which should be a good sign). Although, on closer inspection, every occupied table was confined to two main areas and a further 2 areas unoccupied. Service was OK although an extra staff...More

Thank Terry C
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thnak you for your kind feedback, I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed your meal at The Kings Arms. I will pass on your comments to the team and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Heard good things from a friend regarding this pub in the recent months, sadly it didn’t really feel like that to me.

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank Nicola M
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback, I'm sorry your visit didn't live up to the good things you've heard. If you could contact me on 01865 777095 and elaborate on why it wasn't a great visit I would be keen to discuss this with you.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked online to show up at the booked time to be questioned regarding what time I had booked due to the pub not receiving the notification. Waited a couple of minutes then was shown to a table. Staff was very friendly and drinks were ordered...More

Thank Rebecca S
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Rebecca for your kind feedback, apologies for the booking error. I'm pleased to hear you were seated and had an enjoyable visit to The Kings Arms. I will pass on your comments to the team.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My chicken burger surpassed expectations. We all cleaned our plates. My sons Lasagne was lovely & hot. Fish and chips also went down well

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank Rosiecooper
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great feedback, I'm pleased to hear you had a great time at The Kings Arms. I will pass on your comments to the team.

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P0rtlanders
3 February 2018|
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Response from glorious99 | Reviewed this property |
Apols for delay in answer. The Kings Arms is some distance away from the football ground so unlikely to be filled up with football supporters. On my visits its been filled with locals and walkers as it's tucked away and... More
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Janet K
1 January 2018|
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Response from Glynn C | Reviewed this property |
I dont know!
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dbmarchbank
29 December 2016|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
I was there last night 03/02/17 and access was refused to a family who wanted to bring in a child at 8 and they were refused.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Road | Oxford, Sandford-on-Thames, Oxford OX4 4YB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford  >  Sandford-on-Thames
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 777095
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