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The Royal Oak

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Bar, British, Pub
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Royal Oak Kinnersley, Kinnersley WR8 9JR, England
+44 1905 371482
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The new restaurant owners have made a vast improvement and it fits well with the pubs new refurbishment. The food and service are excellent it just lacks atmosphere. Just needs the locals to support the restaurant and I'm sure word of mouth will bring in new custom.

Thank Malumi201
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here for a family meal shortly after Christmas. Despite a few last minute drop outs, dramatically reducing our numbers, the staff were understanding and let us choose a new table by the window. Having spent a fair bit of time in Italy, I felt the food to be authentic and classic Italian hospitality to match. Very polite, attentive... More 

Thank fbennett2016
Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very pleasant evening tonight. The ambiance is nearly there. The band playing were great. The only problem was the quality of the food. Our starters and mains tasted like they were lifted off the shelf of a supermarket rather than cooked onsite In an authentic Italian kitchen. Staff were very pleasant and tried hard. Food just needs... More 

Thank tempson2015
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Really tasty Italian food made by Italian staff, well priced, in a lovely country Pub. A real surprise and treat, would definitely recommend to friends and family. Definitely on par with the food served at well established restaurants such as The Olive Tree.

Thank Gina B
Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

My husband took me out for a surprise birthday meal. We both had a lovely evening, the food was great I had the pork medallions and my husband had the Tbone steak we both thoroughly enjoyed and had desserts to follow. The staff were lovely & helpful. I was very pleased with his choice of venue we will definitely go... More 

Thank nataliejbourgeois
Worcester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

What appears to be a pretty ordinary country pub is the home to this Italian restaurant run by real Italians who know how to cook. The menu is not overly adventurous as they are just starting up but what they do is excellent quality and delivered by attentive, caring staff who aim to please.

Thank susan c
Manchester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

My husband and I ate here last night. We both enjoyed our meals and found portion sizes perfect. The staff were friendly and helpful. Unfortunately there was only one other couple in, hopefully more people will try it. We will go back again.

Thank Vivienne B
Severn Stoke, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Five knights' of the road, who cover close to 250,000 miles a year and eat in decent restaurants all over the UK, Ireland and Europe, ate in the new Italian "ristorante" last Friday. All had different meat and fish dishes and all rated the food excellent. The newly refurbished pub is top notch too.

Thank jmaesl
Worcester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
62 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

The Royal Oak Pub has changed ownership many times. I reviewed this pub last year when the pub had an Indian restaurant. The pub has recently undergone major renovations and reopened on the 5th of September of this year. The pub now has an Italian restaurant The dining room appears to be unchanged. It is a nice room for intimate... More 

Thank Roderick L
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Just reopened, and having met the owner who said they were going to try to improve trade we booked for evening meal, and as locals hoped it would be another good place to eat. Turned out to be a bad experience. My wife had the Salmon and I the Sirloin Steak with grilled veg and plate of chips to share.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Royal Oak Kinnersley, Kinnersley WR8 9JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Worcestershire  >  Kinnersley
  • Phone Number: +44 1905 371482

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?