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The Thatch

€€ - €€€, British,
29 - 30 | High Street, Thame OX9 2AA, England
+44 1844 214340
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (34 reviews)
“sunday roast” (19 reviews)
“duck” (16 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
29 - 30 | High Street, Thame OX9 2AA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Met up with friends who were in the area for the weekend. Never been in before and picked a beautiful sunny day to sit out in the garden . Ordered some drinks which swiftly arrived. While we sat and chatted menus were left for us...More

Thank waddesdon1964
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved it all! Excellent Sunday lunch for my birthday. Great food and service. Lovely atmosphere. Received an email promising a bottle of wine to celebrate the day. Unfortunately this was not taken off the bill and we didn't realise until we got home. However gave...More

Thank cheathge0rge
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service and the variety and presentation of the vast array of food we ate was fabulous - fresh interesting menu - we ate lots of fish as it was Good Friday . The puddings were to die for too and were so creative, tasty...More

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended it by a local taxi firm. Great food, great service by very friendly staff. If we are ever back in the area we will definitely eat there again, fantastic

Thank KeithandMarie2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This really is one of my favourite pub venues for lunch in Oxfordshire. The staff are genuinely attentive right from the booking to the au-revoirs; the food is delicious and my friends and I have yet to have a dish which didn't fully satisfy. The...More

Thank Alastair J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely dinner in a relaxed place with great atmosphere. I enjoyed the scallops then the duck off the special menu. We always enjoy it at the Thatch.

Thank Local_lass20
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place to eat. Great food (brilliant veggie selection), warm welcome, lovely atmosphere and attentive staff.

Thank Natasha C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really welcoming and accommodating staff and the best roast and best value steak around. Only slight comment is that the staff insist on treating you like it’s your first visit every time - when you visit so often it would be nice to be welcomed...More

Thank Mrs_Gherkins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here over Easter, unfortunately due to the busy weekend we had to have the lunch menu instead of the dinner menu but it was OK, they still had a good selection on the lunch menu. The place was very quiet, not many people...More

Thank heyimmaegen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Welcomed with a 1 year old and a dog, sat by the fire. Great ale and a sharing food board. Brilliant afternoon with friendly staff and great surroundings

Thank 757jamesbond
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Questions & Answers
19 July 2017|
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Response from SarahJN45 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can and the platter boards are amazing!!
11 September 2016|
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Response from Gill L | Reviewed this property |
There were dogs outside.
Lorraine H
16 April 2016|
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Response from ButtcheeksBucks | Reviewed this property |
Ooops have just noticed other answers & it appears they do, sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$39
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Home Style
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 - 30 | High Street, Thame OX9 2AA, England
  • Public Transportation: Bus to Oxford / Aylesbury from out side the Pub. Nearest railway station is Haddenham and Thame.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Thame
  • Phone Number: +44 1844 214340
  • E-mail
The Thatch is run by the award-winning Peach Pub Company. Founder, Lee Cash, was one of Raymond Blanc's inspectors on the TV show and, with co-founder Hamish Stoddart, was recently named in the Observer's Future 500 survey as one of the UK's Top 50 Talents in food. Peach's other Oxfordshire pubs, The Fishes in North Hinksey & The Fleece in Witney both feature in the Michelin Guide 2008.
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