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The Trigger Pond

€€ - €€€, British,
Bicester Road, Bucknell OX27 7NE, England
+44 1869 252817
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“skewers” (12 reviews)
“fish and chips” (27 reviews)
“steak” (33 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Bicester Road, Bucknell OX27 7NE, England
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1 - 10 of 525 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I visited this excellent village restaurant three years ago and returned this week for lunch The food and service is still as good but 'oh dear' the pub exterior is adorned by notice boards which would not be out of place in a seaside resort!...More

Thank Tigmarsh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow. Food is amazing here. Menu is varied and something for everybody. Great staff and the Owner Jo is lovely and friendly. Will definitely be going back.

Thank martvix
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten lunch here in the week but went for the Sunday roast today. Food was excellent... hot and speedily served. The place was buzzing so glad we booked in advance! Also recommend the puds.. delicious treacle tart. What could have been a negative was...More

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I love the Trigger Pond especially in the summer as the beer garden is so nice. Our grandson also loves the bouncy castle and swing. The staff are always friendly and helpful and the free sweets on the bar are great. However,...More

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You always get a wonderful welcome from Jojo and Harwood, dogs included, and tonight was no exception. Great food and great service from our waitress Kim, will be back again soon, can't recommend the pub more highly!

2  Thank Juliet H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited The Trigger Pond on several occasions and I will continue to do so. There is lots of choice and every meal I have had here has been fantastic with the skewers being a particular favourite! The staff are friendly and attentive the...More

Thank kells993
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’d just like to say that we have been here for drinks and a meal and the food and service has been amazing!!! Just,Kim, taylah, abbey and jake are a credit to this pub/resturant the service we have received is amazing! Thank you for an...More

Thank theshields2
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We went today for a Sunday lunch, really loved the ambience and how child friendly it felt whilst still having a mixed group of people dining. Service was great and efficient and food really was LOVELY - great menu and wonderful portion sizes. I would...More

Thank mrschloeplummer
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a quick drink yesterday, what a fantastic place, went back today for lunch and it was simply delicious, lovely welcoming staff, beautiful food and surroundings, can’t recommend enough, this will be our go to place to eat from now on

Thank chefkingy
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

First time here at this quirky, welcoming Inn! Great ambience. Unusual menu, we were spoilt for choice so will have to return! I had avocado, bean and poached egg salad. Hubby started with mackerel. We shared the Aberdeen Angus Black Fillet which was gorgeous. Lovely...More

Thank Janeyjou
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3 September 2018|
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Response from tedtrillo | Reviewed this property |
No I don’t think so. I’ve never seen a TV there thank goodness !
Colin F
31 May 2016|
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Response from James W | Reviewed this property |
I rang to prior to booking to confirm access etc for my elderly parents. They were very helpful I am sure that would help you.
7 October 2015|
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Response from Chrisbeeoxford | Reviewed this property |
Pub is closed between 3pm and 6pm. I'm not sure when they take last food orders.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bicester Road, Bucknell OX27 7NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Bucknell
  • Phone Number: +44 1869 252817
  • E-mail
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