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The latest news from The Royal Oak, we try to keep this up to date and relevant. If you think you have something that should be featured here, email us.


 Bank Holiday Cider & Cheese Fest’!

Join us from 6pm on Friday 25th August for our 15th Annual Cider and Cheese Festival!  Featuring many of our favourites from over the years 🙂

Friday 6pm – close

Sat and Sun 12noon – close

Mon 12noon – 6pm (until we sell out!!)

Entry is FREE as always, look forward to seeing you


Media & Pub Guide News

We are now listed in The Michelin Guide 2017, read all about us!

Top Ten English Pubs – The National Geographic (spot us at number 9!)

As featured in The Times, 11th March 2014, Places to visit during the Cheltenham Festival!

Find The Royal Oak in CAMRA’s guide to ‘GREAT BRITISH PUBS’!

Find out what The Daily Telegraph thinks of us, “…the air of a true pub haven”

The Good Pub Guide – There are just 210 pubs in this guide and we are one of them and our sister pub is another! Guides can be purchased online.


The Old Spot

The Gloucester Old Spot, our sister pub was featured in The Independent as one of ‘The Top 50 Country Pubs’…ooohhhh!

That is in addition to earlier news this year that it is to be featured in The Good Pub Guide 2013, and is still featured today!! Thanks to all our wonderful customers for nominating it!

They were finalists in The Taste of Gloucestershire Food Awards 2011 for Best Pub food so you must visit The Gloucester Old Spot for more great Ale and Food!

Now featured in The Good Pub Guide 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017 The AA Pub Guide 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017.

For lunches at The Gloucester Old Spot, Mon-Sat, a popular two course menu is on offer for £13.95 …try it!

“Expect a Right Royal Welcome” Gloucestershire Echo

The Royal Oak is now on FACEBOOK

And, please recommend us on Trip Advisor!

We are Open All Day!

Your Round ???
Please check out to see the beers on sale at The Royal Oak in real time

As Featured in…..
The Daily Telegraph – Top 70 British Inns and Pint to Pint Collumn.

The Good Pub Guide and The CAMRA Good Beer Guide