Restaurants

Top Choice Pub Food in Northleach

Wheatsheaf

Lively, stylish and laid-back, this beautifully revamped coaching inn – where diners dig into excellent, elegant seasonal British dishes with a contemporary kick – is a huge local hit. The inventive, unpretentious m…
Top Choice Pub Food in Broadway

Mount Inn

Revelling in glorious hilltop views above pretty honey-washed Stanton, just off the Cotswolds Way 3.5 miles southwest of Broadway, this pub is not just idyllically located, it serves great food too: hearty country f…
Top Choice Modern European in Winchcombe

5 North St

This veteran gourmet restaurant is a treat from start to finish, from its splendid 400-year-old timbered exterior to the elegant, inventive creations you eventually find on your plate. Marcus Ashenford’s cooking is …
Top Choice Bakery in Chipping Campden

Badgers Hall

Set in a glorious old mansion facing the market hall, this definitive Cotswold tearoom is renowned for its no-holds-barred afternoon teas, served from 2.30pm onwards. Lunch is also a treat, starring the most wonderf…
Top Choice Modern British in Chipping Norton

Wild Thyme

This little 'restaurant with rooms' thrills palates with top-notch creative dishes packed with flavour, such as asparagus and goat's cheese risotto or steamed Cornish turbot with Japanese pickles. The desserts – fro…
Pub Food in Painswick

Woolpack Inn

This lively little rural pub in Slad, 2 miles south of Painswick, was a favourite watering hole of local author Laurie Lee, whose portrait and books adorn its walls. Perfect for a pint, stocking excellent local beer…
Gastropub in Stow-on-the-Wold

King’s Head Inn

‘Pub of the Year’ in 2018, and set in a 16th-century cider house with a lovely garden 4 miles southeast of Stow, the King’s Head is ideal for eating, drinking or both. Seasonal menus draw on local produce such as Co…
Modern British in The Slaughters

Lords of the Manor

Set inside a dazzling countryside manor, this romantic restaurant – be sure to book ahead – concocts imaginative, beautifully presented dishes with French touches and plenty of quality local produce. It also serves …
Cafe in Chipping Campden

Campden Coffee Company

It’s a shame about the generic-sounding name, because this is actually a very pleasant cafe, peacefully located in the historic Old Silk Mill, with nice courtyard seating as well as a bright, large main room. In add…
Modern British in Burford

Swan Inn

With a maze of lively rooms, roaring winter fires and bench tables overlooking a gorgeous orchard, this popular riverside gastropub, 3 miles east of Burford, oozes appeal. Its seasonal British menu mixes a pinch of …