If you would like to reserve a table larger than 8 or have specific requests please do contact us direct on 01993 822791 or via e-mail, [email protected],info. Please note a deposit may be required to secure your booking. We look forward to hearing from you.
- Disabled Access
- Private Dining
- Free WiFi
- Outside Seating Area
- Families and Children Welcome
About Bay Tree Restaurant
When you visit our Cotswolds restaurant, we want you to relax while we inspire your taste buds with exciting dishes from our seasonal menus that have been especially designed to satisfy your culinary cravings. We celebrate the fantastic array of local ingredients available on our doorstep and have used chef’s creative innovation and skillful technique to deliver their flavours in all their glory. This is British food at its finest in an atmosphere that is both welcoming and homely. Admire the beautiful views of our walled garden during the day and immerse in the intimate ambiance of evening dining with the flickering candlelight that helps to set the mood.
Our friendly team of experienced staff are always ready to make a recommendation or two. They will also pair your dishes with wines from the fabulous collection of bottles housed in our impressive wine wall that takes centre stage in the room for all wine lovers to admire.
As usual our stay was super......delicious food, excellent service and super ambience. It is always a very warm welcome and everyone makes your visit special. The bedroom was clean and attractive with top quality toiletries. The complimentary turn down service is great and much appreciated. An excellent visit to The Bay Tree again.
I'm afraid this restaurant is living on standards from the past! Very poor food and service, a bit of a shocker for our 20th wedding anniversary! Cut too many corners and will pay the price I feel, what a shame as it used to be a truly wonderful venue but no more sadly.
Staff, service and food great.
Restaurant was busy, insufficient staff to cope. Service was patchy. Microwave defrosted and heated bread rolls were dry to the point of disintegration. water was not offered. Waited too long for red wine with mains. Atmosphere is good, lovely views out into gardens and plenty of space not crowded in with other diners. Selection of wine by the glass was good. Food was a mixed bag, mains were not as advertised, a lamb cutlet with crispy shoulder was a lamb cutlet, however, the crispy shoulder was shredded lamb and raw diced onion pressed into a thick pattie shape. It was neither crispy, quite possibly not lamb shoulder which is delicious and had raw diced onion in it which was out of place. Another main, fillet of venison was tepid, in the main tasty however, there was one piece of reformed meat in the 4 pieces of venison, it was not fillet and not as advertised. We were never asked how we found the food. It is expensive and underwhelming, decidedly not fine dining, yet has the price and theatre of fine dining attached. Overall an expensive disappointment.
This has been an exceptional stay. Probably the best hotel I have ever stayed at. Beautiful surroundings, exquisite décor, amazing food, friendly and attentive staff. Thank-you.
Really delightful, excellent meal, good service
Beautiful cream tea served in the garden. Lovely fresh, warm, light scones with plenty of clotted cream and home made jam, all washed down with a pot of tea. Perfect on a lovely sunny afternoon
Very relaxed atmosphere with excellent food and knowledgeable staff. Food was of a very high standard, piping hot and enjoyable. We are looking forward to a return visit.
We had a lovely stay in one of your g Arden rooms really enjoyed it
Wonderful location, staff faultless, food delicious. A perfect place for that special dining experience.
Great hotel & restaurant, very accommodating when we requested a vegetarian menu, great service & staff!
Unfortunately the main course was only luke warm by the time it arrived (not helped by a cold plate). The lamb was mostly fat and gristle and rather tough.Rather disappoitning for Sunday lunch.
The hotel is lovely, we had a really good meal in the bar about a month ago so thought we would come back for Sunday Lunch for a birthday celebration. Unfortunately the service was terrible we waited far to long for all our coarse, no one asked us if we wanted any more drinks whilst we where at the table nor where we offered the wine list. The restaurant was very quite so there was no excuse for the bad service and to top it all the service charge was still put on our bill! One there small thing was we had coffee after but had no chocolate's with it. This mat sound very silly but the devil is in the detail and this was missing form our visit. I did mention the poor service to the waitress when I paid, there where also two managers present at the time but was not offered and discount or reimbursement of any kind I fear my complaint may have fallen on deaf ears.
Waiting staff need to sharpen up - breakfast order was wrong twice, then we gave up, Staff slow to clear plates . Bacon had been kept warm for too long and was leathery and unpleasant, served on cold plates,
A delight from first to last. Our room had some delightful touches, beds induced immediate slumber and bath and shower were welcoming. Service and of course the food, in the restaurant were excellent and importantly, friendly. We had a small hiccup over the tea but the apology was so fulsome and sincere it was almost worth it! Only little problem was that the stairs are not designed for octogenarians, so next time we`ll opt for the ground floor. However, the exercise probably did us good! Hope to see you again in the Autumn. Kind Regards Anthony Dougall
Excellent meal although we felt it a pity that the menu remained the same for the two days we were staying ( possibly for the week or longer?)and there were no daily specials with only one vegetarian option.
Excellent service from very friendly staff. Delicious food. Very relaxing.
First Class as always, well looked after by the girls in the resaurant.Food and drinks excellent,.great way to spend a Sunday.
Lovely restaurant and very attentive staff.
We enjoyed a lovely stay
Lovely hotel with beautiful restaurant. Very attentive and professional staff. We went for sublime Sunday. The food was excellent. Great starters and our mains of beef and lamb were faultless. However a small criticism/suggestion would be ...could you give more custard with the crumble! Or at least offer a small extra portion or even reduce the quantity of the crumble. We love your crumble but the custard to crumble ration isn’t right and one ends up having to leave a portion of the crumble. An absolute shame! Many thanks.
We stayed in Willow room, toilet needs a silent fill ball valve. Shower does not drain properly. A bin is also needed in bathroom and a shaving mirror. It was quite disconcerting to smell smoke from the log fires below constantly in the room, leaving clothes smelling. Considering this was an upgrade and the first time we have stayed in the main house. I do think these issues should be dealt with as soon as possible as you are graded a 4* hotel. However, as usual the atmosphere of the hotel was as good as ever.
VERY WELL TRAINED AND HELPFUL STAFF
Excellent food and service. Thank you.