The Cowpers Oak

High Street, Weston Underwood, Olney, United Kingdom, MK46 5JS
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Opening Information

Bar open:
Mon-Fri 12pm-3pm & 5.30pm-11pm
Sat 12pm-12am & Sun 12pm-9pm

Kitchen open:
Mon-Sat 12pm-2.30pm & 6pm-9pm
Sun 12pm-4.30pm

Facilities
  • Easy Access
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Free WiFi
  • Dogs Welcome
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Children's Menu available
  • Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for

About The Cowpers Oak

We’re a village pub. Not a bar, not a restaurant, not even a gastropub, whatever that is. Just a great village pub – a cosy place where you’ll find roaring log fires, creeping purple wisteria around the lattice windows, muddy boots at the door, and local pub food cooked from scratch by the very brilliant Daniel.

We use the freshest fruit, vegetables (apart from our British frozen peas) and herbs we can get our hands on. Our head chef, Daniel Gibbons, swears by fresh, local produce and makes a mean Scotch egg with eggs produced from our own hens.

Cuisine: British, Locally Sourced, Sunday Lunch
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 26 July 2020

Always been one of my favourite places to dine! Never fails to satisfy and the atmosphere and welcome you receive is lovely. Would highly recommend on a summers day in the impressive garden or a winter’s afternoon by the cosy log fire!

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Visited On Friday, 24 July 2020

Nice large garden for social distancing

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Visited On Wednesday, 22 July 2020

The whole meal was delicious, but the Nutella doughnuts were the nicest dessert I have ever tasted and I highly recommend them

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Visited On Sunday, 19 July 2020

Low score for atmosphere is only based on how quiet the pub was which is totally understandable and presumably down to people’s reluctance to go out as lockdown restrictions lift. Service and food excellent! Thank you.

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Visited On Wednesday, 08 July 2020

Super developments to the rear garden during lockdown with the bbq and table additions. All staff are so welcoming - even in PPE. Well done Cowpers Oak

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Visited On Tuesday, 07 July 2020

Wonderful to be able to go out with friends to our local pub for the first time after lockdown. Very well organised with al PPE in place.

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Visited On Tuesday, 07 July 2020

It was a lovely place to eat and the staff were really great, and made us feel really welcome. The food was good and the scotch egg... amazing! Thanks

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Visited On Tuesday, 07 July 2020

Lovely atmosphere, great food, really friendly staff. Will definitely be back again

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Visited On Saturday, 04 July 2020

Cowpers Oak have worked hard at keeping staff and customers safe. Quality of food and service excellent .

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Visited On Saturday, 04 July 2020

Excellent village pub with friendly service. So pleased it is open again after lockdown.

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Visited On Friday, 13 March 2020

Staff were very kind and welcoming, first time at the pub and will be back again lovely food!

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Visited On Monday, 09 March 2020

Love the Cowpers and we don’t always make it to the quiz but when we do, it’s great fun!

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Visited On Saturday, 07 March 2020

Excellent evening!

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Visited On Saturday, 07 March 2020

My favourite country pub. Great food, drinks selection and always friendly service .

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Visited On Thursday, 05 March 2020

Great food and service. Very raditional country pub which I really like although seats could be a bit more comfy.

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Visited On Sunday, 01 March 2020

Lovely liver and bacon and also fish cakes... good to see that the menu has had a bit of a refresh!

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Visited On Monday, 24 February 2020

Great food and friendly helpful staff. A fantastic amount of custard with the crumble too 😊

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Visited On Sunday, 23 February 2020

As always, warm and friendly service.

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Visited On Thursday, 20 February 2020

Very enjoyable lunch

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Visited On Friday, 21 February 2020

Excellent food and wonderful service - we all had a lovely evening thank you

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Visited On Friday, 14 February 2020

Atmosphere - the fire was not lit, even though it was Valentine's Day and it would have been very romantic if it had been lit. Service - when the starter was delivered, the waitress dropped one of my girlfriend's halloumi chips on the table, so the waitress took the plate back to get a new chip, but it meant my starter was on the table and my girlfriend's was not. So my food was getting cold and she could not eat anything as there was nothing for her on the table. Food & Drink - my girlfriend ordered Lemon and Lime and it would have been nicer if there was a fresh slice of lemon or lime in her pint glass (as there was nothing fresh now).

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Visited On Sunday, 09 February 2020

It was a lovely place to spend time with family and enjoy good food and wine.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 February 2020

The ginger pudding with caramel sauce and honeycomb ice cream is the best dessert I've had in years and coming from a chocoholic who doesn't like particularly ginger that is a huge compliment!

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 February 2020

Lovely country pub serving delicious meals, with a great atmosphere and very friendly staff-would highly recommend!

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Visited On Sunday, 02 February 2020

Great Sunday lunch in a lovely cosy village setting and all the staff were very friendly

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