Opening Hours: 10.00am daily — last food orders 9.30pm Sun–Thurs — 10.00pm Fri–Sat
- Dogs Welcome
- Private Dining
About The Pickled Ploughman
The Pickled Ploughman
For fabulous food, friendly service and quality ales in a traditional pub, The Pickled Ploughman in Adderbury is a great choice. We use fresh local ingredients from the village of Adderbury and the surrounding countryside. Whatever you want, and whatever the season, The Pickled Ploughman is sure to have something to whet your appetite.
Our cosy bar is the perfect place to meet family and friends for a pre-dinner drink, or for morning coffee or afternoon tea. With a welcoming log fire on those chilly days — you may find it hard to leave.
For a more exclusive dining experience, our private dining room seats up to twenty or more for a reception or celebration. It's perfect for birthdays, anniversaries or just getting your friends together.
What is great local food without friendly service? We are committed to providing a service that is both welcoming and efficient. Our staff want you to enjoy your meal, and aim to be as attentive as they can. You can be assured that you will be greeted with a smile, and receive the best service in an easy, relaxed atmosphere.
Located on the B4100 just 4 miles from Banbury and 11 miles from Bicester and within easy reach of Junction-11 on the M40 motorway, the Pickled Ploughman is full of warmth and character, from the welcoming flagged bar to the relaxed dining rooms and beer garden. Our emphasis on quality regional food and drink, together with traditional pub values, offers a superb dining experience to all our guests.
A wonderful welcoming place. Great service and value for money. Will definitely make a return trip.
I’ve recently had a meal at another establishment, the food at the Pickled ploughman was far better
This has become our favourite local restaurant. Been there several times over the last few months. Food and service consistently good - atmosphere relaxed and we’ve never been rushed.
A friendly warm atmosphere, with very attentive staff. An excellent place for great quality food. Lesley
Our server Zara was excellent - as was the Thai green curry!
A lovely meal with great service. A star was lost on service because we asked for water and we didn’t get any! I had to remind staff at the end of the meal. But otherwise really lovely.
Slightly slow food service but quality and taste of the food more than made up for it, so in the end it was worth the wait. Would and have recommended to friends.
We had a lovely Christmas Team get together and the food was amazing thank you
The meal was very well presented, our pre-order for Christmas Meal was handled well, we were well looked after, and it was comfortable with a good atmosphere. The only criticism was that we had to request bread with our starter. Overall, Highly recommended.
Lovely Christmas meal, really tasty and worth every penny. Excellent customer service and the waitresses couldn’t do enough. Negative points – Brussel Sprouts hadn’t been cooked so were un-edible and the broccoli was a bit too el dente but was edible (just). This didn’t spoil our meal and still had a lovely time.
Cozy pub, great food
We had a large party of 50. Service and food was excellent and timely.
Lovely friendly atmosphere, and attentive, polite, friendly staff.
We had our Christmas lunch here, the food was amazing and enjoyed by all.
Can't really comment on atmosphere as we were there at a very quiet time.
Thank you for accomodating our Family Christmas Meal .The meals were Hot , full of flavour and everyone enjoyed themselves , Thank you
Overall we all had a lovely time and the food was amazing. The only feedback was that the crab starter was very small and there was a long wait between the starter and main course. Apart from that it was a great cozy atmosphere and the individual menu cards were a great idea as most people often forget what they had ordered!
Superb Sunday lunch at a reasonable price. Lovely pub. Will be returning.
We had a very pleasant meal to celebrate a birthday.. the food was excellent & the portions generous, the staff we very accommodating with one of our guests who had allergies & were professional & cheerful, we had quite a wait for our main course (45 mins) thankfully we weren’t in a hurry! We plan to use the pickled ploughman again for a family catchup in the new year.
So kind of you go take our order over the phone! We were really pushed for time and it could not have worked out better on the night!
I will be back. Thank you.
Fabulous pub, going to be a regular
Excellent Service and food. Staff are friendly & Helpful. Will certainly visit again.