Opening Hours: 12 noon daily — last food orders 9pm (8pm Sundays)
Restaurant Closed Mon-Thurs 3PM TO 6PM
- 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.NEW FOR 2020 The Sunak Pavillion - covered marquee style dining on The Terrace
The staff were so kind to my mum. Incredibly accommodating and went above and beyond. It meant the world to us all. The food came out quick and was exceptional, the blankets were a welcomed addition and luckily the sun came out as soon as we turned up! 100% recommend.
We had a superb meal (the beef wellington was to die for!), with excellent service in a very comfortable and cosy atmosphere. None of these things is straightforward to achieve at the moment so I take my hat off to the team at the Pickled Ploughman. Thank you!
Great meal in a marquee
Couldn’t fault you !!! Recently moved to the area and the food was fabulous. Under extremely difficult circumstances, you have made the eating area warm and easy to access. Looking forward to joining you inside when we are able. Thank you
Food excellent. Value for money. Staff friendly. The blankets on each chair set the tables & was welcome when the thunder came. Forgot I was outside. Well done to all staff👏👏
Fabulous food drink and atmosphere the service was exemplary. Just great to be out again. Well done
Absolutely wonderful lunch. It may of been windy, hailing and thundering but the atmosphere was so beautiful with lovely comfortable seating, warm heaters and pretty hanging baskets. We couldn’t of chosen anywhere better for a 3 course lunch. Food was delicious with a menu suited for all and generous portions. Staff we really friendly, attentive and knowledgeable of the menu. We will certainly be returning and have recommended to friends and work colleagues already.
Great service and appreciated the extra measures in place to ensure a covid safe environment.
I have visited you several times and never been disappointed I would happily recommend you to friends and family 😀
Good food & friendly staff. Done well for Covid times under a marquee. Thought it was good that each marquee had a fire pit and each seat was supplied with a fleece blanket to help keep customers warm.
Lovely food and fantastic service on a very wet and windy day. Blankets and heaters much appreciated.
Great food, great service,possibley the best pub restaurant in or around Banbury
Had a lovely meat trio roast dinner with crab starter and raspberry & white chocolate cheesecake for dessert. Each dish was well presented and very tasty that I could of easily licked each plate clean! We regularly eat out for Sunday dinner and this was by far the best roast dinner we have had eating out in years. Thank you Pickled Ploughman for your fantastic service and quality dining, we will be back x
Lovely lunch, great atmosphere. So pleased to see you so busy - it's great to be back! See you again soon x
Sunday lunch for 4, absolutely no complaints, service all the way through was excellent, attentive but unobtrusive. The meal itself was faultless and delicious! Huge portions too. 👌
Great food and service. Although busy, we felt safe. A bit cold in ope sided marquee when windy although blankets are provided.
Delicious food & great service.
A lovely meal in a cosy, friendly atmosphere.
Fantastic staff I made a mistake with the booking time and they did everything they could to accommodate us Food was also fantastic We will be using this pub a lot more in the future
Lovely place to eat, great atmosphere. Little bit expensive.
Our first visit together, I have been before with a friend for lunch. Also our first outing since relaxing of lockdown rules. Lovely atmosphere, comfortable marquee with blankets provided as it was a bit chilly. Accommodating staff and lovely pub grub food at a good price. We will come again. Thank you.
Always a good experience at the Pickled Ploughman thank you.
I had a lovely meal with my friends, food and service were excellent.
Thank you, we enjoyed our meal at the Pickled Ploughman and I love the idea of the blankets (although we didn't need them on Monday as it was a lovely day!)