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The Royal Oak

Frieth Road, Bovingdon Green, Marlow, United Kingdom, SL7 2JF
Restaurant info
Opening Information

BAR:
We are open all day, every day from 11am to 11pm
KITCHEN:
Lunch:
12:00-2:30pm Monday to Thursday and 12:00-3:00pm Friday & Saturday
Dinner
6:30-9:30pm Monday to Thursday and 6:00-10:00pm Friday & Saturday
Sunday
12:00-9:00pm (All day)

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Dogs Welcome
  • Business Lunch
  • Children's Menu available
  • Gluten Free Available

About The Royal Oak

Sprawling gardens, a petanque piste, fragrant kitchen herbs and a sunny terrace set the scene for our little whitewashed pub.

Inside is at once both spacious and cosy. You’ll find a snug with wood burning stove, a rosy red dining room and glowing dark floorboards. Rich fabrics and heritage colours create a warm background for our friendly, bubbly and professional team.

Our imaginative modern British food is consistently a big draw. We use fresh, seasonal and local produce wherever possible and strongly believe in good food ethics. That might sound a little serious, but we’re really a very relaxed and informal bunch and happy to rustle you up a snack at the bar or offer some serious gastronomy.

Flexibility is our middle name, so whether you need some healthy home cooked food for the kids or need to tick the box with our award winning gluten/dairy/allergen free dishes, Eddie, our head chef and his brigade will make it happen.

Dogs, children and muddy boots welcome!

Cuisine: Gastro Pub
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 19 August 2018

Beautiful pub and gorgeous garden. Service was excellent. Roast was a bit disappointing - cold potatoes, grisly beef.

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Visited On Saturday, 18 August 2018

Enjoyed a fabulous Birthday Soiree & Meal at the Royal Oak for a large party. We were very well looked after & enjoyed a warm & tasty experience set within a delightful atmosphere.

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Visited On Saturday, 18 August 2018

Excellent food, we have dined with you on a number of occasions and have never had a bad meal. Standard remains as high as ever.

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Visited On Saturday, 18 August 2018

I would like to see portions of vegetables to be included in the meal rather than an extra

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Visited On Saturday, 18 August 2018

We visited The Royal Oak regularly when we lived in London over 9 years ago, in a return visit from Dorset where we now live, we were pleased that The Royal Oak was as good as ever

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Visited On Friday, 17 August 2018

Fantastic food. Lovely pub, will be going back.

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Visited On Sunday, 12 August 2018

Great service from the bar and throughout the meal. great food but not quite good as the company I was entertaining. She deserved top class and you gave it. Thank you

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Visited On Saturday, 11 August 2018

A fantastic teepee with a great atmosphere and handy fencing to ensure privacy and security with kids in tow. Delicious food and friendly and efficient service. Thank you - it was great!

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Visited On Saturday, 11 August 2018

Great food and service as always. Excellent menu choices. May be some music to help atmosphere?

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Visited On Friday, 10 August 2018

Excellent food and friendly professional service

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Visited On Wednesday, 08 August 2018

Thank you to all the Royal Oak Team for making our Son's 21st party in the TeePee a really memorable night. Perfect food and service, we really couldn't think of anything else you could have done to improve. Even the weather was fantastic. Thank you all so much!!

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Visited On Thursday, 09 August 2018

Another perfect evening. That chocolate mousse with mint parfait and honeycomb was incredible!

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Visited On Thursday, 09 August 2018

We were very pleased to have more vegetarian options than most places offer. We were disappointed in the coffee due to the lack of a professional espresso machine - pod coffee is a poor substitute. The staff and service were exceptional.

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Visited On Tuesday, 07 August 2018

The menu appears to have grown but not the quality. Sausages were great, soft crab tempura not good and salmon trout average.

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Visited On Sunday, 05 August 2018

Very good food, very family and dog friendly

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Visited On Sunday, 05 August 2018

Our favourite pub for meals with the family. Very reliable for quality food.

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Visited On Sunday, 05 August 2018

Very good pub grub, especially the beef and hake Great pint of Marlow brewery IPA Lovely young enthusiastic staff providing excellent service

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Visited On Saturday, 04 August 2018

Always an interesting choice of different dishes, including vegetarian options.Good range of wines by the glass, including dessert wines.

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Visited On Saturday, 04 August 2018

The table was a bit cramped for 9 of us , but to be fair when I upped the table from 7 to 9 he did say it may be tight , service was friendly, not over attentive but they had obviously had a busy lunch . All in all a pleasant lunch . Thank you

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Visited On Saturday, 04 August 2018

Once again very attentive to our request. We enjoy the flagship meal ‘Bubble & Squeak’ My partner has a twist with salmon instead of bacon. Both delicious meals Looking forward to the next visit !

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Visited On Wednesday, 01 August 2018

Excellent service and food quality as always.

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Visited On Monday, 30 July 2018

excellent food, staff and service - a great dining venue for either business or pleasure

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Visited On Monday, 30 July 2018

I love this pub. Service is normally very good but delay in getting new barrel on plus forgetting a drink order redcued to 3* this time. Menu is excellent and varied. Food beautifully presented.

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Visited On Saturday, 28 July 2018

Wonderful evening, delicious food, really attentive staff & good value for money in beautiful surroundings.

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Visited On Saturday, 21 July 2018

I had a very enjoyable party, all the visitors commented on how pleasant the venue was and the service was excellent, Thank you all. Maxwel Cowlin

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