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The Angel Restaurant

4.3
393 reviews
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£26 to £40
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Contemporary British
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  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
"Fine food is what we are famous for" says owner and chef Trevor Bosch of the Angel Restaurant at Long Crendon.
This 16th century coaching inn nestled in a picturesque village on the Bucks, Oxfordshire border has built up a reputation for being one of those rare places that combines wonderful food, ambiance and service.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary British, Seafood, Vegetarian / Vegan
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Hours of Operation
Lunch: Monday - Sunday: 12:00pm - 2:30pm;
Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 6:30pm - 9:30pm, Friday & Saturday: 7:00pm - 9:30pm
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Phone number
01844 208268
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Payment Options
AMEX, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress Code
Smart Casual
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Executive Chef
Trevor Bosch
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Catering
We offer a selection of local produce dishes on our menu
including vegetarian & vegan options along our large selection for daily changing fish and seafood
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Parking Details
Parking available for approx 35 cars
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Special Events & Promotions
Our news letter contain details of our
wine dinners, Gin evenings & ladies lunches
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Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining , Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Offers

Spring evening supper menu:2/3 courses £20/£25

From a set menu. BYO £5.

Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 12 diners. Includes Tax, excludes service.

Valid For: 1 - 12 people

Starts: 21 March 2018

Ends: 8 May 2018

Availability: Mon-Thu 19:00-21:30

Daily changing seasonal lunch menu: 2/3 courses £14.95/£19.95

From a set menu.

Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 12 diners. Includes Tax, excludes service.

Valid For: 1 - 12 people

Starts: 21 March 2018

Ends: 8 May 2018

Availability: Mon-Sat 12:00-14:30

What 393 People Are Saying
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91% of people would recommend it to a friend
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3.0Dined on 15 April 2018

Two of us had a Thai fish cake starter with aioli. Decent fish cake but no detectable
Thai spices and aoli was basically mayonnaise with no garlic taste. My main was roast sirloin. Clearly cooked before and sliced cold for reheating. 3 thin slices no sign of pink fairly tender but not appealing, good gravy poor roasties. Skipped dessert, coffee not hot, overall below average for me although people who had fish found it better. Not good value in my opinion.

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3.0Dined on 14 April 2018

Love this restaurant but the service this time unfortunately was very poor. Waited 45 minutes for our starter/ bread to arrive. Vegan options fantastic.

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5.0Dined on 14 April 2018

The Angel provided a venue for a lovely birthday lunchtime meal, with an excellent range of both fish and veggie options. The food was cooked well and was both imaginative and well presented. Highly recommended.

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3.0Dined on 8 April 2018

Decent food but overpriced
Waiting staff were very welcoming but had filthy aprons and tops which was off putting.

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5.0Dined on 7 April 2018

Delicious, interesting dishes with an emphasis on fish. Beautifully cooked and presented. Our party of 6 had 2 courses each with wine, at a cost of just over £40 each. Friendly staff, cosy dining areas, chic decor.

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5.0Dined on 1 April 2018

Fantastic time at The Angel. Good Sunday menu which wasn’t obvious from website. Food was excellent as usual. Issue with first delivered bottle of wine quickly sorted by manager. All in all thoroughly recommended.

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4.0Dined on 1 April 2018

Really enjoyed the food; bar area is lovely to relaxing in and socialise before the meal. Good advice from the barman about a refreshing G&T.
Only 2 tiny frustrations; took forever to order drinks at the table, so I did complain lightly about it (reason given was they were very busy, but not too busy to serve the larger tables) and we asked for a small jug of extra gravy, which wasn’t an issue, but beef gravy supplied for our lamb.

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5.0Dined on 20 March 2018

A lovely meal. Its pricey but you get what you pay for.

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5.0Dined on 10 March 2018

Fantastic food and wine . Friendly staff and good service.

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5.0Dined on 10 March 2018

Excellent food and the Lunch Menu is fantastic value for money. The Angel's staff are professional and friendly. My favourite restaurant!

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2.0Dined on 3 March 2018

Not the best meal I’ve had at the Angel. Hope this not a sign that it’s getting worse and this was a one off

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4.0Dined on 10 February 2018

Top class restaurant, made more special as it is not in a town centre but in a village (as it happens, my local village). Good variations but speciality is fish. Always beautifully cooked and stylishly presented. Service is attentive, polite and prompt.

A classy place, highly recommended.

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5.0Dined on 9 February 2018

We visited The Angel with friends, for dinner. The bar atmosphere was cosy and very pleasant. The dining area has a classy, fresh feel about it. Food was delicious. Service was good. Would definitely come back to this restaurant.

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5.0Dined on 3 February 2018

Beautiful, inventive food, if a touch pricey. Lovely dining rooms and fire in the front bar, which was fantastic. However, our table was in the conservatory which was really cold mid-winter (both times we've been this winter, our table has been here). My G&T has been amazing here before (with cucumber and juniper berries) but this time was very average. And although the Scottish waitress (maître d'?) was efficient, her voice went right through us all, so it kind of spoilt the atmosphere. Would definitely go again for a special occasion, but would ask for an table inside and for a less squawky waitress :0

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5.0Dined on 1 February 2018

Brilliant. Gin served with Fever Tree Tonic.
Food and choice, service excellent.

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5.0Dined on 20 January 2018

Wonderful food, excellent service and a very enjoyable evening.

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3.0Dined on 19 January 2018

Food excellent- head waiter welcoming, knowledgeable and attentive- waitresses well presented but need more training - over all a good night.

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4.0Dined on 17 January 2018

Been many times. New menu took a bit of deciding as seem more vegetarian that before. But great food and great service. Thanks Jason

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5.0Dined on 23 December 2017

Excellent lunch in great surroundings. All of the party thought food was stunning and would definitely go back again

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2.0Dined on 19 December 2017

The service was very slow despite the restaurant being very quiet and the starter was partly burnt and very small for a sharing platter.

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4.0Dined on 13 December 2017

Very enjoyable evening. Good prompt friendly service with a lovely ambience. Food was really good. Would highly recommend this venu.

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3.0Dined on 6 December 2017

I hadn't visited the Angel for 5 yes having been a regukar. The food was superb, just as I remember. The staff/service was poor. The staff were slovenly, They were promoting G&T's but didn't make them properly, no lemon/line/cucumber/grapefruit (dependent on the gin) in either of the gin's I ordered. The wine was taken from an open bottle and didn't taste fresh. Staff were pleasant but not on the ball! Good amazing!

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5.0Dined on 18 November 2017

Extremely pleasant lunch with family. The restaurant was really quiet but still had a great atmosphere and the food and service was superb.

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5.0Dined on 17 November 2017

I took three of my colleagues to the Angel as a farewell lunch on my retirement. It was a lovely treat and as my rating shows every aspect of the visit was lovely. I haven't been to the Angel for a couple of years and it was wonderful to see the quality had not fallen off at all.

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1.0Dined on 11 November 2017

I was very disappointed with my meal at The Angel. We had a shared starter which tasted fine but was very small given the price. My friend enjoyed her main course but my trio of fish was pretty tasteless and very small.

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4.0Dined on 11 November 2017

Lovely setting in a beautiful village. Good food good service. Loved the game theme at this time of year

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4.0Dined on 4 November 2017

Excellent fresh fish and interesting wine list
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Delivered by good service
Great combination

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1.0Dined on 4 November 2017

I booked a table for 2.30 on Saturday to have a special catch up with a friend. Unfortunately we were late and arrived 15 mins after the table was booked for. Lots of apologies from us of course which were met by being informed that the kitchen was closed. I confirmed we had booked for 2.30 and the gentleman went off to check - no, staff have definitely gone. When I asked what would have happened if we had been on time and the staff were off at 2.30 ? No answer, got a shrug. I had been looking forward to trying the Angel as I live locally - I dont think I will try it again. I appreciate we were late, that is not The Angels fault - I would encourage them though to consider how they manage this situation differently moving forward, even if that means not accepting bookings after 1.45 for example as no-one wants to be rushed with ordering or find out they can only have ice cream for pud as the staff have gone.

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5.0Dined on 28 October 2017

Fantastic experience, staff really friendly and helpful made you feel really welcome

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4.0Dined on 26 October 2017

We had an excellent lunch, for my wives birthday, the food was deceptively generous portions and very tasty.
The staff were helpful without being over attentive.

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3.0Dined on 23 October 2017

Need to improve front of house most definatley !!!!

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4.0Dined on 16 October 2017

We both loved it. I especially enjoyed the lady on the other side of the table :)

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4.0Dined on 7 October 2017

Great atmosphere, full buzzy restaurant on a Saturday evening. Delicious fish and seafood specials. Only thing to improve is the slow drinks service.

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5.0Dined on 1 October 2017

Booked for a birthday lunch, really enjoyed the food. We all liked every course. Shame about not having craft beer only bottled ones. Service was good and people very welcoming. Good car park at the back of the property even if not sign posted at the front! Would definitely go back again.

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5.0Dined on 30 September 2017

Excellent food, seafood the specialty. Every person in our party had seafood starter and main. Every dish was beautifully presented and absolutely delicious. We somehow all squeezed in a pudding too - also fabulous. Great service too, and beautiful decor.

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4.0Dined on 30 September 2017

Excellent food in a very congenial setting with good service. Compared with many other upmarket pub-restaurants this had a passable wine list. Although this could be improved I don't think I have found any comparable establishments that do better. The lunch we enjoyed was probably the best we have had in the local area - superb cooking with very good service. The only gripe I have is that on the set lunch menu there were no vegetarian options - a bit of a let down as my wife is vegetarian. This meant she had to choose a la carte - there were several good options there, but it did push the price up. That said, the overall dining experience was very good indeed, and we will definitely be back at some time in the near future.

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5.0Dined on 28 September 2017

excellent food- shame it was so quiet- spoiled the ambience

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5.0Dined on 24 September 2017

very pleased with meal and service will come back another time

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5.0Dined on 18 September 2017

Lovely restaurant with friendly staff. The menu choice was excellent and the fish dishes really stood out. Look forward to going again. Would highly recommend.

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5.0Dined on 10 September 2017

This is our 3rd time at the Angel and it was as good as previous visits. On this occasion we also experienced how good the customer service is as the manager very kindly honoured an expired gift voucher for sunday lunch; this was greatly appreciated as I'm sure that other restaurants would have refused us. Really happt to have this restaurant in our village and always recommend it.

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