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  1. Distance: 3.48mi
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Nearby points of interest

  1. Distance: 3.48mi
  2. Distance: 13.83mi
  3. Distance: 13.83mi
  4. Distance: 24.82mi
  1. Distance: 3.48mi
  2. Distance: 13.83mi
  3. Distance: 13.83mi
  4. Distance: 24.82mi

About The Wild Duck

16th century inn, serving modern food, with over 120 wines on our list, 6 real ales and a great buzzing bar.

The Wild Duck
Ewen, Gloucestershire GL7 6BY
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
British

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday: 12pm - 3pm; 6pm - 10pm
Friday: 12pm - 3pm; 6pm - 10:30pm
Saturday: 8am - 11am; 12pm - 3:30pm; 6pm - 10:30pm
Sunday: 8am - 11am; 12pm - 3:45pm; 6pm - 9:30pm

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
£26 to £40

Payment Options:
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
01285 770310

Website:
http://www.thewildduckewen.com/

Additional:
Bar Dining, Beer, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining , Wine

The Wild Duck Ratings and Reviews

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4.1

Overall rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.1

service

4.1

ambience

4.1

value

3.7

Noise

Moderate

86% would recommend it to a friend

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Worth the Drive (39)
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Special Occasions (34)
Sunday Lunch (33)
Good for a Date (27)
Local Ingredients (27)
Casual (25)
Fit for Foodies (25)
Good for Birthdays (24)
Neighbourhood Gem (22)
Creative Cuisine (21)
Great Beer (18)
Romance (17)
Good for Anniversaries (17)
Seasonal (16)
Authentic (14)
Notable Wine List (14)
Bar Seating (13)
Quiet Conversation (13)
Child Friendly (12)
Comfort Food (12)
Group Bookings (12)
Outdoor Eating (10)
Business Meals (8)
Fun (7)
Quick Bite (6)
Brunch (5)
Scenic View (5)
Vibrant Bar Scene (5)
Healthy (4)
Outstanding Value (4)
People Watching (4)
Tasting Menu (4)
Handcrafted Cocktails (4)
Afternoon Coffee (3)
Happy Hour (3)
Late-night Find (3)
Good Vegetarian Options (3)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
Hot Spot (1)
Live Sports (1)
Pre/post Theatre (1)
Spicy (1)
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food5
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service4
value5

 
·Dined 6 days ago

Brilliant Sunday lunch. Best roast potatoes I’ve ever had. Fantastic from start to finish

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Worth the Drive
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food5
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service4
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·Dined 7 days ago

Typical Cotswold building, well worth the visit, very cosy, good vegetarian options

Tags: Worth the Drive, Romantic, Sunday Lunch, Cozy
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food5
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·Dined on 20 October 2017

Great food, great atmosphere and the staff are very child friendly!

Tags: Casual, Cozy, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Worth the Drive
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 (London)·Dined on 14 October 2017

Amazing food - and lots of it - and a brilliant, quirky atmosphere. We went here for a birthday meal and had a wonderful time. The wine was good too!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Authentic, Worth the Drive, Cozy, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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food4
ambience5
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value4

 
·Dined on 23 September 2017

Food generally excellent although my wife thought that only getting half a mackerel was a bit meal for the cost . Everyone else very happy

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (London)·Dined on 10 September 2017

Best Sunday lunch I've ever had out. Roast potatoes and Yorkshire pudding were perfect, and an extra jug of gravy was the cherry on top. Followed the roast with sticky toffee pudding and ice cream which was amazing too... Very sad I live in Scotland and can't get to the wild duck inn more often!

Tags: Cozy, Good for a Date, Sunday Lunch, Comfort Food, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Worth the Drive
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food5
ambience4
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value4

 
 (Oxford)·Dined on 9 September 2017

This is our first Choice for local dining in Cirencester, great food, great atmosphere, great service.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Romantic, Comfort Food, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays
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food5
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·Dined on 27 August 2017

Great pub, excellent service and a beautiful setting.

Tags: Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Great for Lunch, Bar Seating, Great for Brunch
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ambience4
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·Dined on 26 August 2017

Had a really lovely meal - Had one of the best steaks I've ever had! The Stilton sauce is a genuine must! Can't wait to come back when we're next in the Cotswolds.

Tags: Seasonal, Authentic, Sunday Lunch, Fit for Foodies, Great for Lunch
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value4

 
 (London)·Dined on 11 August 2017

Fantastic food, a creative menu and the food was well presented. The service was excellent and the atmosphere was lovely, would recommend.

Tags: Special Occasion, Casual, Fit for Foodies, Quiet Conversation, Creative Cuisine
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·Dined on 21 July 2017

The Wild Duck has been our go to place for meals out for a number of years, the food has always been good, but over the last 12 months it's got even better, varied menu, not your usual pub food. The staff serving are polite knowledgable service is excellent.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Great Beer, Good for a Date, Cozy, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays
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food5
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 (Gloucestershire)·Dined on 9 July 2017

Fantastic food great customer service
( carrots to die for )
Would deff recommend and be going back

Tags: Sunday Lunch
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 (London)·Dined on 1 July 2017

Fabulous food, wine, atmosphere, service. Only point I'd like to share is that it's impossible to get a cab to collect from the Wild Duck. We called every cab in the area and all refused to collect us. Apparently worse on a weekend evening. It's worth arranging a collection ahead of your visit. The staff were amazingly helpful and one kind waiter gave us a lift back to Cirencester. Otherwise could have been a miserable end to a lovely evening.

Tags: Business Meals, Cozy, Local Ingredients, Good for a Date, Vibrant Bar Scene
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food5
ambience4
service4
value2

 
 (London)·Dined on 11 June 2017

Absolutely fabulous, tasty food, very creative and food arrived really hot which seems to make a change these days. The Beef Wellington for 2 was excellent and very professional service all evening. The pub has interesting rooms to sit in and the evening was very enjoyable.

Tags: Comfort Food, Creative Cuisine, Fit for Foodies
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food5
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value4

 
 (London)·Dined on 30 May 2017

We were looked after on my wife's birthday.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Neighborhood Gem
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 (London)·Dined on 27 May 2017

Only booked for 2 on a busy Friday night of a bank holiday weekend, but two friends wanted to join us at the last minute and adding to the table was easy and the staff so accommodating. Food was delicious and arrived so quickly, everything was great - love this pub!

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Casual
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 (London)·Dined on 9 May 2017

Food fantastic, service and ambience even better. Would highly recommend.

Tags: Local Ingredients, Great Beer, Authentic, Kid-friendly
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 (Orlando)·Dined on 27 April 2017

Great food and service in a cozy setting.

Tags: Bar Seating, Casual
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 (Oxford)·Dined on 25 April 2017

Glorious birthday lunch. After a walk on the Thames path we came in and found the menu choices so good we selected the starters and the special asparagus menu and sat and ate them communally like a tapas. An outstanding sauvignon blanc, excellent service, the dog was greeted warmly.

Tags: Good Vegetarian Options, Quiet Conversation, Local Ingredients, Seasonal, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays, Authentic, Healthy, Notable Wine List, Great for Outdoor Dining, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Worth the Drive, Cozy
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food5
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value4

 
 (Gloucestershire)·Dined on 5 April 2017

First visit in far too long and so good to be back. The highlight was the genuinely warm and friendly welcome - the friendly service continued throughout our evening.
A great menu and excellent food served quickly and with just the right level of service.
A wonderfully cosy Cotswold pub which has retained its charm while still feeling clean, up to date and fresh.
With starters around £8 and mains around £18 to £23 and several special options at higher prices it's not a cheap evening out but it's certainly a memorable one - for the excellent food, fantastic service and wonderful ambience.
A real treat.

Tags: Late-night Find, Cozy, Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Fun, Great for Lunch, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion
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 (London)·Dined on 1 April 2017

Superb staff , setting and food.

Massive improvement on previous owners

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 (London)·Dined on 26 March 2017

Excellent food and beer in a lovely country pub. The roast beef was what I always hope it will be like, but it usually doesn't measure up. The Wild Duck's beef is to die for, though!

Tags: Special Occasion, Casual
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food5
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 (Hampshire)·Dined on 26 March 2017

Excellent all round. Nice menu, good food, great staff, lovely venue.

Tags: Authentic, Local Ingredients, Comfort Food, Creative Cuisine
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food5
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 (London)·Dined on 25 March 2017

The food was great as was the service. The staff were very attentive.

Tags: Cozy
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 (London)·Dined on 17 March 2017

Always been a great pub but food used to be lacking now since the new owners took over about 18 months ago the food now matches the pub, brilliant pub and thanks for putting up with a rather lively post Cheltenham supper!!

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 (Gloucestershire)·Dined on 12 March 2017

Absolutely loved the place. The architecture outside and inside are the best of british. Felt really nice, loved the open fire place. The Sunday roast, I has the beef was divine. Best roast I have ever had.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Neighborhood Gem, Bar Seating, Authentic, Worth the Drive
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 (Gloucestershire)·Dined on 4 March 2017

This place has special memories for us, so glad that new owners have maintained the atmosphere and food still excellent

Tags: Notable Wine List, Local Ingredients, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Gluten Free Options, Cozy, Kid-friendly, Romantic
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 (Gloucestershire)·Dined on 20 February 2017

Perfect meal!!!
This place is a total diamond can't wait to see what it becomes once the rooms are up and running!
Food and service was exquisite, food was fast and perfect!
Well done team wild duck

Tags: Worth the Drive
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 (Dublin)·Dined on 5 February 2017

Lovely food, lovely atmosphere. We will be returning!

Tags: Business Meals, Casual, Happy Hour, Scenic View, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Gloucestershire)·Dined on 5 February 2017

Very nice and would certainly go again
Nice staff, nice atmosphere quick service
Cannot fault at all

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Outstanding Value, Good for Birthdays, Great for Lunch, Good for Groups
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·Dined on 4 February 2017

This was my first visit to the wild duck. The staff were very friendly, the food was delightful, and the atmosphere was relaxed. It was a perfect evening.

Tags: Cozy, Special Occasion, Pre/post Theatre
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 (London)·Dined on 3 February 2017

Lovely food & warm atmosphere. Would highly recommend & will be visiting again...very soon!

Tags: Tasting Menu, Cozy
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 (Gloucestershire)·Dined on 2 February 2017

Good venue for a reunion with an old friend. Vegetarian options not good. Only one main course or make something up with starter + veg option. You could do something much more imaginative about this. A large portion of pasta much too ordinary as the only choice.

Tags: Seasonal, Worth the Drive, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem
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food5
ambience3
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value4

 
 (Gloucestershire)·Dined on 28 January 2017

We had the Duck Pie which was fabulous! Interesting menu and well cooked food.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Local Ingredients, Fit for Foodies, Great for Lunch, Cozy
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 (Miami)·Dined on 21 January 2017

Delicious food and great service. Lovely ambience and good wine. Just a shame those hops are still hanging there!

Tags: Seasonal, Great for Lunch, Quiet Conversation, Authentic, Notable Wine List, Great for Brunch, Good for a Date, People Watching, Comfort Food, Cozy, Casual, Special Occasion, Sunday Lunch, Worth the Drive, Romantic, Healthy, Good for Groups, Creative Cuisine, Local Ingredients, Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Gloucestershire)·Dined on 12 January 2017

Fantastic place great atmosphere, great venue and food, wine and service is first class! Took my girlfriend for her birthday and she loved it so much we will be going back to try there lunch offer very soon. Thanks to the wild duck for a great evening!!!

Tags: Bar Seating, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Quick Bite, Notable Wine List, Late-night Find, Great Beer, Casual, Fit for Foodies, Great for Lunch, Cozy, Outstanding Value, Creative Cuisine, Good for Groups, Special Occasion, Good for a Date
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food4
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 (Gloucestershire)·Dined on 2 January 2017

A really lovely cosy country pub, with a friendly atmosphere and a warm welcome. Excellent food. Personally we thought the main courses were outstanding, and so while the desserts were good we felt they weren't at the same standard as the mains.

Tags: Great Beer, Romantic, Cozy, Great for Lunch, Worth the Drive
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 (Hertfordshire)·Dined on 1 January 2017

Outstanding for New Year's Day lunch. Fantastic food and a beautiful old building. Cant wait to go back. Why can't all pubs make this effort?

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Worth the Drive, Casual, Seasonal, Sunday Lunch, Great for Lunch, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Authentic, Local Ingredients, Kid-friendly, Special Occasion, Comfort Food, Good for Birthdays, Great Beer, Business Meals, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Gloucestershire)·Dined on 30 December 2016

This is the second occasion we have lunched at The Wild Duck and again, not disappointed. This time took daughter and partner and they were also impressed

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Good for Birthdays, Sunday Lunch, Seasonal, Great Beer
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food5
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 (London)·Dined on 16 December 2016

Great quick supper, delicious food . Lovely pub. Will be back

Tags: Quick Bite, Local Ingredients, Great for Lunch, Comfort Food
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