The Royal Oak is an independent husband and wife run dining pub with a limited number of covers available and our continued success relies on reservations being honoured by our guests or sufficient notice being given of any change, so please do give us a call if you're running late.
dining room opening hours
Thursday : 6pm - 9pm (last orders)
Friday, Saturday and Sunday: 12pm - 1:30pm (last orders) & 6:30 - 9pm (last orders)
bar opening hours
Thursday 5:30pm - 11pm
Friday, Saturday 12pm - 3pm & 5:30pm - 11pm
Sunday 12pm - 3pm & 5:30pm - 10pm
The Royal Oak at Whatcote is closed all day on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays (including bank holidays).
We are 20 minutes from Stratford upon Avon. 25 minutes from junction 12 on the M40, Chipping Campden and Banbury.
30 minutes from Chipping Norton, Stow on the Wold and Warwick.
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Banbury Station: 25 minutes | Stratford upon Avon: 20 minutes | Moreton in Marsh: 20 minutes
Due to the size of our kitchen team and the style of our food, we do not accommodate the following dietary restrictions:
vegan, dairy, severe nut allergies and egg. Please let us know of any other allergies and please do double-check with your guests.
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Corkage: £45 (per 750ml bottle) | no corkage on Sunday Evenings*
(*maximum one bottle every two guests, normal corkage fee apply after this quantity)
Cake-age £15 (waived when having desserts)
to be confirmed
We are looking for charismatic and enthusiastic people to join our warm, friendly and attentive team, where the kitchen and front of house work together to create a memorable, relaxed experience for each guest. Expect a focus on high quality wild and organic foods.
We are currently looking for a full time front of house team member, part time weekend bar staff to join our existing team. Whilst experience would be useful, full training will be given to the right candidates.
We welcome stages but ask for a minimum commitment of either a full week or a regular commitment of one or two days a week.
if you are interested in joining us please email email@example.com
Photo credits @Nanna Dis