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Restaurants, Pubs & Take-Aways

The Prince of Wales

The Prince of Wales pub, Shippon is a beautiful period inn with open fires, garden, real ales, traditional home cooked food, live music and a great family and dog friendly atmosphere. Both regular and special events. See the website and join the Facebook Group for details and regular updates.

Shippon.  Tel:01235 538546.  http://www.princeofwalesshippon.co.uk

The Bystander/Hungry Horse

Besselsleigh Road, Wootton
Tel: 01865 735234,  Fax: 01865 739275

Open 11.00 am – 11.00 pm (Mondays – Saturdays) and 12.00 noon – 10.30 pm on Sundays. Food is served 12.00 noon – 10.00 pm (Mondays – Saturdays) and 12.00 noon – 9.30 pm on Sundays. The pub has men’s and women’s darts teams and a pool team. A weekly pub quiz is held on Monday nights.

The Merry Miller

Cothill Road, Dry Sandford
Tel: 01865 390390,  Fax: 01865 390040

A non-smoking pub, open from 11.00 am – 11.00 pm (Mondays – Saturdays) and 12.00 noon – 10.30 pm on Sundays. Food is served 12.00 noon – 2.30 pm and 6.30 pm – 9.30 pm (Mondays – Saturdays) and 12.00 noon – 9.30 pm on Sundays.

Foxcombe Lodge Hotel

Fox Lane, Boars Hill
Tel: 01865 326326

A family run hotel set in beautiful gardens offering a good standard of accommodation ideal for business or pleasure. Terrific bar and restaurant, as well as being a perfect venue for weddings and events. Terminal PC in every hotel bedroom with free 24hrs internet access.

Several clubs and groups meet regularly at the Foxcombe Lodge Hotel.

The MG Car Club meet every third Wednesday of the month at 8.30pm, the Morris Minor Club on the first Wednesday at 8.30pm, the Flying Club(Oxford) on every second Wednesday at 8pm and the Probus Club (for retired men) meet over lunch on every second Wednesday at 12.30pm. Then there is the Honda Motorbike Club who meet every second and fourth Tuesday at 8pm, the Oxford Open Circle (a friendship club for people of around 50 and older) every Friday at 8.30pm, the Full Gospel (church group) on every third Monday at 7pm and the Catenians (Catholic group) on every second Monday at 7pm.

If you would like more details of these clubs and groups you can contact the hotel’s owner, Jill Hicks, on 01865 326 326 or email her: jill@foxcombelodge.com.

Fox Inn

Fox Lane, Boars Hill

Tel: 01865 735131,  Fax: 01865 326112

Monday to Saturday 11am to 2.30pm, 6pm to 11pm Sunday 12 noon to 2.30pm, 6pm to 11pm.

While the Fox Pub doesn’t host regular clubs or groups it does offer live jazz on the first Thursday of each month at 7.15-9.30pm. The pub is putting together a new programme of live music for each month.

For more details contact The Fox Pub on 01865 735 131.

The Black Horse

Gozzards Forge.  Tel: 01865 390530.  http://www.the-blackhorse.co.uk/