The Royal Oak, Leighterton
Peckish walkers, thirsty locals and explorers on the hunt for good old Cotswolds hospitality will be pleased to know that they’ll find it in spades if they hit upon The Royal Oak. The friendly faces behind the bar welcome all who visit this quintessential, Grade II listed country pub that’s perched along the 615-mile Monarch’s Way walking route. Behind the bar, well-kept ale, cider and great-value wine is served within convivial surrounds. Meanwhile, the talented kitchen brigade creates a variety of classic British dishes and innovative specials that utilise seasonal, local and regional ingredients. Choose to delve into a three-course feast, light bite, or laid-back lunch, and take it in the cosy bar, snug, dining room or pretty walled garden. Wherever you sit, you can rest assured that you’ll leave with a spring in your step, feeling wholly satisfied.