The Turnpike – Yarnton


The Turnpike is a country pub and restaurant located in Yarnton, near Kidlington on the Woodstock road just a few miles from Oxford.

Originally known as the Bunch of Grapes and built over 200 years ago, The Turnpike is a traditional Cotswold stone Inn, complete with open fire and exposed wooden beams, and serving classic pub grub style meals with a few fish and mediterranean dishes thrown in.

The Menu at the Turnpike is extensive, and offers lots of choice of larger main meals, lighter dishes and puddings. There is also a choice of a fixed price menu as well as hand-carved roasts on a Sunday.

Serving Hours:

Monday – Thursday: till 10pm
Friday & Saturday: till 10pm
Sunday: till 9:30pm

The Turnpike menu selection:

SOUP OF THE DAY – todays soup served with brown bread and butter
SAUTEED TIGER PRAWNS – tiger prawns in roasted garlic, tomato and parsley butter
BEER BATTERED MUSHROOMS – mushrooms served with garlic and parsley dip
WHOLE SEABASS – whole fish butterflied and grilled, with herb mash, forest mushrooms and baby spinach
MIXED GRILL – lamb cutlet, black pudding, white pudding, bacon, rump steak, sausage, egg, flat mushrooms, tomato, chips and peas
CALVES LIVER – liver with crispy bacon, braised lentips, dauphiniose potato and onion gravy
HANDMADE FISHCAKES – salmon and broccoli fish cakes, with lemon and herb mayonnaise, with salad or chips

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