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The Pear Tree at Purton

Church End, PURTON, Swindon, SN5 4ED

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Not a village pub as the name might suggest, but in fact a former vicarage turned into a country-house hotel. There's no shortage of global flavours on the menu - as is the modern British way - so starters run to smoked chicken timbale fired up with wasabi and pickled ginger, or a chicken breast served satay style. There's a refinement to the kitchen's output: the anything-but-humble pear and celeriac soup (with horseradish cream and sage oil), and main-course roasted loin of cod with an accompanying rösti enriched with fresh crab. Finish with a nicely tart glazed lemon tart. Check out the cuvée Alix produces on the owners' own vineyard.

Further information

Tel: 01793 772100
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Dates closed: 26 Dec
Sunday lunch available.
Days closed for dinner: 25 Dec

Restaurant information

Cooking type: Modern British
Chef: Adam Conduit
Number of seats: 50
Accessible for wheelchairs.
Disabled toilets.
Children's portions.
No children under until 8.30.
Parking available.


Restaurant price guide

A La Carte Dinner Main Course from: £12.00
Prices are for guidance only. Please check when booking for current rates.



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From M4 junct 16, follow signs to Purton. Turn right at Best One shop, hotel 0.25m on right
Nearest station: Swindon

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