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Ideal watering hole for families

At a glance

Bar menu
Open all year
Kids play area
Dog friendly
Free Wi-Fi

The third Sun public house on this site since 1685, today's pre-war building is close to Arkell's Swindon brewery, which bought its predecessor in 1891. With a large garden and playground, and with Coate Water Country Park nearby, it is understandably popular with families.

Opening hours

  • Open all year
  • Open all week
  • Open all day
  • Lunch: Monday to Friday 12–3, Saturday 12–9, Sunday 12–5
  • Dinner: Monday to Friday 5–9, Saturday 12–9, Sunday 12–5

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted


  • Parking available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Garden
  • Coach parties welcome, notice required


  • Children welcome
  • Children's menu
  • Play area available


  • Dog friendly
  • Allowed in bar
  • Allowed in restaurant
  • Allowed in garden

Getting here

M4 junction 15, A419 towards Swindon. At 1st roundabout take A459 signed Swindon and hospital. Left lane at lights. Pub on left before next roundabout.

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