There are many restaurants in Gloucestershire and The Cotswolds that do a fantastic Sunday lunch. This includes some that have special offers for traditional roast meals. There are several pubs and restaurants doing deals, including some in Gloucester, Stroud and Cheltenham.
Where Is Your Favourite Restaurant For a Traditional Sunday Roast?
Sunday Lunch in Gloucestershire
Rose Tree Farm Quedgeley
Near Waterwells business park in Quedgeley is the Rose Tree Farm, a carvery restaurant and pub. The carvery has a choice of meats for you to choose from including beef, turkey and a gammon roast. There are many options of vegetables, roast potatoes, Yorkshire puddings and all the trimmings. Because of COVID-19, the carvery is not self-service, but you still queue and choose the combinations you require. The prices are good value. They start at £4.99 for a small plate up to £11.49 for their “ultimate” roast dinner.
Clarence Social in Cheltenham
Tuck into a Two-Course Sunday Lunch at The Clarence Social in Cheltenham. Start with smoked salmon or chicken liver parfait, and tuck into roast Cotswolds beef, cod or chicken supreme with all the trimmings and more.
The kitchen at The Clarence Social specialises in traditional British cuisine with a modern twist.
The Bear Inn Bisley in the Cotswolds
The Bear Inn is a splendid example of what a traditional British village pub should be like. It has a great atmosphere and has a friendly ambience.
Galgos Latino in Stroud
In the heart of Stroud is Galgos Latino, a Latin food restaurant in the former Greyhound Pub. Diners can enjoy fine wine while tucking into a beef, pork, or veggie roast with a Latin twist. For pudding, you can enjoy something different, a Venezuelan dessert.
Sup and Chow Sunday Roast Cheltenham
Spend a leisurely afternoon tucking into this Sunday meal with a traditional roast
Favourite Restaurants For Roast Dinners
We recently asked for recommendations for the best restaurants for roast dinners in the county. These include.
The Glasshouse Inn is a red-bricked pub on the slopes of May Hill. It comes highly recommended by @GlosterEd, who also mentioned “Sumptuous meals in a wonderful location. Does not let under 14s inside”. http://www.glasshouselodges.co.uk/
WoodKraft in Cheltenham
Woodkraft serve a sharing board with meat or nut roast to diners on a Sunday. Their meals are very popular and attract many positive reviews. However, they recommend booking for this treat.
The Royal Exchange in Hartpury
The Royal Exchange free house is in Hartpury on the A417 between Gloucester & Ledbury. Their Sunday lunch comes highly recommended as well. The Sunday roast options here are :
- Sirloin of beef from Warner’s of Tirley served with home-made Yorkshire pudding, horseradish, roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables & gravy.
- Gloucester Old Spot pork from Featherley Hall Farm with crispy crackling, home-made stuffing, apple sauce, roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables & gravy.
- Lamb slow-roasted in a mint, rosemary & red wine sauce served with roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables & gravy.
Hatton Court Near Gloucester
The Tara Restaurant at Hatton Court Hotel does a special take on the traditional roast lunch. They serve it every Sunday from 12 pm until 3 pm and you can choose either 2 or 3 courses to suit you. Various meats are on offer and fish or vegetarian options. Their roast potatoes are “twice turned”. They serve the meals with a fine jus and vegetables.
Toby Carvery in Gloucester
The Toby carvery in Gloucester AKA The Dog at Over is a family-friendly restaurant and pub located just outside the city. They specialise in serving roast dinners all day every day at their carvery. From experience, you can choose from a choice of meats, including combinations, then serve your own vegetables. Meats usually include pork, beef, gammon or Roast Turkey. They also have a regular food menu if the carvery is not what you fancy.
Although busy, this is a reliable value place to visit for Sunday lunch, but very pleasant throughout the week. Toby currently has a special offer for a 2-course meal available all days except on a Sunday or Bank holidays. This includes a choice of starters or desserts served with the traditional roast options. Their current offer is available at all of their restaurants nationwide, including their other local establishment in Brockworth on the other side of Gloucester.
The Toby Carvery at Over is a great place to go for a walk after, there are many options nearby. There are various routes on the River Severn, including a great walk back into Gloucester City Centre. Walking along to Over Farm Market, then up the hill into Highnam wakes you through farmland and woods. If driving, it’s also not far to pop along to the scenic Highnam woods.
Other Places For Roasts
Malmaison In Cheltenham
Enjoy a four-course Sunday lunch at Malmaison, Start with soup of the day, followed by unlimited hors d’oeuvres, a main course like a prime rib of Angus beef or half a roast Normandy corn-fed chicken, Finish with cheesecake, sticky toffee pudding or a cheese platter.
Chelsea Bar & Brasserie in Cheltenham
Sunday Lunch for Two or Four at Chelsea Bar & Brasserie (50% Off), Sunday lunch with trimmings.
In central Cheltenham is Chelsea Bar & Brasserie specialises in British and European cuisine. The menu features pan-roasted meats, fresh seafood, and plenty of vegetarian options.