Thursday 2 July 2020

14 Sunday lunch hot spots in Gloucestershire

If you're after the fluffiest roasties and the most delicious gravy, then look no further than this handy hot list of 14 Sunday lunch hot spots in Gloucestershire.

Get your Sunday lunch fix with SoGlos’s selection of 14 Sunday lunch hot spots across Gloucestershire.

About the sponsor – The Fountain Inn


Gloucester’s much-loved country pub, The Fountain Inn, is in the heart of the city, just a stone’s throw from Gloucester Cathedral.

Serving up a fantastic range of real ales and a large selection of gins, wines and ciders, The Fountain Inn also treats visitors to delicious pub grub, sandwiches and Sunday lunches.

For more information about The Fountain Inn, visit, thefountaininngloucester.com.


1. The Fountain Inn, Gloucester


Tuck into homemade Yorkshire puddings, fluffy roast potatoes and succulent meat at The Fountain Inn in Gloucester. Scrumptious meat choices include lamb, pork, beef or a mixed meat selection, as well as a cheese nut roast.


2. The Fire Station, Cheltenham


Serving roasts the right way, The Fire Station in Cheltenham knows a thing or two about creating this Sunday staple. Expect rare Aberdeen Angus sirloin; roast chicken; or tender pork shoulder with apple sauce, followed by traditional favourites such as sticky toffee pudding or a cheese board.


3. Gupshill Manor, Tewkesbury


Head to Gupshill Manor in Tewkesbury for the Gupshill Big Roast. An enormous plate full of delicious roast pork, chicken and beef, The Gupshill Big Roast won’t disappoint with its two Yorkshire puddings, all the trimmings and extra roast potatoes.


4. The Bell at Selsley, Stroud


Renowned for its great quality and stylish pub grub, The Bell at Selsley in Stroud makes a scrumptious Sunday lunch. Options include topside of beef; loin of local pork or free-range chicken, all of which come served with delicious roast potatoes and buttery veggies.


5. Woodkraft Cheltenham


Taking a fresh new approach to Sunday lunch, Woodkraft Cheltenham serves up its roasts on large wooden boards, making them great for sharing. Along with a heavenly gravy, Woodkraft’s roast boards all come with giant Yorkshire puddings.


6. Egypt Mill, Nailsworth


Whipping up a storm in the kitchen, Egypt Mill in Nailsworth offers a choice of roasted meats for its Sunday lunches, all of which come with a delicious homemade gravy. If you’re a fan of Yorkshire puds, opt for the filled Yorkshire pudding which comes with a filling choice of beef, pork or a vegetarian option.


7. The Foston's Ash, near Stroud


Dubbed as ‘the polo pub’, The Foston's Ash in Stroud combines a country pub feel with modern and expertly-cooked food. On Sundays, visitors can tuck into one of the roast options made with local vegetables and free-range meat.


8. The Ox, Cheltenham


Known for its famous steaks, The Ox Cheltenham also offers a hearty Sunday lunch which comes with the all-important cauliflower cheese. Whether you opt for the rump of beef with carrot purée, the roast pork belly with burnt onion purée or the roast chicken, all three meats come with Yorkshire puddings or you can add an extra Yorkshire for £2.


9. Highfield Garden Centre, Gloucester

Gloucester’s Highfield Garden World is home to an emporium of gifts and plants but its restaurant is also well worth a visit. Serving up a feast-worthy carvery on Sundays as well as Tuesdays and Thursdays, Highfield is bound to be a hit with the family.


10. The Tivoli, Cheltenham

If your favourite parts of a Sunday roast are the Yorkshire puddings and roasties, then The Tivoli in Cheltenham needs to be on your list of places to try. Serving unlimited top-ups of roast potatoes and Yorkshire puddings, The Tivoli’s Sunday lunches also have optional extras including cauliflower cheese and pigs in blankets.


11. The Frogmill, near Cheltenham

With cosy interiors and foodie treats, The Frogmill near Cheltenham offers delicious sharing starters on Sundays, including whole-baked camembert before serving up delicious roasts with fat-roasted potatoes and braised red cabbage.


12. The Clarence Social, Cheltenham


Treating diners to either Cotswold beef, free-range chicken or a guest roast of the day, The Clarence Social in Cheltenham serves its roasts with duck fat roasted potatoes and creamed leeks, as well as seasonal vegetables with Yorkshire puds.


13. Téatro, Cirencester


Nestled on the edge of Cirencester town centre, Téatro exudes style and a chic feel with its pianist on Sunday evenings and funky décor. As for the food, Sundays call for one of Téatro’s signature roasts which all come with a Yorkshire pudding and seasonal puree.


14. The Bell at Sapperton, near Cirencester


A country pub near Cirencester, The Bell at Sapperton uses local produce and has its very own ‘wine wall’ which offers diners a vast selection of great wine. For Sunday lunch, expect Gloucester Old Spot pork; sirloin of beef or Cotswold chicken with bread sauce and a chipolata.


For more information about The Fountain Inn, visit, thefountaininngloucester.com.

© SoGlos
Tuesday 05 November 2019

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