The Double Red Duke is a seventeenth century Cotswold stone coaching inn close to Oxford and Burford, and only minutes away from William Morris's Kelmscott, the village where the famous designer and founding figure of the Arts & Crafts Movement lived.
Sit by one of its many fires in winter or in the stunning gardens in summer, eat, drink and stay in one of its 19 beautiful bedrooms and walk some of the most idyllic countryside around.
A seat at the 10 seater chef’s counter is a brilliant experience. Order your wood fired scallops, steak, flat breads and whatever else you fancy from the menu or specials board and you get to watch Henrik and his team cook it all in front of you. Ever wondered how to cook that perfect T-bone? Well, these guys will show you. Cooking over the best wood and charcoal from Whittle and Flame with one of the most advanced grill cooking systems including spits and adjustable grill beds. They can grill anything. They also have a clay oven – perfect for the ever changing menu of flat breads and a Double Red Duke favourite – the wood fired scallop.
The Double Red Duke offers terrific Sunday roasts with traditional beef, lamb and pork with trimmings and has a varied pudding menu from pannacotta Garriguette strawberries and salted oats, to seasonal fruit crumbles, sticky toffee pudding and lashings of clotted cream. Their cheese board is beautifully British, with local cheeses Rollright and Barn Bigod among others. The menus make excellent suggestions as to wines to accompany puddings and the cheeses especially.
In addition, The Double Red Duke has four wonderful rooms to cater for everybody from romantic couples to families, which are tastefully decorated in contemporary styles. Parties and festivities can happily be accommodated subject to capacity and availability.
The Double Duke, as it’s name suggests, is a friendly, fun and exciting place to patronise in this lovely party of the Cotswolds.
To book a room, lunch or dinner, please visit the website https://www.countrycreatures.com/double-red-duke or call 01367 810222