Royal Oak

Royal appointment: A Michelin tour

Royal appointment: A Michelin tour

By Jo Bruce

The Michelin-starred Royal Oak in Paley Street, Berkshire, played host to PubChef’s latest study tour. Jo Bruce reports on an event that focused on innovative lamb cuts, gourmet wraps and a Michelin-starred menu

McCulloch: attracts customers with good value

Royal Oak: woodland ways

By Sheila McWattie

Pauline McCulloch, co-owner of the Royal Oak, Fritham, Hampshire, tells Sheila McWattie about building business in her New Forest pub. How we got...

Dinner winner

Dinner winner

Dominic Chapman, head chef at Royal Oak in Paley Street, Berkshire, talks reviews, Heston and Parky with Lucy Britner Calm down, dear - it's only a...

THE GUV'NOR

THE GUV'NOR

Suzie Dreja The licensee of the Royal Oak, Southampton, shares her vision for the future of that endangered species, the Pubasaurus Britannicus The...

Mon£y mak£rs

Mon£y mak£rs

Alison Baker looks at new ideas pubs are trying to pull in tradeBuffet-style curry nights Where: Royal Oak, Poynings, West Sussex The idea: Keen to...

West Country

West Country

Royal Oak South Brent, Devon When Andrew and Carol Doree took over the freehold of the Royal Oak days before Christmas four years ago, the members of...

South East

South East

Royal Oak Southampton, Hampshire Alan and Suzie Dreja took on the Royal Oak as their first pub in 2005, and quickly turned the depressed boozer into...

Thief steals urinal from pub

Thief steals urinal from pub

A licensee thought someone was taking the pee when he discovered a urinal had been stolen from his pub toilets. Alan Dreja, licensee of the Royal Oak...

Pick of the pubs

Pick of the pubs

By James Wilmore

Situated 12 miles north of Brighton, the Royal Oak is an old inn of great charm and character. Located on the B2112 in a beautiful rural setting, the...

DoneDeals

DoneDeals

Royal Oak Dovercourt Essex Britannia Business Sales has sold the lease of the Royal Oak to experienced licensees Michael Hales and Marlene...

Royal Oak

Royal Oak

The Royal Oak is a real rural retreat, tucked away in a small village in the rolling Sussex countryside. A popular spot for walkers and riders, its...

West: Royal Oak

West: Royal Oak

South Brent, Devon Andrew and Carol Doree were thrown in at the deep end when they acquired the Royal Oak in December 2002. Andrew recalls: "It was...

Out of the ashes

Out of the ashes

After being gutted by fire the 16th century Royal Oak in Hawkhurst had to undergo a painstaking refurbishment. Michelle Perrett reports.While...

Micheal Bedford

Micheal Bedford

Trouble House Tetbury Gloucestershire My Christmas wish is for customers to be more understanding, especially parents who come here with their...