The Killingworth Castle

Culinary Triumph: The Killingworth Castle Secures a Spot in UK’s Top 50 Gastropubs and Celebrates Third AA Rosette

Nestled in the heart of the picturesque Cotswolds, The Killingworth Castle is basking in the glory of a recent accolade – securing a coveted spot in the prestigious UK Top 50 Gastropub list. The announcement, a testament to their culinary excellence, was met with elation from the team and the cherished regulars who have become an integral part of this gastronomic haven.

This isn’t the first time The Killingworth Castle has been in the limelight. Rewind to 2012, and the establishment proudly clinched the title of ‘Best Newcomer’ in the same esteemed awards. The journey from a promising newcomer to being recognised among the crème de la crème of UK gastropubs is a remarkable testament to their unwavering commitment to culinary excellence.

Adding to the recent triumph, the establishment was awarded its third AA Rosette in September, solidifying its reputation for delivering a dining experience that transcends expectations. This culinary honor, coupled with the recognition from the UK Top 50 Gastropub list, paints a vivid picture of The Killingworth Castle’s dedication to crafting memorable gastronomic moments.

As winter casts its enchanting spell over the Cotswolds, The Killingworth Castle invites discerning guests to embark on a romantic foodie getaway. Indulge in delectable menus meticulously curated by their culinary artisans, retire to blissfully comfortable bedrooms, and immerse yourself in the winter charm of Woodstock and the Cotswolds.

For those seeking an intimate escape surrounded by culinary delights and the timeless beauty of the English countryside, The Killingworth Castle beckons. It’s not just a dining experience; it’s an invitation to savour the finer things in life amidst the warmth of a rustic, yet refined, setting.

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*Supported by The Visitor Economy Renaissance Programme grant funding, secured by OxLEP Business