VOTED IN SAWDAY'S TOP 50 PUBS TO VISIT POST-LOCKDOWN
We are delighted to be open indoors and out and have loved welcoming so many of you. Our Orangery has proved so popular that we have decided to keep it for another couple of months to to give a covered outdoor option whilst the weather is unpredictable! Every table has it's own heater and there are blankets for cooler evenings. We are serving our full a la carte menus AND our wood-fired pizza kitchen is open for the summer.
We are very busy, so please book in advance for food. You can book online here.
If you fancy popping in for a drink, then just come along, there are plenty of tables available.
What an emotional roller coaster the last year has been - from lockdowns and tiers to changing guidelines, the one thing that has been clear is the amazing support and encouragement we have had from you, our customers and friends. So, thank you from the bottom of our hearts - you are the very best!
Since re-opening, we have operated above and beyond the government guidelines and have stood out as one of the safest places to enjoy a meal out. The feedback we have received from guests, in terms of safety, food and service has been 5 star and makes us very proud of our amazing team! We have worked hard to put in place systems to ensure you feel safe and comfortable, so please have a look at what we are doing to keep you safe here. Whilst things may look a little different, the White Hart magic is still there!
A foodie gem the heart of Oxfordshire, offering relaxed nibbles, pizzas or award winning a la carte.
Located in the pretty village of Fyfield, the lovingly restored 15th century hostelry is an unforgettable setting - whether you dine inside or in our garden, where our terrace pergolas provide a relaxed setting for food and drinks.
Our passion is to create the best in Modern British Dining sourced from local suppliers and our kitchen gardens. This ensures food is fresh and keeps our carbon footprint low.
The White Hart has held two rosettes for culinary excellence for fifteen years running and the quality of ingredients is at the heart of our ethos.
Mark and his highly skilled team of chefs prepare all of the dishes fresh on the premises everyday, including bread, pasta, ice cream and even the horseradish sauce for Sunday roasts. We aim to delight the eyes and excite the palate with delicious food.
Our new outdoor wood-fired kitchen, provides more informal dining in a chilled and relaxed setting, to enjoy artisan pizzas and a drink or two.
FUNCTIONS & EVENTS
From private dining, to weddings and in-house events
Owing to our unique layout, we cater for a variety of functions, from intimate dinner parties to weddings, larger celebrations, wakes and business meetings. Our pizza oven is also available to hire for private functions.
A family-run business
Since arriving at the White Hart in 2005, Mark and Kay Chandler have restored this beautiful hostelry to its 15th century former glory. The space is steeped in history, yet a modern, informal vibe prevails. As a family-run business, everything here is done with care, thought and passion.
OUR MENUS - FRESH, SEASONAL, LOCAL.
We are passionate about provenance. Our kitchen garden provides wonderful produce picked just hours before arriving on your plate. Local woodlands and hedgerows also offer seasonal delights, from wild garlic and mushrooms, to blackberries and elderflowers.
FROM OUR CUSTOMERS
“A Foodies' Paradise... one of my favourite places to eat"
Denise Barkley, The Oxford Times
“One of the most memorable meals in recent history. Every dish was faultless... Not only is Mark Chandler’s food seasonal to an extreme, the ingredients positively radiate with fresh picked taste and texture.”
Katherine MacAlister, Oxford Mail
"Wow! Without a doubt the best food I have had in Oxon. The extra attention to detail makes the visit worthwhile. Excellent service too."