Welcome to The Dun Cow

A traditional Village Pub & Kitchen in the heart of Hornton, North Oxfordshire. Comfortable, relaxed, welcoming and informal, we offer a range of cask ales, lagers, ciders and a carefully chosen wine list, most of which are available by the glass.

Been walking or gardening all morning? Just leave your boots by the door and warm your feet by the fire. What about the kids? We think that they should be welcomed, not just tolerated.

Just want a quiet drink, not a three course meal? Well, that’s fine by us but we do also serve unique and outstanding food. We buy superb ingredients directly from farmers & producers (mostly within a 30 mile radius of the pub) and we cook them in a way that lets their freshness and quality shine through. We’re also serious about seasonality and our menus are completely changed every month to reflect all that is freshest and at its best right now.

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November

PLEASE NOTE – we will not be serving food from the 20th of November until the 9th of December but the pub will still be open for drinks during our usual evening and weekend opening hours

November still brings fresh seasonal ingredients. This month we have rich, lean Venison Steaks served with a warm Cumberland Sauce.

Rabbits are in perfect condition to be gently casseroled with peas, carrots and lettuce. In this case, revenge is a dish best served with mash

Charity Quiz Night 

Our next Charity Quiz Night will be on Wednesday the 7th of December at 8:30. All entrance money (£2 per person) plus 10% of the bar takings will go to support the work of the Thames Valley Air Ambulance

A Real Sunday Roast

Ever been disappointed by a roast Sunday lunch in a pub? So have we, that’s why we refused to do the “usual pub roast” at The Dun Cow.

Instead, we cook Sunday Roasts for just for you and three (or more) family and friends. We cook the meat you choose, we don’t compromise on the ingredients and it’s all yours. We even parcel up the left overs for you to enjoy at home.

Just tell us by noon on Friday what you’d like from our Family Roast Menu and it’ll all be waiting for you at the time you choose on Sunday.

Want to know what our customers think? Take a look at our Tripadvisor reviews. As you’ll see, there are brickbats as well as bouquets (more bouquets, we’re pleased to say) and we take all comments very seriously. So, don’t be shy, tell us about your visit.

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