With 261 restaurants, pubs and cafes reviewed on the site, here are the top 10 in the Stroud area, as reviewed by Tripadvisor users.

  • Amalfi: Market Street, Nailsworth, Stroud - with five stars overall and 622 excellent reviews.

“The food was fantastic, best Italian I have had, the service was also fantastic.” Wrote James H, “If you visit the Cotswolds, no matter how far away you are from this restaurant you have to visit here.”

  • The Olive Tree Mediterranean Restaurant & Pizzeria: 28 George Street, Nailsworth, Stroud - with 4.5 stars overall and 574 excellent reviews.

“We wanted quality, freshly made and interesting choices and we were not disappointed.” Wrote mc8sr. “All the food was excellent and it was hard to choose what we wanted most. The management and service team are very friendly, we had a laugh and pleasant conversation.”

  • Toni's Kitchen at Bisley House: Toni's Kitchen Middle Street, Stroud - with five stars overall and 108 excellent reviews.

“Excellent fresh quality ingredients and just the right portion size so that we could enjoy three courses.” Wrote teddybear0987. “Attentive service but not overbearing, all in all, a good evening.”

  • La Campagna Restaurant & Bar: 56 High Street, Stonehouse, Stroud - with 4.5 stars overall and 166 excellent reviews.

“I wanted a restaurant that was friendly, clean and above all traditional food.” Wrote coffeelola01. “The service was 5* from the time we arrived to the time we left, staff very helpful when choosing what to eat, food was hot, delicious and full of flavour.”

  • Sorrento Italian Restaurant: Sorrento Russell Street, Stroud - with 4.5 stars overall and 820 excellent reviews.

“Very good authentic pizzas, with good pricing and a nice sized pizza.” Wrote Cayusez. “If I lived locally, I would definitely return. Staff are polite and friendly. Lots of choice and all the food that came out for other tables look great.”

  • Birch Restaurant: 6 Union Street, Stroud - with 4.5 stars overall and 233 excellent reviews.

“The service was friendly, efficient and really charming. Wrote 369christinap. “The food was fantastic and the flavours were brilliant! The price for the quality is excellent. “

  • Williams Food Hall: 3 Fountain Street, Nailsworth, Stroud - with 4.5 stars overall and 241 excellent reviews.

“William’s extends from a traditional, tiled fish shop on the high street in this interesting town.” Wrote Timtraveller5. “Service was excellent. Prices are not cheap but the quality, freshness and variety of flavours justify the expenditure.”

  • The Butchers Arms: Sheepscombe, Stroud - with 4.5 stars overall and 239 excellent reviews.

“The staff were all great, not letting the current restrictions stop the warmth of their personality come through, and portions were plentiful!” Wrote 332rosiec. “We had the scampi and fish and chips, and both were delicious. Our dog had the dog friendly ice cream, and wholeheartedly approved!”

  • The Frocester George: Peter Street Stonehouse, Frocester - with 4.5 stars overall and 129 excellent reviews.

“Really enjoyed our lunch of open sandwiches.” Wrote _charlie_c_brown. “Superb staff and service. Surroundings were very nice, old fashioned quality pub/hotel. Thoroughly recommend it.”

  • The Bistro at Cardynham House: Tibbiwell Street, Painswick - with 4.5 stars and 165 excellent reviews.

“The service was brilliant, so friendly and welcoming.” Wrote FayganHQ. “All the food we had was absolutely delicious, clearly made with care and extra touches. A lovely old building in beautiful Painswick. We loved it and would like to return.”