Welcome

Sally, Chris, Anthony and Faith welcome you to the John Bunyan, a real family run country pub set in a picturesque location nestled in woodland on the edge of the new Heartwood forest.  The pub was named after John Bunyan, a local preacher who wrote Pilgrims Progress and who preached and occasionally lodged in the cottage, the ruins of which are near the pub.

As of the 4th of July we will be reopening our doors, can’t wait to welcome you all back for food and drink. Due to covid 19 Things will be different but PUBS ARE OPEN. On weekends it will be bookings highly recommend  (call 01582832037) so please book early to avoid disappointment our trading hours will be 12-3  4-7  8-close Saturday and Sunday, closing in between to deep clean . Week days will be normal hours we still recommended booking. Please remember we can only have so many people on site for yours and our safety there will also be a one way system in place.We are also asking where possible that only one person from each table comes to the bar to order.So don’t be offended if your not booked and turned away we want to see and serve you all but it must be safely.

The pub has free wifi , a large outdoor seating area and large car park with plenty of grassed area for children to play on. The pub itself is adorned with over 700 plates and jugs and offers a selection of pub games including darts and shove halfpenny. We welcome walkers, cyclists, dog walkers and horse-riders. In winter a real log fire makes it very cosy. We also cater for all occasions including weddings, christenings, birthdays.


Children under 14 are not allowed in the pub except for private parties. Sorry for any  inconvenience