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Address: 4 Bath Place, Oxford OX1 3SU, England
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11:00 - 23:15
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Sun 11:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:15

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A great pub, but gets packed in summer.

The Turf is rather a nice pub - if you can find it. The food is fine, the drinks are reasonably priced and there's a large outside dining area. The downsides are that during... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 May 2016
Mike M
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Banbury, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always call into the turf when in Oxford. A quirky little pub down a little alleyway. If you're into inspector Morse or Endeavour then this place is a must.

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Perth, Australia
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Not sure how you could raise a yard-glass in this place unless you're really short or kneel down - but great to come and have a pint in this hallowed place of okker fame!

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Thank Terry G
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400 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

This used to be a hidden away gem with its own individual character. It is still hidden away and the buildings history makes it a "gem". However the drinks and food menu are the exactly the same as in 100's of other pubs in the chain ....

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Thank Montyf1
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41 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

The Turf is rather a nice pub - if you can find it. The food is fine, the drinks are reasonably priced and there's a large outside dining area. The downsides are that during summer this pub can get very crowded and it can also be difficult to get served during these busy periods because the main bar is tiny.... More 

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1 Thank Mike M
Suva, Fiji
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555 reviews
193 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015

great experience with food and drinks. Not suitable for rainy day. Normally closes by 11pm. Service is great and ideal venue to meet visitors to Oxford. Got wet on a rainy night. Need some help to locate the place as cannot be seen.

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Thank Iowane N
Naperville, Illinois
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

Including Morse and Lewis. Very nice staff, will allow you to have someone take your photo while you are behind the bar! Nicely hidden away place to go for one of those great Oxfordshire Bitters

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Thank dsblues
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26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

After a thilling match of real tennis we found ourselves famished and in need of sustenance. The tales of those political giants such as Clinton or Hawke will not be delved into her but the history of the place attracted me none the less. The service was able the food whilst appearing normal fare was delicious and atmosphere was excellent.... More 

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1 Thank Jon M
Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

I got shown this little gem by a friend, we stayed for 2 rounds and some triple cooked chips. I liked the selection of ciders and tap beers. Cool atmosphere

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2 Thank Smeegz
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

it was just ok - food was not so great i would say staff not terrible friendly everything pretty average

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Thank catherine j
West Midlands, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2015

Visited Turf on visit to Oxford. Lively, friendly pub. A 'Morse' pub. Food good fast service but could have been warmer.

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