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Address: 32 Walton Street | Jericho, Oxford OX2 6AA, England
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16:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Wed 16:00 - 00:00
Thu - Sat 16:00 - 01:00

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Great little bar!

We visited this great little bar on a recommendation from a friend (we're from London). A perfect find - fantastic cocktails, very reasonably priced (many about £7 each), small... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Helsfromn4
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21 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this great little bar on a recommendation from a friend (we're from London). A perfect find - fantastic cocktails, very reasonably priced (many about £7 each), small but very atmospheric. The cocktail menu was so extensive it was difficult to choose, and the bar tender was super friendly and very knowledgeable. Will definitely be back the next time... More 

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Thank Helsfromn4
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Raoul's is one of the best bars I have been to for cocktails, the bartenders are more than happy to tailor drinks to suit your taste and provide great entertainment when making the drinks. All the alcohol behind the bar is great quality and the menu is extremely varied. The bar itself has a great interior and plenty of seating.... More 

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Thank Sherree F
Oxford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I live in Oxford and went to Raoul's for an early evening chat and drinkies. I make cocktails at home so am fussy. The cocktails here are absolutely delicious: precise, fresh with a great mix of classics and novelties. The staff are courtly and friendly. At around £7 it's fair value and, early weekday evening at least,... More 

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Thank MandaJOxford
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best cocktail bar I have been to for a long time and we live in London. Small and intimate great cocktails all about £7 each. Great range of drinks. Would really recommend this place. Fantastic!

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Thank 103emma
Oxford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing, we learnt so much and met the absolute best bar tender who taught us all we now know about cocktail making. Antaris was brilliant at teaching and our knowledge of cocktails has expanded exponentially. Would definitely come again!!

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Thank robhw8
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Cocktails here are amazing, delicious and served with pizzazz. The staff are always friendly and it's a VERY popular bar. Be prepared to wait, especially at peak times, and come early if you want a table. We tend to go earlyish (6/7) on weekdays or Fridays and sometimes the staff are even able to give table service. My favourite watering... More 

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Thank Lizy T
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I reserved a seating area several weeks in advance for a Saturday night to celebrate my birthday. I also rang that day to confirm. The staff responded "it is probably still reserved" so I asked them to make sure and they said yes. Arriving at 8:30, the time the area was reserved, we found other people sitting there, with no... More 

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Thank Georgia E
Bar T, General Manager at Raoul's, responded to this review

Hi Georgia We were sad to hear about your experience. We would like to know whether you let the any staff members behind the bar know that you had reserved an area? Quite often, when we are busy, other guests will sit down in reserved areas when there is no where else to sit, even taking time to remove reservation... More 

London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic evening making cocktails with Antaris. Favourites included: Bourbon Brûlée, Red Baron, Pineapple and Caramel Collins. Highly recommend the course but if you don't have the time stop in for at least one delicious drink!

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Thank vmhale33
King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Went here for a few cocktails and the effort put in is amazing! Each cocktail is made to perfection and is worth every penny!! My boyfriend had the banana cocktail which was set alight!!

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Thank lwilliams1995
2 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

I visited Raoul's recently to show a good friend of mine to one of Oxford's better bars. On a quiet afternoon we were promptly greeted and offered pucker service by the young chap on the bar; a tab was setup and the drinks were delivered to our table. We were offered more but had to be on our way... The... More 

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