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$$ - $$$, British,
200 Abingdon Road, Oxford OX1 4RA, England
+44 1865 200055
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
200 Abingdon Road, Oxford OX1 4RA, England
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Reviewed today

Restaurant interior a bit Spartan, but the warmth of the service and the excellence of the food were of a high order. We both had three courses choosing different dishes. Each one was beyond expectation. The staff made us feel special and there were no...More

1  Thank John D
Reviewed today via mobile

What a fabulous time we had here. Tried several types of beers and several starters! Staff are informative, friendly and provide a great atmosphere. Spacious with seating inside and outside. Best pub we tried in Oxford.

1  Thank SunnyDebW
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very cosy place and friendly people. Delicious food. Also very nice vegetarian, vegan and glutenfree options.

3  Thank Robin L
Reviewed 5 days ago

I went with family for Sunday lunch. You ought to be aware that it there is no parking at the pub or in the streets around. You will have to park in the hotel opposite, with fees of £4 for two hours. OK if you...More

Thank WonbourneEater
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was so tempted to make some pun about the name of the pub, especially after we had such a nice meal. It was a nice day when we cycled to the pub so we were happy to see there were tables outside which we could...More

2  Thank Alec B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with the family and the dog, excellent service and great food. The dog was very happy and welcomed with a bowl of water. Good vegan options but with lots of meat dishes to satisfy all. Big portions so come hungry

2  Thank bobby_grice
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for lunch today based on the reviews on this site and was not disappointed. Menu was varied and had something for everyone. I had the homemade sausage rolls to start which were amazing! Steak for main which was also very nice (especially for the...More

2  Thank Alexander D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for a pub lunch, and got restaurant quality food. Flavoursome marinated harissa vegan tofu with brown rice and pickled mushrooms, washed down with cold cloudy cider. Perfect in the shade of the courtyard garden. Happy days.

2  Thank clairejaldridge
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff - really polite, friendly and professional. Food - remarkable steak, perfect fish of the day and very creative salads Wine - divine. Overall - would visit again soon.

3  Thank boykor
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was excellent and well worth the visit to this pub / restaurant. An added advantage was the guest ales available. The staff were knowledgable and helpful.

3  Thank eastshore2
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Questions & Answers
Lisa W
21 April 2018|
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Response from Tamara H | Property representative |
Hello, Most dishes where possible can be changes, we are a fresh food restaurant and can do this for allergies and gluten free alternatives also. The kitchen is open until 9pm Tue-Thurs, 9.30 Fri-sat & 12-4pm Sun. Hope this... More
Cathy H
10 February 2018|
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Response from Tamara H | Property representative |
Hello Cathy, Yes we are super dog friendly. The only times we are unable to accommodate them is after 7pm Friday and Saturday.
19 November 2017|
Response from Jeannie T | Reviewed this property |
A great menu for all pallets. Not cheap but it is reasonably priced
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Abingdon Road, Oxford OX1 4RA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 200055
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