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The White Horse

$$ - $$$, British,
52 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BB, England
+44 1865 204801
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (51 reviews)
“game pie” (11 reviews)
“bunny chow” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
52 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BB, England
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1 - 10 of 439 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Had a nice lunch here on a recent visit - very compact, very English pub! Tried the chicken, ham and mushroom pie which was nice. My wife had a salad - but in the salad was the core of a lettuce - see photo -...More

Thank LassiComeHome
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have lived within striking distance of Oxford for some years and can't believe we haven't been here before! We popped in when the city was awash with students who had been attending their formal October ceremony. We had checked out a couple of other...More

Thank Veronica110
Jacqueline P, Owner at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello and thank you so much for the review. Glad you enjoyed our homemade pie please come back soon perhaps try our curry or toad in the hole. Regards

Reviewed 6 days ago

We returned to this pub after a gap of about three years because we had such good memories of our last visit. We were not dissapointed. The staff were friendly and welcoming. The food was good and the atmosphere we great.

Thank tim p
Jacqueline P, Owner at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello and thank you so much for your review. Happy you enjoyed your visit. Please come back soon. Regards

Reviewed 6 days ago

I was here for a few beers whilst in Oxford the bar is very small compared to other bars in the area but still ok the staff very friendly and polite

Thank Eddie020173
Jacqueline P, Owner at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for you kind review please come back soon

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there for dinner with friends from the conference. Ordered a beef pie. Filling was yummy but the crust was bit hard. They made a great Pimms. Nice atmosphere.

Thank cpl_v
Jacqueline P, Owner at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review, sorry about the pie hope you told the staff. We will try to get it right next time (appointing a new kitchen team) Please come back soon Regards

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little pub with wonderful historic atmosphere. Friendly staff, great food and wonderful beer. A place I keep coming back to every time I visit Oxford.

Thank Karen D
Jacqueline P, Owner at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Well we love having you back. See you soon! Regards The White Horse team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tiny single bar pub in the centre of Oxford. Proper olde worlde sortof place. Lunch here is also full of character. Staff friendly and accommodating. Scottish mussels and chips is a simple but tasty dish which was enjoyed buy the entire party.

Thank Terry C
Jacqueline P, Owner at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello and thank you for your review. Happy you enjoyed our bar. It’s true we do keep our food simple but good quality. Please come back soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

passed this pub often during my visit to oxford, and popped in for a pint, excellent service, bar staff very polite, room seemed small, but it added to the excellent atmosphere to the pub, you can feel the history soaked into the walls, you can...More

Thank Bryan G
Jacqueline P, Owner at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Thank you for your comments. Yes we are very small. Not only Morse was filmed here but Lewis and now Endeavour. We are very lucky to be here in this 16th century Inn with all the history and character and are doing our best...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here for a quick lunch. What a delightful place. Like stepping back in time with the low ceilings and decor from Tudor England. Food was fantastic. Local beer yummy and friendly staff.

Thank sallysteer
Jacqueline P, Owner at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you we like the title ‘cool pub’ Hopefully see you soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were directed to this restaurant by the Inspector Morse tour guide. It is in a very good location on Broad Street in the heart of Oxford. All we knew about it was that the casts of Inspector Morse and its offspring would stop in...More

Thank rcw731
Jacqueline P, Owner at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Great news that we managed to please you and your group. We are very much a traditional pub with food and glad you enjoyed your visit. Please come back soon

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Jeff H
27 December 2016|
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Response from Jacqueline P | Property representative |
So sorry I very rarely get messages via Trip Advisor. We are actually closed until 6 January Happy new year from all at The White Horse
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Jeff H
27 December 2016|
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Response from hutto0573 | Reviewed this property |
It's small but we just walked in. I'd suggest at that time it might pay to try and book.
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SAOGGIRLS
17 July 2016|
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Response from Jacqueline P | Property representative |
Hi if it is a small group then it will be ok I will reserve a table for you ....what time please
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$4
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 204801
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Description
Located in the heart of the City sandwiched between Blackwells Bookstore and opposite the Sheldonian Theatre. A grade two listed building dating back to the 16th century. Famous for our Fish and Chips. Also famous for filming of Inspector Morse in the 1980's and more recently 'Lewis' and the new 'Endeavour' Real ales and traditional home cooked food makes us a must visit when you are in Oxford.We are not a gastro pub or restaurant, we are a great British Pub with Great pub food and drink. Open every day 12 till 11pm. Food all day till 9pm Please note Sunday closing 10pm
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