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The Rose

51 High Street | 51 High Street oXofrd, Oxford OX1 4AS, England
+44 1865 244429
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“scones” (46 reviews)
“ciabatta” (10 reviews)
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09:00 - 18:00All hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
51 High Street | 51 High Street oXofrd, Oxford OX1 4AS, England
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

We've eaten here several times and the food has been very good but we tried it yesterday and it was disappointing. We both ordered theCream Tea Special but when it came the cream was yellow and tasted like butter. We queried this and were told...More

Thank Peter602014
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped off for lunch and a brew. Staff were friendly and helpful, answering our queries. We both had broccoli & courgette soup, very tasty, served with a warm ciabatta. My wife had a pot of tea and I had coffee both of which were very...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

When tea arrived in England there was a glut of milk available from the farmers and a glut of sugar available from the plantations in the Caribbean. Hence, a gullible public was persuaded that tea should be taken with milk and sugar. A visit to...More

1  Thank Farecomment
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The Rose is a beautiful cafe! The service is prompt and the staff very friendly! It has a beautiful view of the university examination schools and great decor! The food and tea is fantastic too!

1  Thank Tim B
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We had such a delicious breakfast at The Rose. Very pleasant lady served us. Nothing was too much trouble.

1  Thank LindaBrentwoodUK
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is one of the cheaper options for tea in Oxford. I got the cream tea special. The salad was pretty good, and I loved the dressing, but the sandwiches were only ok. The scones were good, but the orange cake was very dry. Also,...More

1  Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Popped in part way through a visit to the Botanics. It was well worth the walk back. The service was good, a really lovely friendly waitress. We just wanted coffee and cake. The coffee was really good and the cakes were so moist and tasty....More

Thank Lady Flavia
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We went to Oxford for the day and after having walked around sightseeing we found this lovely cafe which served some nice cakes, assorted teas and coffee it was very quaint

1  Thank cjreddi68
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We arrived very late in the afternoon when other cafe's had stopped serving lunch so we were grateful that The Rose would still serve hot food. I chose a mushroom risotto which was incredibly salty it almost made my eyes water! Generally the waiting time...More

1  Thank Gill L L
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Really enjoyed our visit, enhanced by the window seats on a sunny day. I had the full English equivalent which though not massive (I have a big appetite so had to increase with add-ons) was clearly made with high quality ingredients. My partner went with...More

1  Thank gsuphosdwn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 High Street | 51 High Street oXofrd, Oxford OX1 4AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 244429
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The Rose is a small restaurant and tea room in High Street in Oxford, which serves First class, fresh prepared organic food.From our breakfast,lunch to our afternoon teas, we take great care in choosing the best ingredients available and preparing our food from scratch. We as The Rose Team try to give 100% to our customer form chefs preparing the food from scratch,and the team at front door so we can give you the best relaxing time and enjoying experience. Thank you The Rose Team :)
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