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The Buttery

11-12 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AP, England
+44 1865 811950
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good31%
  • Average27%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
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“scones” (13 reviews)
“baguette” (7 reviews)
Closes in 25 min
20:30 - 23:00All hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
11-12 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All everything perfect. The bossess are perfect,the staff brilliant. When i come back to Oxford i will come back. I just can say thank you for everything tjat you made for us!

Thank Zararuiz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food at a reasonable price, great view too of the university. However what let's this place down is sadly the owner, the way he treated his staff in front of everyone was sadly quite appalling. Borderline xenophobic "my oriental friend", "you need to learn...More

Thank daveyh87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With pretty much a monopoly on outdoor seating on Broad Street this is going to be the choice of many on a sunny day in Oxford. Hard to believe that they can get it so wrong. A simple Americano took 15 minutes to be brought...More

Thank NormanLewis
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

From J Boy of Derby Good food outdoor seating,nice coffee and tea fast, and friendly service but the toilet does sadly let this place down. I know it's the public that cause this but it should be cleaned more often not good when I visited.

Thank John B
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I dropped in for a quiche lunch with not much time before a planned tour. Food was very good and service was quick and efficient.

Thank SailSD
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Great value food plenty of it,service okay,very busy as it is right next to where all the tours meet

Thank scorpio m
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We visited The Buttery on the 17 th May and found the staff to be very accommodating. However the state of the customer toilet was disgusting. Not only the loo itself but the room has never been cleaned for years!!! The food was poor, my...More

Thank janette3bn
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I was with a tour group and we had to wait for a couple of hours before we could tour the Bodleian Library so a friend and I struck off down the street to see what we could find for lunch. The Buttery looked quite...More

Thank mharrsch
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Have visited many times. Enjoyed food and drinks and pleasant staff. Clean and has tables outside. Hotel with rooms.

Thank Emily G
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We went here with a six year old and a baby in buggy. The staff were accommodating and seated us despite the place being busy. Food and drinks were excellent and good prices too.

Thank timgW2557YM
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
14:30 - 17:00
20:30 - 23:00
14:30 - 17:00
20:30 - 23:00
14:30 - 17:00
20:30 - 23:00
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20:30 - 23:00
14:30 - 17:00
20:30 - 23:00
20:30 - 23:00
14:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11-12 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 811950
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