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Rick's Cafe

88-90 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1JB, England
+44 1865 458108
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“french toast” (14 reviews)
“macaroons” (22 reviews)
Opens in 14 min
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
88-90 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1JB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I would give Rick's 6 stars if I could! This has been my favourite cafe for all four years of my degree and I would wholeheartedly credit my passing with having such a lovely, warm, friendly place to come to to work and relax! The...More

1  Thank ljewellvseggern
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely friendly staff who are happy to assist with any request- even for fussy eaters! The Captain America and French Kiss were Devine!

Thank scottylew41
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in Oxford for the day and decided to try Rick's based on the superb reviews. I'm a big fan of french toast - and find it really hard to source anywhere! The reviews were waxing lyrical about theirs, so I thought i'd pop...More

Thank Jo D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was visiting Oxford with a group of friends from Leeds and noticed this Cafe offered decent Vegetarian options. (Also cater for none Vegetarians as a couple of my friends were) Got recommended a Sandwhich by the staff which turned out to be a great choice,...More

1  Thank normgant11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this places whilst on a road trip, instantly met by a friendly guy who ran through the menu for us as we are vegetarian & vegan. Recommended some options to us and it did not disappoint! Amazing. A friend ordered a sandwich which...More

Thank Liam M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible customer service, one of the best I've ever received. Food was amazing, whole group I was with agreed. Couldn't ask for anything else.

1  Thank Max L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had yesterday a very delicious and lovely breakfast. This is a sweet french toast with banana and nutella. The cappuccino was great and the service was very friendly and kind. I spent a hour there and I really enjoyed my stay. Very recommendable!

Thank Hemma H
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Looking for breakfast on a saturday morning . Stumbled across a very friendly and welcoming Rick outside his cafe . Delightful service , characterful surroundings , excellent Latte and halloumi in a bun Would go again if I lived locally . But would highly reccomend.

1  Thank Jane T
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Rick's is a wonderful independent business with a relaxed atmosphere. The staff are friendly, the food is good and (importantly) very fairly priced! Most of all, the flat whites are the strongest and tastiest in Oxford. An additional bonus is that Rick's is open until...More

Thank James T
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Randomly stopped here when I dropped my bike off for a repair nearby. The Brunchwich of the week was absolutely excellent. I also had some nice French toast and good coffee. Good portions and the attention to detail shows how much they care about what...More

Thank Magnus G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88-90 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1JB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 458108
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