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Cafe Noir Wine Bar & Restaurant - CLOSED

3 Manor Buildings Osler Road | Headington, Oxford OX3 7RA, England
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good58%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
19 Dec 2014
“courteous service and lovely pastries”
29 Jul 2013
“Service with a smile!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Wine Bar, Middle Eastern, Persian
3 Manor Buildings Osler Road | Headington, Oxford OX3 7RA, England
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Reviewed 11 December 2012

We return and return to this friendly restaurant. The food is excellent, freshly cooked and delicious. A firm favourite.

Thank Spice-7
Reviewed 5 December 2012 via mobile

In north England, the 'straw chips' I was served with my beef stroganoff would be called scranshuns - bits of batter from the bottom of the fryer. Some people love scranshuns, I don't. I wanted chips. These things were high in fat - more so...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2012

We went here for a birthday celebration, the food was excellent, not Michelin star stuff, but tbh, not far from it! The service was good, attentive but not intrusive friendly and knowledgable. I would recommend this to anyone looking for a good meal out. If...More

Thank Adam C
Reviewed 26 October 2012

I have been using cafe noir for years and never had a bad meal though I have always only had the steak, in fact I think this is one of the few restaurants that I frequent that I would only order the steak because they...More

Thank asl12
Reviewed 19 September 2012

A firm favorite of my companion and her friends - it was a total pleasure to visit, this my first occasion. An authentic cafe feel to it and if anything the dark decor adds to the ambience. The owner was chatty and keen to talk...More

Thank SteveS247_12
Reviewed 27 August 2012

Overall the evening was very nice and enjoyable. We were inside and there is a special atmosphere. It is very cosy. You sit quite close to the next table and your conversations are relatively quiet (or everyone can clearly hear you). The prices are a...More

Thank Y_and_M12
Reviewed 16 August 2012

Well-established and surviving despite the competition from all the new restaurants. Tasty food and bar atmosphere but decor drab and dated. Worth a visit for the food.

Thank Brian A
Reviewed 5 August 2012

We visited cafe noir on the spur of the moment, with grandad and 2 children in tow. We received a great welcome and the kindness of the staff continued throughout the meal, with particular attention paid to our children. The food was delicious ("magnificent" in...More

Thank MaryBriggs
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Wine Bar, Middle Eastern, Persian
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  • Address: 3 Manor Buildings Osler Road | Headington, Oxford OX3 7RA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
Hidden gem, fantastic food and service.
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