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Welcome Break Oxford

M40 Motorway | Junction 8a, Waterstock OX33 1LJ, England
+44 1865 877000
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  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
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“mushy peas” (5 reviews)
“tartare” (2 reviews)
“beans” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Fast food, British
M40 Motorway | Junction 8a, Waterstock OX33 1LJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Can't believe a service area can be so nice. Good outlets all neat clean and tidy. Good decoration well designed. Great sitting in the window watching the world go by and very comfortable. Excellent place

Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice little pit stop on our way home from Bournemouth. Lots of seating area. Expensive but to be expected. No subway or McDonalds though, slightly disappointed about this.

Thank mbm123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just a normal stop off to use the facilities! Queues for Burger King and KFC so we tried Tossed, cannot recommend enough, healthy lovely food. Everything clean. Also Starbucks drive thru!

Thank KatieGillianCampbell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This stop off has been greatly improved by a fresh and welcoming range of food outlets; I used to avoid it, but now I will actively choose to stop here. Clean tables, highchairs, toilets and floors. A Tossed salad bar with a massive range of...More

Thank Malibu_Jenny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In a good location off of the M40 with plenty of free parking. The services has lots of different shops and a good drive through Starbucks too. The shops inside the services are very expensive though!

Thank RhinoKellie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overpriced and average coffee and plastic food - but that's the norm for service stations. The real insult is the £100 fine slapped on for inadvertently going over the two hours parking time. Yes, it was our fault, and yes, there were signs - but...More

Thank Annie J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went into the Burger King at this Welcome Break services for lunch. It wasn't busy at all and the service was awful, the guy who served me, didn't understand what I was ordering and pointed to the complete wrong meal on the board, and said...More

Thank tompettit88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Happened to be the located in the right spot at the right time for a lunchtime snack (Waitrose sandwiches being the saving grace), otherwise I am not one to choose a motorway stop, especially one where you could get pretty snarled up jostling for a...More

Thank ChrisBrown38
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for a rest stop 🛑 the general area was clean and tidy. The pond could do with a little pick as there was a lot of litter which isn't good for the fish.

Thank Justin B
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We stayed at the Ramada on the same site and used the services for a sick. there is seating on a decked area with a water feature, some seats on another external area and a good choice of food outlets etc within. It was very...More

Thank Chris383
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: M40 Motorway | Junction 8a, Waterstock OX33 1LJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Waterstock
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 877000
Welcome Break Oxford, offering a wide range of famous High Street food brands to help you along your journey. Additional facilities include fully licensed Ramada hotel, Starbucks Drive Thru and 24 hour Starbucks & WHSmith. Cash machines, toilets, showers and 24 hour forecourt are also available at Welcome Break Oxford. Fodo brands include KFC, Burger King, Tossed, Subway and Harry Ramsden's. Waitrose is open until 10pm 7 days a a week. Free unlimited WiFi is available and parking is free for the 1st 2 hours.
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