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Castleyard Cafe

44-46 Oxford Castle, Oxford OX1 1AY, England
+44 1865 250986
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
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“castle tour” (3 reviews)
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44-46 Oxford Castle, Oxford OX1 1AY, England
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Although the café does not open until 10 a.m., the staff kindly allowed me to use the restroom before I joined the 10 a.m. guided tour of the Prison. After the tour, I returned to the café to sit down and to restore my strength....More

Thank June P
Reviewed 11 March 2018

really nice carrot cake with lovely latte to wash it down. looked like nice menu. has toilets and is clean and everyone is very pleasant. this place is right next to the entrance of the castle.as for being rude or familiar this was never the...More

Thank mark g
Reviewed 18 February 2018

We dropped in to have a restoring cup of tea and a slice of cake. We chose an Almond and Orange cake, which was very moist, dense and flavoursome. Very quite, nice clean decor and plenty of books to read, donations to a local charity,...More

Thank Aquabelle29
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Welcomed coffee break at end of castle tour . Flat white was very good and service with a smile and decent price

1  Thank Simon S
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Haven't a clue about the quality of coffee/cake and will never return to find out. We arrived at 9.45am (it is advertised as being open from 9.00am!). The door was open and we entered to be cheerfully told that they wouldn't be open for 15...More

Thank Marandker
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place to have a coffee and a cake. Check your chair before you sit down. Mine collapsed dumping me in a heap on the floor.

1  Thank MrW777
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Good selection of snacks and drinks but do not have milk shakes. Staff polite and helpfull and Premisses very clean

1  Thank Arthur D
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Popped in on a visit to Oxford with a travelling friend. The chap behind the counter gave us lots of great advice about what to see and do in Oxford, as well as making us our morning coffee. Amazing portion sizes, and definitely value for...More

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

A fine place to enjoy morning coffee before the tour of the castle began, with a good Flat White coffee and a fresh, flaky croissant. Sadly my wife's chocolate cake had been too long uncovered and was rather dry. Minus a point there.

Thank Alan1fromOz
Reviewed 7 March 2017

there is no menu only what sandwiches are on display. all the sandwiches were meat I asked if i could have a cheese and cucumber sandwich they said yes thats fine, but only had white bread to offer and did not mention that the cheese...More

Thank marianne j
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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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10:00 - 17:00
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10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44-46 Oxford Castle, Oxford OX1 1AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 250986
Enjoy a cup of tea and a slice of cake whilst soaking up the atmosphere of our beautiful, historic castleyard! We also have a fantastic selection of sandwiches - with bread courtesy of a local craft bakery - cakes, buiscuits, coffee's and so much more! Why not come down and see for yourself? Free Wifi is also available to all customers.
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