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The Pickled Walnut

137-139 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1HU, England
+44 1865 430478
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“lentil soup” (5 reviews)
“mixed grill” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
137-139 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1HU, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went with 2 vegetarian friends and we’d a great meal: the usual falafel, hummus accompanied by more unusual smoked aubergine, freekah, roasted cauliflour. The food is really good. We’ve had both eat in and take out, with both being of similar quality.

Thank David G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been several times there and it was quite good. We have also taken food away a few times but it was never as good. Yestersday, we ordered again by phone and then came to pick the food. Once at home, we realized the...More

Thank markM6391LL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went for lunch with family visiting from overseas We loved the food at Pickled Walnut; the meat was well flavoured and there is wide variety of vegetarian dishes making this a good place to go to with vegetarian friends and family. Staff were attentive,...More

Thank ssidh
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

definitely best for small groups, does a fine mezzo, and other middle eastern dishes in nice big portions washed down with lebanese wine or beers of the region. service friendly

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

I was starving, working late and couldn’t make up my mind. Not only did Sam choose for me, he delivered it to my door himself. The food was absolutely perfect. That evening, I called people in 3 different countries to tell them how delicious my...More

Thank Maroe73
Reviewed 4 July 2018

2 adults and one 20 toddler £41 attempted bill chicken soup is veg soup with chicken added its a broth hench zero tatse not even the chicken, so £5 plus starter no effort to justify the price and zero soup prep you are selling a...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Medium priced. Good selection. Generous portions. We shared 3 starters between 4 of us then all had a main course. They were all delicious but the dish parsley and walnuts is pretty much mainly just parsley! I had the falafel wrap which was great. The...More

Thank billinlau
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Had a very nice dinner. Relaxed atmosphere, smiling staff, some dishes were really top (e.g. humus, walnut p., other dips), bread was nice and fresh... the Libanese white and red wines were extremely good (they were the most expensive on the menu but only cost...More

Thank PhafaLeHardi
Reviewed 26 April 2018

The restaurant itself has a lot of space which was really great for a relaxed weekday dinner. I liked trying dishes I wasn't familiar with and we both really enjoyed our food. Lots of vegetarian options available and service was good.

Thank Chloe L
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The first thing i like about the place is that it has enough seating to not require a booking, which is no small thing on a weekend on cowley road. The dishes i really enjoyed were the pickled walnut starter, the lamb koshkash and the...More

Thank Arnbull
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137-139 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 430478
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