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The Rose

51 High Street | 51 High Street oXofrd, Oxford OX1 4AS, England
+44 1865 244429
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“scones” (51 reviews)
“cake” (19 reviews)
“ciabatta” (9 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 18:00All hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
51 High Street | 51 High Street oXofrd, Oxford OX1 4AS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch today - very good friendly service, excellent food at very reasonable prices. Would definitely go again when in Oxford.

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Went to beautiful Oxford..sightseeing and shopping for my birthday. Had lunch in The Rose. Staff were lovely and very friendly, food was gorgeous. I would highly recommend it.

Thank curph2017
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Recommended by our walking tour guide, this cage was very good. They fresh teas, coffee and delightful cakes - a bit expensive at £4.25 a slice but well worth it. It proved to be a delightful stop off. Good service. Elegant/comfy surroundings

Thank CoventryFlower
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Visited here based on a recommendation. It was a really enjoyable visit, but it was the same as any other tea room. The staff were friendly, but it was clearly they wanted your custom then leave. The tea was OK - when serving tea leaves...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Lovely tea house and coffees would definitely return.Lovely interior and quiet atmosphere.The employees were professional and helpful,

Thank tarad476
Reviewed 25 October 2017

WE were recommended this cafe/restaurant and it didnt disappoint! WE missed lunch time hours, but what we ordered exceeded expectations! Really tasty food, with lots of tasty salad and gorgeous teas and coffees! thank you for making our visit to Oxford so special!

1  Thank Anna S
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Walking around Oxford with a dog on what must have been the busiest day of the year (graduation day) we were desperate to find a cafe with outside seating. Clearly at a premium in Oxford we found this establishment where we sat at the only...More

1  Thank ROBINONorwich
Reviewed 7 October 2017

I had a cream tea, my wife had a a cake. The scones were fresh and very good; my wife's cake was moist and tasty. This a pleasant and unpretentious place which, unlike some other places in Oxford that serve afternoon tea, is not supercutesy.

1  Thank Aismyfirstname W
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Popped in for dinner and a cuppa... We were served the wrong teas, or rather the right teas but to the wrong person, unfortunately only one of us takes milk and sugar and guess which one was poured first... Told the waitress, who after some...More

2  Thank Simon T
The Rose O, Manager at The Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Dear Simon Thank you for your feed back.. I am so sorry you are disappointed from our place. We try to give the best and fresh food we can every time, and we do explain about our teas and food in our menu, or you...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017

Dropped in on a drizzly Saturday afternoon and the place was packed. Turned away newcomers. Service was very prompt and the tea and scones were excellent. Easy to see why they were so busy. Definitely stop here for a mid-afternoon break.

Thank BobKonecny
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 High Street | 51 High Street oXofrd, Oxford OX1 4AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 244429
  • E-mail
The Rose is a small restaurant and tea room in High Street in Oxford, which serves First class, fresh prepared organic food.From our breakfast,lunch to our afternoon teas, we take great care in choosing the best ingredients available and preparing our food from scratch. We as The Rose Team try to give 100% to our customer form chefs preparing the food from scratch,and the team at front door so we can give you the best relaxing time and enjoying experience. Thank you The Rose Team :)
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