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The Jericho

) #46 of 471 Restaurants in Oxford €€ - €€€ , British,
56 Walton Street, Oxford OX2 6AE, England
+44 1865 311775
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
56 Walton Street, Oxford OX2 6AE, England
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Came on a Saturday evening for dinner. Online they had a vegan option but it was altered on the menu in the pub to have goats cheese in instead. So we asked, and they replied with they'd fix up a main to make it vegan....More

Thank gingercampervan
Reviewed 3 days ago

Came to Oxford to visit some friends and we were a bit late getting into Jericho, By the time we arrived must the pubs had stopped serving food. We had our dog with us, so needed a place that was pet friendly and had vegetarian...More

Thank Alison H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We popped in for a drink and a chat with friends. The service at the bar was good. The white wine was chilled and delightful to drink.

Thank Missi_Moo_69
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The inside is typical great pub but outside is amazing. Food is good and varied. Beer selection also good. Staff very friendlyMore

Thank James W
General Manager A, Manager at The Jericho, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Hi James, Thanks for taking time to review us! We're very proud of our new beer garden and are happy that it's going down well. Thank you for your kind words regarding our food and drink and also our friendly staff, we look forward to...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Visited for a gig in the upstairs music room. Lively pub downstairs, two gluten free beers available (Daura Damm and GF Peroni) in bottles (nice to have a choice, even if they're the two of the most commonly stocked variants (along with BrewDog's Vagabond)). As...More

Thank Rich B
General Manager A, Manager at The Jericho, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Hi Rich, Many thanks for your kind words, we're glad you were one of the lucky ones to catch Gaz performing at his spiritual home. Keep an eye out for some new gluten free beers as we are constantly striving to gain fresh and exciting...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Having been away from Oxford for a couple of years I spent my last day there before a long flight home wandering the city, bought a book and then the heavens opened and it poured and poured. Thankfully, I found a wonderful haven at the...More

Thank Alex B
General Manager A, Manager at The Jericho, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Hi Alex, We are so happy we helped make your final day in Oxford one to remember. If only the weather followed suit! We look forward to seeing you again with the family and thank you for taking time to write a review.

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Sat out in the new beer garden - it was fantastic! Probably the best beer garden in Oxford, definitely the best Christmas dinner in Oxford. Of all the staff it's got to be Ian and Jack that have the skills. Will be back. Again and...More

1  Thank Oughton
General Manager A, Manager at The Jericho, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Hello there! Thanks for the review, the garden is indeed a belter. Ian and Jack make a formidable duo and the rest of us can only aspire to be as grand as these two! Thanks again

Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

First time back in well over a decade, but the Jericho's still a great pub. While spending the day ambling round the city, it proved a relaxing spot to refresh with beer & bar snacks. Interesting artwork displayed & for sale too.

Thank Graham J
General Manager A, Manager at The Jericho, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Hi Graham, Thanks for reviewing us, we are happy we've managed to stand the test of time for you! Our recent menu change incorporates even more choice in terms of snackage so if your ever in or around Jericho come check us out!

Reviewed 25 March 2017

I like walking around in Jericho. I first became aware of it by reading "the Dead Of Jericho" by Colin Dexter (RIP) The Jericho is the perfect place to stop while walking. I once took a group of ladies of a certain age there and...More

Thank Santiago2009
General Manager A, Manager at The Jericho, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thanks for your review, we do our upmost to ensure every guest feels like they're in a home away from home. I'm pleased that on this occasion we lived up to our own high standards and expectations. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 25 February 2017

Great atmosphere and nice welcome. I liked the reservation system where instead of denying passers-by a table, they say on table that it is free until half 2, etc, allowing me to have a drink and a sitdown after my walk along the canal.

Thank GreyWelshWolf
General Manager A, Manager at The Jericho, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2017

Thanks for your response. We like to think that a table is not wasted and the idea for someone to sit and relax until the reserved group arrive is fairly important to us. We hope you enjoyed your walk

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Walton Street, Oxford OX2 6AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 311775
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome to Oxford's favourite pub.Just outside the old city gates in Oxford's historic suburb, you'll find The Jericho Tavern, a bastion of beautiful beers damn fine pub food and upcoming musical talent - so our learned patrons tell us. There's a touch of The Jericho's bohemian spirit about the pub, which is a hub of activity throughout the week and a favourite with film fans of the nearby Phoenix cinema.
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