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The Buttery

11-12 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AP, England
+44 1865 811950
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  • Very good30%
  • Average27%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible16%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
11-12 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From J Boy of Derby Good food outdoor seating,nice coffee and tea fast, and friendly service but the toilet does sadly let this place down. I know it's the public that cause this but it should be cleaned more often not good when I visited.

Thank John B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I dropped in for a quiche lunch with not much time before a planned tour. Food was very good and service was quick and efficient.

Thank SailSD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great value food plenty of it,service okay,very busy as it is right next to where all the tours meet

Thank scorpio m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited The Buttery on the 17 th May and found the staff to be very accommodating. However the state of the customer toilet was disgusting. Not only the loo itself but the room has never been cleaned for years!!! The food was poor, my...More

Thank janette3bn
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I was with a tour group and we had to wait for a couple of hours before we could tour the Bodleian Library so a friend and I struck off down the street to see what we could find for lunch. The Buttery looked quite...More

Thank mharrsch
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Have visited many times. Enjoyed food and drinks and pleasant staff. Clean and has tables outside. Hotel with rooms.

Thank Emily G
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We went here with a six year old and a baby in buggy. The staff were accommodating and seated us despite the place being busy. Food and drinks were excellent and good prices too.

Thank timgW2557YM
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I took a city break in Oxford and visted the Butterry Cafe. I only had a Latte because they don't do gluten free (I am coeliac). My wife had a smoothie and a piece of carrot cake. My Latte wasn't a Latte;...More

Thank jeb12015
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I'm always looking for a great baguette place but this is a very average one. filling wise, bread wise, staff wise etc shame because its in such a good spot.

Thank Flaghippo
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I like to use the independent coffee shops in Oxford. Stopped here for coffee and cake - the decaf was pretty tasteless and the cake was stale. I complained to the waiter but got little more than a grudging apology. Oh well, I guess there...More

Thank PJW82
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
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12:00 - 14:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11-12 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 811950
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