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The Real China - CLOSED

41 Oxford Castle | New Road, Oxford, England
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10 Dec 2012
“Restaurant now closed”
8 Jul 2012
“Oh Dear! 8PM Dinner Disaster”
Restaurant Hours Closed
41 Oxford Castle | New Road, Oxford, England
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Reviewed 10 December 2012

The food here was just dreadful. The restaurant is now closed which reflects the quality of the food and the poor atmosphere.

1  Thank ArtyOxford
Reviewed 8 July 2012

I fancied a cheap meal and went to the Real China in the Oxford Castle complex. A big restaurant with about 30+ tables, I should have trusted my instincts when I saw only 1 table occupied at 8PM; nevertheless, I went in. The buffet was...More

Thank Richie-In-Oxon
Reviewed 28 June 2012

An all-you-can-eat buffet with a tiny selection of overcooked, underflavoured mush. Not worth any price and only just tolerable. Drinks service also unreasonably slow.

1  Thank tripleplay97
Reviewed 26 May 2012

Wanted to try this as we miss old EAMAYL in Oxford. So disappointed - arrived and the tables are chipped and customers have scratched their names on.Plates were chipped, some dessert plates so badly chipped that you couldn't use them because you might cut your...More

1  Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 5 May 2012

Only one other couple when we went in, and we had to wait to be seated. Then we had to wait (and wait) for drinks orders to be taken. Duck pancakes good, spare ribs very good. Other food looked like it had been there a...More

Thank SusieSooJo
Reviewed 30 April 2012

Been in for one lunchtime and one evening. Neither are recommended. The main problem is that the food is lukewarm at best. It included that well-known Chinese staple the sausage roll! There is little variety and the service is unsmiling.

Thank johncharles
Reviewed 22 April 2012

Having been to the real china in Cheltenham many times we were looking forward to the many different dishes and a good meal. It was barely edible. The chicken could only be described as a squishy lump with no taste. The selection of food was...More

1  Thank Tracey H
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  • Address: 41 Oxford Castle | New Road, Oxford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
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