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News Cafe

1 Ship Street, Oxford OX1 3DA, England
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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“hash browns” (3 reviews)
“paninis” (4 reviews)
“tea cake” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British
1 Ship Street, Oxford OX1 3DA, England
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

Popped in here one weekend after we found out the restaurant we wanted try stopped serving at 10am. Good selection of breakfast options. Service was prompt. Definitely want to go back to try the cakes sitting on the counter which looked good

Thank Claire O
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Very normal place to have breakfast/brunche. There is plenty of place so it was one of the few places where we could go on a Sunday without reservation.

Thank martamodi
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Just of the high street next to a church is this little gem. They have everything from tea and scones, to soup, to full English all day. Ofcourse there is much more on the menu but you get the idea. There were a lot of...More

Thank Esther44-224
Reviewed 31 January 2017

The News Café has never let us down. Great tea. Delicous cakes and scones. Check the specials board for daily specials that don't disappoint. The staff is incredibly friendly and accommodating. You really have to try hard to not have a good time here.

Thank ShirleyAndBob
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We came here whilst being classic tourists in Oxford, I had the all the day breakfast and a latte. The service was great, Cafe was clean and the atmosphere was fine. The breakfast is good value when you consider the costs at other places. I...More

Thank Matai A
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Don't particularly recommend the coffee but nice selection of quick bites. I like the smoked salmon bagel. Quick service, and nice with it.

Thank KateWilson86
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Very warm, relaxing cafe, food was nice and well priced Only gave 4 stars due to lack of salad we got with our meals. 1 leaf and 1 cucumber slice :-) This could do with being addressed Other than that , a nice spot for...More

Thank Danny T
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Been infrequently popping into the News Café for years. Staff always helpful and cheerful. I have my occasional naughty fry-up here and look forward to it. Not keen on the tea, I'm a tea bag person but the coffee is good. Wife a very slow...More

Thank PandA4T
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Central just behind St Michael at the North Gate, quick service, very clean and very tasty full breakfast and very reasonable

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Just off the main shopping street. We had a lovely coffee and panini and our daughter enjoyed the tea cake. Nice and cosy and perfect stop for a rest and recharge. Good food at a reasonable price.

Thank Louise406634
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ship Street, Oxford OX1 3DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: 44-0-1865-24-23-17
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