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Jacobs Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
130 Godstow Road | Wolvercote, Oxford OX2 8PG, England
+44 1865 514333
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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130 Godstow Road | Wolvercote, Oxford OX2 8PG, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We were a small group for a weekday lunch. The menu was interesting although the inability to switch from the set to the a la carte was confusing and irritating. It would have been helpful if it has been pointed out that the fish a...More

Thank Libby P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A great garden with some animals. Nice atmosphere. Good food and friendly staff. Very decent wine for fair prices. What more can you ask for?

Thank andrebetting
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Used to eat here regularly but will not do so again. Service was slow , reception in bar was not as expected, only went in the bar as didn’t get any attention outside. Food was okay but nothing special. If you want cutlery etc. Then...More

1  Thank terry2883
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited for my grandfathers birthday lunch today with my 14 month old daughter in tow. Thoroughly enjoyed the food from the lunch set menu, the mushroom risotto was absolutely delicious. They serve a great coffee too. My daughter was not keen to sit still and...More

2  Thank Gemma B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I dined here on Friday 3rd August. The menu is limited and people who don’t like or cannot eat chips are not catered for. No new potatoes jacket potatoes. Chips or nothing. My chicken pie was tasty but over cooked. The jus was already poured...More

1  Thank NicFoley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We prebooked as it was for a family meal for 10 including a 2 yr old. Sat outside as it was very hot The waiter was very pleasant and helpful although it took a little while before we got our drinks as it was very...More

1  Thank Funtimefrank
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Someone told me about this place as they really enjoy going. Its a little gem. We were allowed to take bikes in the garden. Its a big garden. Lots of places to sit and chat. We only had drinks. But the best bit was sitting...More

1  Thank samandpaul2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a few friends for lunch. We chose the set lunch which though not extortionate was not that cheap at £15. All of us were underwhelmed. The whole occasion took two and three quarter hours (one of us had to wait two hours for...More

Thank philippa y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having been for a walk round Port Meadow this was an ideal pub to arrive at for a quiet beer. It did not disappoint. Particularly pleasing was the range of cask ales on sale. There was a large group of us but we were well...More

2  Thank Erasmus16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Group of 7 of us booked for dinner and overall had a lovely time. Positives are the staff are very friendly and attentive, the place is clean and the atmosphere is lovely. The food is good fresh quality and some of it is clearly homemade...More

1  Thank DCWH1
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8 June 2018|
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Response from Brighton75Lou | Reviewed this property |
We just turned up at about 7 pm and were able to sit outside without too much of a problem. You can call ahead but they only book the tables inside (I think). Amazing food, you will love it.
15 January 2017|
Response from davidkennedy636 | Property representative |
HI, Dogs are very welcome in the front bar and snug area. We even have free dog treats on the bar. David
David K
18 July 2015|
Response from John P | Property representative |
Not a lot @david!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Godstow Road | Wolvercote, Oxford OX2 8PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 514333
  • E-mail
From the owners of Oxford's award winning Jacobs & Field comes a new venture in the form of a Public House and Dining Room. Fireside bar area and snug, dining area and large garden containing Jacob's Pigs and Chickens. Food served all day every day from 9am to 10pm. Brunch, Lunch & Dinner.
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