We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pinto Lounge

€€ - €€€, Cafe,
21 High Street, Banbury OX16 5EG, England
+44 1295 275467
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (30 reviews)
“tapas” (50 reviews)
“hero burger” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
Bar, Cafe, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
21 High Street, Banbury OX16 5EG, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (329)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 328 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely staff, nice decor, menu is varied and food has always been lovely! Child friendly, I went here often when Feeding my son for a cuppa and some toast. The breakfasts are lovely. All in all just a great place to eat and drink, suitable...More

Thank KR071115
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely time visiting Pinto, Love the decor, Love the food, love deals, love the cocktails! Love Love Love!!!

Thank Kaivynie P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited 3 days in a row when visiting Banbury to help family move house. Had food each time and every time was impeccable. Loved the Goan curry and the wine was also great. Service was always second to none. Number 1 go to place when...More

Thank TomGrantEsp
PintoLounge, Supervisor at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, I'm so glad you enjoyed your experience here at Pinto! The Goan curry is delicious, good choice! See you soon! Best Wishes, Kai

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having used this venue before I decided to call in for breakfast. I sat near the counter as I was on my own and the smell of sewage was obvious, however the breakfast arrived almost immediately and as I was in a rush decided to...More

Thank Reaper7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family went there because we needed something to eat. I was looking around and the decoration was quite nice however when me and my dad went to order we were shocked at how the bartender sorted out the salads for the kids...More

Thank Ewan M
PintoLounge, General Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ewan M, Thank you ever so much for taking the time to review our Lounge. I am sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your visit Please contact me on pinto@thelounges.co,uk as i would like to discuss this in more detail with you. Very much looking...More

Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

I had brunch with my toddler, my friend and her baby. The food was delicious and the service was amazing! We felt very relaxed, even though my toddler wanted to get out of her high chair. Rachel, our brilliant server, brought the blackboard easel and...More

1  Thank joannie1980
PintoLounge, General Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Joannie1980, Thank you so much for taking the time to review out Lounge. I'm very pleased you enjoy visiting us. Rachel is amazing! we love her. Look forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed 2 March 2018

Good selection of food, service is always friendly. Very child-friendly - we've been bringing our 5 year old since she was born.

Thank Iain5Lewis
PintoLounge, Supervisor at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thank you so much! We look forward to seeing you again soon! Best Wishes, Kai

Reviewed 23 February 2018

The staff are friendly, I am quite particular and always ask for adjustments to be made to drinks and food. I've never been made to feel like a pain or that I'm putting the staff out. Everything I have asked for they have catered for....More

1  Thank Sindy M
PintoLounge, General Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Hi Sindy M, Thank you so much for your kind review. We are so pleased you enjoy visiting us!! See you soon

Reviewed 18 February 2018

Ate here twice during a week's stay nearby. Good food, generous portions, friendly staff. Dog- and child-friendly. Delicious chocolate and ginger torte. We love this chain of cafe bars!

Thank Jill W
PintoLounge, Supervisor at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Hey Jill, Thank you so much for leaving a review! I love our Dark Chocolate and Ginger Torte too! It goes great with a Cappuccino! Hope to see you soon! Best Wishes, Kai

Reviewed 15 February 2018

I have eaten here on many occasions and the food is always good. Have had brunch, lunch and tapas. Great customer service. Can highly recommend the Lounge Breakfast - love the sausage patties. Great long island iced teas. Suitable for families

Thank yeuch
PintoLounge, Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Hi yeuch Thank you very much for taking the time to write this lovely review! Long Islands are one of my faves too....Hope to see you very soon! Kind Regards Jess

Nearby HotelsSee all 10 hotels in Banbury
Mercure Banbury Whately Hall Hotel
958 reviews
.23 km away
Cromwell Lodge
605 reviews
.25 km away
Best Western Banbury House Hotel
585 reviews
.48 km away
Easington House
248 reviews
.61 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Zushi Japanese Restaurant
248 reviews
.15 km away
Siam House
151 reviews
.15 km away
Ye Olde Reindeer
337 reviews
.14 km away
The Granary Cafe
146 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Banbury Museum
176 reviews
.41 km away
St. Mary's Church
29 reviews
.21 km away
Peoples Park
64 reviews
.52 km away
Castle Quay Shopping Centre
37 reviews
.29 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
16 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Gregg H | Reviewed this property |
I have only ordered from the Blackboard but I am going in tomorrow for a business Lunch so will ask the Chef who will come and discuss your needs if you want a meal but have allergy issues. I know he de-glutened a Burger for... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$21
Bar, Cafe, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 High Street, Banbury OX16 5EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Banbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 275467
  • E-mail
Pinto Lounge is an informal, neighbourhood food led cafe lounge that's open 9am till 11pm everyday. Where families, friends, and locals can enjoy coffee, cocktails and loads in between! A nice big breakfast, something light to eat at lunch time and some tasty tapas in the evening. All in the relaxed comfortable environment of a lounge. We have a heated courtyard and well behaved children and dogs are welcome too!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing