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The Oxford Arms

Troy Lane | 10 Mins From Bicester Shopping Village, Kirtlington OX5 3HA, England
+44 1869 350208
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Troy Lane | 10 Mins From Bicester Shopping Village, Kirtlington OX5 3HA, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wonderfully warm welcome with friendly and professional staff. Food was delicious . Well worth the walk up from the canal.

1  Thank buzbee2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not very inspiring from the outside. Small car park. Very friendly and professional service. Perfect Sunday lunch with roasters to die for. It does not get much better than this. Would always go back if passing!!

Thank M A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here yesterday (20/08/17) and both had the roast beef Sunday Lunch. Absolutely delicious! We both ate in near silence - a first for us! Melt in the mouth beef, perfect roast potatoes (crispy outer, fluffy inner), beautiful Yorkshires and delicious gravy. After an abomination...More

1  Thank Juliet G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped here for a mid-week lunch after a walk with the dogs at the nearby quarry site and canal. The welcome was warm and we sat outside in the very pleasant patio area. Service was good throughout. We had pumpkin tortellini with sage butter which...More

2  Thank WendyB170
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Just had a lovely Saturday lunch, from when you walk in the door, to when you leave the service and food are so good, my friend and I both had calves liver bacon black pudding and roast potatoes. It was really good. We couldn't manage...More

2  Thank lorraine l
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Perfectly cooked meat and a lovely Sunday roast. As well as this the deserts were fab and especially the truffles. Would recommend to anyone. Perfect service and friendly atmosphere to top it off. 10/10!

Thank Alasdair R
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Local ale is Hooky and guest ale Black sheep both kept and served perfectly. Daily menu change cooked by Bryn the owner every dish makes your mouth water We opted for 'posh' pate & hot smoked salmon tart followed by Cajun lamb burger and a...More

Thank Edpassey
Reviewed 19 June 2017

A 19th century English pub and eating house, The Oxford Arms serves unpretentious, delicious, “honest” English food with fresh ingredients grown themselves or sourced nearby, as much as possible. Ideally located for a leisurely country meal, the Oxford Arms is a 30-minute drive from Oxford...More

Thank GreatBlue2
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed with tonight's visit. We were first given the wrong menu which was then replaced with a second menu which was a smaller version on the first one. When I tired to order steak I was told it was not being cooked tonight as...More

4  Thank Hodgie2012
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Had a great meal in this lovely village pub to celebrate our sons recent engagement. Lovely cosy feel, delicious food and as a bonus there was a Morris Dancing convention taking place in the street outside - although that did mean the place was literally...More

1  Thank evil_edna
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5 April 2017|
Response from | Property representative |
Dear LME37, Yes, if your dog is well behaved and on a lead. Have you booked a table? Thanks, The Oxford Arms
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:45
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:45
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:45
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Troy Lane | 10 Mins From Bicester Shopping Village, Kirtlington OX5 3HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Kirtlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1869 350208
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The Oxford Arms is an award-winning dining pub in Oxfordshire run by Chef Patron Bryn Jones since 2003. We are situated 10 mins from Bicester Shopping Village. Reservations are highly recommended. Gluten free and vegetarian menus available.
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