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Harry Ramsden

Thame Road | Welcome Break Oxford Services, M40 Motorway, Junction 8a, Waterstock OX33 1HT, England
+44 1865 877000
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible15%
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“these services” (11 reviews)
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Thame Road | Welcome Break Oxford Services, M40 Motorway, Junction 8a, Waterstock OX33 1HT, England
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

I don't usually review Service Stations but felt I had to on this occasion.. The area was very clean ,two really good stores and six eateries. Our daughter often callls in on her journey from London to us.. Would return again

Thank Hilary S
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Good place to stop for a coffee or eat something quick... the only problem is the families spending all day there...always busy and dirty...

Thank Kenneth1999-2000
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

As motorway service stations go, this is the best I’ve been in. Special mention should go to the cleaners who clear the tables and keep the place tidy. Not a nice job, but the ones we saw were friendly, smiling and doing an excellent job....More

Thank Bentleyboy68
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Visited this busy services for lunch where I ate at Harry Ramsden's. The food was OK but a little disappointing - I had a fish burger where the piece of fish was tiny and barely covered half of the bread roll. The services were clean...More

Thank manswa
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

I stopped off here on the way back home from Heathrow. Tossed had no queue and uses self service tablets to quickly order food. There’s a few other options here such as Subway, KFC and WH Smith’s. Toilets were fairly clean and had no queues....More

Thank Brad P
Reviewed 28 November 2017

I stopped here as a solo disabled person and really struggled. I see there isn't even a category for disabled amongst traveller types which backs up my thoughts that they aren't interested in disabled people. I was poorly when I stopped and struggled to find...More

Thank spabbygirl l
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

That exactly what these places are for. To have a break during your trip. It serves all your purposes. Restaurants to choose from. We tried KFC and their food was as we wanted it to be. Hot and naughty. Takes were cleaned almost continously. Despite...More

Thank ClogsinFrance
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Visited after 7pm on Sunday 12 November 2017. The men’s toilet cubicles were very wet and effectively unusable. I ended up in the disabled loo which although cleanish was reminiscent of dodgy lodgings from the 1970’s. Tried several places for food. The shelf stacker in...More

Thank Norman T
WelcomeBreak, Social Media Manager at Harry Ramsden, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

We're sorry to read this review. Please accept our apologies. Did you bring any of this to the attention of the Site Manager at the time? Our teams are always willing to resolve issues and complaints at the time. We take the utmost care in...More

Reviewed 11 November 2017

Frequently stop here, would recommend. Unless it's at night, this place is usually busy. Good selection of shops/food, ample seating. Nice place to stretch your legs. The washrooms could be cleaner, fresher but honestly there are far worse out there.

Thank Pablo N
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Always my stop if choice as 2.5hrs drive from home. Paths a mess at the moment with builders constructing pizza express . Gas to risk life and limb in the road. Plentiful clean loos Starbucks quick polite service. Not the best flat white . Barely...More

Thank RichardBlakey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thame Road | Welcome Break Oxford Services, M40 Motorway, Junction 8a, Waterstock OX33 1HT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Waterstock
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 877000
Welcome Break Oxford, offering a wide range of famous High Street food brands to help you along your journey. Additional facilities include fully licensed Ramada hotel, Starbucks Drive Thru and 24 hour Starbucks & WHSmith. Cash machines, toilets, showers and 24 hour forecourt are also available at Welcome Break Oxford. Fodo brands include KFC, Burger King, Tossed, Subway and Harry Ramsden's. Waitrose is open until 10pm 7 days a a week. Free unlimited WiFi is available and parking is free for the 1st 2 hours.
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