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M40 Motorway | Junction 8a, Waterstock OX33 1LJ, England
+44 1865 877000
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Plenty of choice of places to eat. was told that the Burger king closes at 1am. looks clean the cleaning staff were always cleaning and I was there at 21.30hrs. was a bit put off by poor service from KFC by Francisco, a very rude person, obviously doesn't know that a customer is always right. I had ordered a Might... More 

Thank montblanc123
Derby, United Kingdom
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1,159 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 274 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although it is a standard motorway service area, we stop here quite regularly because it is a convenient stop on our way to Heathrow. This time we were on our way home so had a very welcome cup of coffee from the Burger King outlet.

Thank mjc404
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165 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Standard motorway services with a variety of places to eat at. I chose the healthy option and had a salad but it was very disappointing. I ordered the romaine lettuce and kale chicken and bacon salad. Whilst there quite a bit of bacon there was 3 small pieces of chicken. The dressing was also non existent and the kale made... More 

Thank Panther14
Tenerife, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loads of restaurants to choose from, very busy but service quick & kept very clean & tidy. Plus shops & loads of parking!

Thank Graeme B
Springfield, Oregon
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74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've always been told that English fish and chips are the best in the world but on my first trip to London I was presented with very greasy fish that had been cooked with the skin on making it taste really fishy. It sort of put me off ordering fish and chips in England anymore. But on this trip, I... More 

Thank mharrsch
Gosford, Australia
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This didn't have the full number of usual shops etc on offer. The shop was undergoing refurbishment and closed. First stop was the bathroom - oh dear - the aroma was definitely highly undesirable. We had a full breakfast from Harry Ramsden's - sitting a fart away from the facilities as possible. The food was hot and ok priced for... More 

Thank Diane R
Nantwich, United Kingdom
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502 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

These are the nearest services to Oxford on the M40 and southbound you have to cross over the motorway to get to them. There is a wide variety of the usual food outlets

Thank Andrew R
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125 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

A standard service station with good amenities and excellent level of cleanliness. Can't really go wrong!

Thank Em L
Oxford, United Kingdom
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658 reviews
479 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Visited today whilst on a business trip . Always bustling but appears professionally run . Toilets clean and tidy

Thank coughandcath
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

The service station is clean and has plenty of amenities for all users. The McDonald's is open 24 hours.

Thank Globaltrott1ng

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$13
Cafe, Fast food, British
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: M40 Motorway | Junction 8a, Waterstock OX33 1LJ, 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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?