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The Rose

51 High Street | 51 High Street oXofrd, Oxford OX1 4AS, England
+44 1865 244429
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
51 High Street | 51 High Street oXofrd, Oxford OX1 4AS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at a nearby hotel, so this was a convenient place to go for tea. This was a new experience for my teenager soon, and we were both very positive about the food (plentiful and good) and the service (very friendly staff). We...More

Thank MargaridaMFM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I very rarely give such a bad review but I have rarely felt so patronized and ignored. Picked up a bus tour leaflet whilst asking for a table to be told that's not the menu( I was aware of that!!) and then completely ignored by...More

Thank Airyfairy7654
The Rose O, Manager at The Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Airyfairy I am really sorry for your experience. It was a very difficult day for us too as unfortunately one of our staff members had to leave early for personal reasons. And i am sorry for the leaflet confusion i really didnt mean to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t come to this place. They weren’t busy with only one other table occupied when we arrived. They took 40 mintes to bring our food. This seemed an age as we were with young children. Very poor service . If i could rate this worse...More

Thank nadkal2018
The Rose O, Manager at The Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sir/Madam Thank you for your review. I am so sorry for the long wait. I am really shocked it took that long for your food. Usually it must it must be served within 20 minutes of ordering but I will speak with the chef...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here over Easter for a light lunch. Had the fish cake with salad and a side of chips. Little evidence of fish in the fish cake which was a a pallid oversized affair and the salad was swimming in an aggressive dressing. Overall very...More

Thank declanburle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is OK and decor pleasant but the toilets let the place down badly. In need of a serious clean up and modernising which would add another star. Stairs down to the toilets are VERY steep and not suitable for very elderly or infirm customers

Thank Bikafella1
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

I went to this cafe with a friend before work. We just stopped in for a coffee, so I cannot really judge the food, however the meals others were having did look very good. The service was good, and swift. I would like to go...More

Thank celestia_cover
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Came in for breakfast and ordered poached eggs with avocado. Perhaps my expectations were too high but I didn't expect to be served two semi-cooked eggs on top of cheese on toast adorned with half-brown avocado on the side of the plate. Not the best...More

Thank Picalili84
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Raving about the scones, well they are good and flavoursome but call me a pleb but real thick clotted cream and Strawberry jam makes a good scone. And you get that here good clotted cream. Very naughty tea break.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Lunch today - very good friendly service, excellent food at very reasonable prices. Would definitely go again when in Oxford.

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Went to beautiful Oxford..sightseeing and shopping for my birthday. Had lunch in The Rose. Staff were lovely and very friendly, food was gorgeous. I would highly recommend it.

Thank curph2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 High Street | 51 High Street oXofrd, Oxford OX1 4AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 244429
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The Rose is a small restaurant and tea room in High Street in Oxford, which serves First class, fresh prepared organic food.From our breakfast,lunch to our afternoon teas, we take great care in choosing the best ingredients available and preparing our food from scratch. We as The Rose Team try to give 100% to our customer form chefs preparing the food from scratch,and the team at front door so we can give you the best relaxing time and enjoying experience. Thank you The Rose Team :)
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