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.

The Britannia Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
London Road | Headington, Oxford OX3 7AA, England
+44 1865 760192
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (4 reviews)
“pie” (3 reviews)
“the pub” (21 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
London Road | Headington, Oxford OX3 7AA, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (212)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Me and my friend decided do go for a pint and after he got his beer the bartender asked to see my passport. So I gave him my European Union national ID card as this is an official Identity document accepted in all European countries....More

Thank Владимир С
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a superb chicken, bacon and avocado salad on Friday lunchtime. Friendly staff and a great waiter. Will definitely be visiting again soon.More

1  Thank Emmageorge1
General Manager A, Manager at The Britannia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Emma, Many thanks for your five star rating. At the Britannia we appreciate all feedback as it helps us to constantly be the best we can be! We will make sure your feed back is shared with the team, and we hope to see...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second time visiting which was as pleasant as the first time. We had the sunday set menu. It arrived in good time and the amount that was served for the £ was very good. I would highly recommend this pub. The staff are also friendly

1  Thank Taechelle B
General Manager A, Manager at The Britannia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Taechelle What a lovely review. Thanks so much for taking the time to write us one, and we will pass your comments on to the team. We look forward to seeing you soon The Britannia

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we spent our summer holiday in that area on the last week of July 2017 as a 5 people' group. we were almost visit that bar every night as we lived closed by. On night on our visit , we have spent over £300 ,...More

1  Thank emmacoollove
General Manager A, Manager at The Britannia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Emma I was working on the evening in question, where you had a few issues with one of our team. He accidentally took your wings away believing they were finished and then brought you a new portion over when you said they weren't done...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Very nice place , friendly service . lovely garden and for us the weather was great to sit in garden

1  Thank Jeannette B
General Manager A, Manager at The Britannia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Hi, Thanks for reviewing us. We love our beer garden so we are very happy that you did too! we hope that you visit us again soon The Britannia

Reviewed 19 July 2017

As promised visited yet again and cannot fault the place felt like it deserved another review. Food good drinks good

Thank angiedev7
General Manager A, Manager at The Britannia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Hi Angie, Thank you for your lovely review. I see you are becoming quite a regular! We look forward to your next visit! The Britannia

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

A pleasure as always; fantastic staff, fantastic prices, fantastic ales. Would always recommend, regardless of previous TA reviews

Thank jsf2323
General Manager A, Manager at The Britannia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Thank you so much for the positive review! We're so glad that we were able to go above and beyond your expectations! Thank you, and have a fantastic day! The Britannia

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a quick coffee, bar tender looked as though serving customers was an inconvenience to his time and none of the staff seemed very interested in being there. Coffees were served spilt all over the serving tray with some soggy smarties?! Management need...More

Thank boracay1245
General Manager A, Manager at The Britannia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Hi Boracay, We are sorry that you did not receive good service when you popped in for your coffee. the team member in question has been spoken to regarding this incident and we appreciate your feedback, Thanks for reviewing us The Britannia

Reviewed 20 June 2017

Visited yesterday following my daughters graduation. It was busyish and there was only one person serving...young man with beard...another appeared and instead of asking who was next (me) he immediately served not one but two others who were clearly regulars. When he eventually served me...More

1  Thank David H
General Manager A, Manager at The Britannia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Hi David We are very sorry about your experience. Please contact us at britanniainnheadington@emberinns.co.uk to discuss further The Britannia

Reviewed 20 June 2017

After enjoying a wonderful graduation ceremony for my daughter, 8 family members inc an 8 month old baby decided to enjoy a meal together and headed to the Britannia Inn, London Road, Oxford. It was around 5.30pm and not too busy. Two young men were...More

1  Thank hyde959
General Manager A, Manager at The Britannia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Hi We are very sorry about your experience. Please get in touch with us at britanniainnheadington@emberinns.co.uk to discuss further as this is not the way we usually operate Kind regards The Britannia

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Buongiorno E Buonasera
69 reviews
.08 km away
C.R.A.F.T Burger
83 reviews
.25 km away
Butchers' Arms
124 reviews
.40 km away
The White Hart
70 reviews
.59 km away
Nearby Attractions
Holy Trinity Church Headington Quarry
10 reviews
1.06 km away
Headington Shark
149 reviews
.06 km away
The Oxford Artisan Distillery
21 reviews
1.00 km away
Coco Noir
40 reviews
.14 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Britannia Inn staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: London Road | Headington, Oxford OX3 7AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 760192
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