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The Old Auctioneer

44 Parsons Street, Banbury OX16 5NA, England
+44 1295 270492
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“wings” (45 reviews)
“pizza” (65 reviews)
“steak” (57 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
44 Parsons Street, Banbury OX16 5NA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited the “pub” today for a drink at lunchtime and we noticed that every table had a ‘reserved’ sign on it. We asked could we sit anywhere and have a drink, and were told ‘not unless you’re eating’. Is this something new? We asked...More

Thank HonestR2000
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely outdoor seating area, service was very good and staff very helpful. Great food and the burger was one of the best I have had! Would certainly return and recommend

Thank Alexpcyp
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Friendly staff. Dark place. Feeling of grubbiness. Food selection quite good. Bathroom not very clean. Could do with an upgrade.

Thank DianneB1176
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well what a lovely meal we had Very generous portions Staff were lovely Meal was served nice and hot Couldn’t ask for better atmosphere Well done to Andy and the good staff that he employs

Thank Val M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great meal at The Old Auctioneer and would highly recommend the steaks to anyone, our party of 17 were looked after superbly

Thank SomersetBlue
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice lunch. We Feta and Chorizo and sticky fingers wing to start. This was followed by a chicken burger and chorizo and chicken skewers. Very tasty food and quick service. It was busy for a Monday Lunchtime too!

Thank Russell W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here on our way home from a day out. What an amazing find! This place is lovely! Friendly staff and great food. Your buffalo wings are to die for! We had the ribeye steak which in my opinion was the best steak...More

Thank JHill39
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were celebrating a birthday and decided to eat at this pub as have been loads of times just for drinks. Considering it was a Monday it was very busy and we ordered drinks at the bar (2-4-1 cocktails!) which was easy to get served....More

Thank Tuz73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this restaurant because of the choices of wood-fired pizzas and steaks. On arrival we were slightly put off by the door staff outside - who were incredibly polite and welcoming ... we just wondered why they might be needed. On entering, the place...More

Thank BonViveur67
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Good location in terms of central Banbury. The food is quite average, but if your looking for pub grub, it’s fine. I would say that the prices for food are a little expensive and you wouldn’t want to eat here on a Friday or Saturday...More

Thank Lauren S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Parsons Street, Banbury OX16 5NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Banbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 270492
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