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Middleton Stoney, Middleton Stoney OX25 4TD, England
+44 1869 343216
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 19:00 - 22:00
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Lockerbie, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Visiting a friend in Bicester and we were looking for something different to eat from the run of the mill places around town. We arrived at the restaurant and the owner and his wife cheerfully greeted us. We where made to feel totally at home and instantly felt relaxed and the atmosphere was fantastic. We ordered the food and sat... More 

Thank Inbetweeners
Bicester, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of dined at Rigoletto on Friday evening. I had mussels to start, which were tasty. Two of us had grilled fillet of beef filled with dolcelatte cheese, served with a red wine sauce which was probably the best steak I have ever had in my life. We shared mixed vegetables and courgette fritters. The house red wine was fine.... More 

Thank Mike S
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A friendly owner and staff, with excellent authentic Italian food. The deserts are particularly good.

Thank Adrian D
Stamford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

With friends we were trying this out whilst staying at Bicester. Very relaxed atmosphere with a nice table in the conservatory. The Italian owners were very forthcoming about choices and they helped with the Italian wine recommendations. Hot avocado with mushrooms is a good choice for a starter and that was followed by a very pleasant steak cooked with truffles.... More 

Thank alan k
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

We like Rigoletto's as a special occasion visit (special visitors, anniversaries etc). The food is AMAZING. The service is friendly, homely and knowledgeable. Chef is happy to talk to diners about the menu and make recommendations taking into account personal taste. The setting is out of the way, but well worth the trip so long as you have a none... More 

Thank Stephen W
Brackley, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

Recently suffered a double fracture of my left leg. Had previously booked for lunch for the 25th so called to let them know of my condition. No problem was the reply. I have never been treated to such wonderful service and beautiful food served with love and attention to detail, nothing was too much trouble. Complimentary superb Italian Mulled wine... More 

1 Thank David F
Norwich, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We found this restaurant after not being able to eat at the hotel we were staying at and very pleased we did. The food was amazing, desserts beautiful and the service outstanding. It was a pleasure to eat there and for the price its fantastic. A really warm and welcoming restaurant.

Thank Sanchia07
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141 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

It is quite difficult to find a place open on Monday, so it is helpful that Rigoletto is open . We had an excellent meal, minestrone and then liver in red wine, beautifully cooked, my usual oranges. My husband had salmon with vegetables and it was excellent , plus home made creme caramel. A bottle of San Pellegrino, and a... More 

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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We ate here simply because we both like good Italian food and had read some good reviews. For us, a friendly welcome, good staff, and the fact the owner has a little banter with you is always a plus, no pretentious here. The proprietor has owned and run Italian restaurants for many years and it shows, we let him recommend... More 

1 Thank mini543
Chipping Norton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

My husband treated me to a wonderful Sunday lunch and I'm so pleased we came to Rigletto. Giorgio served us and he was excellent. On Sundays you can chose from the special menu which is three courses and there is a wonderful selection to suit all taste including vegetarians. I had the best mussels ever to start and my husband... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Middleton Stoney, Middleton Stoney OX25 4TD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Middleton Stoney
  • Phone Number: +44 1869 343216

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?