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The Mole Inn

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$$ - $$$
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Toot Baldon, Toot Baldon, Oxford OX44 9NG, England
+44 1865 340001
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Tucked inside Oxfordshire country side very welcoming pub restaurant. Staff were very friendly and greeting as you walked in. Good place to sit and order drinks, while your table was being set. Had Mushroom soup for starters very tasty, followed by Chicken and Mash. Great food, followed by sticky toffee pudding and ice cream.

Thank ptchaure
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Their suggestion on our group of 8 arrival time changed, it took ages to take order, few staff seen, some arrived later. Was the kitchen understaffed, is our experience normal? Once staff available they were very courteous. It wasn't full Saturday lunchtime, but things were slow. Starters were good, and mains particularly good. Even attracting attention to pay the bill... More 

1 Thank fjharman
Ely, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Visited on a very cold evening- found us a table even though we did not have a booking. Nice beer, great food and service and a lovely building. Highly recommended

Thank Stephen W
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Looked for a restaurant near to Oxford found The Mole, and what a find too! We were unable to get there long before last orders and the kitchen closing but were able to ring ahead, place our order and sit down ion the beautiful surrounding in the nick of time. The staff there couldn't have been more accommodating! The food... More 

Thank Jeremy S
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82 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly I just wanted to say wow. Brilliant little pub which serves high quality food. I can't believe how brilliant the food tasted. We ordered fish and chips With peas and for dessert we ordered a chocolate brownie with peanut butter ice cream. I would recommend anyone to visit. The service was number 1. Thanks again. Regards Parv and Mandeep.

Thank ParvSingh1981
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

9 of us here for a business dinner. Fantastic food and friendly prompt service. Could do with a bigger selection of beers but otherwise faultless.

Thank Siulador
Oxford, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Chef must have had a bad evening. I have been to The Mole several times and always had a fairly good meal. Friday 4th November one the worst Thai Fish cakes I have ever had. Runny potato no flavour of coriander or spices let alone fish. Paupetteof guinea fowl was tasteless. Pomme de something not good. I had my... More 

1 Thank julithamoffatt
Faversham, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Dinner for four from a very good menu, kindly served in friendly surroundings. Judge a restaurant by the state of its toilets, then the Mole has to be five star.

1 Thank claimaday
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

I simply don't have enough superlatives to do this place justice! I went for dinner there last Friday with my family and was so impressed we went back less than 48 hours later. The staff are incredibly professional but good fun as well. All their foreign staff speak perfect English as well. There is nothing worse than having to indulge... More 

Thank craig c
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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170 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Came (again) for Sunday roast today. We shared a warm selection of breads first with olive oil and balsamic vinegar followed by a roast lamb main course each. The breads were wonderful and were obviously freshly baked. The roast lambs were wonderful, came with fresh vegetables and a beautiful creamy mash. We finished our lunch with desserts, my wife had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 44
British, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Toot Baldon, Toot Baldon, Oxford OX44 9NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford  >  Toot Baldon
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 340001

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