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Welcome Break Oxford

M40 Motorway | Junction 8a, Waterstock OX33 1LJ, England
+44 1865 877000
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“mushy peas” (5 reviews)
“tartare” (2 reviews)
“beans” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Fast food, British
M40 Motorway | Junction 8a, Waterstock OX33 1LJ, England
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Reviewed today

Coming back late after an event down south, we were desperate for some food around 10 pm. These services are one of our favourites, especially the fountains. It was very quiet unusually. Went to the Starbucks - only people in. It seemed like "end of...More

Thank Cecil H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A great place for a quick toilet break and pit stop. There are plenty of places and shops to grab a bite to eat. We stop here every time we are passing on the way to London. It's easy to get to and there is...More

Thank saw646
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very convenient services place. Nice, open, inside out, parking is great. Should be able to find something you like to eat at this place.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As service stations go this one is a cut above. Clean and bright with a wide variety of outlets to suit most tastes, including KFC, Burger King and Waitrose. We stop here quite often when travelling from the North West to the South East of...More

Thank manswa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a light airy service station with plenty of glass and a water feature . It's a attractive building and is unlike many other service stations that have low ceilings, lack of natural light and an oppressive shut in feeling. There is always parking...More

Thank fromstalbans
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very good Starbucks but the Marks Spencer is very Expensive... We Stop sometime there for Coffees but just if there is nothing else... we try to avoid it the most of t

Thank Kenneth1999-2000
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Swung by the Oxford Welcome Break Service Station for a pit stop driving down the M40. Clean and tidy service station with a light airy feel. Clean and tidy toilets - what more could you ask or. Brought an over priced cafe latte in Starbucks...More

Thank 923Dan
WelcomeBreak, Owner at Welcome Break Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you for your review Dan. Great to hear you enjoyed your pit stop! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 31 May 2017

At nearly £16 pounds for two jacket potatoes and two soft drinks I suggest you take out a mortgage to eat here

Thank westbourners
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a quick takeaway breakfast from Starbucks ice cold filled croissant that hadn't seen the oven very disappointing

Thank Tom M
WelcomeBreak, Owner at Welcome Break Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Sorry to hear you had a disappointing visit to us Tom. We have shared your comments with the team at Oxford. We do hope you will visit again and next time have a more enjoyable visit.

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Great range of services/ cafes and food outlets etc. Waitrose, Subway etc Toilets nice and clean. Very nice outdoor seating area. All clean and tidy.

Thank Kathryn J
WelcomeBreak, Owner at Welcome Break Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you for your kind review. Hope to see you again very soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 13
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: M40 Motorway | Junction 8a, Waterstock OX33 1LJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Waterstock
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 877000
Welcome Break Oxford, offering a wide range of famous High Street food brands to help you along your journey. Additional facilities include fully licensed Ramada hotel, Starbucks Drive Thru and 24 hour Starbucks & WHSmith. Cash machines, toilets, showers and 24 hour forecourt are also available at Welcome Break Oxford. Fodo brands include KFC, Burger King, Tossed, Subway and Harry Ramsden's. Waitrose is open until 10pm 7 days a a week. Free unlimited WiFi is available and parking is free for the 1st 2 hours.
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