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Cockadoo Bar & Restaurant

Nuneham Courtenay, Oxford OX44 9NX, England
+44 1865 341030
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“crispy duck” (17 reviews)
“prawn toast” (4 reviews)
“thai food” (8 reviews)
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Chinese, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Nuneham Courtenay, Oxford OX44 9NX, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited after recommendation and not at all disappointed. Food was excellent and good portion size. Where I read a review about service I admit drinks were maybe a bit slow to arrive, but food and manner in which service given couldn't be faulted. ambience relaxed...More

Thank Fiona F
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went for my wife's birthday celebration. The service was poor, and actually got worse and nobody seemed to know what was happening. Take away's were flying out the door. Our chicken starters were raw and red, our main took an age and in the end...More

Thank 27david90
YE111, Owner at Cockadoo Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review. Due to the nature of the way that we cooked your chicken starters, there would have been no chance that they could have been 'raw and red'. The chicken in your sweetcorn soup is poached first to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the outside this is unassuming, down right shabby looking with signs advertising dodgy tribute acts... Do not be fooled! It's all part of keeping this place quiet.... Walk in and you will see the most surprising and quite breathtakingly pretty and large restaurant. A...More

Thank TheCriticalMum O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a very picky eater and they catered to my strange diet incredibly well. Cannot fault the place whatsoever. The service was spot on and the food was incredible. They don't add a service charge which is something I appreciate so there's nothing at all...More

Thank shopper0406
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my absolute favourite restaurants. As it's my mum's favourite restaurant in the whole of Oxfordshire, myself, my fiancee and my brother took her there for her birthday a couple of months back. My mum's vegetarian, I'm vegan, and my brother and fiancee are...More

Thank Connie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When you arrive it's not the greatest building but fear not once inside the total lush of the place is so impressive, really wonderful decor. Very impressed with helpful and knowledgeable staff, food was delis.😋, the set menu was really good value. They also do...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a lovely decorative restaurant. Real attention to detail with the environment and food. Excellent service. Clean. Delicious food with an enormous choice on the menu. HAVE THE RASPBERRY AND WHITE CHOC BRULEE CHEESECAKE!

Thank messiestephie
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The food is very nice and a good quality as well as the enviroment of the restaurant which is spacious with a piano. I can imagine that this place must be even nicer in the evening. The owner of the restaurant was very attentive and...More

2  Thank PHa04
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The whole experience at Cockadoo was wonderful. I booked on the website with a special request of having limited time during lunch. Got a phone call advising me to preorder to speed things up, so I email them. As soon we got there the starters...More

1  Thank Christian P
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Good quality comfort food in a British style place but with oriental menu. A very oxfordian melting pot.

1  Thank W1LLY
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nuneham Courtenay, Oxford OX44 9NX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 341030
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Winner of local and national culinary awards, Cockadoo offers a chic twist on Thai and Chinese cuisine. A sultry bar and lounge setting features glittering chandeliers, subtle low lighting, an open fire and a rich chocolate and aubergine colour palette. Crafted by the highly skilled chefs, guests can choose from an array of colourful recipes, bursting with flavours of the Orient.
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