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Patisserie Valerie

90 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ, England
+44 1865 725415
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
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“cakes” (92 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (9 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
90 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attempted to have afternoon tea here this afternoon. Waited to order. Made order. Told 10 minutes later that they were out of our orders. Asked if anything else was out of stock before we attempted a second time. Nil other items reported missing. Waited 40...More

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good place, nice and quiet with lots of selection for cake and hot foods. Staff friendly and the prices are pretty good!

Thank Mo J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my family for Sunday breakfast. My croissants were easily a day old, hard and tasteless. Ditto, my wife’s pain au raisin. We sent both back. My daughter had a strawberry tart which she left as, again, simply not fresh. The staff were very...More

Thank twa203
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service was very pleasant, however all the cakes we tried, tasted like plastic. Cheesecake was especially terrible. It tasted as if it didn't contain any cream cheese but plenty of gelatine instead. Mille-feuille was very far from fresh either, and its cream was just a...More

Thank milady126
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I had a great experience eating here! We ordered the afternoon tea,the manager then recommended we try the festive afternoon tea, we were not disappointed. The whole experience was dealt with very friendly and helpful staff. Overall we had a great time,...More

Thank r0sanar0ma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a solid place to get something sweet, but it is a chain so there is limited originality. On the other hand, you absolutely know what you are getting. Clean and friendly service and they honor Groupon and certificates.

Thank Deatra T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well after reading Luke Johnson's column in the Sunday Times, where he gives business advice to budding entrepreneurs , I thought we should pop into his chain of cafes on the High Street in Oxford. What a disappointment. We sat down at a table and...More

Thank 684malcolmm
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I always consumed their cakes that I think they are nice. The last day I went in this High Street one with two friends. I really wanted my cake and I was excited about that. My friends ordered a coffee and a drink. It was...More

Thank margaperla
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Stayed in a nearby hotel during our visit to Oxford. We ate breakfast there everyday because it was convenient and it cost less than the hotel. The service was “iffy” on most days, but it was friendly. The food was okay, we had ‘real breakfasts’,...More

Thank DM10468
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

I have been coming here several times. Food is good and good choice. Also staff are so friendly and good service!!!

Thank ksy0524
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 725415
Lovingly handmade cakes
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