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Patisserie Valerie

90 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ, England
+44 1865 725415
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (99 reviews)
“quiche” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
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LOCATION
90 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ, England
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1 - 10 of 313 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I'm really surprised to see all the negative reviews of this place - our visit went perfectly fine, the staff was nice, the cafe was a bit messy but the cakes were absolutely delicious - I will definitely be back for more.

Thank leuveen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is on my way to work, but I had never gone in for whatever reason. This morning I saw a Gianduja croissant in the window and thought that sounds too nice to not go for today, so I went in. There was no...More

Thank lioba86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Got a quick breakfast here. No cakes they did not look that good. Croissants regular and chocolate as perfect as if you were in Paris . Buttery and flakey!

Thank drjeff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If scones come out of a hot oven they are dry and crisp on the outside, if they come out of a microwave they are soft and damp. Very poor soft damp scones served here, certainly not a recommended example of Cream Tea and Scones....More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 30 April 2018

I had walked past Patisserie Valerie many times, drooling over the strawberries tartlets and beautifully decorated cakes in the window of the famous High Street in Oxford but thought each time how expensive it was and I would need time to savour the delights so...More

Thank Mary s
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I came here for afternoon tea as we had been given a voucher. It was without doubt, the worst afternoon tea we’ve ever had. Everything was bland and tasteless and poor quality. The only positive thing about our experience is that the...More

Thank stickywicks
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Passed this branch when looking for a quick light lunch. My wife commented that last time she used this chain it was disappointing. I hadn’t used them recently but had previously found them decent. As it was starting to rain we decided to chance it,...More

Thank AlanofLondon
Reviewed 23 April 2018

We ordered two Earl Greys and two cakes. The cakes were quite nice, we had a pot of tea EACH which seemed excessive but I guess that puts up the cafe's profits. What really made the place fall down in my opinion was that not...More

Thank Brownie1949
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

I love the chain and always want to visit but I was very disappointed with the service in April. It took forever to order and a really long time to get out food(over 1.5 hours). Drinks that usually come first arrived after the food and...More

Thank Millalenna
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Decided to duck out of the rain and enjoy a hot drink and sandwich. We both ordered Hot chocolates which came luke-warm and two different sandwiches which were fine, I can't rave about them nor find fault. Service slow (despite being one of only 3...More

Thank NLJ07
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
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
Description
Lovingly handmade cakes
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