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Brookes Restaurant

$$ - $$$European, British,
University of Brookes | Headington, Oxford OX3 0BP, England
+44 1865 483803
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“partridge” (4 reviews)
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European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
University of Brookes | Headington, Oxford OX3 0BP, England
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Reviewed today

I don't think you can find a better restaurant in Oxford, bread and pasta are handmade and the food extremely fresh and well presented. The chefs even came to the table to talk to us about how the food was prepared and asked us about...More

Thank laurizia82
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was extremely pleased with the quality of the food and the imaginative ingredients that all worked well together. The pheasant ravioli was delicious with the smoothest chestnut sauce and black cabbage pesto. My main of guinea fowl was perfectly cooked again with a wonderfully...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

I went to Brookes restaurant for an afternoon tea as a farewell event for a retirement. The tea, cakes and food were delicious and all home made. It was a really pleasant environment and the service was lovely. I would highly recommend this place for...More

Thank AceBabybash
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I have visited Brookes restaurant in the last month several times with different friends and family. The atmosphere and decor are lovely and service is excellent. I particularly enjoyed the first summer menu , the steak particularly excellent. I have been twice this week and...More

Thank Celia O
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Been there twice, love the food each time. Menu is changed monthly, so it seems like a surprise to find out what are on. For the quality, taste, and novelty of food served, it is already outstanding for the price. Particularly like the walnut tart...More

Thank Natalierre
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Visited Brookes Restaurant for a birthday meal with my wife. It is a training restaurant so one expects things not to be quite perfect. The food was however just perfect. There wasn't a single element of our meals we could fault. My steak was really...More

Thank cape_to_cairo
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This was my first experience of Brookes. It was wonderful food from start to finish! Interesting but successful flavours, beautifully presented. The pork belly was particularly memorable.

Thank pjgj2017
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Brookes Restaurant has long been a favourite with a friend celebrating her 90th birthday so it was the obvious choice for lunch. I had asked in advance if "Happy 90th Birthday" could be written on her dessert plate but had not expected that immediately on...More

Thank adevoti
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Went to eat lunch here with a friend and had a great experience. The restaurant is a teaching kitchen/restaurant so the servers and cooks are students. I loved the diversity and seeing students learning hands on! The service was very friendly and attentive. The food...More

Thank Simran H
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Came with a friend for a great lunch for a really good price (especially for students like us.) The food was really good, especially the pork belly. The staff are all very friendly and all students at the university. Very good experience and would come...More

Thank emmasteen
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: University of Brookes | Headington, Oxford OX3 0BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 483803
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