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0.3 km from Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology
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PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Chinese, Vietnamese, Asian, Thai, Malaysian
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Whenever we visit Oxford we always eat dinner in Banana Tree, their food is excellent in taste, size and presentation. It has good value for your money. This is highly recommended for those who likes Asian fusions. A must try in Asian cuisine. We would...always look forward to having another dinner in Banana Tree. Cheers and keep up the good work👍👌🏻More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 6 days ago

When we first arrived I was very excited to try some of their gluten free food as I had seen some very good reviews from other coeliacs. It started off good with a range of items i could choose from the menu that were coeliac...safe. Once we had ordered I noticed that the food was taking very long, but I didn't mind as I would rather they take their time to give me safe food. However once the food finally came out this is where it all went south as I noticed something weird. On the menu I had ordered the chicken massaman and there was no mention of crackers which my dish had on them. I remembered from the menu that sone of the other dishes you had to request for no crackers for it to be gluten free. This started to make me worry as if they had messed up on the crackers what else could have been wrong too, so I knew I couldn't eat the dish. I left the dish untouched and the server took the dish away for me. Then when it was time to pay we payed for both my boyfriend's food that he had eaten and my dish which I had not even touched. I understand that they had taken time to make a dish, but it was very odd that we had to pay full price for my dish that I could not even eat. Overall it was a very poor experience and upsetting as I had been so excited to eat the food. As a coeliac I would say avoid until their allergy care is dramatically improved.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is by far one of the best restaurants I’ve ever been too!! The Food was to die for. The staff were lovely too and had great service. Would recommend in a heart beat. We will definitely be coming back.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, lovely atmosphere and yummy cocktails 🍹🍸. The staff were attentive and the food arrived quickly. A perfect place to spend time catching up with friends.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely time at banana tree on Saturday! Service was fantastic and the food was honestly insane!! Thank you!! Will definitely be returning

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived they had to sort out tables to be covid safe moved some of the birthday party to a different table .then we order food when it arrived my meal hadn't been order so l cancelled it and ate my husband's leftovers then they add...service charge of £30 l forgot to opt out of paying not a happy customer. Phone restaurant this afternoon to bring it they attention he said l should have opt out on the day we visited 😡More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Has always enjoyed the restaurant on previous visits to Oxford but was disappointed this time. The chicken in the satay was over cooked and the sauce watery: the main taste in chicken wings should not be fish sauce: the Vietnamese noodle salad was boring. However...the deep fried calamari was excellent as was the service from the staff.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can't fault the food and the setting, but when I received the bill at the end of the night was totally shocked. We had 3 starter, 2 mains and some drinks each and came to about £80....I am still sat here typing wondering if a...mistake had been made... Food was lovely don't get me wrong but really it was just noodles and a curry....real shameMore

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly and efficient service. Flavour packed meals. Liked the variety of non alcoholic drinks too. Great evening had by all.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came to banana tree for the second time and it once again the food was breath taking! Every one of my friends enjoyed their food and said they'll definitely be back. 100% my favourite restaurant and the service is always fantastic. Even during a...pandemic they made our experience feel so natural and welcoming. The cocktails were amazing and everything we had hoped for.More

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Date of visit: June 2021
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Yes, Banana Tree Oxford offers takeaway services.

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Banana Tree Oxford is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4