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Pinto Lounge

$$ - $$$, Cafe,
21 High Street, Banbury OX16 5EG, England
+44 1295 275467
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (30 reviews)
“tapas” (50 reviews)
“burger” (27 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, Cafe, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
21 High Street, Banbury OX16 5EG, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Live locally in Banbury and have visited several times now with either just my wife (this occasion) or with my family and every time I cannot fault the quality of the food or drinks, lovely in fact and considering booking in a Christmas party. A...More

Thank _velo_forest
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had heard really good things about the vegan breakfast here and was so excited to try them out yesterday for brunch. The food was okay, but everything on the plate was cold or just lukewarm - the toast was stone cold, the beans only...More

Thank thetambert
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The atomsphere was fine and the food came hot and tasty. However the problems started when we have to ask for a dessert after waiting 1hr and 45mins. The waitress was rude and thirty mins said it was on its way. In that time the...More

Thank Russell W
PintoLounge, General Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Russell, We are very sorry to hear about your recent visit. Please do get in contact with us so we can discuss this further. Pinto@thelounges.co.uk We would love to make this right. Many Thanks Pinto Lounge

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went as a group booking, ordered in advance and the food was still underwhelming. I had the Mexican Super Bowl with hallomi and it was just bland. The butternut squash was soggy, the rice and salsa flavourless and the beans were dry. If you...More

Thank Jenny M
PintoLounge, General Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jenny, We are really sorry to hear about your experience. If you would please contact us at pinto@thelounges.co.uk we would love to discuss this with your further and hopefully resolve the matter. We pride ourselves on not only our service but our food so...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice place with unusual Decor and a good selection of food. I would highly recommend the chicken avocado burger and churros- so delicious! I knocked off a star because of the strange service. The waiter must have asked us 2 or 3 times if...More

Thank sj1122826
PintoLounge, General Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi sj1122826, Thank you for your review. We are so glad you enjoy the decor and the food. This does sound very odd to us as well and we will investigate it. We are predominately bar service, however our loungers are instructed to serve drinks...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is without a doubt the best cafe in Banbury one that is pet friendly lovey lovely food and they make you and your pet feel so welcome went there last week to meet my friends we had a great time lovey and clean too....More

Thank littleg25502
PintoLounge, General Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review. We glad you love the place sooooo much. Can't wait to see you soon All the staff at Pinto

Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

I have to say that Pinto lounge really impressed me. Lovely atmosphere, and great customer service. I came here with my family to celebrate a Birthday and we all felt so welcome. Food was delicious a great variety to choose from and the blonde, smiley...More

Thank bethwes97
PintoLounge, General Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review. We are all glad you enjoyed your time with us. Hope to see you again soon. All the staff at Pinto

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Food is nice,excellent coffe and as mum have to say excellent place to take Your children for a meal as staff is super friendly. Nice deco and clean tables.Lovely place.x

Thank Adriana C
PintoLounge, General Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hi Adriana C, Thank you so much for your recent review. We are so happy that you love our Lounge. Cant wait to see you again soon. Pinto

Reviewed 12 August 2018

Food is standard now, funky menu catering for vegetarians more so. Nice desserts. Dogs are allowed which is a nice touch.More

Thank Julie F
PintoLounge, General Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hi Julie F, Thank you so much for your review, We are always striving to improve our food quality. Hopefully on your next visit we will have nailed it! So pleased you like our vegetarian options, we also offer a vegan and GF menu :)...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018

This is one of my favourite places to eat. As a veggie, it is an absolute joy to have so many tasty choices on one menu, in one place. There is tap water..er..on tap, newspapers and board games. Popular with mums, kids, business people and...More

1  Thank frannyanndango
PintoLounge, General Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Hi frannyanndango, Thank you so much for your review. We really appreciate you taking the time to pass on your kind words. Look forward to seeing you soon.# Pinto Lounge

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17 October 2016|
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Response from Gregg H | Reviewed this property |
I have only ordered from the Blackboard but I am going in tomorrow for a business Lunch so will ask the Chef who will come and discuss your needs if you want a meal but have allergy issues. I know he de-glutened a Burger for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Bar, Cafe, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 High Street, Banbury OX16 5EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Banbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 275467
  • E-mail
Pinto Lounge is an informal, neighbourhood food led cafe lounge that's open 9am till 11pm everyday. Where families, friends, and locals can enjoy coffee, cocktails and loads in between! A nice big breakfast, something light to eat at lunch time and some tasty tapas in the evening. All in the relaxed comfortable environment of a lounge. We have a heated courtyard and well behaved children and dogs are welcome too!
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