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Pinto Lounge

$$ - $$$, Cafe,
21 High Street, Banbury OX16 5EG, England
+44 1295 275467
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (31 reviews)
“tapas” (50 reviews)
“hero burger” (4 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
21 High Street, Banbury OX16 5EG, England
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Reviewed 10 October 2013 via mobile

I went to the pinto lounge for lunch. I had a 4 year old for me. I wasn't sure if it'd cater so well for her but it was fab, colouring to keep her entertained And a nice selection of home cooked foods for her...More

Thank samantha p
Rebecca S, Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2013

Hello Samantha! thank you so much for your great review! Our "little loungers menu" has been a massive success and we have lots of returning families with children to prove it! And we know that if your kids are happy you're going to be happy...More

Reviewed 3 October 2013

Like being at home but with waiter/waitress service. Nice to just sit and relax with a newspaper or game, with friends, family, young or old and rela

Thank Deb45351
Rebecca S, Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2013

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our lounge! you've completely nailed the atmosphere that we've tried to create and we want you to feel like pinto is your home away from home! come back and see us anytime deb!

Reviewed 9 September 2013 via mobile

I popped in the other week with for lunch with a friend. The menu is clear and all the food fits together. I had the Rhode Island hot dog (they'd sold out of my original choice - the Smokehouse) and my friend had the Peri-Peri...More

Thank Ellie B
Rebecca S, Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2013

Thank you so much for you excellent review! our dogs are one of the newest addition to our menu and we're thrilled that you enjoyed it. And our banana splits (and our breakfasts) are awesome too! We look forward to seeing you soon. Thanks Again!

Reviewed 5 September 2013

Been here many a time, both for for breakfast and for lunch, as well as popping in for a drink while shopping, though I know it's also quite a lively night-time venue. Always found the staff friendly and helpful and the food excellent quality (the...More

Thank NoTents4Me
Rebecca S, Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2013

Thank you so much for your great review! we're proud of our poached eggs, our chefs get lots of practice to make them perfect every time! we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 September 2013

Popped in with work colleagues and had the New York Steak sandwich which was very nice, steak was cooked to perfection. We decided the puddings looked to good to miss so ordered the Banana Split, probably the first one i have had since the age...More

Thank Julie K
Rebecca S, Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2013

Hi julie! thank you so much for your review of our lounge. it's great to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us. the steak sandwich is one of most popular meals and it's one of my favourites too! We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 27 August 2013

Having had a large English breakfast we weren't looking to eat a lot. The atmosphere in the lounge was about right and the tapas we ordered were delicious. Just the amount of food wanted.More

Thank Samantha70_19
Rebecca S, Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2013

Hi there Samantha! Thanks so much for your review of our lounge! We're very pleased you enjoyed our breakfast! It's one of the most popular items of our menu so the chefs get a lot of practice to make it perfect! We hope to see...More

Reviewed 27 August 2013

A local favourite,i have used the Pinto lounge on numerous occasions with friends,family and with my partner. great for casual dining in a friendly warm atmosphere.the menu gives more than enough variety for all general tastes and the Tapas selection is always a favourite.although the...More

Thank carl b
Rebecca S, Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2013

Thank you so much for your review Carl! it's always good to hear that people enjoy what we do and we work hard to make sure every time you visit our lounge we're just as good as you expect. And you're right about the Estrella!...More

Reviewed 4 August 2013

We were looking for somewhere to eat early in the evening and came into here just for a cuppa before looking for a restaurant. The menu looked so good we decided to stay. We had tapas as a starter and our three choices were delicious....More

Thank Amandah209011
Rebecca S, General Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2013

Hi! Thank you so much for the lovely review. We are very glad you found us and enjoyed it so much. Our guests experience is the most important thing to us here at Pinto and its great to see that we are getting it right....More

Reviewed 21 July 2013 via mobile

I've eaten here a few times now, and have always had a good experience. The menu is interesting, staff friendly and efficient. The food is good value and done well. I love the welcoming atmosphere.

Thank Alauda26
Rebecca S, General Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2013

Thanks for your great review! We put a lot of effort into making your experience with us the best it can possibly be, so it's very much appreciated to hear you enjoyed yourself! We hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 18 June 2013

We were on an overnight stay at the Red Lion in Adderbury and popped into Banbury for a look around the shops. The outside of Pinto's made it look very attractive and inside we were not let down. Found a nice table with comfy chairs...More

Thank Nick L
Rebecca S, Manager at Pinto Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2013

Thanks for the great review nick! we work hard to make everyone's experience a good one and really appreciate such a positive response! We look forward to you coming back and trying some of our cocktails! Many thanks! James (aka the guy who took your...More

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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Cuisine
Bar, Cafe, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
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
Description
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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