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The Lighthouse

Open Now: 12:00 - 01:30
Open today: 12:00 - 01:30
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Great atmosphere

Nice meal & cocktail. Lovely atmosphere. Comfortable & looking down onto river. Would go back again... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carol W
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Atherstone, United Kingdom
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The best Oxford Pub experience!

Our daughter attends Oxford College and in her exhaustive after hours exploration of pubs, she... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JudySB
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A Serendiptious Setting for Wholesome & Intimate Social Navigation. Fresh fruit cocktails, wines, craft/continental lagers, real ale, bar snacks... kitchen serving a delicious selection of authentic Pan-Med tapas!
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1 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice meal & cocktail. Lovely atmosphere. Comfortable & looking down onto river. Would go back again when visiting Oxford

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Carol W
Team_Novandi, Public Relations Manager at The Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your time with us Carol - we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First impressions were good. Nice decor etc. We arrived to find the lighthouse quite quiet. Despite this, it took about 15 minutes to take our order as the staff were too busy arguing behind the counter. We had to ask for aomeone to take our...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Julie P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our daughter attends Oxford College and in her exhaustive after hours exploration of pubs, she assured us that this was the best in town! She is so right! Our server was delightful and she made some wonderful recommendations for a “small” plate meal. We started...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JudySB
Team_Novandi, Public Relations Manager at The Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for your kind words Judy - we hope to see you again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been wanting to try here for a while, and when I saw that they had vegan options on the menu I just HAD to go. My friend and I shared cocktails, tapas and a dessert and paid £15 each- fantastic value for money....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ruth W
Team_Novandi, Public Relations Manager at The Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

So happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us. Hope to see you again soon - we have a new vegan lemon cake!

Reviewed 13 February 2019

We went to the Lighthouse to take advantage of the 241 cocktails but ended up staying until closing time! Great atmosphere on a Saturday - the music wasn't too loud so you could have a conversation, there were no big groups, plenty of seating and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Cara W
Team_Novandi, Public Relations Manager at The Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Glad you enjoyed your visit to The Lighthouse Cara - please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

I was taken to the venue by a prospective business partner. On entry, our group of 25+ adults were all individually checked for ID before anyone was allowed to order a drink. Immediately unwelcome, Although a few drinks into our night, we were not yet...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Tom K
Reviewed 20 January 2019

We booked the Boileroom for b'day celebrations - it is a cosy, secure area with lots of seating and an open fire. Our pre-ordered tapas and prosecco was ready for us. The event staff and wait staff on the day were extremely helpful, including when...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Emma9876543
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Although it was quite difficult to make a booking as they said they would get back to us and didn’t so had to call again, all that was forgotten very soon. Cocktails were 241 when we arrived so obviously had to give those a try!...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

I don't live in Oxford but wanted to find a convenient place near the station for a group of women in an online support group to meet. I wanted a flexible menu - tick. I wanted veggie options in case... - tick. I wanted a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jenny R
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Stumble on this fab little place on our way to the train station and ended up staying for 4 cocktails (but only paying for the price of 2 thanks to their 2 for 1 cocktail offer) Friendly staff. Great selection of cocktails and expertly made....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Helen R
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Response from Jane W | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes although you may have more room in the room to your right as you go in
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JulietDunstone
19 July 2015|
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Response from Team_Novandi | Property representative |
Hello Julie, Happy Hours are from 5-8pm daily. Look forward to seeing you soon! The Lighthouse
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Julie H
21 May 2015|
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Response from Team_Novandi | Property representative |
Hi Julie, thank you for your message. If all goes to plan our kitchen will be open around the beginning of September. All the best.
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