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Spiced Roots

64 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1JB, England
+44 1865 249888
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  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
64 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1JB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Incredibly tasty food in a warm, welcoming friendly gem of a restaurant, our first visit won't be our last, finding Spiced Roots to be as good as TripAdvisor suggested simply gives us more reasons to visit Oxford. The menu was descriptive and encouraged experimentation so...More

Thank Badger0777
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is so amazing! Really great veggie options. I briefly questioned being a vegetarian when i saw my friends jerk chicken arrive. The staff were so lovely and really friendly so the place has a great atmosphere. A must visit in Oxford! :)

Thank Laura N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow! The food, the fab staff and Boom the rum cocktails! We loved our meal here. Rainy, miserable night, but we soon forgot the weather when we sampled our first mouthful of food - what rain? 😂 If you are lucky enough to grab a...More

Thank LittleTink
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

.....well almost, nothing’s ever as good as my Nana’s cooking, but it comes a very close second!! She’s from St Lucia btw and boy can she cook! Believe me this is a compliment of the highest order:) The ambience, the flavours, the service are all...More

Thank J4S0N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I walked in by pure accident. We were desperately looking for food, and my companion has to eat gluten-free, which was proving difficult. We saw the sign outside mentioned gluten-free, so we went in, a bit suspicious as we had never had Caribbean before. Our...More

Thank PamelaH2250
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is worth finding. Lovely cosy atmosphere, like being on holiday. Friendly staff who are proud of their food. Very tasty authentic Caribbean dishes. We had the jerk chicken and curried goat and both were lovely. You have to try the storm in a...More

Thank _loraine_todd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although a side and a starter that we ordered didn't turn up until we asked where they were, the food tasted amazing and the service was lovely. To be fair, we did turn up very late so I appreciate the kitchen will have been busy....More

Thank lucmoose97
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good but felt it was significantly overpriced - £19 for jerk chicken and rice seems like a bit of a rip off.. service was very friendly and attentive and the Jamaican flower was the best mocktail I’ve tasted. Overall nice food but...More

Thank Molly Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with my brother recently based off trip advisor comments and wanting to experince quality Carribean food 'like Grandma used to make'. I was not disappointed. Within the first few bites of my Jerk Chicken spring rolls I felt at home with the...More

Thank Owen J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went last night with friends for my first time there and it won't be the last. Nice vibe about the place with wonderful staff. Great food and service from my new friends, Jammo and Jordan and the others....even talked cricket and calypso music with them....More

Thank DJW64
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19 August 2018|
Response from Brie J | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know, you would have to call the restaurant directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1JB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 249888
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