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Bell and Compass - CLOSED

12 New Road, Oxford OX1 1LT, England
+44 1865 250099
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good19%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible39%
28 Nov 2015
“Now called Cow & Creek”
21 Nov 2015
“Lunch time meal”
Restaurant Hours Closed
12 New Road, Oxford OX1 1LT, England
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Reviewed 8 February 2014 via mobile

Went here for drinks which were very well priced! Free entry before 10pm on weekends, busy but nice atmosphere and quick service at the bar, dj was good too and you can request songs you like.

Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 17 December 2013

went yesterday to Bell and compass for the special lunch deal...6£ for 2 course meal..(cheap true) but it's a joke what food you get...My friend ordered as main a king prawn salad which literally came with no rocket although on menu stated it comes with...More

1  Thank persida29
Reviewed 15 October 2013

Attended as part of a night out with friends so it was a bit later on in the evening and drink was flowing. Ordered the garlic butter prawns and they were excellent. The sauce was beautiful and the prawns delicious. Only let down that there...More

Thank RandomButtons
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Appalling! Being told to leave for having a guide dog in our party! Didn’t think there were that many places around that would discriminate against a blind person. Staff not only told us he wasn’t to remain but then, as soon as we finished talking...More

4  Thank Velah D
Reviewed 18 September 2013

What a shame! Clearly some thought has gone into a tasty-looking menu, however, we did not actually stay to eat having stood at the bar for ten minutes being ignored by the only barman who was only interested in standing and laughing with his friends,...More

1  Thank HelenaH6162IV
Reviewed 11 September 2013

Visit this place freqquently for food anddrinks as well associal gatherings would recommend it as comfortable appeling and he staff always helpful. Meals are more than enough and the whole place has an atmosphere of friendliness and warmth. Recommend this always to friends

Thank muybuenohijos
Reviewed 15 June 2013

The focus of this pub is clearly getting the drunken teens and students to spend money on alcopops. If you enjoy sitting for lunch in a closed nightclub where the vomit has been sloshed down then this is the place for you. It's not an...More

Thank Tonytomtom
Reviewed 5 February 2012

In need of a refurb! What more can I say, I think the place has had its day.

Thank Oxford-Wilson
Reviewed 3 January 2012

Food was not nice, took ages to arrive and premisis dirty

Thank Starsky1984
Reviewed 10 September 2009

We came here because it looked that it might be a nice place to have some tapas. The interior looked nice and definitely had the potential to be a nice place. But the food was not nice, very few tapas and all were really similar...More

Thank My_guideJS
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Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
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10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 New Road, Oxford OX1 1LT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 250099
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