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Ask Italian - Oxford

5 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AT, England
+44 1865 726850
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (30 reviews)
“gelato” (5 reviews)
“garlic bread” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
5 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AT, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best of all the chain Italians that we ate in in oxford. Service was patient, giving us time to wait for all our group to arrive. We had the special seasonal bread with balsamic and it was amazing so moreish. Followed by asparagus carbonara which...More

Thank bifflet
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was in Oxford for 2 weeks on Business and a group of 4 of us were looking for somewhere to eat on a Friday night. We couldn’t pre book as we don’t have a set finish tile but it was before 7pm. We walked...More

Thank Michelle O
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just little things - had 2 kids got given some little drawing books but no pens... Took ages to get these, however everyone else was given one. Food OK but no brilliant.... There was an offer for coffee and cake however the cake was ridiculous...More

Thank Hywel D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Since I've moved to Oxfordshire, I've been doing a bit of italian restaurant crawling to find my favourite. So far this is the best one I've come across and I'm on my 14th restaurant. Also a special mention for the Brazilian waitress they have, polite,...More

Thank Raj A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are at least three Italian restaurants on this one block,but This was the only one that offered a vegetable pizza, so we chose it. Our server, Carys, was friendly and helpful. The pizza was very good, and my wife proclaimed that her salad with...More

Thank steven f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of 9 of us met up for a relaxing evening with good food, service and cheerful staff. Everyone enjoyed their meal and the staff accommodated us all paying individually! Mains are large portions and the menu is large.

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really loved the service, all the waitresses were so kind and the food was really good, I had penne Al pollo della casa, creamy and delicious 😊 A really good atmosphere, I recommend if you want to treat yourself ☺ Lovely managers,chefs and waitresses!...More

Thank Serenasata
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thought we would eat here as we haven't been to to a ASK for years. The did was a great disappointment my wife's penne has so much chilli is she was unable to finish. My Milanese the broccoli was old you could tell the...More

1  Thank Vinney2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my daughter and grandson to dinner. Very busy but didn't have to wait (7pm). Plenty of choice of Italian dishes. Grandson was given colouring sheet and pot of felt tip pens with a children's menu on the back. The children's menu was excellent value...More

Thank margaret790
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Not our first choice but Oxford was hopping and most places were full. Food choices; I had beef Bolgnese, wife had risotto. Both were very good and left room for dessert ( see below). Inexpensive Italian merlot came alive with the food. Staff were outstanding....More

Thank Paul M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 726850
ASK Italian in Oxford is a place for great food and warm service. Think fresh bread made to tear and share. A glass of fine wine worth deserving of your time. Delicious main dishes prepared the traditional way. Everything we know and love about Italian food is served straight to your table. Take a look at our Oxford menu and, if you like what you see, book a table.
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