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Brookes Restaurant


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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
European, British, Contemporary
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the first time some of the staff had waited tables & they did very well. The food as ever was excellent, starters the venison carpaccio & the halibut ceviche amazing, mains guinea fowl & pork belly, tender & full of flavour, puddings -...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank OxDon49
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

The Brookes Restaurant is a fine dining restaurant operated as training grounds of the students of Oxford School of Hospitality. It is open for lunch every Monday to Friday during university semesters. As it is operated by students who are eager to learn, the service...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nicolas N
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing 3 course meal with fab service and genuine staff, had such a relaxed atmosphere and would definitely recommend coming here!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jenny2-597
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing food and service from all the students! Everything was cooked perfectly and the service was fantastic. Most definitely a place I will he coming back to!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bethany W
Reviewed 15 November 2018

A really good place for food and ambience. We went for lunch last week and the food was excellent and the service by the hospitality students was perfect.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Geoff F
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

My friend and I arrived today for lunch and had the three course meal. We were greeted and seated very quickly with our coats and bags taken to the cloak room. Alongside the set menu, there is a blackboard specials with a soup, two fish...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kitty A
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Relaxing atmosphere, staff very helpful and attentive, excellent food, great value! Thoroughly enjoyed our visit.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Julia O
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Had an excellent experience at the Brookes restaurant. It was my first time here, and I had a superb lunch along with a very welcoming service of Brookes university students working here. The dishes were very well presented and taste terrific. I highly recommend to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Edouard M
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Fish cake and dessert was amazing! Must try. Menu regular changes so make sure you catch a menu you like!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank emmasP190JY
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Starter was an excellent wood pigeon breast, followed by slow braised Angus ox cheek, & for dessert the roast fig. As ever the food was beautifully prepared & presented, & service very good. The Fedele Bianco & Rosso wines were extremely good value. The best...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank OxDon49
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