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Cafe, British
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
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Reviewed 18 December 2020 via mobile

I don’t get to go often but make a longer trip to get there when I can because I always really enjoy it. Food & coffee are good but there’s also just a really nice atmosphere. There’s some nice art up & it feels really...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 21 July 2019 via mobile

Delicious healthy veggie lunches. There is always a selection of options from soup to quiches with salad selections.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed 28 April 2019

Always great salad option available as well as a selection of vegetarian hot meal options. Great for a coffee and cake too.

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed 18 February 2019

If you're looking for a good value place to get healthy veggie lunch in Cowley then I guess look no further. Big fan of the salad plates & the soup and bread. Helps that is only down the road for me and can always get...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

Walking through the door for the umpteenth time with my friend, I feel the familiar casual and chilled vibes of The Magic Cafe wash over me. The cafe itself is a curious juxtaposition of quirky local art decor and mismatched furniture which somehow works. Onto...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Nice vegetarian & vegan options , good filling food, okay service but not so very happy servers. Spacious so I guess lots of kids and prams

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Vegan/ Vegetarian food, original recipes, fresh ingredients, generous portions. Relaxed, informal atmosphere,

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This is one of a few cafes off of the main road in Cowley area. It has been here for decades apparently, serves only vegetarian and vegan meals, beverages. The staff is lovely and welcoming. There is a big white board by the entrance (this...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

I was in Oxford on a course, what a treat to have this place and a lovely health food shop right on our doorstep. Very busy, obviously popular.... I had the chickpea soup and my friend had a salad, would have liked some more vegan...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Visited here this week. It’s nice it’s clean and the cake was good. But limited as to what is in offer and bit rigid on what’s being served when could and should stick sweetener. But good carrot cake!

Date of visit: March 2018
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  • Yes, Magic Cafe offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, Magic Cafe offers delivery services.

  • Magic Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4