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Oli's Thai

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Small thai restaurant. Bookings essential.
US$4 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Asian, Thai
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited here many times over the years and it never lets me down. The sweetcorn fritters, prawn crackers with peanut sauce and duck panang are my favourites. Booking can be difficult but it's well worth the wait. One of the best places to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Chloeannabel
Reviewed 13 December 2018

My husband and I had lunch here for the first time earlier this week and what a wonderful surprise. Firstly, the service was utterly charming and secondly the food was delicious - what more could we ask for? We're already looking forward to our next...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Henkeepers
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

I am not even a foodie person but this restaurant put paid to that... the food was simply sublime... the duck succulent and the rice just so.. the starters were spicy but not overly so... in fact just right... the staff were lovely and accommodating...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank astrid955
Reviewed 29 November 2018

The food here is really good and worth all the wait! You will not be disappointed! Well done Team Oli's!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Anuj K
Reviewed 24 November 2018

Luck to get a 'walk up' table for lunch today. What a treat. Greeted warmly, seated and attended to in a genuine and professional manner. Top class lunch followed - tempura mushrooms, duck mains and the delicious apple and mint salad. Everything fragrant, balanced, delicious....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Irene592015
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Visited for the third time. Simply amazing food. Fresh ingredients, sublime flavours, polite efficient service. There is nowhere in Oxford to rival Oli’s

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Paradise221860
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

The food is absolutely delicious, quick service, kind staff and amazing prices for what you get! Been there many times and I can't get enough of it.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank GiuliaC2341
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Came today with my other half. Absolutely brilliant food and great service. We shared three dishes (duck curry, aubergine curry and mushroom tempura) and will be back not before long! Thank you for a really wonderful meal

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sihackett29
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Been here a few times now and I can honestly say this little place is fantastic. The food is always amazingly fresh and cooked from scratch. I note a recent review slating the service, well all I can say is that every time we go...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Matt T
Reviewed 29 October 2018

I've never been made to feel so unwelcome as in this place! On a rainy day, right after checking that my name was in his booking list, the waiter rudely told me (as if I were his 5-years old kid) "Wipe your shoes here and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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28 December 2018|
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Response from maxinewinnie | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure, the restaurant is very small, I would give them a call first, and in paeans if time as they get booked up so quick, but definitely worth going. Hope this helps
1 August 2016|
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Response from Polly_B_11 | Reviewed this property |
You have asked a punter this question. I cannot tell you when they will change the menu!
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