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Chariots And Cherry Pie - CLOSED

Route 420 | Buckland, Faringdon, SN7 8PY, Oxford, England
+44 333 121 0066
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Overview
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor31%
  • Terrible36%
30 Oct 2014
“Closed down October 2014”
24 Oct 2014
“Find somewhere else”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Route 420 | Buckland, Faringdon, SN7 8PY, Oxford, England
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1 - 10 of 198 reviews

Reviewed 30 October 2014

CLOSED DOWN ... Move along, nothing to see here. We tried this back in May when I t first opened and was a temporary marquee and a mobile kitchen. Considering the conditions, the food and service was ok - nothing spectacular, but we did intend...More

9  Thank chelseagirl_BC
Reviewed 24 October 2014

Having finally found somewhere convenient for our car club to meet on a Sunday morning, we were disappointed to find the diner shut for business "...until further notice". Shame they couldn't have let us know this in advance (they had our details). Annoyingly, the temporary...More

8  Thank PorscheClubGB_R31
Reviewed 15 October 2014

I drive back and forth to Oxford, and I was pleased to see an American style diner I could try one day. The website offered a reasonable selection. I drove 30 min out on a Sunday to try it out; before I brought other American...More

15  Thank pamelaj908
Reviewed 13 October 2014

This place had the potential to be so much better! Chef was sweating like mad with a minging tea towel over his shoulder which he was using to wipe his brow and then still handling plates with it! Lots of cross contamination going on in...More

8  Thank nautibuoy721
Reviewed 7 October 2014

We used to have a breakfast here when it was a little Chef, but it went down hill so we stopped eating there, however some time ago while passing we saw that it reopened as the Cherry Pie, so we stopped and had a really...More

7  Thank pitstop007
Reviewed 3 October 2014

Ive been twice hoping that my first awful visit was a one off. Not so! Both times I asked for gluten free options for my daughter and both times she came away with a stomach ache that she gets when she eats wheat. If thats...More

7  Thank Matt-Nicky H
Reviewed 30 September 2014

We pulled up at 6.30'ish, Sunday evening. Half a dozen bikers were just leaving and there were three cars in the car park. We entered and saw three or four young people (? employees?) at the lap top station. We asked for a table. There...More

7  Thank jnjcarlton
Reviewed 29 September 2014

At the door sign said go next door get cash from Bp We should have kept walking but we didn't. The food came quick enough but the coleslaw was served very warm. The Root beer was Flat. The burger bun was good but the meat...More

7  Thank Richard R
Reviewed 28 September 2014

To set the scene, we have just been swimming at the Oasis in Swindon, good time had by all, the 5 of us, 2 grown ups & 3 kids, we were absolutely starving, so I thought it would be a nice surprise for us. Front...More

8  Thank Trixster1971
Reviewed 27 September 2014 via mobile

Been twice now and really won't go again. Very slow service. Expensive for what you get. £4 for a side salad. Lettuce leaves and a couple of plum tomatoes and onion in a tiny bowl. No dressing or anything. Steak was nice. Prawns were not....More

7  Thank koolponies
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 420 | Buckland, Faringdon, SN7 8PY, Oxford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 333 121 0066
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Description
Chariots and Cherry Pie takes inspiration from the fun and fearlessness of 1950s, when America's love affair with cool cars and fabulous food was in full swing. We've opened the doors to a temporary diner to give you a taste of what's to come. Situated off the A420, or Route 420 near Buckland in Oxfordshire, we're currently serving up a a selection of items from the full diner menu. In early June we'll then open the doors to our first 'permanent' diner on this same site off Route 420. What's more is that from early June we will also be launching at Route 420 our first Chariots Car Spa. So, you'll have the option of getting your car hand washed while you dine. Chariots and Cherry Pie will be the ONLY place where you can shine, dine and unwind in one location. Our passionate local team will be offering their warm welcome to everyone so, whether you're dining solo, looking for a place to break your journey or having precious time out with family and friends, we really can't wait until we open our doors to you! Enjoy Us On Tour The Cherry Pie Diner menu is also served out of our 1950s vintage-style, mobile catering trailer. It's going to be a regular feature all over the county but it's also ideal for upmarket occasions, weddings, parties and corporate events. We can even customise our menu to suit individual tastes and themes so please get in touch if you're interested in having us over at your celebration.
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