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Maxwell's - CLOSED

36-37 Queen Street, Oxford OX1 1ER, England
+44 1865 242192
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good25%
  • Average34%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible17%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
36-37 Queen Street, Oxford OX1 1ER, England
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51 - 60 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 11 April 2015

Many stairs to go up but worth it. Get a window seat if you can. It's been around many years and still maintains the same feel and look. Nice choices on the menu and not bad prices. Looked after by staff very well indeed and...More

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 29 March 2015

We were looking for somewhere different to eat, not your usual pub. Maxwells door caught our eye so up the stairs we went. Lively, friendly staff. Food X2, cocktail x1 and a beer came to £23. Food was great. Hotdog was delish and my partners...More

1  Thank SYule2014
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Burgers were very nice. Also the waiter serving was very polite and helpful, only fault is that the restaurant was pretty much empty apart from our table. I must also not that this was on a friday evening at about 7pm. Definitely worth a visit...More

Thank DanGreer
Reviewed 20 March 2015

This place serves the best rack of ribs around, the meat falls off the bone and they always deliver when it comes to the food. My only criticism would be that the desserts are too small.

Thank OXD2013
Reviewed 17 March 2015

The restaurant is up a flight of stairs so won't be accessible for those that struggle with stairs. Once in the restaurant it is well decorated and inviting, and we were seated in a nice booth with comfy seats. Although the service was quite slow...More

Thank AMBurns1512
Reviewed 12 March 2015

My daughter and I had lunch today in Maxwell's Oxford. From the moment we arrived, we were greeted with a warm and cheery welcome. My assistance dog was very well received as she lay beside us whilst we enjoyed our meal. Staff could not have...More

Thank Raq54321
Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

We arrived at the restaurant around 8.30pm in the evening and were almost immediately greated at the door by a young man. He told us we could have a pick of any seat in the restaurant as there were only a few tables dining at...More

Thank Kieran F
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Found this restaurant hidden along Queen Street, almost missed it. Good and quick service and EXTREMELY delicious burger. Definitely one of the best I've had in a while. Definitely affordable (on student budget it's so worth the money) and filling. Quaint American feel diner and...More

Thank anna318
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Unusual combo of burger and a cocktail good varied choice of burger which came hot along side a decent portion of fries and tasty side salad. good choice of cocktails would recommend the Oxford Blue. Went at 5pm so relatively quiet but received good service...More

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 1 February 2015 via mobile

This is such a cute American style restaurant, lots on the menu to eat at reasonable prices! Drinks menu is good too! And a great deal on cocktails! The atmosphere is great with good music! And the milkshakes are to die for!

Thank Beth L
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
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Open Hours
12:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36-37 Queen Street, Oxford OX1 1ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 242192
"Maxwell’s is one of Oxfords longest established late night bar and grills. Maxwell’s has recently undergone a major refurbishment to deliver a fresh, industrial chic look for the 21st century. Famous for their burgers, maxwell’s stands by a winning formula of top notch service and a recently launch, exciting new food menu designed to appeal to all tastes. Boasting years of experience, the knowledgable Maxwell’s bar team produce exquisite drinks. They offer an extensive menu of over 50 cocktails, including new signature creations and fresh fruit twists on old classics. Add a well balanced wine and champagne list and a superb choice of beers – theres something for everyone. Late night and Maxwell’s transforms into one of Oxfords leading party venues. With spectacular sound and light shows and some of the industries finest DJ’s spinning there way through a broad array of musical genres, Maxwell’s generates the best party atmosphere in Oxford."
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