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Reviewed 19 September 2020

I visited Oikos today on the recommendation of a fellow foodie and coffee addict. I loved everything about it. From the warm welcome the staff and owner Ben are passionate about what they do. The menu included panninis toasted sandwiches etc and specials during the...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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harriets917, General Manager at OIKOS Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2020

Anne - what a lovely review to read. Thank you! :D We're so glad your friend recommended us, and that you enjoyed your visit. It's always so encouraging to hear that our love for what we do comes across. The mozzarella & sun-dried tomato sandwich...More

Reviewed 17 August 2020 via mobile

Been here a few times. The staff are so efficient and really helpful. Food has always arrived really fast and is reasonably priced. The Chorizo chicken pesto pizza is to die for! They also offer a range of gluten free cakes. They're also doing an...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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harriets917, General Manager at OIKOS Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2020

Thank you so much for your review Ellie! So glad to hear you enjoyed your visit. That pizza is soooo good isn't it! (We may be slightly biased!) See you again soon. :D

Reviewed 16 July 2020 via mobile

Have been in this cafe a few times. Its part of a community project but you would be forgiven thinking it was a professional outfit. The decor is the brick and mortar with exposed wiring beloved of the independent ‘we have just opened we havn’t...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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harriets917, General Manager at OIKOS Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2020

Muchysock! What a top dollar review -thank you. Love the description of the decor especially. :D We are loving being back open again after lockdown - hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 20 March 2020

I went out today to find some excellent coffee, as I needed something to pick me up given how difficult it has been working from home all week. As a bonus I order a homemade, fresh toastie with tuna, cheese, onion, gherkins and sweet chilli...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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harriets917, General Manager at OIKOS Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2020

James - what a thoroughly and glowing review. Thank you so much for taking the time to put together such a lovely and descriptive write up. We love it! We are back open and loving serving Erdington again. Do pop in to say hey. :)

Reviewed 13 January 2020

My first visit, it's very pleasant with very clean surroundings. Staff was plentiful. I requested one cup of tea and one cup of hot water. I was not impressed at having to pay the same price for a cup of hot water as a tea.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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harriets917, General Manager at OIKOS Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2020

Hi Sandra, Thank you for leaving us a review. I am sorry to hear that you were disappointed. There are many costs involved in providing hospitality, the ingredients are just one. A cup of hot water will have cost price that is not all that...More

Reviewed 11 January 2020 via mobile

Visited here this morning with the partner, both enjoyed the drinks and food. Excellent service despite being busy. Relaxed atmosphere for all ages.

Date of visit: January 2020
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harriets917, General Manager at OIKOS Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2020

Thanks for your lovely review Zac. Hope you're doing well. We're back open again 9am-4pm - pop back and say hey. :D

Reviewed 26 August 2019 via mobile

Visited here recently and was not disappointed. Plenty of options for vegetarians, and the food was really tasty! The staff were all lovely and I have nothing but good things to say about this cafe. Will definitely return!

Date of visit: August 2019
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HarrietS403, Manager at OIKOS Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2019

Thank you for such a lovely review. :D So glad you enjoyed your visit. Do come and visit us soon. :)

Reviewed 14 April 2019

Located on the end of the high street this cafe offers very friendly service and reasonable prices. The selectin of food is not that wide but everything that is offered is fresh and very tasty. Love the little touches like putting a little short bread...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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HarrietS403, Manager at OIKOS Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2019

Thank you so much Eva for taking the time to review the café. So glad you're enjoying the café, and especially the little things that can make such a difference to the experience! Hope to see you soon. :)

Reviewed 13 April 2019 via mobile

Friendly staff good food exceptional service and a welcoming atmosphere what more would anyone want.

Date of visit: April 2019
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HarrietS403, Manager at OIKOS Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2019

Hi Steve, Thanks for your lovely review of the café. So glad you're enjoying spending time here. Hope to see you over Easter! :)

Reviewed 25 March 2019

We visited Oikos early afternoon for an in between shopping treat. I ordered coffee and Bakewell Tart and my wife went for tea and chocolate cake. Definitely the best Bakewell I have ever tasted and my coffee was delicious. There were no complaints from the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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HarrietS403, Manager at OIKOS Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2019

Hi Bham Traveller! So glad to hear you enjoyed your pitstop with us! The Bakewell is a particularly favourite of mine, an excellent choice. :) Hope to see you again soon. :D

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  • Yes, OIKOS Café offers takeaway services.

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  • OIKOS Café is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4