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The Old Post Office

St Martins Street, Wallingford OX10 0AA, England
+44 1491 836068
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
2 days ago
“Ok food well overpriced ”
1 week ago
“Nice place central location”
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
St Martins Street, Wallingford OX10 0AA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a pork belly . Wasn't bad . But was tiny and expensive pretty average . Wine very expensive. 8 quid for a small glassMore

Thank charliekyriacou
OISite, General Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Charlie, Thanks for your comments, however, our pricing is directly reflected in the quality and freshness of our locally sourced ingredients. We believe that we're incredibly competitive in the local market. I hope that we will see you again at some point in the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From J Boy of Derby Only had time for a drink, good coffee service with a smile, nice place very clean and in a good central location in the market place. Food is slightly on the expensive side, but on the plus side a good...More

Thank John B
OISite, General Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for such positive comments. Our pricing reflects the quality of the ingredients we use and we're very confident that you do get what you pay for. Hopefully we'll see you again very soon! James and The Old post Office team.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went in for late lunch/early evening meal on Saturday. The steaks were pricey, but they were excellent. Good quality meat, well cooked how we asked for them. The mushroom sauce was very watery but tasty. I think the place is a bit hit and...More

Thank Sarah W
OISite, General Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Sarah, Thanks for taking time to comment. Our ingredients are the very best, freshest and locally sourced produce we can find which are reflected in the prices we charge and we're pretty confident about how competitive we are locally. I'm glad you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had been here before years ago and both felt the food was better then. Nice environment and good service.

Thank dandeve
OISite, General Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the comments - are you able to expand on what you believed was better about your previous visit than this one at all? We hope you'll be back again soon. Kind regards, James and The Old Post Office team.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister and brother in law were staying with us for the weekend. We had a good browse round Wallingford then decided to have coffee at the Old Post Office. Service was very slow, after a long wait my sister spotted two coffees on the...More

1  Thank Carolyn M
OISite, Public Relations Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time to leave this review. Could you please send direct contact detail to enquiries@oakmaninns.co.uk in order for our General Manager to speak with you directly about this. Kind regards, The OPO Reservations Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I was organising our Ridgeway Walk, I used TripAdvisor to find a good restaurant near our B&B stop in Wallingford. I actually made a mistake, as I thought the reservation was earlier than it was, but they were very helpful and took us in...More

Thank Jenni025
OISite, General Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review Jenni and I'm glad we could accommodate you to gave you a rest from your travels! I'm hoping that you made a point of mentioning to our staff that the toilets were dirty; we have a strict maintenance schedule throughout...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My favourite part of the refurb is the ramp at the side for wheelchairs and buggies. Makes life so much easier. Food is always good and staff are great even when we are a group with multiple buggies. Have to mention Will and Lorraine who...More

Thank Patsha1
OISite, General Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Fantastic to hear this Patsha. We tried hard to take every possible comment we've received forward in the the refurb and I'm so glad that things like this are being noticed! I'll make sure that both Will and Lorraine see this message and they'll be...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I used to love going to the OPO but in the last month or so it's gone a little down hill. The service is always really good so no complaint there but when I order a halloumi & Portobello mushroom burger I kind of expect...More

Thank Sundancespirit1
OISite, General Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for coming on here to comment and we're glad that you feel confident to do so. What I would ask is why you didn't complain at the time? We're not able to assuage your disappointment after the event (the horse having bolted and...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Visited the OPO last night to celebrate my wife's birthday. Absolutely superb. This restaurant is well laid out and even when busy it doesn't feel to cramped - perfect ambience. The attention from waiting staff was exceptional and the food was some of the best...More

Thank Royalist16
OISite, General Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Firstly, a very happy birthday to your wife and I'm glad that you spent the evening with us. Sounds like we were able to make it special for you both which is just what we try to do for each and every guest that comes...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Love the old post office, right in the high street perfect location, we have eaten here many times and have never been dissatisfied or disappointed will keep returning as long as the Hollummi chips stay on the menu, they are fantastic Great atmosphere service and...More

Thank dean h
OISite, General Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

The Halloumi chips are great aren't they? In fact, they're my favourite item on the menu amongst other amazing things. Thank you so much for your comments and for keeping on coming back to us - regular guests are the true litmus test for what...More

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Brandyshandy1
Afternoon teas
23 September 2016|
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Response from Quietman70 | Reviewed this property |
Possibly. It is a pub though but definitely serves tea and coffee.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$37
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:30
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:30
Thursday
09:00 - 22:30
Friday
09:00 - 22:30
Saturday
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Martins Street, Wallingford OX10 0AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Wallingford
  • Phone Number: +44 1491 836068
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