We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Old Post Office

St Martins Street, Wallingford OX10 0AA, England
+44 1491 836068
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (17 reviews)
“house burger” (7 reviews)
“halloumi” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
St Martins Street, Wallingford OX10 0AA, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (621)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

21 - 30 of 610 reviews

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

The staff are really nice people and the food is just amazing I had sirloin steak and it was lonely the wait wasn't long at all over all a really lovely place to go and eat :)

Thank Elliott M
OISite, Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Hi Elliott M, Thank you for the wonderful review, we're pleased to hear you enjoyed your meal and look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards, The Old Post Office Team

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Very good spot for a relaxed and casual, but also better than average, meal! Great atmosphere and decor and a varied menu which can be described as very nice gastropub kind of fayre. Lovely pizza oven and Josper grill, great salads and fresh cooking. Often...More

Thank cjl1993
OISite, Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Hi cjl1993, Thank you for the lovely review, we're pleased to hear you like what we're doing with the place and look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Kind Regards, The Old Post Office Team

Reviewed 1 August 2017

Went for lunch with mother, and while the front of house staff were cheery and helpful they were let down by the kitchen producing average food at a snails pace. Waiting 40 minutes between starter and main for a bit of steak and a few...More

Thank DJDB
OISite, General Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thank you for your comments - we encourage all our guests to let us know how we're doing - but you don't state whether you made your concerns known to either the waiting staff or a member of the Management team so that we could...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

I've never had a bad meal at the OPO. The atmosphere is great and changes through the day. Drinks at the bar with snacks is very relaxing. Bustling buzz of people coming and going makes a friendly atmosphere. The restaurant tables are well spaced and...More

Thank Photoparadiso
OISite, General Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Hi Photoparadiso, Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments regarding your recent experience with us. We will be passing these great comments over to the team to keep them motivated. We also love our open kitchen as we do have nothing to...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Went for a summer lunch here. The interior of the restaurant, which is recently renovated, was very spacious, cool and attractive. We ate dishes from the special menu, which were both delicious, as was the dessert. Good service, good food and attractive presentation.

Thank RosieD58
OISite, Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hi RosieD58, Thanks for the great review! We will pass your comments on to the chef and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards, The Old Post Office Team

Reviewed 17 July 2017

food good service very slow we waited a longb time for our orderto be taken coffee ordered with chidrens desert , but did not arrive.More

Thank Nancy C
OISite, Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hi Nancy C, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review, we pride ourselves in the quality of our food and our attention to detail. We are sorry that you felt the service was too slow, rest assured we will look into why this...More

Reviewed 16 July 2017

A very trendy place, probably more for visitors and the young! brilliant decor, seating and hard working staff, The eggs Benedict was superb, although the full English was a very over priced especially when you had to pay extra for baked beans, hash brown and...More

Thank Ellej795
OISite, Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hi Ellej795 Thanks for the 4* review, we definitely pride ourselves on our breakfasts, and they are very popular! Thank you for the feedback regarding the extras, this has been passed on to the relevant people. We hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

I popped into the Old Post Office for a traditional English Breakfast. Inside the environment is fantastic with lots of space for a large group. I was slightly confused about if it was table service or order at the bar but after 10 min of...More

Thank Gareth_Bucharest
OISite, Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hi Gareth_Bucharest, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we will definitely pass on your comments with regards to the confusion between bar or table service and rectify this for the future. All our food is freshly prepared on site, we are...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Visiting the historic town of Wallingford, I came across "The Old Post Office". Firstly they have done a great job of getting the mix right between being based in a historic building and keeping features while providing a modern feel, which is not always easy....More

Thank Hartlane5
OISite, Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hi Hartlane5, Thank you for the wonderful review, good feedback is always appreciated (and we have noted to always bring cutlery straight away in future). We hope you had a good rest of stay in the area and you are more than welcome to return...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017

We ate here a couple of weeks ago when it was an extremely hot evening. We initially went for a drink to cool down but decide to eat as the air-con was great. The restaurant was not full but had enough atmosphere. I had the...More

Thank LovelyLisaQ
OISite, Manager at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hi LovelyLisaQ, Thanks for the great review! We're very pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to having you with us again soon! Kind Regards, The Old Post Office Team

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Avanti
412 reviews
.13 miles away
The Queens Head at Crowmarsh Gifford
142 reviews
.59 miles away
Delhi Brasserie
163 reviews
.09 miles away
The Partridge Inn Wine Bar & Restaurant
267 reviews
.14 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Wallingford Castle
41 reviews
.21 miles away
Cholsey-Wallingford Railway
31 reviews
.51 miles away
Wallingford Museum
25 reviews
.19 miles away
Corn Exchange Wallingford
5 reviews
.03 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Brandyshandy1
23 September 2016|
Answer
Response from Quietman70 | Reviewed this property |
Possibly. It is a pub though but definitely serves tea and coffee.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$37
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings
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
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing