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Cricketers Arms

38 Littleworth, Wheatley, Wheatley OX33 1TR, England
+44 1865 872738
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“chilli” (8 reviews)
“scampi” (2 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
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38 Littleworth, Wheatley, Wheatley OX33 1TR, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only a short walk from Allianze stadium, and a 15min cab ride from darling harbor , the cricketers arms was the perfectly located for a few cold beers before the game. Vibrant atmosphere

Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We had scampi and burgers and they were properly home-made and home cooked chips-not huge portions but enough. Took a little time to be served but it was being cooked to order so was fresh. Friendly people. I would have liked to try everything on...More

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

stumbled upon this pub and I'll be honest it's very traditional decor meant I wasn't sure what I'd be getting. The menu was full of home made tasty food!veggie options and gluten free, I was so pleasantly surprised!! Very tastey too and very responsibly priced.

Thank 882charm882
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This is a wonderful village pub, I had a really good time visiting it. It's very local, everyone is super friendly, and it feels like home.

Thank Millivist
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Enjoyed another visit to this very cosy little real ale pub near Wheatley. Outstanding real ales kept in prime condition. Excellent home cooked food... recommend the home made chilli and selection of fab home made burgers. Genial host Stuart always makes us so welcome and...More

Thank annie186361
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A lovely little traditional village pub, friendly folk and good home cooked food. Very reasonably priced we will definitely pop in again if we are down that way.

Thank Joanne R
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

A proper little country pub with a great pub food menu and superbly kept beers. Every time I visit I can't resist the burgers which are homemade and my favourite burger The Devil Came Down To Littleworth burger is very tasty indeed. The pub offers...More

Thank badgernelms
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Lovely pub, I think I was the only none local in the pub. but I was made very welcome and directed to a warm place by the fire. A good pint and a very nice meal

Thank Cadazan
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Had the homemade chilli, one of the best I've had for a while. Just the right side of spicy without blowing your head off. Good value too. And good ale.

Thank 2FK
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Weekly visit to sample Chilli and Chips - home made! Excellent beers too, frequently changing, always interesting and always well looked after.

1  Thank clivehal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Pub, Bar
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Littleworth, Wheatley, Wheatley OX33 1TR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Wheatley
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 872738
A Genuine Free House Pub with a Very Warm Welcome Nestled in the Hamlet of Littleworth less than five miles from the centre of the Historic City of Oxford, at the bottom of the ancient Shotover Hill near the former London to Oxford turnpike, lies The Cricketer's Arms - An unspoilt Free House Pub: "The Little Pub with the BIG Welcome". Close to Oxford and the M40 and A40 transport links and on the 103/104 bus route, The Cricketer's Arms, Littleworth is an ideal meeting place, whether you are travelling by Car, Bus, Bicycle or Walking in the picturesque Oxfordshire Countryside. The Cricketer's Arms offers great value traditional Home Made Pub Food. In the evening and at weekends, we have a selection of Main Meals, including our Famous Pies, Angie's Special Chilli and Scampi. During the day, we offer freshly made paninis. Did we mention that our chips are proper chips - hand peeled and hand cut for that extra special specialness and that we have a great Vegetarian selection. See our Opening and Food Service times. We can sum up our Real Ale selection in one word: "Local". All our Real Ale comes from within a thirty six mile radius of the pub, direct from whichever local brewery it comes from, so it's as fresh and tasty as it possibly can be. As a Genuine English Freehouse Pub, The Cricketer's Arms offers Hook Norton Hooky Bitter as its Permanent Session Ale, plus two Local Guest Ale pumps and with a range of Local Bottled Ales, Local Real Cider, a selection of New World Wines and our Malt Whisky Menu, there's always something to suite your palette.
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