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The Broad Face

££ - £££, British,
30-32 Bridge Street, Abingdon OX14 3HR, England
+44 1235 538612
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“steak” (16 reviews)
“mash” (5 reviews)
“pork belly” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
30-32 Bridge Street, Abingdon OX14 3HR, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We come here for the quiz and it's perfect--The staff are just brilliant--very friendly and helpful and cheeky sometimes which is great. They have just replaced my favourite Chicken Kiev with Chicken Ballotine and it's even better. Tastefully decorated inside and with a good beer...More

Thank mullionboy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Never been in the broad face before, but will be going back soon. Great ambience, Botha a pub and a restaurant. Excellent food Mediterranean themed but with English classic dishes. Very friendly staff who want you to have a good time and enjoy your visit....More

Thank bigkev959
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick pint and found the pub to be Clean and tidy. The staff are very friendly and always happy to help.

Thank Jim O
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We came here from Kosovo and celebrated husband's birthday. We were together with our son who lives and works here. I'm so glad we were here, enjoying being together in this nice place. Very clean place with friendly staff. Nice food and beer. For the...More

Thank Valerija H
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

The staff here are really friendly and helpful. We stayed in Abingdon for 5 days on our boat. We ate here every day. The food was a really high standard and cooked and served and presented really well. I had the pork belly four out...More

Thank nikic1966
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

This pub has a nice environment on a week night. I got the ribeye which was a bit tough and a bit fatty. The chips were excellent! The chocolate dessert made up for it though! Very nice staff.

Thank Swimmer777
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

I was taken to The Broad Face by my mother and her fiance. As an Interior Designer, I can confirm the decoration is wonderful, after all it's the first impression that counts. The staff were lovely and I'm an awkward vegetarian and the staff, especially...More

Thank Luke B
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Dropped in on a pub crawl around Abingdon. The pub has had a good refurbishment. It had hardly any customers so lacked atmosphere but the friendly staff made up for it.

Thank RhinoKellie
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Thought we would give this a try as it has been refurbished ordered a couple of drinks and then needed the loo. The first toilet the seat was broken and the other the lock was broken which didn't fair well. These faults were reported at...More

Thank flora003
Reviewed 21 March 2018

A good selection of beers and decent food in this large gastro pub. The waitress was friendly and competent. If you want a river view however, you should head up the road to the Nags Head.

Thank Zigett
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Tim C
19 November 2016|
Response from Joshua K | Property representative |
hello Tim, there is pay and display parking available in front and on the left hand side of the pub.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30-32 Bridge Street, Abingdon OX14 3HR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Abingdon
  • Phone Number: +44 1235 538612
  • E-mail
Relaxed friendly atmosphere, with a juke box, pool table and dart board. Full bar and traditional pub fayer. If there is something that you require that is not on the menu please feel free to ask the chef would be happy to accommodate. If you have any allergies please make a member of staff aware. Breakfast Menu Full English - 2 pork sausages,2 slices of back bacon, 2 fried eggs, beans , tomatoes, hash brown, mushrooms and black pudding, tea or coffee & 2 slices of toast. Mini Breakfast - 1 pork sausage, 1 bacon, 1 egg, beans, tomato, mushrooms, black pudding & slice of toast tea or coffee. Vegetarian Breakfast - Vegetarian sausage, egg, beans, tomatoes, hash brown, mushrooms & toast. tea or coffee. Or something different bacon or egg baguette bacon or sausage sandwich poached egg on toasted muffin Bar Menu Ham - 2 slices of thick ham served with 2 eggs, chips & bread and butter. Scampi - 8 pieces of scampi served with peas, lemon wedge, tartar sauce & chips. Gammon - 10oz fried gammon steak served with pineapple ring, egg, chips, peas or beans. Sausage and Mash - 3 cumberland, mash potato, peas & red onion gravy. Hunters Chicken - Grilled chicken breast with bacon & melted cheese served with peas or beans & chips. Mixed Grill - 6oz rump, chicken breast, 5oz gammon, cumberland sausage, served with grilled tomato, onion rings, mushrooms, peas & chips. Burger Menu All Day Brunch Burger - burger with sausage , bacon & egg. Cheese Burger Chicken & Bacon Burger Cajun Chicken Burger Blue Stilton Burger All Burgers are handmade from 1/2lb, 100% seasoned steak mince. All served with lettuce tomato and chips with choice of dips. Selection of Wraps Cajun Chicken with cheese, Bacon & a sour cream dip. Chicken, Bacon & Avocado. Brie & Bacon Chicken Cesar All served with homemade coleslaw, chips or crisps. Sandwich Selection Cheese & Pickle Ham & Mustard Tuna Mayo Ham Salad Egg Mayo Fish Finger Sausage & Red onion. All served with homemade coleslaw using locally sourced Fresh brown & white bread with either chips or crisps.
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