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“Veggie pub”

The Garden at The Gardener's Arms
Ranked #132 of 628 Restaurants in Oxford
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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Good for: Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Veggie pub”
Reviewed 22 May 2014

Excellent exclusively veggie and vegan menu, and good selection of ales. The mushroom pies was lovely and the portions are generous. Friendly staff and excellent choice of music. Will return only next visit to Oxford.

Visited May 2014
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Wish this place would have a shake up!”
Reviewed 8 April 2014

I love this place but as a visitor of 15+ years do honestly feel it is losing its sparkle - and could really do with a bit of a shake up.

I appreciate the graffiti art may be popular, but does feel like a very odd choice, and makes the place look like a hippy squat.

Starting to fall out of love with it.

  • Visited March 2014
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Vancouver
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113 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“Forever and Always”
Reviewed 7 April 2014

This place is great. No it's not for a romantic night out, but perfect for a group of friends. The service is basic, and perfect for what it is. Lots of vegan options, too, at this veggie establishment that I love. The veggie sharing platter is great, but you don't need to share!

Visited March 2014
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Greasy food that lacks imagination”
Reviewed 2 April 2014

I'm amazed so many people are raving about the food here. I've eaten here a few times now and every single time the food has been, at best, average. If you're going to specialise in veggie food then you need to be good at it. Their menu mainly consists of veggie burgers and veggie sausages in a variety of formats. The burgers are no where near as good as the spinach and lentil burgers at the Jericho Tavern so if you're veggie, you're better going there! I've had the vegan mushroom pie as well which was also poor. The pub has a lovely beer garden and drinks are reasonably priced so it's a good place for a drink in summer.

  • Visited March 2014
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Oxford
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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“Fantastic veggie food”
Reviewed 30 March 2014 via mobile

We always come up here with family, friends etc. always get consistent great veggie food. Getting a table can be difficult sometimes but don't let that out you off. It has a garden with tables so you can make good use of it now the weather is better.
Great veggie burgers- a fave with my kids and nieces (who are non veggie). Try the daily curry , and the veg chilli.

Visited March 2014
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