The Oxford

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The Oxford

Address
256 Kentish Town Road
London
NW5 2AA
Telephone:
+44 20 7485 3521

Yelp Reviews

7.00 out of 5
based on 26 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Oxford

3.0 out of 5
18 May 2014
by Julie R.

Went for Sunday roast. Lovely restaurant in the back, and they accommodated our pram which was unexpected. I had the beef roast, served with a nice helping of gravy and duck fat roasted potatoes and Yorkshire pudding and veggies. It was quite tough, really could've used a sharper knife and prefer my roast more tender. My husband had the pork roast which he found nice, though a little tough as... more

4.0 out of 5
09 March 2014
by Billy Q.

Nice beer: good reals, good selection, well kept, fresh.

Average food. Starters expensive for size of portions and effort in preparation (i.e. don't bother), main courses very nice, pork belly and trout nice. Sticky toffee pudding disappointing, just sponge with average sauce and ice cream, seemed like it was prepared in a real hurry.

Good atmosphere, vibrant. Low light. Lot of... more

3.0 out of 5
09 July 2016
by Daniel F.

Popped in for a drink. I do like the inside pub and it has quite an interesting quiz upstairs, but staff are quite abrupt or non plused. Building falling apart outside so falling debris near the benches so I wouldn't sit outside (sorry summer). Either way I think there are better pubs in the area. more

4.0 out of 5
01 November 2016
by Fiona R.

Delicious sunday roast!

Warm and cosy atmosphere even if the building is not in a good shape, happy family clientele and welcoming service. We were fitted at a big table with comfortable sitting and our meal arrived quickly.

We tried the roasted pork belly with a huge yorshire pudding and veggies like carrots, red cabbage, new potatoes... It was good, filling, crispy and melting at the... more

4.0 out of 5
13 September 2017
by Andrea P.

I am an American living in London and I can't tell you enough how beyond tired I am of the pubs here... all of them look exactly the same, have the same exact (bland) menu, and staff the same hipster-type people.

With that in mind, I have to give The Oxford an above average review. Overall this pub is your standard run-of-the-mill pub, but a hint classier with a tastier menu. The bar is... more

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