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    The Talkhouse

    The Gate House Wheatley Road | Stanton St. John, Oxford OX33 1EH, England
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          Overview
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          • Terrible11%
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          “stanton st” (6 reviews)
          “english pub” (6 reviews)
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          Free Wifi
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          1 - 5 of 170 reviews

          Reviewed 17 April 2017

          Went for an early dinner mid week, friendly welcome from owners and staff, excellent food, scallops, duck hash, then risotto and hake both fine. An anniversary and treated to sparkling rose and a beer, nice touch . Recommended

          Thank byetheway25
          Reviewed 15 April 2017

          Stayed here as a family for my mothers wake and the staff could not have done any more, they were warm friendly and kind. We couldn't be more grateful and would highly recommend this as a place to stay and eat.

          Thank maylaitt
          Reviewed 12 April 2017

          Went for lunch with family. Helpful staff and shown to our table promptly. Lunch was OK very large portions all served up on the plate including the gravy. It would have been nice to have helped yourself from dishes to vegetables so you could choose...More

          Thank Cheryl O
          Reviewed 7 January 2017

          Really wonderful food. We've been three times in the past six months because we liked it so much. My personal favorite was the gnocchi with the truffles and the perfectly cooked egg: warm, rich but not overwhelming, and even a bit subtle. The wine list...More

          Thank janiejane53
          Reviewed 29 December 2016

          We stayed 5 nights at the Talkhouse, which was close to our friends in a village called Stanton St John. This is an historic Pub and Inn about 10 minutes from the Oxford City Center. The Pub is just charming, with good food and excellent...More

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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • US$ 100 - US$ 103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available
          • Number of rooms
          • 4
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