We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Standard

Claimed
Order Online
Deliveroo

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Location and contact

PRICE RANGE
US$ 10 - US$ 34
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Reviews (297)
Filter reviews
287 results
Traveller rating
191
71
16
8
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
191
71
16
8
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews curry tarka daal chicken naan bread indian restaurant best indian mango chutney small place fresh ingredients lovely food visiting oxford jericho specials beers mouth spinach
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 287 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cute, small, old school restaurant serving nicely prepared quality food at reasonable prices. Nothing fancy, great location and perfect service. The lady is charming, not in any way scary, rather wonderfully attractive

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Toqiz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Standard is a bit small but a very busy restaurant, so probably best to book a table, it was our first visit and no table was available but the gentleman said he would have one available soon, so we went over the road for...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AlanR896
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I have eaten here more than a dozen times in the last five years as it's one of our regular curry houses we visit. The food is always great, the staff are friendly and we have never had bad service. The venue...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mark L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we were a group of ten and had an enjoyable evening with some very good food indeed, but would say that my curry was lacking a lot of chicken meat where generally curries are pretty generous in this respect but it was tasty. I think...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank debcox
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

Walton St is very lucky - as it has two very good Indians. Jamal’s noisy and full; Standard quiet and reserved but both great food. Staff not unfriendly - just not that welcoming either - my 17 year old said the lady was ‘scary’.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank stephenmQ1169IV
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

On this occasion, the specials, of tandoori lamb chops were recommended and they were mouth-wateringly delicious!! A generous portion accompanied by a side salad and yoghurt dip. Really hope this becomes a regular on the menu! We literally had a meat feast for starters by...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank monica m
Reviewed 14 September 2018

After reading some reviews we thought we would give it a go and try this place out. Grease puddle with the sauce... I couldn't get a sense of traditional Indian cuisine. Service was prompt which we couldn't grumble about. Such a shame! We won't be...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Culture594908
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Always good with great food and lovely service but the special lamb chops tonight were, in fact, the best lamb chops I have ever had. Nothing more to be said..........

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank DidcotBob
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We absolutely love this place. The food is fantastic - full of flavour and not oily (unlike many other local Indian restaurants!). The saag paneer, chana masala and vegetable patia are all amazing! The restaurant is really cosy and intimate, and the staff are lovely....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Tourist431937
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Staff friendly + Amazing food+ Good to call for booking before you go for assure place. Good location close to Center.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jassim_gege
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 43 nearby hotels
Richmond Hotel
119 reviews
.35 km away
Old Parsonage Hotel
846 reviews
.44 km away
Cotswold Lodge Hotel
997 reviews
.69 km away
Macdonald Randolph Hotel
3,712 reviews
.75 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 760 nearby restaurants
The Old Bookbinders Ale House
670 reviews
.31 km away
Mezzeto
158 reviews
.07 km away
Brasserie Blanc
1,389 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 384 nearby attractions
University of Oxford
1,500 reviews
.39 km away
Port Meadow
318 reviews
.39 km away
Oxford Canal
307 reviews
.36 km away
The Oxford Oratory Church of St Aloysius Gonzaga
15 reviews
.38 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Standard staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing