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Rooftop Restaurant Ashmolean

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street | Use St Giles Entrance on Thursday, Friday & Saturday Evenings, Oxford OX1 2PH, England
+44 1865 553823
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“guinea fowl” (18 reviews)
“hake” (12 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street | Use St Giles Entrance on Thursday, Friday & Saturday Evenings, Oxford OX1 2PH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Featuring tables inside and outside.Restaurant was busy but well organised with very helpful service.Pleasant views and atmosphere.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Delicious "Raphael" themed lunch after visiting the exhibition. Warm enough to be seated outside. One course and a bottle of wine and coffee/ice cream. Perfect.

Thank alice c
Reviewed 4 days ago

At the start of the meal I was slightly concerned when it took a good few minutes to have our drinks order taken by a girl who wasn't sure if we had already been served; followed by another girl coming over and trying to take...More

Thank Adam R
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a groupon offer, although I have to say, I will certainly be returning. The food was lovely, well presented and timely. We were greeted by Cesa a lovely waiter, and asked where we would like to sit. we chose to sit in doors...More

Thank tinytinaOxfordshire
Reviewed 6 days ago

Met friend and we viewed the Raphael firth then sat outside for a lovely 2 course lunch and a glass of rose or 2! Good attentative staff who were patient as we took ages to decide on food as so busy catching up! Really positive...More

Thank CaroleP267
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here without booking, on the hottest day of the year and managed to get a table on the terrace. We had a charming Italian waiter called Archangel. He was attentive and very helpful (we had a coeliac sufferer with us) The food was delicious...More

Thank carol s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasant greeting and given choice of table inside or outside. As very hot day chose table outside but with shade from umbrella. Given menus quickly and drinks orders taken promptly. Ordered from the set menu which included the guinea fowl.Waiter Archangel took our order quickly...More

Thank jeanjohn2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely experience. Walked around Ashmolean museum for a couple of hours. We decided to have afternoon tea and a glass of wine. What a lovely day to sit outside and look over Oxford, the spires are beautiful. Definitely recommend

Thank Missi_Moo_69
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived for afternoon tea on Fathers day we had to wait a while until someone came to seat us in spite of 2/3 members of staff standing near the terrace door doing nothing. After we were seated and given menus we had a...More

Thank Linda E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came up to Oxford to take our son home after the completion of his 4 year degree course. Having packed his stuff in the car it then occured to us that a small celebration was in order! I phoned the Ashmolean at 11.00 to...More

Thank PhilOldBasing
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 25
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Home Style
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street | Use St Giles Entrance on Thursday, Friday & Saturday Evenings, Oxford OX1 2PH, England
  • Public Transportation: A 10 minute walk from Oxford train station, and very close to Oxford bus station.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 553823
  • E-mail
A celebration of food and wine alongside art and culture.
The Ashmolean Dining Room provides the spectacular setting for Oxford's first and finest rooftop restaurant.
Our menu is fresh, seasonal and inspired by current exhibitions.
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