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The Swan & Castle

Castle Street, Oxford OX1 1AY, England
+44 1865 260690
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible14%
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Indian, Bar, British, Pub
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Castle Street, Oxford OX1 1AY, England
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1 - 10 of 134 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my friends came here today for lunch and the manager stephanie was very rude when she came to our table to put our plates down and we then saw her 'gossip' to her staff about us who then came over to the area...More

Thank abethanylouise
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in here for lunch whilst in Oxf. I have to say it didn't look much from the outside but the inside was rather nice. Clean. Spacious. Outside seating. Comparative pricing. City centre. The only downside was the slow service. This is not a major...More

Thank northants90
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Visited 2weeks ago,table and chairs in need of refurbishment, floor could do with a good clean ,meal was OK have had betterMore

Thank Ossyclaret1
stephanie R, Manager at The Swan & Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for your review! we like feedback here at the swan and castle. We aim to provide the best in customer service and experience when anyone visits the pub so im unhappy to find that you didn't enjoy your recent visit. WE ARE UPDATING!...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Went to the swan for a drink with friends always running out of ice limes tonic the bar manager was very rude & unprofessional come on weatherspoons you can do better?More

Thank Graemepl
stephanie R, Manager at The Swan & Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for your review! we like feedback here at the swan and castle. We aim to provide the best in customer service and experience when anyone visits the pub so im unhappy to find that you didn't enjoy your recent visit. Im sorry you...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Hello Called here for breakfast last month after staying in the hotel across the road. It was early morning and only 3 people in the pub. i have never had a bad meal in a wetherspoons to date. I felt the pub needed a good...More

Thank Roundtable187062
stephanie R, Manager at The Swan & Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for your review! we like feedback here at the swan and castle. We aim to provide the best in customer service and experience when anyone visits the pub so im unhappy to find that you didn't enjoy your recent visit. we do have...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Family over from Oz on holiday, could not believe the great meals, and drinks and the prices in here.They loved it.More

Thank christine b
stephanie R, Manager at The Swan & Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for your review! we like feedback here at the swan and castle. We aim to provide the best in customer service and experience when anyone visits the pub so im happy to find that we managed to keep that up for your visit!...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Large pub with no atmosphere when we went. Good selection of beer. Did not visit again preferring the 4 Candles Wetherspoons other pub in Oxford. William Morris in Cowley, a little too far on foot.More

Thank KAMYE
stephanie R, Manager at The Swan & Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for your review! we like feedback here at the swan and castle. Im glad you enjoyed our range we take it very seriously our quality and range of real ale, lager and craft! We aim to provide the best in customer service and...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Clean, spacious, good service and food a bit above the average fare for a wetherspoons pub. Plenty of table even during a busy pride event and food service relatively quick.More

Thank Chris B
stephanie R, Manager at The Swan & Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for your review! we like feedback here at the swan and castle. We aim to provide the best in customer service and experience when anyone visits the pub so im happy to find we did well on your visit! Taster of whats to...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017

A little pricier than my local wetherspoons but the interior and atmosphere make up for it! Always a lovely place to have a little drink, even on the dead nights like Sunday because the staff are lovely and kind.More

Thank k8rpillar
stephanie R, Manager at The Swan & Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for your review! we like feedback here at the swan and castle. We aim to provide the best in customer service and experience when anyone visits the pub so im glad to find my staff and managers provided this for you! Sneek peak...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

A very good spacious weatherspoons in Oxford. They have a very good large breakfast for only a fiver. Good selection of ales. Clean and fast service. Toilets are downstairs.

Thank NGAMILO
stephanie R, Manager at The Swan & Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thanks for the review! we look forward to seeing you again! kind regards steph

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 20
Cuisine
Indian, Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 01:00
Friday
08:00 - 01:00
Saturday
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Street, Oxford OX1 1AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 260690
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