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Quarter Horse Coffee

76 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1JB, England
+44 1865 248808
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (13 reviews)
“brownie” (8 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 16:00All hours
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
76 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1JB, England
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1 - 10 of 122 reviews

Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The guy running this place is so sound - I once popped in for a coffee on my way to work and completely forgot my wallet. I didn't realise until after I had ordered! What an idiot. However the guy running the shop (long hair...More

Thank shortsinallweather
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Has changed hands since last visit, now has a cycling theme. The new layout is less inviting and lacking any real atmosphere which seems to have been lost since the change in ownership. The prices have increased too. However, the chai latte I had and...More

Thank Tayfun F
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Their banana cake is the real thing and I had the surprise to hear In The Aeroplane over The Sea on the speakers. This can't be a bad place! ;)

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Excellent house coffee. The banana bread is delicious! Room for my wheels out back, a picture of Coppi on the wall, and a copy of 'Rouleur' with my macchiato - what more could you ask for from a bike-themed cafe? Yes, it's a little pricey;...More

Thank Cathy K
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I used to love this place before it changed name, ownership and ambient in January 2017. Things are generally overpriced and laptop users are no longer welcome. I got a piece of banana bread today, it used to be excellent and generous, it came small,...More

Thank vesuvioxford
Reviewed 8 February 2017

It used to be one of the best coffee shops in Oxford until January this year (2017) but it changed ownership at the turn of the year, and it added a cyclist-theme to it from the initial hipster style. That in itself is not bad,...More

Thank Cristian G
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Sadly they had no cold brew when I visited but the iced latte was perfect for a hot summers day followed by a red juice type drink that was delicious, I wish I could remember the name of it. Will definitely go back in the...More

Thank Jess S
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband went for quick coffee but the service and atmosphere in this coffee shop made us to stay longer and just relax. I didn't expect that as is on busy street. The portion of cake we had was really big and I...More

Thank Stanislava O
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Poor service clearly tired on a Saturday morning used ti be the best place to go now over priced and not worth it

Thank JandC001
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Popped in for a take away cup of tea. £2 for a double espresso cup size!. When I complained I was told "yes we are expensive and that's the cup size". How much is some extra hot water? Almost nothing. Compared with Nero up the...More

Thank Alex J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 8
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1JB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 248808
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Description
We serve speciality coffee and loose leaf teas. We offer baked goods, sandwiches and soup. Come in for our handcrafted drinks, retail coffee and tea items, and free WiFi. We look forward to seeing you.
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