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Marco's New York Italian Oxford

73 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BE, England
+44 1865 248695
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good18%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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“tiramisu” (10 reviews)
“meatballs” (9 reviews)
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American, Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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73 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BE, England
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1 - 10 of 361 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Popped in on Sunday evening for dinner, and food was decidedly average, the lasagne was dry I would probably go as far as to say the bechamel sauce was completely left out. the calamari was lacking seasoning. The staff were sweet and so wanted everything...More

1  Thank leafylou
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were the first (and only) patrons when the restaurant opened, and were told by the server that they had run out of tomatoes and pizza dough. I ordered a chicken sandwich that was deep fried and greasy. The other two meals ordered were equally...More

2  Thank Lisa D
ManagerMarcos, Manager at Marco's New York Italian Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lisa D, I would like to thank you for your review and apologise that on this particular occasion your expectations were not met. I understand that it can be very frustrating when an item on the menu is not available and we do our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was shocked with all the negative reviews about this place on here to be honest. My boyfriend and I called in for lunch whilst in Oxford for the day. The decor was very nice and the 2 waitresses were very friendly. The food was...More

Thank UnusedCarton
ManagerMarcos, Manager at Marco's New York Italian Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear UnusedCarton, Thank you so much for your kind review. I was pleased to hear you enjoyed your meal so much and have passed this positive feedback onto the restaurant team. It certainly is a great morale boost for everyone. We do hope you will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is quiet and we weren't sure what to expect. The staff were very nice and we enjoyed our food, it is good value and good food.More

Thank Mirtha
ManagerMarcos, Manager at Marco's New York Italian Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mirtha, Many thanks for your great review. I was so pleased to hear such positive comments about your experience with us and have passed these onto the team. We do hope that you will visit us again soon. Kind regards, Cristina Negro Assistant Restaurant...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this establishment last night on an impromptu date night as we were just home from a family holiday and fancied some lone cosy time. Our decision to visit here was based upon a previous experience two years before and the fact that we...More

1  Thank nursess79
ManagerMarcos, Manager at Marco's New York Italian Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Nursess79, Thank you for your recent review, i am very sorry that we did not meet your expectations on this particular occasion. I have passed your feedback regarding your meal onto our head chef so he can carry out extra training within the kitchen...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very few diners so atmosphere not great. Meals were good - particularly the steak. Service provided by Christina newly recruited waitress - one week - was excellent.More

Thank Colin G
ManagerMarcos, Manager at Marco's New York Italian Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear ColinG, Thank you so much for your kind review. I was delighted to hear you enjoyed your evening with us and will pass on your good comments to the restaurant and kitchen team. We do hope you will join us again soon as we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is absolutely nothing like we expected based off what Marco is like on TV. Not only were the nachos awful, only half the dish came. When we enquired to the fact, they had to go check. Eventually brought the rest of the dish but...More

1  Thank Sam99842
ManagerMarcos, Manager at Marco's New York Italian Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Samuel W, Thank you for your recent review, i am very sorry to hear we did not meet your expectations on this occasion. I would like to thank you for your feedback regarding the food and can assure you this has been fully taken...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of us visited here over the bank holiday weekend. We booked in advance thinking that the place would be packed - we could not have been more wrong. Over the course of our lunch we only saw 4 other people and one of...More

2  Thank Richard T
ManagerMarcos, Manager at Marco's New York Italian Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Richard T, Thank you for your recent review and i apologise that we did not meet your expectations on this particular occasion. I am pleased to hear you were happy with the service you received and can assure you we have a separate restaurant...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Does Marco Pierre White have any influence over this restaurant? Surely he wouldn't let this type of food be served under his name? Avoid the nachos. I've had better served congealed and lurid in the local cinema. Dreaming of a really great pizza? You know...More

1  Thank ALNK
ManagerMarcos, Manager at Marco's New York Italian Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear ALNK, Thank you for your recent review and i apologise that your expectations were not met on this particular occasion. I have passed your feedback regarding the food onto our head chef so he can carry out extra training within the kitchen team to...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The crab cakes where stodgy not much crab to be seen. Main course was luke warm at best. Completely under whelmed!More

1  Thank Littleledge
ManagerMarcos, Manager at Marco's New York Italian Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Littleledge, Thank you for your recent review and i would like to apologise that your expectations were not met on this particular occasion. I would like to assure you that your comments regarding your disappointment with the food have been fully taken on board...More

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KAB2510
6 September 2016|
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Response from ManagerMarcos | Property representative |
Dear Guest, I do apologise that you find the small amount of negative reviews disconcerting, however they are only a small amount of the reviews that we have, and we strive to make every guest that comes through our doors... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:15 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 248695
  • E-mail
Description
Marco's Oxford is an all-day dining venue making it the perfect place to enjoy lunch, dinner or simply pop in for a drink or snack. The restaurant is located at Mercure Oxford Eastgate and boast an array of mouthwatering dishes from Italian sharing platters, home-made pizza and pasta to New York favourites such as succulent steaks, burgers and Marco's tasty BBQ ribs and lazy fries.
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