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Church House Bar and Restaurant

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House Bar and Restaurant 2 North Bar Street | Banbury, Banbury OX16 0TB, England
+44 1295 262292
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“steak” (25 reviews)
“lemon sorbet” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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House Bar and Restaurant 2 North Bar Street | Banbury, Banbury OX16 0TB, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Church House on a busy Friday night as it's right next door to Whatley Hall Hotel where we were staying. Our table had been reserved for us and was ready when we turned up. The place was really buzzing and the service was...More

Thank 135out
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

We had a delicious meal here today bbq chicken and a steak each were very tasty and great value for money. Yes, it's a bit tired but it's an old building! Everywhere seemed very clean and tidy even the ladies loos were very clean, which...More

1  Thank hayleytaz
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Ambience top notch. Haddock fish cake to start, arrived piping hot presented to a very high standard. Followed wth the stonebass which was excellent. My wife had the ham hock terrine followed by the steak, all from the special menu at 17.95 for 2 courses!...More

Thank Miniondave1
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

A friend had made a brief visit up this way, so a few of us (11) decided to have a little get together, the food was lovely, the only issues (but maybe it’s because I don’t venture out much) was the cost on alcoholic beverages...More

Thank Gillywilly75
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We went last Friday evening and had a lovely meal. The food was great and the service was excellent. The only down side is that there is no warning that in order to access the building you have to go up a flight of steps....More

Thank annvic60
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Had a very enjoyable evening here - serving “koko Kanu” rum which I like and struggle to find elsewhere in the area Friendly staff, great atmosphere in a great building. A lovely evening, thank you - thoroughly recommend.

Thank MrsPBanbury
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here in the past and found it to be average at the very best however credit where credit is due the food is much improved. Had a steak that was cooked very well and as I asked for it. All in all...More

1  Thank _marcwood44
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Came to stay with a friend and we revisited this place after having a great meal a couple of years ago and we weren't disappointed. The fish cake and the prawn in coconut starter were extremely tasty and the the Rib Eye steaks were really...More

1  Thank Lewis R
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, good food, lovely atmosphere, great bubbles! Would recommend this place to anyone and everyone.

Thank Hilary C
Reviewed 23 August 2017

It was a quiet Sunday evening when we called in for a drink. The place is large and had a decent hand-pulled beer. Service was good and the prices competitive. The building needs some work doing on it and although we did not eat, the...More

Thank Nick C
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
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Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: House Bar and Restaurant 2 North Bar Street | Banbury, Banbury OX16 0TB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Banbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 262292
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