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Welcome Break Oxford

M40 Motorway | Junction 8a, Waterstock OX33 1LJ, England
+44 1865 877000
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“mushy peas” (5 reviews)
“beans” (3 reviews)
“tartare” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Fast food, British
M40 Motorway | Junction 8a, Waterstock OX33 1LJ, England
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Reviews (135)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good Starbucks but the Marks Spencer is very Expensive... We Stop sometime there for Coffees but just if there is nothing else... we try to avoid it the most of t

Thank Kenneth1999-2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Swung by the Oxford Welcome Break Service Station for a pit stop driving down the M40. Clean and tidy service station with a light airy feel. Clean and tidy toilets - what more could you ask or. Brought an over priced cafe latte in Starbucks...More

Thank 923Dan
WelcomeBreak, Owner at Welcome Break Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Dan. Great to hear you enjoyed your pit stop! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At nearly £16 pounds for two jacket potatoes and two soft drinks I suggest you take out a mortgage to eat here

Thank westbourners
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for a quick takeaway breakfast from Starbucks ice cold filled croissant that hadn't seen the oven very disappointing

Thank Tom M
WelcomeBreak, Owner at Welcome Break Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sorry to hear you had a disappointing visit to us Tom. We have shared your comments with the team at Oxford. We do hope you will visit again and next time have a more enjoyable visit.

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great range of services/ cafes and food outlets etc. Waitrose, Subway etc Toilets nice and clean. Very nice outdoor seating area. All clean and tidy.

Thank Kathryn J
WelcomeBreak, Owner at Welcome Break Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. Hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

If your in the area it's well worth using this service area. Plenty of parking,Great choice of food & drinks, plenty of seating, clean loos. Would recommend.

Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Had a breakfast at harry Ramsden £7.99 a bit expensive but worth it see picture enjoyed it all warm tasty mmmmmm

Thank Timothy462
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped off here on our way to Lincolnshire after travelling for over 3 hours and I must say it was very good. Lots of choice for food - we had kfc which was tasty and the staff were friendly (although they did appear to...More

Thank londonlou89
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This was our first visit to the "Tossed: fast food outlet at Welcome Break, Oxford. And what a pleasant change it was from the usual motorway cafe food! The chicken and avocado salad was deliciously crisp, fresh and varied and had a really tasty dressing,...More

Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Plenty of choice here - Waitrose, WH Smith, Burger King, Harry Ramsden's, KFC, etc. We had Harry Ramsden's takeaway last night and the large size was just enough. Cooked fresh and chips were nice and not greasy. OK value but it's a service station so...More

Thank JerseyGirl1981
WelcomeBreak, Owner at Welcome Break Oxford, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Hope we get to see you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 13
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: M40 Motorway | Junction 8a, Waterstock OX33 1LJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Waterstock
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 877000
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Welcome Break Oxford, offering a wide range of famous High Street food brands to help you along your journey. Additional facilities include fully licensed Ramada hotel, Starbucks Drive Thru and 24 hour Starbucks & WHSmith. Cash machines, toilets, showers and 24 hour forecourt are also available at Welcome Break Oxford. Fodo brands include KFC, Burger King, Tossed, Subway and Harry Ramsden's. Waitrose is open until 10pm 7 days a a week. Free unlimited WiFi is available and parking is free for the 1st 2 hours.
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