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Patisserie Valerie

90 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ, England
+44 1865 725415
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
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“cakes” (97 reviews)
“quiche” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
90 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

If scones come out of a hot oven they are dry and crisp on the outside, if they come out of a microwave they are soft and damp. Very poor soft damp scones served here, certainly not a recommended example of Cream Tea and Scones....More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had walked past Patisserie Valerie many times, drooling over the strawberries tartlets and beautifully decorated cakes in the window of the famous High Street in Oxford but thought each time how expensive it was and I would need time to savour the delights so...More

Thank Mary s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came here for afternoon tea as we had been given a voucher. It was without doubt, the worst afternoon tea we’ve ever had. Everything was bland and tasteless and poor quality. The only positive thing about our experience is that the...More

Thank stickywicks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Passed this branch when looking for a quick light lunch. My wife commented that last time she used this chain it was disappointing. I hadn’t used them recently but had previously found them decent. As it was starting to rain we decided to chance it,...More

Thank AlanofLondon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ordered two Earl Greys and two cakes. The cakes were quite nice, we had a pot of tea EACH which seemed excessive but I guess that puts up the cafe's profits. What really made the place fall down in my opinion was that not...More

Thank Brownie1949
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

I love the chain and always want to visit but I was very disappointed with the service in April. It took forever to order and a really long time to get out food(over 1.5 hours). Drinks that usually come first arrived after the food and...More

Thank Millalenna
Reviewed April 11, 2018

Decided to duck out of the rain and enjoy a hot drink and sandwich. We both ordered Hot chocolates which came luke-warm and two different sandwiches which were fine, I can't rave about them nor find fault. Service slow (despite being one of only 3...More

Thank NLJ07
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Th cafe is very small with limited seating but it is in a good location, right on the market place. The service is efficient and friendly and the food is good, comprising snacks and light meals. The toilets are not well cared for.

Thank Angela H
Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

Today myself and my sister's visited the high street branch, we had a fantastic time. With very friendly and attentive staff, Roberto and Maria were so lovely. They couldn't do enough for us. We had an afternoon tea, which was very filling. The sandwiches are...More

Thank Holly H
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

We had a last min panic attack ad hadn't ordered an 80th birthda cake for my dad! The staff in charge of cake orders was brilliant. She managed to get our cake exactly as we wanted and was extremely helpful and friendly. She epitomises what...More

Thank curlynumber1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 725415
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