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Luna Caprese - CLOSED

4 North Parade Avenue, Oxford OX2 6LX, England
+44 1865 554812
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible31%
6 Nov 2013
“Not a pleasant experience”
3 Nov 2013
“Great Atmosphere / Super Food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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4 North Parade Avenue, Oxford OX2 6LX, England
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 6 November 2013

Went here recently for a quick meal and was really disappointed. The food was practically inedible -- my pasta was ridiculously soggy and bland -- the atmosphere was dark and dingy, and I was charged (not a lot, but still charged) for the bread that...More

2  Thank HungryGirl1314
Reviewed 3 November 2013

I cannot believe that I have only just found this restaurant, it's been in Oxford since the 1970s. Simple, rustic but very appealing relaxed atmosphere. The calves liver was simply amazing, great selection of wines. Very expansive menu - good value.

Thank Piscatorialist
Reviewed 17 August 2013

On entering the premises there was a dank smell which should have indicated what was to come. The owner plugged the set menu allegedly all cooked fresh. The following 3 courses did not suggest this to be correct. I can say that each course must...More

Thank paulgKnutsfordUK
Reviewed 7 July 2013

I am a mature student, that lived on Church Walk (about 100 metres away from Luna Caprese) last year. My Dad and his girlfriend were visiting during Christmas, and I thought it would be nice for them to see this place, as it has (or...More

1  Thank CdnGlobeTrotter_84
Reviewed 18 March 2013 via mobile

Being huge fans of Italian food, particularly that of the Bay of Naples and Capri, my girlfriend and I are always on the look out for good Italian restaurants. This is by far the best we have come across in Oxford. Having been there twice...More

1  Thank NickandVic_april2010
Reviewed 19 February 2013

I have eaten at the Luna Caprese many times over the past decade and never been disappointed. The decor is a bit dated, but the owner is a wonderful host, and the food is absolutely top grade in terms of presentation and preparation. It is...More

2  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 7 October 2012

We were seeking an alternative to English food and found Luna Caprese on line....the food and price were excellent and we enjoyed a delightful chat with the owner Luis. Not fancy, just good food.

4  Thank Howard B
Reviewed 23 September 2012

A group of us went here with a friend for her birthday. The food was good, but they seemed to overcharge us, and wouldn't give us a proper bill so that we could check it.

4  Thank AndrewWBristol
Reviewed 17 September 2012

Luna Caprese is one of the first places I think about when I am planning a special meal or occasion. I have had two absolutely inspiring meals here and one good, but not amazing meal. This is the only thing that stops me from giving...More

3  Thank RussiB
Reviewed 11 September 2012

by far the worst restaurant iv ever eaten at, bad food at a high price, fish was overcooked, ravioli overcooked, bad desserts, although the orange mirangue gateau was just about acceptable for its price, but everything was not, i feel like i have been ripped...More

4  Thank Tom L
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Restaurant Details

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Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 North Parade Avenue, Oxford OX2 6LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 554812
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