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Liaison - CLOSED

29 Castle Street, Oxford OX1 1LJ, England
+44 1865 242944
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4 Nov 2013
“Bad news”
23 Jun 2013
“Dim sum was great, but that was all we ordered.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
29 Castle Street, Oxford OX1 1LJ, England
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Reviewed 4 November 2013

Sad to report that this great Dim Sum restaurant has closed down. I was a regular, and the food was fantastic. I always thought it was incredible value for money, but now on reflexion, perhaps it was too cheap. Maybe they got their pricing wrong...More

3  Thank Oxacademic
Reviewed 23 June 2013

I went with 3 other friends, we ordered 6 dimsum dishes along with chicken feet! Oh and one noodle dish which was good. Although I did find some hair on the plate, thankfully not in the meal though! The dimsum was excellent, all in all...More

Thank Megziiminime
Reviewed 3 May 2013

We were there last week on our trip to oxford from london. We wanted to eat chineese food and on tripadvisor we found these restaurant. Reviews wasn't so bed so we decide to eat there. We ordered sweet and souer chicken and spicy chicken (i...More

1  Thank Urszula S
Reviewed 16 February 2013

I should have guessed what it was like when we saw it almost empty at 8pm on a Saturday evening, and four of us were shown to a tiny round table that would hardly seat two, even though there were bigger tables available. We moved...More

3  Thank LadyReadingOxford
Reviewed 22 January 2013

Food was pretty tasty, but nothing special. Beef was served in a traditional Chinese way, with fat and sinew. Was very quiet so hard to gauge the atmosphere.

1  Thank JCG2Glasgow
Reviewed 14 January 2013

Came to this place with a relatively large group of people, including native Chinese and Chinese-speakers, who vouched to us that the food was authentic. I love Chinese cuisine and was very much satisfied with the food. It was quite heavy but I think that...More

2  Thank Ra1dA
Reviewed 8 December 2012

Fancied Chinese whilst in Oxford and followed this review to Liaison. We went at 7.30 on Saturday night, there were two other tables. Food was OK, Dim Sum entree was not great. i ordered the hot & sour soup which was inedibly hot. Aromatic Duck...More

1  Thank STrottski
Reviewed 2 December 2012

I read several of the previous reviews which called the Liaison the "best place in the UK to have dim sum". With such high expectations, the dim sum was actually not that good. However, it is indeed a pretty nice place. I tried several of...More

2  Thank I_m_a_gourmet
Reviewed 14 October 2012

Went here as a spur of the moment visit after St Giles fair (Monday evening) in September. Only one other table was in, and we were served by the grumpiest young waiter. The food was mediocre at best and not cheap. I used to go...More

1  Thank OX10bloke
Reviewed 23 September 2012

My wife and I have been eating Dim Sum for many many years. We have enjoyed restaurants in Hong Kong and Soho in London, but they do not compare to the quality of the food at Liaison, in Oxford. We eat there regularly. It is...More

Thank Oxacademic
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US$57 - US$57
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  • Address: 29 Castle Street, Oxford OX1 1LJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 242944
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