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Green's Cafe

50 St. Giles, Oxford OX1 3LU, England
+44 1865 316878
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
50 St. Giles, Oxford OX1 3LU, England
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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

An unrenovated house , time warp Full of students on laptops A great greasy spoon in a central location avoiding the national chains Go local !

Thank mgoodman1234567
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Drinks were hot but not of good quality. Service was friendly. Prices were averagely expensive. The furnishings are very poor, and it is almost impossible to find a clean surface (tables chairs floors) on which to place your belongings. How it passes fire safety (upstairs)...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Nice little find out of the hustle and bustle of the busy streets. The staff were very friendly and accommodating with us and our toddler. We each had a dish and they were all very tasty and fresh. Only criticism was the tea. Very milky....More

Thank Betty M
Reviewed 21 April 2017

can not fault coffee and cakes BUT the place needs a good clean ! walls, floors etc marked and build up of dust etc- a shame in a quirky building

Thank Snoutybird
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Greens is situated near the Eagle and Child pub (of Tolkien and CS Lewis fame) on St Giles which is in the heart of Oxford. Tick. It has an ordering area downstairs and seating upstairs. It's rustic and a bit higgledy piggledy but this adds...More

1  Thank Mark W
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch and enjoyed both our food - a ciabatta sandwich, a panini and a millionaire shortbread - and the nice atmosphere. The staff were lovely and we found a table easily, although it did get busier around 12.30pm. We will definitely come...More

Thank marge708
Reviewed 12 March 2017

My daughter and I stopped in here for coffee, and were tempted by the chocolate shortbread. We ate upstairs, where there is plenty of seating, good wifi, and a nice view of the street. Pleasant and welcoming staff. It's nice to see independent premises, and...More

Thank worldexplorer0820
Reviewed 4 March 2017

while most places closed or stopped serving food after 2 or 3, this place stayed open for late eater. the pancake and smoothies were very good. their bake goods included some gluten-free options.

Thank Rouge S
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a full English and a vegan breakfast here. Not too busy and the food arrived quite quickly. Lovely staff, no frills cafe serving simple, down to earth food.

Thank teaser2268
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Large group visited for breakfast to celebrate a family birthday. Delicious food, excellent service. Great layout with different rooms which made our breakfast feel like a private party

Thank Suzie F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:30
07:30 - 19:30
07:30 - 19:30
07:30 - 19:30
07:30 - 19:30
07:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 St. Giles, Oxford OX1 3LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 316878
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