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Cori Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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53 High Street, Banbury OX16 5JJ, England
+44 1295 263664
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of 6 visited on Monday for a slightly rushed dinner as my brother had to catch a train at 9pm. The place is small but the staff are wonderful. We all had starters, squid off the specials, peppers stuffed with goats cheese, bruschetta, crepe and garlic bread. We all loved it, they were all extremely tasty. We all... More 

1 Thank paigeiphelps
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really sweet little Italian family run restaurant in banbury. Go for the gorgonzola chicken! The pizzas look awesome too, will definitely go back.

Thank Henry T
Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

From the outside it looks quite small and nothing special. The decor is a bit... old-fashioned. But the staff and the food are fantastic. Friendly, warm, prompt. Really lovely food and atmosphere. It felt genuine, not at all pretentious. Will return.

Thank Louise W
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

very nice restaurant great staff i order on my own and the bring the food like i want it😍 i enjoyed it

1 Thank Bader A
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158 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Like most reviews you can't beat the quality of the food and service. Very friendly owners who always serve you with a smile and as most customers say the food is great with generous portions and a good verity. Just one point as someone else has commented on. The place mats need updating. They look as if they harbour food... More 

Thank cheneyblue
Banbury, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Although the restaurant itself might not look that promising, the hosts were very friendly and obliging and the food was of a good standard; homely and authentic Italian; and at reasonable prices.

Thank banburytown
Solihull, United Kingdom
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633 reviews
497 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 278 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

This Italian restaurant is run by a charming couple in a modest premises that has the ambience of a small continental cafe. I had a pasta dish and my partner had saltimbocca à la Roma. We enjoyed a nice bottle of wine and Italian coffee all at reasonable prices. The only issue for us was that the portions were very... More 

Thank LauraDaveJames
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Lunchtime Tuesday. The restaurant did not look overly attractive from the outside and little better from the inside.12.30 midday and no customers. Still in for a penny, we entered. Probably one of our better decisions. The hospitality of what I assume we're husband an wife owners was warm, attentive and friendly. The food is superb and reminded me of a... More 

2 Thank Mike M
Oxford, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

As we live in Banbury we pass this every day,so we thought we would give it ago.It is very quaint inside ,very friendly staff and the food was gorgeous

Thank ann186361
Banbury, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

I agree with many of the reviews, this family run business is a delight. The people are so sweet and charming and the food is excellent. Nothing is too much trouble. My only gripe, please buy some new table mats! I understand why and don't mind at all that the décor is a little dated but having my cutlery stand... More 

Thank SueV5737

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 High Street, Banbury OX16 5JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Banbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 263664

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?