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The Old Auctioneer

44 Parsons Street, Banbury OX16 5NA, England
+44 1295 270492
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“wings” (42 reviews)
“pizza” (63 reviews)
“steak” (55 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
44 Parsons Street, Banbury OX16 5NA, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Awesome place for drinks and food. Special shout-out to Holly and Alex, two beautiful girls who work hard 24/7 365. 10/10 would come back for these angels!! Xx

Thank Alexander N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited on a Thursday afternoon without booking & was offered a table with no fuss. Great menu with food to suit everyone. Food was lovely & service friendly, all in all a great place to eat, although I do think it’s a bit pricey.

Thank Gayle D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As above particularly with the number of customers.The wings are clearly very popular, and the chef was prepared to cook my burger as close to rare as he saw fit.I have to say though it was too dense for my liking hence the drop on...More

Thank richsim-11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked for my birthday with the family and as always had the famous buffalo wings followed by the rotisserie chicken couldn't fault the food or service

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wings are awesome! The fact you get BOGOF wings on a Sunday evening is an excuse to get up late, save cooking a roast and the pig out with a pint. My son and I recently went for a holiday treat. We went for bbq...More

Thank Luke E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not bad grub, caters mostly for hipsters, dirty burgers etc. We were a party of 16 and shoved alone in an upstairs room, so only atmosphere was of our own making. In fact after eating we went back to the hotel bar, as was more...More

Thank Trudy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to The Old Auctioneer a few times and felt it was time to write a review. It always has a nice atmosphere and always busy. Our friends live in Banbury and every time we visit them we always go there for their famous...More

Thank Tippex1818
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reserved a table for birthday meal for 4 of us on my birthday. Enjoyed the food and the atmosphere was good. However, disappointed because there were promotion cards on the table clearly stating you get a complimentary bottle of prosecco if you book a birthday...More

Thank Lesleyann009
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for a meal recently. Group of 8. Food was brilliant and the service was great too. Will be visiting again very soon :)

Thank zoeoc714
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good place, good service and 2 for 1 during lunchtime. Very different inside, very old place. I Didnt like that you cannot see beer prices before you order. They also have an open fire and outdoors tables on the back which i believe will be...More

Thank durutti13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Parsons Street, Banbury OX16 5NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Banbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 270492
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