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The Turnpike

2 Woodstock Road | Yarnton, Kidlington OX5 1PJ, England
01865 847666
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Ranked #11 of 22 Restaurants in Kidlington
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
St. Albans, United Kingdom
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149 reviews 149 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

We passed the Turnpike on our way to Blenheim Palace and ear marked it for a potential place to stop for a meal on the way home. It was 4pm on a Sunday afternoon & they had obviously had a busy lunchtime but made the 3 of us very welcome. My Husband, Elderly Mother and I all thoroughly enjoyed out... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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168 reviews 168 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

Visited this evening with a group of friends . The whole experience was very worthwhile with great food and good service throughout the evening . The menu choice was varied and included specials and daily specials as well as a good a la carte selection .

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I honestly don't know why this place is so popular. I am local and so have been a few times. The service every time is patchy and the food is below par. The waiting staff often forget you, so you wait a long while between courses, they never check on drinks, and don't even get me started on how long... More

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UK
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We were a little apprehensive when we arrived as our table booking for 6 people was not mentioned on the booking sheet... and it was a very busy Saturday night. But after a "shaky start", only improved: Tamas went out of his way to organise a table for us whilst we had drinks in the bar and managed to get... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

An impromtu visit on a Wednesday night for me and my wife and daughter, First the positives. It's a lovely venue, welcoming and attractive. The staff were excellent and service was very very good. Based on all this I was looking forward to eating. It was pie night, so I ordered the steak and kidney pudding with "seasoned" chips and... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Although we live near by we had not been before. Glad this place was recommended to us by friends as we have been twice now in the last month for lunch. The decor is very warm and inviting with friendly staff. A good varied choice on the menu with some good lunch time deals. The prices are spot on the... More

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Kidlington, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

like this place, friendly, good food nice garden. Good pub for just a drink to. Meet friends there, some promotions on line for discounts so worth registering. Varied menu should suit all, not been on a Sunday. Lots of parking always a bonus

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Newmarket
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Not really an outstanding memory in my recent visit. Friendly staff and food was complicated. We sat in the bar area and ordered some drinks. Disappointed after speaking with the management a couple of days prior asking if there was Steak and Kidney pudding on the menu as a regular item served all the time. We were told it was... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

Happened across the Turnpike when travelling from Nottm to Newbury and looking for somewhere to take my elderly parents for lunch. And what s lucky find. Fabulous ambience, busy and cosy. Extensive menu and table service. Had s lovely light lunch, there was quite a wait but arrived piping hot and fresh. Enjoyed it do much I booked for Sunday... More

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Bicester, United Kingdom
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99 reviews 99 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Having my sister over from Boston and taking her out is always a challenge, so we took her to the Turnpike. The pub is warm and inviting, food was good and staff friendly.

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Additional Information about The Turnpike

Address: 2 Woodstock Road | Yarnton, Kidlington OX5 1PJ, England
Phone Number: 01865 847666
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Kidlington
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: British

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