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Nosebag Restaurant Ltd

6 St. Michaels Street, Oxford OX1 2DU, England
01865721033
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Ranked #229 of 484 restaurants in Oxford
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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English first
Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Not a luxurious place with canteen style ordering, but the room is pleasant and quirky and the food is amazingly tasty. Extremely generous portions and everything tastes wholesome and home cooked. There are some meat dishes on offer too. Tucked away from the main tourist throng. A happy place.

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London
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83 reviews 83 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I went here on a quiet Saturday afternoon. I ordered the chicken liver pate. It had a limp tomato on top and the consistency was not smooth. The salad that it came with had no dressing and there was a lump of bread with it. I have never had it served like that before. It was really not good. The... More

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We have not been to Oxford for several years so it was delightful to find The Nosebag still in place. Be early for lunch, not fine dining, but splendid salads and main courses (meat or vegaratian, free water on the table. It is good to find some things do not change - thank you.

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Met a friend for lunch yesterday,I was dismayed to see it had changed hands.The food looked almost as good with a few Asian additions. I had the vegan Masaman curry, although the flavour was acceptable the vegetables were very over cooked and it was just thrown on the plate with lumpy white rice with hardly any sauce. The owner or... More

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Mahopac, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I was surprised to find a vegetarian restaurant in Oxford! It was upstairs and the food is excellent. It is cafeteria style and very casual. Nice choice of salads and sandwiches. I need to be gluten free and had plenty of choices for a very tasty lunch.

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Sussex
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104 reviews 104 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This "restaurant" is in the same street as the wonderful Vanbrugh House Hotel. It is more cafeteria than restaurant, semi self-service. The prices are reasonable, but it is quite basic. OK for a quick meal. We had wine with our meal, I had red and my wife had white. Big mistake - drink water instead! The food was acceptable, we... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is one of my favourite places to eat lunch in Oxford or have a delicious cake and cup of tea. They have vegan and vegetarian hot and cold options, food is seasonal and fresh. The only downside is the cafe is in an old building at the top of some stairs so might be difficult if you have a... More

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Oxford, England, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

This is a great informal eatery with excellent food and organic produce. Well worth sampling the excellent salads and quiches. The only draw back can be the queues, as it is very popular, and the bench seating can be awkward to negotiate if you have any back problems. It is part of the ambience to share a table with strangers,... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

This little cafe is a real find. If, like other reviewers, you want a basic baked potato then you are missing the point to some extent. The selection of salads and specials are varied, full of flavour and fresh. We enjoyed a selection of the most fabulous salads with a massive wedge of granary bread. It was lovely and the... More

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

good home cooked food , great choice for vegetarians and meat eaters alike. good price. highly reccommended

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