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4 South Parade, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7JL, England
+44 (0) 1865 292 321
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Ranked #152 of 488 Restaurants in Oxford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $24 - $31
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Oxford, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Good food quick and fresh, best of all cooked and served by a number of Italians. Desert was fantastic and a good coffee too !

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Ely
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Our table faced into the open kitchen area so we had the added entertainment of super-efficient staff working seamlessly as a team, producing well presented dishes rapidly and with style. Excellent food (risotto pescatora without chilli which I hate, and cannelloni), delicious Nero d'Avola, fresh salads. And such friendly waiting staff. On our list of places to come back to... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Thank you to all the staff at Cibo last night. We enjoyed a jazz night at The North Wall Theatre in the same street. By the time we arrived at Cibo (our third visit in five weeks !!) they were winding up after a busy Saturday night. However, they made us feel very welcome and served us two wonderful pizzas... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I was recommended this restaurant by a colleague that lives in Oxford. I was looking to take some clients and there wives out for the evening. We had a fantastic meal. The food and service was excellent.Good selection on the menu. Lovely ambiance. If I am ever in the area again I would certainly go back.

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Oxford, U.K
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We had not been to this restaurant for some time, but we decided to give it another trial for a Sunday supper. It was so bad that it was almost laughable - had it not also been expensive! The service was willing but completely inept; aperitiv drinks were long in coming and the bread requested to eat with them did... More

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AntonioPittore, Owner at Cibo!, responded to this review

A long review merits a long response, Mr Tappi. We are happy that yours is a view not shared by the 850 or so customers (some of whom have not only been to Italy but are also, like me, Italians themselves) that we’ve regularly served each week over the last 12 years because, if it was, our business wouldn’t have... More

Bath, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Had an excellent meal here, all beautifully cooked. Would strongly recommend a visit. We had one course and a drink each, cost £24 each worth every penny.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

What a fantastic meal. Both meals looked impressive and we devoured them. So impressed and it's definitely where I'll be going for my birthday

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Nicely done out modern seating and clean and airy. Pretty good range of dishes on the menu at reasonable prices. Waiter happy to advise about the menu. Tempura fried sea food was generous and done perfectly, my wife's aubergine dish was also very tasty, the kids pizzas were competent rather than amazing but finished off in short order. It was... More

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Naples, Florida
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101 reviews 101 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We stopped here at the suggestion of someone from our hotel and just not impressed. Food portions were fine but it overall lacked in taste - pretty boring pasta dishes for both of us.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

An evening in Summertown with family a mixture of experience of food and service . My chicken dish and two other dishes were fine however my partners carbonara was bland and tasteless. Which is surprising as we were in an Italian restaurant and she was the only one who ordered an "Italian" dish. So in summary if you're an Italian... More

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Additional Information about Cibo!

Address: 4 South Parade, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7JL, England
Phone Number: +44 (0) 1865 292 321
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 24 - 31
Cuisine: Italian

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