We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bistro14

Certificate of Excellence
$$$
French, European, British, Bistro
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
14 Wallingford Street, Wantage OX12 8AX, England
+44 1235 771200
Website
Today
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Small family run restaurant just off the market square in historic...
Small family run restaurant just off the market square in historic Wantage. Beautifully presented freshly cooked food from local suppliers. Fresh fish and seafood daily. 2 hour free parking in close proximity to the restaurant.
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 158 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 117
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent food

I keep going back as the food is extremely good, the staff very friendly and welcoming. I had fish on my last visit and it was very fresh

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
Sonishka63
,
Wantage, United Kingdom
Add Photo Write a Review

158 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Wantage, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

I keep going back as the food is extremely good, the staff very friendly and welcoming. I had fish on my last visit and it was very fresh

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Came to visit some friends in Wantage on Tuesday, they took us to Bistro14 for a meal and what a meal it was. Excellent fresh fish, simply cooked but delicious. Enjoyed all my three courses from the potato cake with a lovely runny duck egg, a whole pan fried sea bass and my strawberry cheesecake. Looking forward to my next... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wantage, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

Poss about the best place to eat in Wantage...great food and also good service.. I had the belly pork yum yum...price is pretty good considering this is not pub food. I will be back.

Was this review helpful? Yes
liverpool
Level Contributor
50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

I was away on business and went for dinner alone to the highly recommended Bistro 14. I received a friendly welcome and excellent service from the lone waitress, but alas the good table service and friendly conversation didn't totally make up for the average fayre and lack of atmosphere, (there were three of us to start and about seven when... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wantage, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

My wife and I have visited the Bistro on 2 previous occasions, and its just lovely. The food is really very seriously good with a wonderful wine list to boot...when something is EXCELLENT why rabbit on !! Give it a go folks, you wont regret it........

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

This is a great little restaurant in the market town of Wantage. Ivor and his team serve a beautiful menu of fresh food. I have been for lunch with the WI where we have chosen from a fixed menu and my husband and I have enjoyed an evening meal where he enjoyed the catch of the day and I loved... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wantage, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

How fast a year flies by?the ladies of Wantage WI have celebrated St Georges Day again at Ivors restaurant, the food was excellent, I had a pork steak with fresh veg and new potatoes and a gravy sauce followed by the most amazing lemon cheesecake, Ivor makes it himself, I have never had a bad meal here and the staff... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sherborne, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This superb hidden gem is always a pleasure to go to from the friendly ambience to the excellent cooking and ingredients. A must for foodies and families alike

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Our first visit to this small restaurant. We were glad we came. The food was excellent. Choices were amazing and we left happy and full! The chef/Owner Ivor was so friendly and attentive as well as the lovely waitress. The pace of the meal was slow but just right, this created a very relaxed evening. The catch of the day... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

Lived in Wantage for over a year now and yesterday lunch time was our first visit. Wow! Beautiful food perfectly cooked and great service. I would recommend this restaurant to everybody.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Bistro14 also viewed

Wantage, Oxfordshire
Wantage, Oxfordshire
 
Wantage, Oxfordshire
Wantage, Oxfordshire
 

Been to Bistro14? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Bistro14

Address: 14 Wallingford Street, Wantage OX12 8AX, England
Phone Number: +44 1235 771200
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Wantage
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 47
Cuisine: French, European, British, Bistro

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 14 Wallingford Street, Wantage OX12 8AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Wantage
  • Phone Number: +44 1235 771200

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 47
  • Cuisine: French, European, British, Bistro

Description

Small family run restaurant just off the market square in historic Wantage. Beautifully presented freshly cooked food from local suppliers. Fresh fish and seafood daily. 2 hour free parking in close proximity to the restaurant.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Bistro14 staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?