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Zappi's Bike Cafe - CLOSED

29-32 St Michael's Street | Ox1 2eb, Oxford, England
+44 7964 241212
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Nov 3, 2016
“Great coffee”
May 20, 2016
“Great breakfast”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
29-32 St Michael's Street | Ox1 2eb, Oxford, England
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Reviewed November 11, 2013 via mobile

In Oxford for the day to do some sight seeing and in need of a decent coffee (a rare treat in the UK) we found Zappi's on Trip Advisor. While busy, the staff were friendly and overall the was a good buzz about the place....More

Thank Dianne S
Reviewed October 25, 2013

Set in Zappi's bike shop, a must for cyclists. The best cappuccino in Oxford, with a delicious toastie.

Thank Jeremy J
Reviewed October 21, 2013

We can't echo enough the excellent reviews by others, particularly those from New Zealand (who know where to find good coffee). If you are looking for superb quality coffee (full of flavour, at the right temperature, and not in an oversized cup), you should hotfoot...More

Thank MAB_II
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Reviewed October 19, 2013 via mobile

I'm also a New Zealand who struggles to find good coffee in the UK. The flat white was the best that I have had in my 5 years here. Highly recommended.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed October 19, 2013 via mobile

I love this place. So you shouldn't go there so that I can get a seat! I think that if you like good coffee you should make your own so I can drink all of zappis coffees! So the other option is that you can...More

Thank Chendi
Reviewed October 14, 2013

After 2 miserable weeks of drinking that awful excuse for caffeine that British people call coffee I finally Googled "Where to find the best Flat White in Oxford?" and the top ranking pick was Zappi's. Armed with my internet search I challenged the Barista to...More

Thank Alan W
Reviewed October 12, 2013

Alright little place, mildly quirky, with some passionate coffee aficionado staff and a very limited menu (despite a good effective sandwich called the NewYorker). But, I must admit that I am comfortably flabbergasted that this is in the top 1-2% for tripadvisor in such an...More

Thank SuitcasedSoul_MGray
Reviewed October 12, 2013

We were in Oxford for the weekend and thought we must visit to try the coffee and it was well worth the visit! It has a great character above a bike shop, with nice music and happy staff I often ask for a double shot...More

Thank jamescim
Reviewed October 2, 2013

We had read about Zappi's before we left home and made a point of visiting on our day in Oxford. We were not disappointed. The cake was delicious, the coffee was just right, the service was friendly and efficient and the ambience was very relaxing....More

Thank Keith4529
Reviewed September 19, 2013

Being used to such cafes in Australia (cycling themed) we thus sought out this one in Oxford. We were not disappointed. Here we enjoyed the best coffee we've had in weeks; the coffee flavoursome, the milk silky. The food is also deserving of reviewers' praise...More

Thank RPexCan
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$3 - $5
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29-32 St Michael's Street | Ox1 2eb, Oxford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 7964 241212
  • E-mail
Oxfords only bike shop cafe!! Incorporated upstairs in the showroom of Bike Zone on St Michaels Street in the heart of Oxford. We specialise in hand crafted coffee with stunning latte art. We're doing our best to rid Oxford of substandard coffee, come give us a go!!
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