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Old Fire Station


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Cafe, British
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed July 23, 2019

We were very pleased with our lunch at the Old Fire Station. Soup of the day, beef nachos, and carrot cake were all freshly prepared. Service (at counter) was friendly and prompt. Total cost of under £12 represented an excellent value. Bonus: café is operated...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank cmdevlin64
Reviewed February 27, 2019

I visited the Old Fire Station this morning for a "Fireman's Breakfast". This place is a lovely place to be - I'm sampling every breakfast venue in Oxford. The cafe is spotless, the staff are wonderful, Next door, there's an art gallery and a shop...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank lokmagee
Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

Brilliant food, brilliant service, brilliant atmosphere. And it’s all for a good cause! Recommended for breakfast, lunch or just a coffee.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Joe M
Reviewed January 25, 2019

Really tasty basic food, good service, very reasonable prices. What else could you ask for? I had a 'Fireman's breakfast', everything was very tasty apart from the sausages which were absolutely scrumptious!

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Unreal_Andy
Reviewed October 7, 2018

The Old Fire Station is a great cafe in the heart of Oxford. Lovey building with plenty of room, clean and bright. Service was friendly and the breakfast was delicious. Normally some cafes use cheaper sausage and bacon but not here, real tasty. A must...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Dave G
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

It’s got a whole lot better over the years. Time was when it was little more than a charity cafe and shop. Now extensively enlarged and refurbished it boasts a small theatre as well as a cafe, shop selling a wide range of prints, scarves...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank futtock21
Reviewed March 23, 2018

Good and cheap breakfast, I love it. they are always really helpful and patient. the place is big, warm and always busy but the service deserves five starts. I can help myself to say the part of the money you spend here goes for good...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank black-kittie
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Great little cafe and with a positive focus on community and helping those in need. The Apple/honey pancake I had was delicious as was the latte. My family all enjoyed their breakfasts too! Keep up the good work guys :)

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank EJanB
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

You can have other things: salads, sandwiches and pizza breads; the thing you should really choose is breakfast whether it’s the meat or veggie version. Cheapest in town at under £6 including toast and coffee or tea, and substantial. Plus staff listen to specific requests...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank alisonrM2071TR
Reviewed November 19, 2017

It's very popular in Oxford on the way to the city centre. I have to admit I usually have a continental breakfast with cappuccino and pancake, but I like it. The environment is friendly and I feel good. One day I'll taste the original English...More

Date of visit: July 2017
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