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1855 Wine Bar


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Wine Bar
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Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
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Reviewed July 5, 2019

Having heard good things about this wine bar I contacted them several months ago to place a booking. They had been closed due to a flood but asked me to contact them again as my booking was a few months ahead, which I did. I...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Beverley S
Reviewed February 10, 2019

Myself, my husband and some friends decided to have a weekend in Oxford. As we're wine and cheese fans, I found 1855 online and thought ideal place to go. I tried calling on several occasions but no one answered the phone each time, I left...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed January 29, 2019

This bar was great two years ago but it seems to be under new management and frequently the menu bears no resemblance to the wines actually available. When I did pick a wine which they have in stock, the vintage didn't match. A good wine...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank OldWorldCharm
Reviewed January 21, 2019

Cute quirky place with a good selection of wines. Nice location at the Oxford castle, slightly hidden away and away from the hustle and bustle of Oxford, but still very accessible. Love this place!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ChingL925
Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

I had arranged for 6 friends to spend the evening here and booked through OpenTable. When we arrived there was a closed sign on the window and no explanation- the boards were outside offering a happy hour, etc. Very unhappy

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AlSydney122
Reviewed November 13, 2018

I had such a nice time last night celebrating my birthday and Amy was an amazing host! Great food and drinks!

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

I caught up with my son in this wine bar that’s part of the Oxford castle set up. It’s very nicely decorated and serves craft beer and very good wine. I didn’t try the food but the menu is light. Good value and very friendly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tbuae999
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

We came and we left. We were looking for dinner but had to leave cause it isnt a dinner spot. Only a few appetizers. We asked the staff to call us a taxi they refused. Said they would give us the number, but we were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Maceystars
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Love this bar great choice for charcuterie and wine, always had great service every time we have been , been several times since it opened,

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mary k
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Lovely wine, fantastic service, Tarun was outstanding - incredibly helpful, smiley and so welcoming!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Francesca L
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