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Cafe Baba

220 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UQ, England
+44 1865 201212
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“tapas” (8 reviews)
“cowley road” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
220 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UQ, England
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

Such a nice place for cocktails - nice atmosphere, great music, lots of seating. Very cheap plus lots of special offers before 8pm.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank leuveen
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Great place to spend time with friends drinking cocktails and dancing latin music. Can be a bit crowded as it is a small bar but you will not find such ambiance anywhere else in Oxford. Very good tapas as well till 8pm and it has...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank johnathannewgate
Reviewed August 11, 2018

If you go here you will get wasted. The cocktails are free poured Spanish style. I had the largest old fashioned I've ever had for only £4. Not top quality, obviously, but that's not the point. Very friendly staff, almost everyone gets a free shot...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Loz2103
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Lovely cocktails and 241 between 5pm to 8 pm best ones ive had in a long time 😁😁 great staff and great atmosphire

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lwarwick30
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Cafe Baba is a bit of a gem down the Cowley Road. From 5pm to 8pm cocktails are 2 for £6 which is such a deal in oxford! The bartenders were friendly and we ended up having several cocktails each because they were so delicious.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Chloe L
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Nice place, covered outside area too. They do 2 cocktails for £6 until 8 pm. The staff is friendly. I recommend it.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere, great prices, great chatty staff, great cocktails, great music!! I love going here but don’t get to go very much as I live outside of oxford but when I’m in Cowley Road I always make sure to go here.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank plumbanana
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Amazing happy hours. I go here before I see a band at the bullingdon/ o2 academy. The staff are nice and fun. Cheap drinks, comfy seats. Always a cool array of music. But my god this stuff tastes like juice so you have to watch...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank plumbanana
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend came here for a couple of cocktails prior to heading out for dinner and what a treat it was! Cafe Baba is easy to spot with its huge authentic entrance doors, which makes it feel like you're walking into a new...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank aymanelswaf
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere is really lovely. Staff are kind and very welcoming and the cocktails are enjoyable and good value. It's a fairly intimate venue and the music was well suited on the night I went. It was enjoyable!

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank AGS08
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $21
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 Cowley Road, Oxford OX4 1UQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 201212
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