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.

The Oxford House Inn & Restaurant

548 Main St, Fryeburg, ME 04037-1146
+1 207-935-3442
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good10%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pulled duck” (14 reviews)
“filet mignon” (10 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, International, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
548 Main St, Fryeburg, ME 04037-1146
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (214)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

71 - 80 of 213 reviews

Reviewed March 1, 2016

Good food and specials with a good beer selection. Nice views out back toward the mountains or a warming fire in the front.

Thank Gregg H
OHIInnkeeper, Assistant Innkeeper at The Oxford House Inn & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 17, 2016

We appreciate your comments, Gregg H. You mentioned our beer selection. Did your server share that our beers change regularly in order to take advantage of great local and artisan brewers? We hope you'll join us again and try something new.

Reviewed February 21, 2016

We are from the Boston area but have a home in the Fryeburg Maine area. We have been going to the Oxford House for the last seven or eight years an average of 10-12 times a year. Before the current owners, Natalie and Jonathan, took...More

Thank ScottW1975
OHIInnkeeper, Assistant Innkeeper at The Oxford House Inn & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2016

What a superb recommendation, @ScottW1975. It's always a pleasure to greet our regular guests--who make being restaurateurs so rewarding. Thank you for mentioning the casual Pub as well as the dining rooms; our seasonally changing menu; and our ability to accommodate parties of one to...More

Reviewed February 18, 2016

We visit Mt Washington Valley every year. This restaurant is a joy and has become our favorite. Food is creative yet not crazy, atmosphere is casually elegant, and music is quiet jazz that allows you to converse with your party. Food is contemporary American with...More

Thank jackholmes181
OHIInnkeeper, Assistant Innkeeper at The Oxford House Inn & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2016

Thank you, @jackholmes181, for making The Oxford House Inn & Restaurant a regular part of your Valley trip. It's very gratifying when our guests notice even the small things, like the quiet jazz playing in the background in our dining rooms. Even that detail shows...More

Reviewed February 16, 2016

You won't find much better north of Boston or west of Portland. Our fourth visit to this charmer did not disappoint. From the " pickle plate" appetizer, to the melt in your mouth twin filets, everything was prepared and served to perfection. I almost declined...More

Thank Foxx888
OHIInnkeeper, Assistant Innkeeper at The Oxford House Inn & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2016

@Foxx888, thanks for celebrating Valentine's with us. The chef works tirelessly to prepare delicious AND beautiful food. The pickle plate has become a sought after treat, with its ever-changing pickled offerings. Our chef has a great sense of creative flavor combinations. We're pleased you enjoyed...More

Reviewed February 14, 2016

A really good taste treat. The Inn and restaurant are in Fryeburg, ME. The food was very good. I had a filet mignon and my wife had Rack of Lamb Charming old Inn, comfortable. Somewhat pricey but worth it.More

Thank joetripper2016
OHIInnkeeper, Assistant Innkeeper at The Oxford House Inn & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2016

@joetripper2016, thank you for dining with us and for mentioning the filet mignon; a staple on our menu which changes seasonally in its presentation and sides. We're located in the lovely New England community of Fryeburg, Maine, home to some of the most beautiful scenery...More

Reviewed February 9, 2016

We enjoyed our spring stay so much we returned in Sept. for our yearly romantic anniversary getaway weekend. Enjoyed a fantastic dinner in the windowed porch dining room with full view of the mountains and moonlight. The food was perfection and the staff is wonderful....More

Thank Pat and Phil C
OHIInnkeeper, Assistant Manager at The Oxford House Inn & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 11, 2016

We're so pleased you decided to spend your anniversary with us. Thank you for your notes about the food and service in the restaurant. I will happily pass them along to the chef and servers. We hope to see you again for another special getaway.

Reviewed February 8, 2016

Several people highly recommended the Oxford house and after dining there on Saturday i can fully agree. The dining room is very comfortable - tables well spaced, white-linen elegance without the fuss. Food is absolutely delicious. with multiple flavors combining into a harmonious taste. Do...More

Thank OVC2015
OHIInnkeeper, Assistant Innkeeper at The Oxford House Inn & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2016

Thank you, @OVC2015, for following the recommendations. We love meeting those who have never dined with us before and really enjoy when they find something unexpected on the menu. The seasonal desserts definitely offer something for everyone: house-made ice creams & sorbets, Gluten Free option(s),...More

Reviewed January 1, 2016

Outstanding meal - all 4 of us thoroughly enjoyed all 5 courses! Exceptional food, preparation & presentation a 10 & great service too! We will be back!

Thank Cathy F
OHIInnkeeper, Assistant Innkeeper at The Oxford House Inn & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2016

We're pleased you enjoyed your New Years Eve experience with us. The 5 course meal is a real labor of love. We look forward to seeing you again, @Cathy F, on New Years or on any day you want a special treat.

Reviewed December 6, 2015

Our innkeeper, Rob at the Red Elephant recommended this restaurant for a romantic honeymoon meal but when he said it was in Maine, at first, I was taken aback until he explained that we were on border of Maine and that the restaurant was only...More

Thank pattyrn62
OHIInnkeeper, Assistant Innkeeper at The Oxford House Inn & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2016

We appreciate your taking time to share your experience, @pattym62. You're not the first to think that Maine is a long distance from Conway, NH. Thank you for trusting Rob's recommendation. You found our lower level Pub, a favorite of many locals. I have relayed...More

Reviewed November 2, 2015

Well thought out gourmet food in a refined and intimate atmosphere. Your choice of seating in the front "parlor"; back dining room; or the "porch"--where the views across to the mountains are nothing short of spectacular. Locally sourced ingredients are found throughout the menu, the...More

Thank Linda N
OHIInnkeeper, Assistant Innkeeper at The Oxford House Inn & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2016

Thank you, @Linda B, for mentioning three of our dining rooms. We refer to the room with the views as the Back Porch. We also offer seating on the open air Front Porch in warm weather. Of course, some of our guests prefer the more...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
302 West Smokehouse & Tavern
218 reviews
.11 miles away
Two Black Dogs Country Pub
40 reviews
.95 miles away
Fryeburg House of Pizza
34 reviews
.08 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Northeast Snowmobile and ATV Rentals
19 reviews
.04 miles away
Weston's Farm
18 reviews
.28 miles away
Saco Valley Sports Center
14 reviews
.66 miles away
Saco River Canoe & Kayak
12 reviews
1.20 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Oxford House Inn & Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$25 - $50
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 548 Main St, Fryeburg, ME 04037-1146
    (Oxford)
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Fryeburg
  • Phone Number: +1 207-935-3442
  • E-mail
Description
Culinary Institute of America graduate chef/co-owner crafts his seasonally changing menus to showcase the best that local farms have to offer, using techniques from around the world in the farm to table concept. Enjoy spectacular sunsets or fireside dining while savoring a delicious and creatively presented meal.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing