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“The Ethiopian Night is fantastic”
Review of Magic Cafe

Magic Cafe
Ranked #284 of 674 Restaurants in Oxford
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Reviewed December 21, 2012

I have only been here for their occasional Ethiopian Night, which usually takes place on Saturdays and is fantastic. Great food, not that different from what you can find in a good restaurant in London or even Addis Ababa. And great atmosphere, with a bit of dancind at the end (only if you want, you do not have to sign up for that). The perfect place if you want to gather friends you have not seen for some time all around the same table.

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Thank paleld
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Reviewed September 23, 2012

I've been going to the magic cafe since I was 10 years old. Over the years i've gone through periods of eating lunch elsewhere but i always return here. The athmosphere is relaxing, the staff are friendly and sweet and food hits the spot everytime if you want a break from fast food and greasy fried breakfasts. The food is always fresh, the portions are good and the prices are fantastic (4.50 for their full salad plate ). Try their homemade cherry cheese cake- its excelent.

If you dont mind simple, its the best place in oxford. (but go before 3 because they run out of hot food quickly :) )

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Reviewed September 13, 2012 via mobile

We Had tea here, good WiFi connection, friendly staff. I recommend this place for a nice tea and scones.

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Thank DaGaMs
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Reviewed August 20, 2012

I came here with my vegetarian girlfriend after lots of recommendations.

We found a homely, warm atmosphere, with good hot food, and tremendous salads (I'd be tempted just to have a big plate of them with some bread).

I will definitely be coming back here.

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Thank JamesypOxford
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Reviewed July 4, 2012

Who doesn't love the Magic?! The food is delicious (a bit bland sometimes, maybe) and the people running it are adorable. There are 3 dishes to chose from and plenty of cakes. One accepts the millions of babies at the weekend and indulges in amazing food for as little as a fiver with live music on a Saturday. You help yourself to water and cutlery & can get a take out. I visit the Magic very, very regularly and never get tired of it. The ambience is a special one and so are the people who visit this place. Top tip!

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Thank EmmaAlt
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