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“Arrogant staff are a laugh!”
Review of Raoul's

Raoul's
Ranked #1 of 58 Nightlife in Oxford
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed October 16, 2013

I often visited Raoul's and have never been disappointed. Despite knocking my drink of choice (Old Tom, dirty, wet Gibson martini, extra onions) they make it with love, skills and finesse. The pride and commitment of the bartenders is unique. I would recommend a visit to all, just appreciate the arrogance, it's all said in jest, enjoy the banter and have a laugh.

1  Thank Fran D
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Reviewed October 14, 2013

Brilliant cocktails and great staff. The only problem is having to wait forever for a drink. I understand cocktails have lots that go into them but for 2 mohitos, and a white russian, 25 minutes is just too long.

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Reviewed October 6, 2013

I was in Raoul's the other night & I have to say it's most defiantly the best bar in the city. The staff are always fun & ready with a bit of cheeky banter, & the drinks are 11 out of 10. I know good cocktails & Raoul's are always great. If you want an amazing drink in Oxford, then go to the best & ignore the rest.
They have the best menu I've ever seen & if you're not sure what to have, then ask the staff who know their stuff & are happy to make you anything your heart desires. Not like most bars.

Thank Joyce N
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Reviewed October 5, 2013

Bartenders were condescending and arrogant. Having asked my friend which rum she would like in her mojito, they went on about a lovely french Caribbean, and we said that sounded good, or any nice Caribbean gold rum, just not havana 3. They used havana 3 and poured it with lable facing away from us. The mojito was really pants, the mint was all at the bottom of the glass, sugar barely dissolved, and had a small shrubbery of flaccid mint as a garnish. They were also snooty when asked if they had a particular syrup. The bartender smirked and told me they do that at Starbucks. That the particular syrup would have added an additional dimension to that particular drink, you little upstarts

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Reviewed September 11, 2013

Drinks are amazing, how they look and tastes. Bartenders are friendly and really know how to surprise. Nice atmosphere and music they played! I can't wait to come back!

Thank Valdone B
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