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Want a luxury dining experience while you’re visiting Oxford? 

Oxford is full of elegant restaurants that are perfect for a special occasion or a romantic dinner. So why not treat yourself during your Oxford city break?

With so much choice, it’s hard to know where to make a reservation! We’ve narrowed down our top five fine dining restaurants in Oxford that you should try during your stay with us.

Brasserie Blanc

Brasserie Blanc on Walton Street is just a short walk from Oxford city centre. The restaurant’s menu features classic French cuisine, including steak frites, moules marinieres, and tarte tatin. If you’re looking for dishes that are fresh, vibrant and full of flavour, this is the place for you! Their interior is chic and stylish, with an open kitchen and a glass-fronted wine cellar which makes it the perfect setting for an intimate dinner.

Plus, with a light, airy dining space to the front and a more cosy dining room at the back, it’s perfect whether you are dropping by for lunch, dinner or just drinks.

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The Ivy Oxford Brasserie

Located in the heart of Oxford on the High Street, The Ivy Oxford Brasserie is part of the prestigious Ivy Collection. The restaurant’s interior is stylish and sophisticated. Art-Deco detail, marble floors and striking burnt orange banquettes will allow you to relax in style, within a luxurious bar area and a spacious dining room. 

Sit back and take in the atmosphere as you enjoy modern British dishes made with locally sourced ingredients. There’s delicious steaks, seafood, and vegetarian options on offer, so there’s plenty of options to suit every taste.

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The Cherwell Boathouse

The Cherwell Boathouse is located on the banks of the River Cherwell, a beautiful picturesque location for a fine dining experience. The menu features modern British cuisine, with an emphasis on seasonal ingredients so you get to taste the freshest produce. There’s also an extensive wine list on offer, with the restaurant managers on hand to assist with choosing the best wine to compliment your meal. 

The restaurant also offers stunning views of the river – perfect for relaxing after a long day in the city!

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Gee’s Restaurant

Gee’s Restaurant is located in a stunning Victorian conservatory that has been transformed from a humble garden centre, into a bustling restaurant full of atmosphere. Transport yourself to the Mediterranean with their cuisine inspired by local dishes of Italy and Spain. Everything on their menu is made fresh with locally sourced ingredients, so you know you’ll be indulging in the finest quality. 

The conservatory’s stunning glass roof and beautiful plants create a unique dining environment that will make you feel at one with nature, with an added touch of elegance.

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Browns Brasserie & Bar

You can find Browns Brasserie & Bar in the city’s historic Covered Market, and its menu features a range of classic British dishes with a modern twist. The restaurant’s beautiful art deco-style bar area is perfect for pre-dinner cocktails, while the elegant dining room offers a relaxed yet sophisticated atmosphere to enjoy their delicious menu choices.

There’s plenty to choose from if you fancy a good tipple, with an eclectic mix of hand-crafted cocktails, premium and artisan spirits, and an extensive list of wine and Champagne.

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