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No.1 Ship Street

₱₱ - ₱₱₱European, British,
1 Ship Street, Oxford OX1 3DA, England
+44 1865 806637
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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European, British, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1 Ship Street, Oxford OX1 3DA, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

This is a really welcoming venue offering excellent food. Between us, we spanned the menu - vegetarian, steak, fish and soup, plus divine desserts. We will definitely be coming back!

1  Thank JanetMary01865
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went here for a romantic dinner. We were warmly welcomed by friendly professional staff, into a vibrant, sophisticated and cozy atmosphere. Service was exceptional and informative without being pretentious. Menu and food were creative, delicious and unique. Cocktails were exceptional! It...More

2  Thank Nat8053
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve slowly been making my way around the restaurants in oxford and this is the best so far (the second best being gee’s). I’m a big food snob but this place was original and of top quality. Great service and value too!

1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely place that offers something so far from the many chains. The menu is quite minimal but clearly well thought out. Quite a range of prices with the burger being £14 and the surf and turf special £100 (for two). Waiting staff...More

2  Thank Rachel E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose to eat an early supper here as it is a newish place in oxford and convenient for pre theatre/pre-concert meals. Several friends had recommended it highly and there are lots of very good reviews on here. It is a pleasant enough place. The...More

Thank glasshous3s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seafood restaurants are very few in Oxford so my wife and I decided to try this new place for dinner. We chose to eat in the First Floor where the seafood was served. The place was very stylish and although the tables were a little...More

Thank chosenman537
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time in this restaurant but the first time I have dined at the first floor ‘proper’ as such. I can not see where the previous two diners ‘reviewers’ are coming from. My experience was a complete contrast to there’s. Yes the...More

2  Thank Mjsmills
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very limited menu upstairs, no vegetables other than chips. Waiter told us that loud music could be turned down but only a bit as it had to be kept on because the owner wanted it on. Fish in batter tasted as if it had been...More

Thank Bebe S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly staff and a warm welcome. Beyond that, hard to find good things to say. Very thin menu, delivered slowly and the food frankly second rate for the price. Calamares that were nothing more than ok; fish and chips that were not at all...More

Thank timstevenson263
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our son took us to this lovely restaurant in the heart of Oxford, for dinner, on my birthday.We went to the ground floor,which styles itself as a modern British brasserie, offers excellent food and has great charm.The first floor is a seafood bar.The food is...More

1  Thank Ashok P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ship Street, Oxford OX1 3DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 806637
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The Ground Floor is a Modern British Brasserie. The First Floor is a Champagne, Oyster and Seafood Restaurant
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