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Gee's Restaurant

61 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PE, England
+44 1865 553540
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
9:45 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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LOCATION
61 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Gee's is such a pleasant place to enter. You quickly find yourself at a nice table, with some water. I would call the menu high end, both in price and quality, and I much enjoyed the lunch. It's a good place to go, both for...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We decided to try this restaurant as we live locally and the reviews were pretty good. Everything started off ok as we asked for a table inside and the front of house was efficient and not unfriendly. After that it was just average. My main(...More

Thank The B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Far too poor service for a compulsory 12.5% service charge! When service charge is compulsory some waiting-staff fall into the trap of not making an extra effort, and we felt this was certainly the case at Gee's. As has been mentioned by another reviewer, while...More

Thank MalvinaAndEmilio
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dead Malvina&Emilio, thank you so much for your leaving us a review. Sorry to hear you were disappointed by the service, we will pass your comments on to the waiting team. We hope you could give us another chance in the future. Best regards, Valentina

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ambience and the building are lovely and give a really good atmosphere. The food was good. However one annoyance that seems to be creeping in everywhere is the discretionary 12.5% service charge on the bill. I appreciate it can be removed, but having to...More

Thank Oliver W
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Oliver, Thank you for your review, we really appreciate your comments and we are sorry you felt uncomfortable with the discretionary service charge. Please be assured that there is no awkwardness in asking to remove the service charge, we are happy to take it...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having now eaten at this restaurant several times and my daughter hosting her 21st birthday dinner here, I have to say that this is a delightful place for lunch or dinner. The staff are friendly, helpful and unobtrusive. There are tables both outside and inside...More

Thank Sayer
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sayer, Thank you so much for your lovely review, we are pleased with your comments. Please come to visit us again soon, we look forward to it!. Best regards, Valentina.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Entertaining an older colleague from London, Gee's seemed a perfect choice for a summer lunch. And in many ways, it was. We both opted for two starters which were very agreeable whilst my other colleague was very satisfied with the fixed lunch menu. My spritzer...More

Thank OxfordHolly
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear OxfordHolly, Thank you very much for visiting Gee's and for leaving us a review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your meal here at Gee's. We aim to provide always an excellent service hence we are terribly sorry to read the service was...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were really looking forward to eating at this iconic restaurant and ended up being very disappointed. The menu is limited but seasonal. One of our party order the rump steak and it was evident that the chef didn't know how to cook a steak....More

Thank Rachel S
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Rachel S, thank you for leaving us a review. We are disappointed to read your experience at Gee's was not great and we did not meet your expectations. Rib-eye steaks and burgers are our best sellers and we hardly have negative comments about them....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went mid afternoon on a Sunday. Table for four booked in advance. Very welcoming and helpful staff. Very relaxed atmosphere, a bit shabby chic. Great food, good portion sizes (if anything on the big side). Wish we had saved room for a desert, but alas...More

Thank gilkeys
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear gilkeys, Thank you for visiting Gee's and for leaving us a five star review. Our desserts are certainly not to be missed! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Valentina.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyable meal, the staff were friendly and very polite. The food was good albeit a little expensive. Tapas starter was very good as well as the chips that came with the steak. Nice cool temperature as well which was great considering how hot it's been...More

Thank KieranBrighton
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear KieranBrighton, thank you very much for leaving us a lovely review. We really appreciate your comments. We hope to seeing you soon again here at Gee's. Best regards, Valentina.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is in a pleasant location and much of the dining area is within a conservatory which is a lovely setting for an evening meal. Unfortunately, the dinner menu is pretentious - not really having a theme, over priced, as is the wine list....More

Thank nigelbadders
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear nigelbadders, Thank you for leaving us a review. We are disappointed to read you found our menu to be pretentious. Our menu is Mediterranean inspired and the prices do indeed reflect the quality of our ingredients. The service charge is totally discretionary and we...More

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7 March 2018|
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Response from Nana D | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, you'll need to ask the restaurant.
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Maggie w
22 February 2018|
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Response from Wardieeee | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, can’t answer, however it is a pretty short walk up from the city centre p&r stop by the Randolph Hotel
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Will R
21 April 2017|
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Response from OxfordGees | Property representative |
Hi Will, The bar at Gee's is the perfect spot for a drink whether its an aperitif before your meal or some delicious bar snacks and a cocktail sitting at the bar or on one of our cosy bar tables. We hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
9:45 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
9:45 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 553540
  • E-mail
Description
Gee’s Restaurant offers locals and visitors a uniquely rustic, Mediterranean dining experience set in an iconic Victorian Glasshouse… Enjoy a house cocktail at the marble topped bar, dine in the light-filled conservatory amidst olive trees and plants, choose from a daily evolving seasonal menu inspired by the regional dishes of Spain and Italy, cooked on the wood fire oven and charcoal grill… Originally a greengrocer and florist built in 1898, this famous Grade II listed Victorian conservatory now hosts Oxfords best loved neighbourhood restaurant. Open all day, every day for morning coffee, weekend brunch, express lunch, dishes for sharing and Sunday roasts… Expect a warm welcome and great food served by knowledgeable & friendly waiters.
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