17 Victor Street Oxford OX2 6BT 01865 553 549
While the authentic pubs in the city centre are ‘gown’, this place is most definitely ‘town’ – very much a locals’ pub, but one which won CAMRA best pub in 2008 and thus attracts proper beer drinkers in droves. The pub quiz on a Tuesday night is nonetheless at University standards, and there are board games for the less intellectual. Thursday night offers a special 'buy 5 pints, get 1 free deal' should you happen to be in possession of their collector's card, and Friday is Moules Frites Friday- the meal plus garlic bread for only £10. Usual pub grub on offer.
This pub has recently been taken over (July 2011 so I've been told) and boy what a change! Being away from Jericho for a year or so I have only just seen the transformation. With the previous tenants this pub was starting to become quite run down, there was never a great selection of beer and the kitchen was permanently closed. But with these new guys there are always 6 ales on (along with draught lagers and such), and the food is amazing! French style restaurant food but at pub prices. Amazing! Definitely a place to check out. They have loads of board games and also free monkey nuts in a barrel for you to help yourself to. Fantastic!
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