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THE
CHESTER
ARMS

Oxford

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AWARD WINNING FOOD

Home of the famous steak platter, we are proud to boast a menu full of delicious pub food, including a varied selection of vegan and vegetarian dishes.

The Chester Arms is an independent, family run, dog friendly, neighbourhood pub with a small sunshine terrace and a Sunday Roast worth travelling for!

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DOG FRIENDLY

Not only are we dog friendly, we actively encourage you to bring your pooch in. We’ve even got an ever-growing gallery of all our canine visitors!

Has your pup made it to the gallery wall yet?

OUR BEERS

As an independent pub, we regularly host new guest beers on tap. Below is a selection of our current beers we have on draught.

Ramble On – Liquid Light (3.9%)

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Hazy Session Pale

Whippet – Double Barrelled Brewery (5.0%)

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Named for Brindle Whippet, Myrtle, this full bodied American-style Porter is loaded with a complex malt bill of 12 different grains giving layered notes of chocolate and biscuit, all with a rich roasty aroma - woof!

Kicking Goat Cider

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A distinctly styled Somerset craft cider that expertly blends 17 freshly pressed cider apple varieties. Naturally sweetened, deliciously balanced, a celebration of both sophistication and simplicity. Kicking Goat is an artisan, boujee cider to bleat about.

GIFT VOUCHERS

If you’re searching for the perfect gift that combines great food, a diverse range of drinks and a cheerful ambiance, then look no further.

Whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, or any special occasion, our vouchers offer the freedom to savour exactly what one desires from our delicious menu. Treat your loved ones, colleagues, or even yourself to an unforgettable time at The Chester Arms.

Gift vouchers can only be purchased when visiting The Chester Arms. They are available in £5, £20 & £50.

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PLEASE NOTE 

From Tuesday 9th April, our disabled and baby changing facilities will be out of order for approximately two weeks due to planned refurbishment.

 

Reservations are for dining only. If you are unable to book a table below, we do keep half our restaurant available as walk in tables.

We thank you for not booking multiple tables to make a larger party. We reserve the right to cancel your booking if you do this.

Please email us at info@chesterarmsoxford.co.uk to discuss bookings of 10 or more.

Sunday lunch is a walk in service only, arrive early to join the queue at 11.30am.

We do not take reservations for our garden, a walk in service only, weather permitting.

NEWS & EVENTS

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Wine Tasting

Wine Tasting Sunday 28th April 7-10pm During the evening, we will have a selection of eight wonderful wines from our specialist wine merchant, Welch & Co. Canapés will be provided throughout the evening and the ticket price includes a bottle of your favourite wine. £45 per ticket - limited spaces available. A £10 non refundable deposit is required to secure your place.
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Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest Friday 6th - Sunday 8th October Hold on to your lederhosen as our Oktoberfest is back, bigger and better. A whole pub takeover which means a full German menu, and five different delicious German beers on tap and in steins. Live music, lederhosen, dirnol! Kicking off midday on Friday October 6th - Sunday 8th October (Sunday roasts will be served).
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Christmas Wreath Workshop

Christmas Wreath Workshop – Saturday 9th December 10.30am-12.30pm (SOLD OUT) Join us at The Chester Arms to create your own festive wreath. Working on a moss base you will create your own wreath in your own style from a mix of festive foliage and a fun selection of ingredients to decorate your wreath – cones, twigs, berries, and a touch of sparkle – finished off with a ribbon to complement your design. Refreshments will be served upon arrival. £65.00 per ticket - SOLD OUT. To book, please head to bicycle blooms workshop page: https://www.bicycleblooms.com/product/christmas-wreath-workshops-the-chester-arms/ All materials, tools, tuition and festive refreshments are included. Please bring an apron. Please note places are limited. Cancellation policy: a minimum of 7 days notice is required to cancel your booking, after which your booking is non-refundable.

OPENING HOURS

MONDAY

tuesday – Wednesday – thursday  

 friday – saturday

sunday

12.00 – 23.00

16.00 – 23.00

12.00 – 23.00

12.00 – 22.00

KITCHEN OPENING HOURS

MONDAY

 

tuesday – Wednesday – thursday 

friday – saturday

 

sunday 

12.00 – 14.30 LUNCH

17.00 – 21.30 dinner

17.00 – 21.30 dinner

12.00 – 14.30 lunch

17.00 – 21.30 dinner

12.00 – 15.00 sunday roast

(we do not take bookings for Sunday lunch, walk – in only)

(We often sell out before 15:00)

18.00 – 20.30 dinner