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The Kings Arms

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Disgusting gents toilet

No problems with food. atmosphere, or service, but gents toilet was disgusting and no lock on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Witney, United Kingdom
Bit of a let down

Disinterested and bordering on incompetent bar staff openly mocking customers is never a good... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Terrible11%
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40 Holywell Street, Oxford OX1 3SP, England
+44 1865 242369
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whenever we come as a large group of guys and girls, normally 20 strong we always at some point end up here. It’s a great warm bright buzzing pub and I just love it. The beers are always great and though we didn’t eat, the...More

Thank Samfireman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No problems with food. atmosphere, or service, but gents toilet was disgusting and no lock on cubicle door.

Thank vanneilbob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Disinterested and bordering on incompetent bar staff openly mocking customers is never a good impression. The beer was Ok though.

Thank wannabepikey
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We called into The Kings Arms on a Saturday lunchtime. While it was crowded, it was possible to get a seat. It was understaffed with only one person behind the bar who wasn’t particularly efficient or friendly. Also, you couldn’t order food at the bar,...More

Thank kieran b
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Really nice historic pub. Don’t make the mistake of ordering food. Dry burgers, cold chips, pies without gravy and served with potatoes and cauliflower (instead of advertised buttered cabbage). Looked awful and did not taste good.

Thank empresscatherine
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

At two o’clock in the afternoon they had run out of bread!!! No sandwiches at all, what a joke. Those of us that did eat opted for burgers. The burgers were satisfactory but the chips were stone cold. Service at the bar is shove in...More

Thank lindsay f
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

A little disappointing. Friendly staff but mediocre food and tired decor. Maybe best suited for drinks.

Thank VSM09
Reviewed 22 September 2018

My friend and I were at the Kings Arms this weekend when a bartender joked to another bartender about drugging our drinks. When we asked our bartender what they said- my friend explicitly heard him say drug- he told us that his co-worked had joked...More

Thank mcnanda
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We used to come to the pub for family meals and it used to be lovely but now thats all changed . My dad orderd a burger that was flimsy and the chips were cold . My brother orderd the onion rings that were cold...More

Thank lwarwick30
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped for lunch. They didn’t have the sandwich I wanted but the substitute was tasty. Good service!

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Response from Family00traveller | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely - plenty of space & the staff make a real fuss of them. Dog water bowls & treats available from behind the bar when you order your drinks. Haven't come across a more dog friendly pub.