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Diamond review  Trendy and Traditional

Advantages: historical, wonderful smells, eateries and interesting shops
Disadvantages: none unless you're a veggie

The covered Market is a Victorian shopping area in the centre of Oxford. It can be accessed from the High St., Market St., or through the Golden Cross Arcade in Cornmarket St. It was originally established in the 16th century in order to remove the ‘untid ...

Freespirit 28.07.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Oxford Covered Garden, Oxford

Great Indoor Market

Advantages: Indoors
Disadvantages: None

Whenever I visit Oxford I always make a point of going to the Covered Garden Market. It is not the largest market in the world but is in indoors so is a pleasurable experience in all weathers, I do hate trapsing around markets in the rain and wind. The ...

jonwhite 23.11.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Oxford Covered Garden, Oxford

Plaice for Piffle

Advantages: Food adequate enough to fill a gap
Disadvantages: Full of students

40 Holywell Street, Oxford, Oxon OX1 3SP - - - By name alone, it is just like any other monarchy titled public house; at first sight it appears ordinary. Thinking it is an ordinary is due to whether you are in fact 'ordinary' - nothing wrong wit ...

1st2thebar 20.12.2013 · Read full review
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Review of The Kings Arms, Oxford

Go Drinking with the King

Advantages: Traditional and Historic
Disadvantages: Can be very busy in the evening

This King's Arms is the one at 40 Holywell Street and if you've not been before you are in for a treat. This pub has been here since 1607 and the king's arms in question are those of James I. The King's Arms is easy to find. It's on the corner of Holyw ...

tyger 05.06.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The Kings Arms, Oxford

King of the Pubs

Advantages: Caters for all the family all year round
Disadvantages: None

The Kings Arms at Sandford has to be one of the best family pubs in Oxford, if not THE best. Situated at the side of Sandford Lock on the Thames, it can be accessed via footpath from along the river or by car. It is a very picturesque pub, and frequ ...

carolinesite 25.02.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The Kings Arms, Oxford