Oxford venues with private dining rooms for events

Located 57 miles west of London, Oxford is the county town of Oxfordshire and home to England’s oldest university which – along with Cambridge – is one of the most prestigious universities in the world.

Known as The City Of Dreaming Spires, Oxford is less than a two hour drive from London via the M40 motorway which connects the capital city with Birmingham. The city has excellent public transport connections with regular train and bus services linking Oxford to London and other major UK cities. Oxford’s pedestrian-friendly city centre makes it easy to explore on foot or by bicycle.

Oxford is a remarkable city with a rich history and a vibrant contemporary scene. The University of Oxford, one of the most prestigious global educational institutions, is a significant draw for visitors and scholars alike. The city’s historic architecture, combined with its modern amenities, makes it an attractive destination for tourists and residents.

In addition to well known buildings such as the Bodleian Library and the Ashmolean Museum, there are many other fascinating attractions in Oxford including Christ Church College (known to children throughout the word as being a filming location for the Harry Potter movies), The Oxford Botanic Garden and Arboretum (the oldest botanic garden in the UK), The Covered Market (an 18th century market with an impressive selection of independent shops) and punting on the River Cherwell.

Oxford’s cultural scene is thriving, with a number of theatres, galleries, and music venues offering diverse programming throughout the year. Popular venues include the Oxford Playhouse, the New Theatre Oxford, and the O2 Academy Oxford.

Oxford’s dining scene is as diverse as its cultural offerings, with restaurants, cozy historic pubs and bistros to suit all tastes and occasions. Many establishments offer private dining options for events, including private lunches and dinners, drinks receptions, corporate events, Christmas parties and weddings, making Oxford an ideal destination for memorable group dining experiences.

With excellent public transportation links to London and other major UK cities, Oxford is an easily accessible and enjoyable city to explore on foot or by bicycle. The blend of history, culture, and modernity make it an unforgettable destination for visitors and residents alike.

The Ivy Oxford
Modern British |
Seats up to 24 |
£60+ per person

The Botanical Room at The Ivy Oxford seated up to 20 guests at one long table or up to 24 private dining guests at three round tables. The room is also available to hire for drinks receptions of up to 35 standing guests.

Malmaison – Oxford
Modern European |
Seats up to 140 |
£30+ per person

The private dining room at Oxford’s Malmaison can seat up to 10 seated diners and the venue has four further private areas able to accomodate up to 35 dining guests.