Famed for its beautiful historic architecture and forever known as the ‘City Of Dreaming Spires’ – having been named so by one of its many eminent alumni, the poet Matthew Arnold – Oxford has a great selection of restaurants and pubs with private dining rooms available to hire for events including private lunches and dinners, standing drinks receptions, Christmas parties and weddings.

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.


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The Oxford Kitchen
British / European |
Seats up to 80 |
£50+ per person

The 1st floor private dining room at The Oxford Kitchen in Summertown, Oxford seats up to 30 guests. The entire 1st floor area seats up to 55 guests and the restaurant is available to hire exclusively for up to 80 seated guests.

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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.

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Portabello Restaurant
Modern European |
Seats up to 36 |
£35+ per person

The private dining room at Portabello Restaurant in Summertown, Oxford is located above the main dining room and seats up to 36 guests.