A TRADITIONAL PUBLIC HOUSE
IN THE HEART OF CENTRAL NORTH OXFORD
14 NORTH PARADE AVENUE
Our socially distanced set-up
the welcome tour
Upon arrival you’ll be greeted by one of our effervescent and charming, (sometime aged), bar attendants.
Hand sanitisers are available.
Serving staff wear face masks.
Yes, there are RULES!!!
think of others
in maintaining a social distance, then
Enter into the LONG ROOM
… there is no seating here,
it’s a metre plus
socially distanced highway
to the left is the 3-seater FRONT ROOM
past the NO SERVICE hatch
(no stopping at this favourite servery)
continue and left again,
where we have 2 x 3-seater tables
in the BAR
PLEASE REMEMBER there is
NO SERVICE AT THE BAR
into the courtyard
where we have 5 x 4-seater booths
in the courtyard
then 1 x 2 seater and 1 x 3 seater on
there is the front ‘terrace’.
On the pavement in front
of the Rose and Crown
there are 2 x 3 cover tables
with 2 seated and 1 standing
at each table.
BUT BE WARNED
if you book the front ‘terrace’ AND IT STARTS RAINING
and the inside/courtyard seats (34) are in use
THERE IS NOWHERE TO SHELTER
and you’ll get wet.
here and near
We will send you a simple SMS text message reminder of events to your portable telephone.
We need to know your telephone number and your favoured category(ies) below.
Tell us at the bar, or through our “CONTACT” page.
1. SUNDAY JAZZ NIGHTS
2. SATURDAY MARKETS
3. …OTHER ‘EVENTS’
4. ALL THE ABOVE
Your personal information is only used by us for text message reminders.
BEER from some of the finest British brewers
with a particular emphasis on brewers local to Oxfordshire.
Beer describes all the alcoholic beverages found on a pub bar.
Beer is divided into groups.
Real Ale sometimes called “bitter”.
Keg Ale, pasteurised, ‘dead’ beer.
Lager, Stout and cider.
We have 4 HANDPUMPS to serve wonderful real ales.
Shotover SCHOLAR, Hook Norton OLD HOOKY,
Adnams SOUTHWOLD, every day, plus a GUEST ale.
… supported by the Alliance of Oxford Brewers.
Beer is often referred to as “Real Ale”,
A fine selection of Single Malt Whiskies. Wines of the world, available by the bottle or in the glass, using the Verre de Vin system.
A selection of traditional home cooked pub food
EVERY DAY from Midday to 2.15pm (on Sunday 3pm)
and EVERY EVENING from 6-9pm.
Starters & Snacks
Desserts & Hot Drinks
plus Daily Specials and Seasonal Menus
A private room we call ‘the Cottage’, is available for 8 – 12 people to meet and/or eat . Booking is advised by ringing 01865 510551.
Free WiFi • All Cards
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History of the Rose & Crown Public House
The pint-sized Rose and Crown is of interest historically, as it reflects the development of central north Oxford in the last century. The land upon which it stands, between St. Giles church and the village of Summertown, was farmland owned by St. John’s College. Speculators combined to buy up land and build houses there.
At North Parade (the word ‘Avenue’ hadn’t been added yet), the land …..