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Best breakfast spot in Oxford city center?

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D Hound Oct 8, 2006 05:22 PM

I'd love recs for your favorite spots in Oxford (esp. central) for breakfast. Better if they are inexpensive spots (i.e. under £12 or so, excluding drinks).

Thanks.

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    sammyhanss Mar 6, 2007 10:43 PM

    Hey.....try Combibos Coffee in Gloucester Green Oxford (by the main bus station). We do awsome muffins and pastries and in a couple of weeks will be serving the best fried breakfast in Oxford, as well as yummy pancakes, waffles, etc!

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      D Hound Mar 10, 2007 04:46 AM

      Thanks for the heads up. I'll try it soon.

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      abpstigand Mar 11, 2007 04:35 AM

      The grandaddy of Oxford fry-ups is the Giler (the St Giles' Cafe, on St Giles Street). Eggs, bacon, beans, chips etc, where you can accompany your bargain breakfast with snippets of students recounting the previous night's drunken exploits.

      I used to like Breakfast at Cafe Coco just over Magdalen Bridge, but this was several years ago!

      The Grand Cafe on the High Street used to be nice for a posh breakfast experience - patisserie, good coffee and freshly squeezed OJ.

      1. porkorosso Mar 11, 2007 12:17 PM

        I really like Findley's when I'm down Oxford way, the best grilled cheese I have ever had!

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          sammyhanss Apr 20, 2007 11:40 PM

          Just thought I'd let you know Combibos Breakfasts are up and running......£5.50 for a full english (inc tea/coffee). Come down and check it out!

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