Oxford Center Nightlife Tour, Oxford (Self Guided)

Whatever you want, a warm conversation with your friends or a lively night on the dance floor, traditional dishes or some exotic ones, a stylish and fashionable restaurant or a simple, modern venue, Oxford offers you a range of bars, pubs and clubs, aimed to satisfy your preferences and wishes. Check out the most popular spots in Central Oxford on this self-guided tour.
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Oxford Center Nightlife Tour Map

Guide Name: Oxford Center Nightlife Tour
Guide Location: England » Oxford (See other walking tours in Oxford)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.6 km
Author: Linda
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O'Neills

1) O'Neills

O'Neills is a great Irish pub where the best Irish food and drinks are served. The pub is famous for its delicious Guinness and other draught beers and ales, as well as for their extensive menu. Every Thursday and Friday there are live concerts, with different local bands or bands on tour that create a warm and friendly atmosphere.
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Jamie's Italian

2) Jamie's Italian

Jamie's is a conveniently situated restaurant in the center of town, being one of the best Italian venues in the UK. It has a real Italian atmosphere and delicious food, freshly prepared. There is also a bar, where some special drinks are served, as well as good wines and spirits.
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The Three Goats Heads

3) The Three Goats Heads

The Three Goats Heads is a nice pub in the center of Oxford, with a little odd, but interesting interior and an authentic pub ambience. The bar provides a range of draught beers, as well as traditional pub food at one of the cheapest prices in the city. It's a perfect place for meeting and relaxing with friends.
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The Cellar Bar

4) The Cellar Bar

The Cellar Bar is one of the best venues for DJ parties and live music. The performances can satisfy everybody's musical tastes, from Hip-Hop and Drum and Bass to Funk and Indie, while the DJs provide a great mix of house music. Here you will find a large variety of drinks and cocktails, a friendly staff, a large stage and dance floor.
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Purple Turtle Union Bar

5) Purple Turtle Union Bar

Purple Turtle Union Bar is a perfect place for students, situated underground in the central part of Oxford. There are nice posters on the walls; a big variety of music provided by DJs, looking to satisfy all tastes; a large dance floor; and even a football table for entertainment. The bar serves tasty food, as well as a large choice of drinks and cocktails.

Walking Tours in Oxford, England

Create Your Own Walk in Oxford

Create Your Own Walk in Oxford

Creating your own self-guided walk in Oxford is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Nightlife in Oxford

Nightlife in Oxford

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Tour Duration: 0 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.2 km
Oxford University Walking Tour

Oxford University Walking Tour

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Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.5 km
Religious Buildings in Oxford

Religious Buildings in Oxford

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Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.8 km
Jericho Walk in Oxford

Jericho Walk in Oxford

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Travel Distance: 1.3 km
City Orientation Walk

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Travel Distance: 3.9 km
Museums and Galleries in Oxford

Museums and Galleries in Oxford

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Take this tour to discover the history and culture of the city.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
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Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Oxford for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Oxford has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet


To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Oxford, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device


Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.