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The Library, Oxford - pub details

Previously called: The Brickworks

Address: 182 Cowley Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4 1UE [map] [gmap]

Tel: 0871 951 1000 (ref 4175) - calls cost 10p per minute plus network extras

Nearest train stations Oxford (1.7 miles), Radley (4.6 miles)

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Perhaps a tad over-rated as it featured in a 'Oxford Craft Ale Scene' article in the Guardian. That said, the craft brews are decent (albeit mainly shipped in in cans) and the downstairs is shaping itself as a good music venue albeit not one you should practice any moggy swinging in.
BoehmBawerk - 22 Feb 2016 14:57
One of the few pubs actually located on Oxford's Cowley Road, and conveniently located a door or so away from the O2 Academy after a typically acerbic Sleaford Mods gig on a Wednesday night. The narrowness can be a drawback at busy times, but the extended opening hours are a fillip on a post-gig weeknight, and the sole real ale - Loose Cannon's Dark Wheat - was spot-on, as was one of the craft beers (Boston Lager). The d├ęcor is well-judged as is the background music, with songs from PM Dawn (the Spandau Ballet one), Django Django and Thriller-era Michael Jackson covering most bases for the mixed clientele. Jason Williamson popped in as I was leaving which gave it a further seal of approval.
Komakino - 12 Mar 2015 00:32
Good tiny pub, no great shakes for ale, but sells quality lagers. Good funk night on on certain weekday eves - worth checking out then as really is too small to be fun at busy times
parmantom - 1 Apr 2011 11:25
brilliant pub, no questions
thetwococks - 9 Apr 2007 20:07
Total gem of a pub. In fact thinking of The Brickworks brings a tear to my eye now I've moved out of Oxford.
brookesboy - 10 Jun 2005 16:01

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