Secret Oxford: The Best Lunch

Oxford is the best and we love it. As part of our Secret Oxford series, we have compiled our Top 5 best spots for lunch. Off the beaten track …. maybe not on everyone’s radar …. mind you, don’t tell just anyone ……. Shhhh.   1. Balliol College Gardens Centre of town (Broad St) and […]

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Secret Oxford : The Best Views

Shhhh…. Don’t tell everyone … As part of our Secret Oxford series of the best things about Oxford, we have compiled the Top 5 best views in Oxford. A little more unusual, a bit off the beaten track. Enjoy.   1. New College Lane Slip under the Bridge of Sighs and into another era in […]

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TVC Food Experience with chef Jorge Fernendez

There is a plethora of restaurants in Oxford you might think, right? Enough choice to keep you dining out for a few months perhaps, but if you discount the chains, it’s slim pickings. That really is quite disappointing for a city of this calibre. We all know the reasons …. the impact of the college […]

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The Varsity Food Experience – Saturday 11th March

After the successes of previous pop-up restaurants, Jorge Fernendes is returning to TVC’s kitchen this Saturday 11th March.   This time we will be offering a delectable and inspiring menu featuring a fresh Turbot & tender Octopus starter followed by lamb shoulder in a spicy marinade and a honey cake dessert adorned with an indulgently […]

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The Perfect End to Summer

We have been making the most of these last few days of the end of summer. We appreciate the seasons at TVC I think mostly because we are out in the elements on the Roof …..the heat of August …..the warmth of summer evenings……the cosiness of winter afternoons under blankets with a mulled wine. Whilst […]

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Etch. TVC Food Experience

This time last week I was attempting to not only contain my excitement, but also curb my appetite in preparation for the extravagant 6 course menu I would be sampling on the Wednesday at the Varsity Food Experience. While I don’t consider myself to be cordon bleu chef, or a food critic, I am appreciative […]

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Birds eye view of our roof top bar

Ever wondered what Oxford looks like from the sky? This amazing drone footage of the Roof at TVC shows exactly that! But really, the best views of the city are from the roof top bar itself, served up with delicious cocktails, whilst watching the sun set over the dreamy Oxford spires.     But don’t just […]

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Pop-Up Feast : TVC Food Experience

After the brilliant success of our first pop-up restaurant in February, where local chef Jorge Fernendes created a spectacular 7 course gastronomic feast for our diners, we are excited to announce our second pop-up restaurant on Thursday 5th May . This time we will be offering a Portuguese Feast (Jorge hails originally form Portugal) and […]

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Dia de los Muertos- Cazcabel Tequilas

Halloween is nearly upon us, and this year I’ve teamed up with Cazcabel Mexican Tequilas to bring an array of delicious drinks to my new home in Oxford. Dia de los Muertos ‘Mexican day of the Dead’ is all about celebrating the lives of those who’ve passed, a day of remembrance, celebration and colour. What better way for […]

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Keep Calm and Pongath-On!

There were some serious game faces last night at Pongathon at TVC Oxford! Passionate Pongers are pulling out all the stops to prepare themselves for the upcoming Pongathon City Challenge which will be launched in only a few weeks time! Fancy signing your team up and securing your bragging rights over other companies? Get over […]

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