Keep up to date with what we have going on at The Abingdon Arms. We run a series of annual and weekly events to keep you entertained.

6th April2018

Coffee Morning This Friday

The Abingdon Arms will be opening every Friday from 9am for coffee, tea and cake.  Everyone is welcome – come and join us!

8th April2018

Songs & Tunes: A Singaround Sunday 8th April 2018 6.30pm

“Songs and Tunes.  An evening where musicians sing songs and play tunes individually and together. Come along with your instruments or voice and join in: folk, blues, Irish and Scottish Tunes, blues, singer-songwriters,  etc.
Or just come along and listen. No pressure to take part.”

15th April2018

Jazz at The Abingdon Arms – The Sunday Sessions 6.30pm 15th April

Come and join us for a monthly jazz sessions at The Abingdon Arms.  We welcome renowned jazz musicians from The Spin in Oxford as well as from further afield.

22nd April2018

Literary Events at The Abingdon Arms 7pm 22nd April

We are pleased to announce the introduction of some literary events at the Abingdon Arms from January 2018.  Beckley and the surrounding area has long attracted and inspired creative people from far and wide and the Abingdon Arms itself has been the haunt of some illustrious artists, authors and poets over the years.  The talk in April will be hosted by Chris White discussing Patrick Leigh Fermor and the Special Operations Executive in Crete.

26th April2018

Children’s After School Cafe 3.30 – 4.30pm 26th April

As part of our More Than A Pub initiative, we are having our first Children’s After School Activity Cafe.

3:30 PM –  4:30 PM
Primarily intended for Beckley Primary School pupils, who must be accompanied by parent or carer. Mosaic-making with Becky Paton, cost £3.50 per mosaic for materials. Please book place with Aimee Butterfield at aimeebutts1@yahoo.co.uk

2nd May2018

Monthly Quiz

Compered by our amazing, fabulous and lovely quiz masters Stuart Barker & Pete Burt, we welcome you to our monthly quiz. Come down with your team of Eggheads and see if they can outwit the quiz master.  Entry is 50p per person with all proceeds form the quiz going to the Abingdon Arms chosen charity of the year, Maeve’s Magical Journey.

From 7.30pm onwards.

First Wednesday of every month.

4th May2018

Community Coffee Morning 10.30am Friday 4th May

Come and join us for the Community Coffee morning.  Held on the first Friday of every month, coffee and biscuits are £2.00.  Speciality coffees and cake are also  available.  Please contact BACBS if you require assistance with transport.

6th May2018

Slainte – Live Music at The Abingdon Arms 7pm

One of Oxford’s Best Irish Bands are coming to the Abingdon Arms this Sunday for an evening of wild jigging, wiggling and enthusiastic toe tapping.  Come and join us to enjoy the fun and celebrate a sunny bank holiday weekend.  Music starts at 7pm, free entry.

10th May2018

Children’s After School Cafe 3.30pm – 4.30pm 10th May

As part of our More Than A Pub initiative, we are happy to host a Children’s After School Activity Cafe.

3:30 PM –  4:30 PM
Primarily intended for Beckley Primary School pupils, who must be accompanied by parent or carer. Mosaic-making with Becky Paton, cost £3.50 per mosaic for materials. Please book place with Aimee Butterfield at aimeebutts1@yahoo.co.uk

13th May2018

Song & Tunes: A Singaround Sunday 13th May 7pm

“Songs and Tunes.  An evening where musicians sing songs and play tunes individually and together. Come along with your instruments or voice and join in: folk, blues, Irish and Scottish Tunes, blues, singer-songwriters,  etc.
Or just come along and listen. No pressure to take part.”

Opening hours

  • Monday
  • Closed all day
  • Tuesday - Saturday
  • Midday - 11pm
  • Sunday
  • Midday - 9pm

A La Carte (Example only as our menu changes frequently)

Starters

Chicken Liver Parfait, Apple and Plum Chutney, Toast - 8 Spiced Carrot & Coconut Soup, Toasted Hazelnuts, House Bread - 6.5 Torched Line Caught Mackerel, Yogurt, Preserved Lemon, Cucumber (GF) - 7 Smoked and Fresh Organic Salmon Fishcake, Dill Mayonnaise - 7.25 Wood Pigeon, Seeds and Nuts, Artichokes (GF) - 7.5 English Vine Tomato, Golden Cross Goats Cheese, Radish, Raspberry Vinigarette - 7.5

Mains

Pie of the week - Market price Shetland Line Caught Cod, White Beans, Brown Shrimps, Samphire - 17 Roast Lamb Rump, Romesco Sauce, Smoked Aubergine, New Potatoes - 17 Prospect Battered Pollock, Hand Cut Chips, Peas, Tartar Sauce - 13 Pea and Pearl Barley Risotto, Soft Boiled Organic Egg - 12 Cheese Burger, Pickles, Celeriac Remoulade, Hand Cut Chips - 13 35 Day Aged Ribeye Steak with Roast Tomatoes, Mushrooms, Hand Cut Chips, Red Wine Sauce - 24

Sides

Hand Cut Chips - 3.5 Bobby Beans with Toasted Almonds - 3.5 Garden Salad - 3

Desserts

Selection of Cheeses, Quince, Grapes, Biscuits - 9 Treacle Tart, Maple and Pecan Ice Cream - 6 Eton Mess, Rectory Farm Raspberries, Fennel - 6 Dark Chocolate Fondant, Salted Caramel Ice Cream - 6

CHILDREN’S MENU AVAILABLE

Please inform staff of any allergies or intolerances.