Banqueting

  • Banqueting
  • Oriel College Dining Hall
    Oriel's Dining Hall
  • The Champneys Room
    The Champneys Room
  • The Box
    The Box
  • The Benefactors Room
    The Benefactors Room
  • The College Bar
    The College Bar
  • Oriel College Senior Library
    Oriel's Second Quad
  • Oriel's Roof Terrace
    The Roof Terrace
Modern innovative cuisine alongside the College's extensive wine cellar is on offer for dinners and banquets.

Meals are provided by the college chef and his staff and are served in the traditional Oxford college Hall which has a capacity of 140 people.

Our other dining room, the Champneys Room can also be used for dining for up to 56 people.

Menus

Please click the links below to download menus and wine lists:

Spring/Summer Banqueting Menu

Autumn/Winter Banqueting Menu 

Wine List 

Dining Rooms

Hall

The College's historic Dining Hall is situated in Front Quad. High Table can be arranged for up to 20 people. In the Summer, pre-dinner drinks can be held in Second Quad or on the Roof Terrace. In wet weather, drinks can be held in the Champneys Room or Benefactors Room. The Dining Hall has an Induction Hearing Loop.

Capacity: 140
 

Champneys Room

The Champneys Room is the College's VIP dining room. It works equally well for drinks receptions as for private dinners. Availability is year-round.

Capacities: Straight Tables: 56; U-Shape: 44; Standing: 100

 

The Box

The Box is an intimate dining space that boasts character. As either a dining or reception space it suits well to smaller banquets.

Capacities: Dining Table: 12; Standing: 40

 

Benefactors Room

The Benefactors Room works well as both an intimate dining space or small drinks reception area.

Capacities: Dining Table: 8; Standing: 20

 

 

Bar

The Oriel College Bar is available to hire as part of your banquet dinner or residential conference.  Recently refurbished, it offers a great place to gather and socialise after dinner or after a full day of events.

Capacities: Seats: 70; Seats & Standing: 100

Outside Spaces

Second Quad

Second Quad is a large space for drinks receptions. Overlooked by the beautiful Senior Library, you are never far away from historical memories. As Oriel is in the heart of the City Centre it makes it an ideal place for a celebration.

Capacity: 300 (standing)

 

Roof Terrace

The Roof Terrace is a lovely outside space for smaller receptions or pre-dinner drinks. 

Capacity: 40 (standing)