Stay with us A great place to stay if you're exploring Oxford (or you've over-indulged in the bar) our rooms are beautifully appointed and promise a great night's sleep. Food and drink At lunch or dinner time, enjoy traditional pub favourites from a freshly prepared menu. We've a wide range of excellent cask ales and some great rare wines too. Private parties If you're looking for a venue near Oxford to host a private party, then The Barn at The Talkhouse is perfect. Celebrate your special occasions with up to 60 guests.