Award Winning Real Ale and Food Pub near Oxford

The Cricketers Arms

Established 1871

38 Littleworth, Wheatley, Oxford, England. OX33 1TR.

Award Winning Real Ale and Food Pub near Oxford

The Cricketers Arms

38 Littleworth, Wheatley, Oxford, England. OX33 1TR.

The Cricketers Arms

38 Littleworth, Wheatley, Oxford, England. OX33 1TR.

01865 872738

Breaking News

The Littleworth Echo (later, The New Littleworth Echo) was a monthly in-house newsletter published to inform and entertain customers of The Cricketers Arms. It was a mix of real news, spoof reports, anniversaries and generally light-hearted pieces. This website endeavors to offer a similar experience.

Damn Fine Real Food

"Less Talking - More Drinking"
The Cricketers Arms Book - "Less Talking - More Drinking" - was released in September 2016. Previously all you had to do to get a copy was join our mailing list. But those days are now long gone. If you want to get onto our mailing list now (with all of the priviledge that comes with it), you need to come into the pub and beg. Yes, beg; or at least introduce yourself and be friendly. We only do first names on our mailing list, and if you manage to get on it, you'll know why.

"Commander Krazyorse's Kramaglian Space" Burger
Our Burger Menu has a new addition. Home Made Minted Pea, Chickpea & Spinach Burger with Onions, Salsa, Leaves & Cheese or JalapeƱo; Hand Cut Chips on the side, in a Brioche Bun. Enjoy this burger so much that you want to eat it again and again? Well, now it has its own loyalty card so you can save up your points and redeem them for a free one - How good is that?

New Years Honours List
The Hamlet has released its New Years Honours List for services to The Cricketers Arms. Honoured in this, the inaugural year are Badger, OLE for services to music and Thai food, Steve P OLE for services to Aunt Sally, Mike OLE for services to Beer Festivals and Sarah OLE for services to bar management and generally being an all round good egg. The Littleworth Empire salutes you all!

Quiz Night Make-Over
Wheatley's longest standing weekly Pub Quiz is a rapid fire 20 questions in 20 minutes, every Thursday at 9:30pm. A round of drinks for the winners, plus that all important Jackpot question. Think it might be too hard? Stop being a pussy and have a go at this Sample Quiz

A Genuine Free House Pub with a Very Warm Welcome

- or, a Pub with Personality. Take your pick

Nestled in the Hamlet of Littleworth less than five miles from the centre of the Historic City of Oxford, at the bottom of the ancient Shotover Hill near the former London to Oxford turnpike, lies The Cricketers Arms - An unspoilt Free House Pub: "The Little Pub with the BIG Welcome".

Close to Oxford and the M40 and A40 transport links, on the National Cycle Route 57 and just 10 minutes walk from the 280 and U1 bus routes, The Cricketers Arms, Littleworth is an ideal meeting place, whether you are travelling by Car, Bus, Bicycle or Walking in the picturesque Oxfordshire Countryside.

The Cricketers Arms offers great value traditional Home Made Pub Food. In the evening and at weekends, we have a selection of Main Meals. Did we mention that our chips are proper chips - hand peeled and hand cut for that extra special specialness and that we have a great Vegetarian selection. See our Opening and Food Service times.

We can sum up our Real Ale selection in one word: "Local". All our Real Ale comes from within a thirty six mile radius of the pub, direct from whichever local brewery it comes from, so it's as fresh and tasty as it possibly can be. As a Genuine English Freehouse Pub, The Cricketers Arms offers two Local Guest Ale pumps and with a small range of Local Bottled Ales, Local Real Cider, a selection of New World Wines and a with a full range of spirits, San Miguel Lager, Stowford Press Cider and John Smith Smooth, there's always something to suite your palette.