A new Chinese takeaway restaurant has opened up on Cowley Road.

Oodles Chinese opened its doors earlier this month at 209A Cowley Road with an extravagant opening day, which saw a queue stretch down the road.

The serves Indo Chinese food such as egg fried rice, Thai chicken curry and Schezuan beef stir fry.

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Oodles Chinese uses a box concept where customers pick their size and then fill it up with the bases and main options of their choice.

A small box is £7.99, a medium box is £8.99 and the large is £9.49.

Alongside the boxes, there are also sides such as fortune cookies, torpedo prawns and Chinese wok wings to choose from.

Oxford Mail: Oodles Chinese on Cowley Road. Picture: Oodles ChineseOodles Chinese on Cowley Road. Picture: Oodles Chinese

The brand was launched in March 2010 by Mohammed Umar.

Mr Umar, along with his brother Ismail, aimed to ‘provide a casual dining experience that is very different to the meals being served by conventional takeaway restaurants’.

Oxford Mail: The inside of Oodles Chinese. Picture: Oodles ChineseThe inside of Oodles Chinese. Picture: Oodles Chinese

A spokesperson for Oodles Chinese said: “We have become synonymous with providing freshly-cooked, amazing tasting and authentic food focused on a customer-led experience.

“Blending our own secret recipes with Indo Chinese inspired fusion, our aim is to provide the best food products at the best value for money.

Oxford Mail: The takeaway restaurant serves Indo Chinese food. Picture: Oodles ChineseThe takeaway restaurant serves Indo Chinese food. Picture: Oodles Chinese

“Our attention to detail, great-tasting food and customer-focus has led us to gaining a legion of dedicated fans across the UK.”

Oodles Chinese at 209A Cowley Road is open 11am to 11pm Monday to Sunday.


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This story was written by Sophie Perry. She joined the team in 2021 as a digital reporter.

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