Guest Nights & Formal Hall

Guest Nights and Formal Halls are three-course meals, open to all members of College and Common Room. Both dinners can be booked using the Wolfson Gateway booking system. 

Guest Nights

Guest Night dinners take place on Thursdays during term time and are open to all members of College and Common Room. They provide a convivial atmosphere and the chance to meet other Wolfsonians as well as entertaining guests. Dress code is smart, no gowns. Pre-dinner drinks are normally at 7.00 pm, followed by dinner at 7.30 pm.

You can make a booking for yourself and your guests using your single-sign-on via the Wolfson Gateway where you can see each night’s menu. There is a limit of five guests in addition to yourself.

If you have queries, please email catering.administration@wolfson.ox.ac.uk.

Guest Night Price List

Student Members: £16.80
Members: £33.60
Guest(s): £33.60 (each)
Student Members Supervisor: £16.80

Please note:

  • Bookings, changes and cancellations must be made by 11am on the day prior to the dinner. If not, you might be charged.
  • Any special dietary requirements or seating requests should be noted on the online booking form.

Formal Hall

Formal Hall is a served three-course meal, at a lower price than our guest nights and they take place each term. Dress code is smart, no gowns.  Drinks are at 7.00 pm, with dinner at 7.30 pm. They are open to all members of College and Common Room and their guests. There is no informal dinner served on the nights of Formal Hall.

You can make a booking for yourself and your guests using your single-sign-on via the Wolfson Gateway where you can see each night’s menu. There is a limit of five guests in addition to yourself.

If you have queries, please email catering.administration@wolfson.ox.ac.uk.

Formal Hall Price List

Student Members: £8.50
Members: £17
Guest(s): £17 (each)

Please note:

  • For Formal Hall, wine is not included in the price, and can be bought by the bottle in the Kitchen.
  • Bookings, changes and cancellations for Formal Hall and for Guest Night must be made by ​11am on the day prior to the dinner. If not, you will be charged.
  • Any special dietary requirements or seating requests should be noted on the online booking form.
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Guest Night dinners take place on Thursdays during full term and are open to all members of College and Common Room. They provide a convivial atmosphere and the chance to meet other Wolfsonians as well as entertaining guests. Dress code is smart (no gowns). Pre-dinner drinks are normally at 7.00 pm, followed by dinner at 7.30 pm.

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