Functions & Parties at The Bear

Give your headache to us

Why not avoid the stress and strain of organising your party and choose The Bear and Ragged Staff for that special occasion? We can cater for the whole range of corporate and private events including:-


  • Weddings and Anniversaries.
  • Corporate Pow-Wows & Seminars.
  • Office Parties of all kinds, formal or informal.
  • Birthday Parties.
  • Wakes.
  • Banquets and Buffets.
  • Christenings and Coffee Mornings.

Any of our public areas can be tailored to provide a unique and special experience whether in our restaurant, pub or outside on our decking or in the garden. We have gained an excellent reputation with local businesses and residents and visitors from afar who use our facilities to entertain guests & friends.

Many find our location in the Centre of Southern England and the Midlands conducive to family gatherings where guests are coming from all over the country. Examples of recently catered for functions at the Bear are:-


  • 3 course Christmas dinner for 70 for one of the houses of a leading Oxford Public School.
  • 3 Course Dinner for Burns night for 70.
  • Private 50th Birthday party for local Cumnor resident, with buffet and disco for 150.
  • Wake with finger food and drinks for 140.
  • Wedding Banquet for 60, 3 courses, followed by drinks and canapés for 80 with Jazz Trio in main bar.

Feel free to let us turn your potential headache into ours and relax. For more information why not phone us on 01865 862329, or better still pop in and talk to us about how we can help.