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Fox Cub

££ - £££, British,
Durham Gate, Spennymoor DL16 6GF, England
+44 1388 819140
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible21%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (8 reviews)
“naan bread” (5 reviews)
“sirloin steak” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Durham Gate, Spennymoor DL16 6GF, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I live close to this pub and is classed as my local, but it’s very underwhelming. It has recently been upgraded inside with a complete new look and new menu, its a lot better than it was but still not the best place to eat/drink...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bigreviewman
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was calling in for a bar meal on the way to somewhere else on a Saturday. Their 2 for £10 was excellent value with significant sized portions, hot, and not very long to wait. (Don’t arrive before 12 though, seems to only open at...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RobinEaston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wife and I visited Wednesday 21st and again Thursday 29th November in the evening. Both occasions it was deathly quiet. Ordered simple "two for £10" meals. First occasion, arrived quickly, fish and chips with peas. Peas were cold. Chips "stodgy", get warned up rather than...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sean B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service between starter and mains long time 20min could be staffing numbers but when asked quickly addressed issue Scampi (14 price Whitby scampi on menu) as means of a quiz count on photo lol Think it needs a few more staff busy times Overall food...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank apple2901
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in today for lunch and had a yummy carvery. Very good value, lovely food and really friendly, helpful staff. Thank you Noreen and the team. We'll definitely be back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sam B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a meal with my Mam. Sharing nachos to start, really tasty and good portion for 2 people. Then I ordered the tac-a-load of this tacos. The meal consists of 3 Yorkshire puddings filled with carvery meat and house slaw, with a side...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CStorey92
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Come here often cause the food is good and great value for money, very nice pub/restaurant on its own with big car park and beer garden also has a play area for the kids, and is very clean loved coming here and am going to...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank aidanfield1996
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend have been here a few times in the past, but this is the first review I am doing. Our last visit didn't go too well as they were having staffing issues at the time and the food we were served was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank G U
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

A busy Sunday bit quick service. 2 adult meals plus 2 kids meals plus drinks for £30 - great. Staff went out of their way to make us welcome. Great carvery - allowed medley of three meats plus loads of veg. More than met the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank poplarcottage
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

What a great place for some good company and fantastic service. Great food and valuable. Staff very friendly. And even has the football on which is a fantastic touch to spend some time with friends and watch live games.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank elli0tt666
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6 August 2018|
Response from Blueeyes195 | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry but I don’t know
Ryan B
29 August 2017|
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Response from john_2387 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are not allowed on premises.
Julie P
31 October 2015|
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Response from sylvia c | Reviewed this property |
Think serving times are 12 noon until 10PM.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Durham Gate, Spennymoor DL16 6GF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Spennymoor
  • Phone Number: +44 1388 819140
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Two for one on all meals all day every day. In a warm friendly atmosphere
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