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The Fox and Hounds Whittlebury

££ - £££, British,
44 High Street | Towcester, Whittlebury NN12 8XJ, England
+44 1327 858048
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (14 reviews)
“pie” (9 reviews)
“roast beef” (7 reviews)
Closed
Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
44 High Street | Towcester, Whittlebury NN12 8XJ, England
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1 - 10 of 411 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can certainly agree with all the good reports below. In fact it is probably one of the best Sunday lunches we have ever had. We were in the Whittlebury area doing some family research so thought we would stop for lunch. We struck lucky...More

2  Thank Catherinefarn321
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited The Fox and Hounds on many occasions over the last year or so. But I must say the food standard has never been as high as it is now. I tried some of the nibbles as my starter, followed by the Braised...More

1  Thank 957natalieh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent and generous Sunday lunch, very friendly and efficient staff at very reasonable price would definitely recommend

Thank SteveA1974
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked here for lunch after a Silverstone visit, and we are so glad we did. The staff were friendly, the pub was comfortable and the food was delicious. We had bar snacks/nibbles as our starter - whitebait, squid and a Scotch egg - and...More

Thank freelance99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not been here for quite a while, good food good value and good service, 5 Stars. Had the fish pie for main, smooth Sause with large flakes of fish and prawns topped by a crusty potato covering

1  Thank Dereks69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When 4 friends sit down for an evening meal and the table goes silent you know the food is good.. 4 different meals all very good taste, presentation, quality and portion size.. good service...we will be back!

1  Thank colin m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have just visited for Sunday lunch and it was scrumptious. Their new kitchen team have just started and are already producing high quality tasty food. The roast beef was cooked to perfection, tender and pink. The Yorkshire pudding and accompanying veg were all just...More

3  Thank enaj68
John E, Owner at The Fox and Hounds Whittlebury, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review, we are very pleased you enjoyed it and we look forward to welcoming you back here soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had heard there was a new chef at the Fox and Hounds in Whittlebury so we decided to try it out last Sunday. So glad we did We were greeted warmly and shown to our table . The waitress " I think she introduced...More

2  Thank Maryford43
John E, Owner at The Fox and Hounds Whittlebury, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review, we are very pleased you enjoyed it and we look forward to welcoming you back here soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a table for 2.30pm on Sunday for lunch with our children. Even though it was quite late for Sunday lunch the atmosphere was really nice and we had a nice table by the bar. The staff were really friendly and attentive. We forgot...More

3  Thank Danielle S
John E, Owner at The Fox and Hounds Whittlebury, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review, we are very pleased you enjoyed it and we look forward to welcoming you back here soon.

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

We thought we would give this pub a try again after being disappointed the last time we went with friends....and sadly it hadn’t improved. Okay it was midweek and relatively quiet. We had the burgers which were over cooked and certainly didn’t look or taste...More

2  Thank Helrog52
John E, Owner at The Fox and Hounds Whittlebury, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review,weare sorry it didn't meet your expectations this time round. since you last dined with us we have now taken on a brand new team of chefs. we hope you will be back in the future to try us again.

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Keith H
2 June 2017|
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Response from Jsilk65 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure if you ring ahead they will accommodate your requirements.
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cliffandjo
12 March 2017|
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Response from Nigel J | Reviewed this property |
Open all day at weekends. It does get busy so you can reserve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$34
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 High Street | Towcester, Whittlebury NN12 8XJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Whittlebury
  • Phone Number: +44 1327 858048
  • E-mail
Description
We are an independently owned friendly village gastro pub and restaurant, just a stones throw from Silverstone. We have real ales on tap from local brewers as well as a carefully selected wine list. There is ample parking at the rear.
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