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The Pytchley Hotel & Restaurant

££ - £££, British,
23 High Street | West Haddon, West Haddon NN6 7AP, England
+44 1788 510426
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (75 reviews)
“mixed grill” (15 reviews)
“sunday roast” (17 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
23 High Street | West Haddon, West Haddon NN6 7AP, England
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Stayed recently when we attended a wedding nearby. Beautiful room, excellent breakfast and first class service. Would recommend to anyone.

Thank rjL8184DO
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Minutes from the Crick junction on M1, this is a good place to stop and infinitely better than service stations. It is quite a large pub, but friendly and efficient and has a good food menu. There is a garden and the food is quick...More

Thank 621simonf
Tracy D, Owner at The Pytchley Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Hello 621simonf. Thank you for taking the time to post your comments. We are really easy to reach from the M1 via Crick - and who wouldn't prefer a welcoming pub for a stopover instead of an impersonal and overpriced motorway service station? Would love...More

Reviewed 11 June 2018

Well renound for its steaks this is a great place to eat, we had 2 x 8 ounce fillet steaks with a sauce of your choice and 2 large glasses of house wine all for £42 a lot cheaper and better than our local pub,...More

Thank Frazer R
Tracy D, Owner at The Pytchley Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

What a lovely review! Thank you Frazer R - I think you've summed us up really well! Please do try to visit us again soon. Thank you again Tracy D

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Orrrrhhh the steak was cooked to perfection! Melted! My boyfriend even said the fillet steak cooked medium to rare was one of the best steaks he’s ever had - and he’s had steak at some nice places! The service was top notch. We’d just done...More

Thank UpperClassSass
Tracy D, Owner at The Pytchley Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

So pleased to hear that your stay with us was such a success. I recall taking your booking myself and thinking you'd appreciate a room with a bath following your Summer Wolf Run - it's lovely to hear that you were able to relax and...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018

We visited on Sunday 29th April as we were staying just down the road at the Crown. As others have said you are shown to a table and then order from the bar - this is no different from any Wetherspoons and a fairly common...More

Thank Craig T
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We have been before- however last 2 visits have been complicated by ordering at the bar( food and drinks) ...... long wait to be served... then it appeared that a new Barman asking for help/advice (which I witnessed) was met by a wagging finger from...More

Thank Millicent S
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Visited one evening with a group of ex work colleagues. Very busy with most tables being used. Good menu which caters for every taste with daily specials board. This is a no frills establishment, no table clothes, self service restaurant sauces on table in bottles....More

Thank Diane A
Jim D, Front Office Manager at The Pytchley Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hi Diane Thank you so much for your review. Whilst we understand that we are not everyones "cup of tea" we do try our hardest to accommodate everyone. As noted we are a very busy establishment, and have been doing the same thing for the...More

Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

My partner and I have been here many times before but we have decided not to return again due to the self serve system which has become increasingly frustrating (No waitress service) Firstly you are shown to your table to view a menu then you...More

Thank pooges
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Haven't been to visit for a number of years but thought we'd pop in as in the area. Seated quickly as we had reserved, restaurant was very busy and lots of kids running around, with one very noisy table as the parents argued more than...More

Thank Bob S
Jim D, Owner at The Pytchley Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Thank you for your constructive feedback as all comments/suggestions are invaluable for us to continue delivering the best in food and service. I’m very sorry to learn that you didn’t enjoy your recent visit as much as you have in the past. We aim to...More

Reviewed 14 April 2018

We have dined at the Pytchley Hotel on numerous occasions over the past 21 years. However, after visiting today, we were very disappointed...not with the quality of ingredients...but the fact that not only have they increased their prices (yet again) they have also reduced what...More

Thank jul1e20
Jim D, Owner at The Pytchley Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Dear Jul1e20. I am sorry to hear of your disappointment. As a regular diner at The Pytchley you will be aware that we have absorbed rising costs over the past few years, and have passed on to customers only one minor price increase in the...More

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9 September 2018|
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Response from TracyD171 | Property representative |
Hello Alec We have 18 rooms in total, two of which are single rooms currently priced at £55 per room including full English breakfast. The remain 16 rooms are various doubles, twins, triples and family rooms, offering... More
30 July 2018|
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Response from Jim D | Property representative |
Hello. We do have a beer garden - and you are most welcome to eat outside in good weather if you prefer. We don’t boast an amazing waterside location or sweeping views, but our garden is clean and tidy and there are tables... More
20 February 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene
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 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 High Street | West Haddon, West Haddon NN6 7AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  West Haddon
  • Phone Number: +44 1788 510426
  • E-mail
The Pytchley is a silver-award winning four-star country inn, with a traditional and informal atmosphere. The popular family-friendly restaurant maintains a far-reaching reputation for the quality of our chargrilled steaks and grills, and for excellent value home-cooked British food. See also our Tripadvisor listing under "Accommodation"
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