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The Fox Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly

Location and contact

Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
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All reviews goujons peas pie mixed grill village pub dog friendly pub nice pub visited this pub specials board pub grub great place to eat staff were attentive lovely food veg pint regulars ales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great find, we were stopping at a nearby caravan site and didn’t want to eat at the Nearby Toby cavery so came here. Had a wonderful meal, great pint and an amazing meal. Starter homemade soup and a garlic mushrooms. 2 steaks and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ShellKime
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

We visited the pub twice for drinks and food with my daughter and 3 grandchildren.The landlady and her staff are so lovely and welcoming! We were made to feel so welcome had absolutely lovely food definitely coming back here!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sophie g
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Stayed for two nights staff very friendly and helpful food absolutely brilliant room comfortable and spotlessly clean - dog friendly pub - within 4 miles of York city centre direct bus from just outside well worth a visit

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mhldavies
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Stopped here for an evening meal based on a local recommendation. What a nasty surprise! Food was expensive, £13.95 for a 'lasagne' dish which was almost indigestible and no white sauce to be seen with a single piece of pasta buried in a minced beef...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BiznessTravel
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Thought we would try this place as it is convenient to where we are travelling from . When we walked in it was very much a local pub atmosphere but the dining room seemed pleasant & our main meal was lovely . Service was slow...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Judepick
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Our trip was to visit York, so we only had a pint on one of the nights we stayed in Stockton. Nice pub, good hospitality nice beer.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ThomoLiverpool
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Good beer good food nice staff. Advisable to book at busy periods ie weekends. Good position as right behind bus stop if you need to travel. Well worth a visit

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Pathfinder815788
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Our visit to the Fox involved slow service, and really mediocre food. The meat pies had hardly any meat in them, the burgers were dry, and the vegetable lasagne didn't appear to have any actual lasagne in it though we didn't get all the way...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Beth B
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We had kids chicken goujons, lasagne & gammon chips & veg the staff were warm & friendly. We really enjoyed he food and the atmosphere give by the local regulars chatting at the bar. Highly recommend

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SaraCNG
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

The food and customer service we recieved on both visits was outstanding recommend a visit to the fox in we will certainly be returning,great atmosphere great customer service and great food=see you on our next visit to york thankyou to you all for making us...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Shellz2012
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2 December 2016|
Response from kevinyork | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as it's recently changed hands so may be different than on our visits. Give them a call.
john s
27 November 2015|
Response from sweetnorthernrose | Reviewed this property |
The answer, somewhat late I am sure to your questions re the fox is no on both accounts. It's not on the A59 and there is no accommodation.
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