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The Old Cherry Tree

££ - £££, British,
8 Cherry Tree Lane | Great Houghton, Northampton NN4 7AT, England
+44 1604 761399
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
8 Cherry Tree Lane | Great Houghton, Northampton NN4 7AT, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Small old pub with a new and bright interior, very nice staff, we had a drink before and then we had dinner, we was 6 people and 3 off us was happy with the food and 3 of us wasn't

Thank JHE
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We recently held a small gathering for my wife’s birthday with friends and family. Linda and the team looked after 17 of us on a Saturday evening with ease and the food, service and price was excellent. Superb atmosphere also. Thank you very much. Niall...More

Thank Resort32847638997
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got back from a quick lunch here and we weren't disappointed. We had been several times in the past and had always enjoyed the atmosphere and the charm. We were so pleased to find that it had reopened after the previous owners departed -...More

Thank Ian S
Lee C, Owner at The Old Cherry Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review, we're glad you enjoyed your time with us. We haven't really done much to the interior as it was already warm and welcoming. We just put our touch on it. Hopefully see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went for a lovely meal here i had the lamb on the specials board and Steve had braised beef both was excellent and will go back

Thank sueb19602017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely evening. We had visited Lee and Linda's previous pub regularly and were never disappointed, so it was great to see that the new venture is just as good. Starters were tasty and a bit different to the norm, and the main courses...More

Thank teaandcake
Lee C, Owner at The Old Cherry Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for coming to see us again. We are glad you enjoyed your meal with us in our new adventure. Hopefully see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently reopened under new ownership. A very warm welcome from Linda, an imaginative menu and great beers adds up to a pub which should be a roaring success.I recommend this lovely pub.

Thank Graham T
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Went to this place for Sunday lunch with family today was greeted by the owner and her staff all very friendly and helpfull part of 4 adults and a granddaughter a little over 7yrs. We sat in the restaurant away from the bar area and...More

Thank Williamgatkinson
Reviewed 6 October 2018

We didn't know this area at all and were recommended to the Cherry Tree by a local. SO pleased we met a local!!! Our waitress (I think the owner? although we didn't know it at the time) is such a people person, very amusing and...More

Thank Harris33a
Reviewed 9 September 2018

My partner and I went here on Friday for a meal atmosphere and surroundings excellent staff very attentive and food was extremely good recommend it to all will definitely be going back

Thank Colin F
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We met some friends here tonight and I can honestly say it was probably the best place I've been to in Northampton for a long time! The food was delicious! Certainly with a visit, I highly recommend it. Xx

Thank Dawn K
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23 February 2018|
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Response from Michelle H | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer your questions I'm afraid but I believe the chef has moved to the Red Lion in Brafield.
3 July 2016|
Response from JPB28 | Property representative |
HI, its just changing over to our website from the previous owners, still have a couple of images etc to upload. But won't be long. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 18:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Cherry Tree Lane | Great Houghton, Northampton NN4 7AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1604 761399
  • E-mail
The Old Cherry Tree is hidden away in Northamptonshire's beautiful country side. A traditional pub that offers a wide range of wine, real ales and soft drinks. Our food is freshly prepared by our Chef's and served in our relaxed environment with friendly staff. Whether it's a business lunch, celebration dinner or Sunday lunch with the family you would be guaranteed a warm wlecome at The Old Cherry Tree.
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