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The Fox


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Free Wifi
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All reviews pie crab cakes beef mash pudding sandwich the pub sunday lunch rutland water fish dishes lovely walk local area lovely table full marks well presented and tasty at reasonable prices rutland area
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1 - 10 of 151 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great all round. Really helpful and friendly staff. Food was excellent. Choice of real ales outstanding. Totally recommend the village pub.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Peter322
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lovely walk in area and found this pub on our travels. Good find. Very friendly staff and food was good for a lunch time.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Suzanne W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in Luffenham for a few days, and went to the Local Pub/dining. We had read reviews, with the majority being very good. The place is excellent. Its decor and lighting are brilliant, good tunes played over the speakers. Its warm inside, and that...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank WH03
Reviewed 2 February 2019

Fabulous evening with superb menu. Food was delicious and sweets to desolve into. Service very attentive and nothing too much trouble.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sue H
Reviewed 26 January 2019

Incredibly disappointing food and noisy restaurant. I'm not sure how they have gained their good reputation. I wouldn't have minded but my choice was from the specials board and was more expensive than the Sunday roas.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rose2009_9
Reviewed 11 November 2018

I had read here that The Fox served the best Roast Beef in the Rutland area and so I booked for an 80th Birthday celebration. The beef was superb and so was just about everything our party ordered. The staff were fantastic too.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank paulefromhull
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

The menu was interesting and there were some great features, like it was a really traditional proper pie and the lamb shank was very meaty. That said, the restaurant was a little cool, the service a little too casual given the price point and the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank karenwA2891JE
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch while visiting Rutland Water. Very welcoming staff, dog friendly, lovely decor and food was very good. Would visit again.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mchcsg
Reviewed 14 October 2018

On a rainy Sunday afternoon, The Fox squeezed the two of us and our dog in for Sunday Lunch. We had a drink from the bar at our table, had a good look at the menu and chose our dishes. The staff kept apologising for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank HelenS5088
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Another superb evening dinner at The Fox. The first for my friend and definitely not his last. The guaranteed friendly warm welcome greeted us as we ordered a predinner drink at the bar before being taken to our lovely table. We had booked for 8pm...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Response from michaelhJ5443ZP | Reviewed this property |
Yes we ate lunch in the bar with a dog....no problem.
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