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Local cuisine, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Situated in the picturesque town of Market Harborough, Ascough’s offers a stylish and relaxed dining experience. Ascough’s prides itself on serving delicious contemporary dishes and producing everything on the premises from bread and biscuits to ice creams and sorbets. The reasonably set lunch and evening menus offer an excellent array of meat, fish and vegetarian options that will stretch your imagination but not the purse strings. So whether you’re planning an intimate meal for two, a friendly get together, special occasion or even a wedding breakfast, Ascough’s is the perfect venue and always look forward to welcoming you and members of your company.
US$10 - US$20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
European, British
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Always amazing to eat at Ascoughs but need to pay tribute to the hot collection. Totally blown away by the quality and the creativity. Who knew that lamb would travel and stay tender and pink? The star of the show though was the scallop starter....More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered 2 x 3 course meals for a Saturday night take out, the food was perfect and it was prepped and packaged amazingly, popped the mains in a warm over and enjoyed our starters the mains were hot and delicious when they came out,...More

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 1 March 2021

WE ordered the 3 course take away dinner as Ascoughs is closed owing to current Covid restrictions. The food was amazing. As good as if it were served in the restaurant. I cannot recommend Ascoughs enough, I eat there when open, but the take away...More

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 28 February 2021 via mobile

Excellent arrangements. Outstanding food. You will not be disappointed....💜. Easily collected and ordered. Great selection and packaged well for the trip home.

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 16 February 2021

My girlfriend and I have just moved to the area from Scotland and as a result have yet to be able to visit any local restaurants. We decided to have a takeaway for a special Valentine's dinner and we were absolutely blown away by the...More

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 7 February 2021

It's like having your own personal chef, all very easy to book, order & pay on line. This week we had mozzarella starter - so fresh & tasty! Followed by the chicken dish, serious Ascough's cooking, great presentation & amazing quality of produce. This is...More

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 7 February 2021

We ordered the Sunday Roast takeaway and enjoyed every mouthful. It came with detailed instructions on how to prepare the meal, which was so easy. The meal was of the same high standard we have come to expect from Ascoughs. Will certainly be ordering from...More

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 6 February 2021 via mobile

Always love the food at Ascoughs so when we saw they did takeaways in lockdown we couldn’t wait to try. Still superb food & easy to transport our 3 course meal home. Loved every mouthful. A really lovely treat and we felt like we’d had...More

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 31 January 2021

Perfect birthday meal. Ordered 3 courses per person. Food delicious as always and very filling. Had to save the cheese board for Sunday. Food came in silver containers laid out as it would be on the plate. This meant we could keep the main warm...More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 20 January 2021 via mobile

Fantastic takeaway selection, absolute bargain for the price and still keeping the freshness and quality of a restaurant cooked meal. Highly recommend 💯

Date of visit: January 2021
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24 February 2018|
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Response from This is N | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they are. But it's not for babies. The food doesn't suit all children, it is rich and heavy. Great venture, great food.
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1 February 2018|
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I agree with Sue
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  • Ascough's Bistro is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5