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The Plough, Towcester

££ - £££, British,
96 Watling Street East, Towcester NN12 6BT, England
+44 1327 352515
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“mushroom soup” (2 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
96 Watling Street East, Towcester NN12 6BT, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this pub for Sunday lunch as a group of 10. Me and my partner waited outside for the rest of the group to turn up and thought it looked much like any other pub. However on going inside we were really suprised to...More

Thank LinseyJane
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

What can I say we love this pub and the food had a fantastic meal tonight hubby had a mixed grill which was superb I opted for a meal off the specials board which was Mediterranean wellington and it was outstanding absolutely superb loved it...More

Thank 1964mandy48
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

There is always a warm and friendly welcome at The Plough, Towcester from landlord Ed. It’s a traditional pub with an excellent choice on the menu and a specials board catering for all tastes. There are starters, mains and desserts to choose from with food...More

Thank Kaza7
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Booked in for my wife's 40th Birthday lunch as we are regulars at The Plough and knew we would not be disappointed. True to form we were not.Exceptional service from Ed and delicious food from Nat. A huge thank you to them both from us...More

Thank sean m
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

What can I say a local pub within walking distance absolutely love this pub it’s food is amazing and well cooked and presented staff are fab Ed Natalie Beca and Hayley such a fab atmosphere as will be back soon x

Thank 1964mandy48
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely pub food . Very pleasant attentive staff .great atmosphere.Value for money. Desserts well worth trying.

Thank thesmiths108
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Went for Sunday dinner with friends. We all felt the service poor, no wine list, too much undercooked veg (after requesting well cooked twice), not enough meat and poor quality. Only positive was the sticky toffee pudding.

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

The food was hot and very well prepared and tasty. The manager and serving staff were exceptionally friendly and service was quick and efficient would definitely recommend and visit again.

Thank davekb
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We both had hunters chicken which was delicious, perfectly cooked. Very generous portions, which we “ploughed” through to the end ! Great service, not in your face but attentive, a lovely meal 😊

Thank suejean2014
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Took my wife for a meal out to this place and it was very lovely. Meal was delicious and served very quickly. They also do quiz evenings, which we've attended on occasions, and they are always great fun. Nice ppl, nice food, nice 'ambiance' as...More

Thank Rob L
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6 March 2018|
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Response from Ed_Clucas | Property representative |
Hi blt100, Although The Plough is small, unless we have a particularly busy night in regards to bookings in the restaurant then we always keep 4 or 5 tables clear for drinkers. This is in an area where there is only... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Watling Street East, Towcester NN12 6BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Towcester
  • Phone Number: +44 1327 352515
  • E-mail
A friendly, comfortable Traditional Pub in the centre of Towcester high street, serving great quality locally sourced food in a beautiful and rustic environment. All dishes are cooked on site and are presented to a high standard. A wonderful atmosphere awaits eaters and drinkers alike, come along and experience a Traditional English Pub exactly the way it should be!
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