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The Fox

) #10 of 58 Restaurants in Harpenden ££ - £££ , British,
469 Luton Road, Harpenden AL5 3QE, England
+44 1582 713817
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pastry” (6 reviews)
“sunday roast” (11 reviews)
“potatoes” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
469 Luton Road, Harpenden AL5 3QE, England
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1 - 10 of 574 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Last minute late lunch, very busy when we arrived, dining area was loud with a few young kids running around, we asked to be sat the other side near the bar area which was empty, no problem. Lovely comfortably seating, nicely laid table. Nice to...More

Thank GlobalGrazer2016
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

2nd visit to The Fox and it was as delicious last time. Very family friendly and well catered for children. Delicious wine list which was very well priced. Really friendly staff and good ambience.

Thank AWilliams1978
Michael R, General Manager at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi AWilliams1978, Many thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. I'm really happy to hear you all enjoyed this visit as much a your last. Myself and the team are all looking forward to your 3rd visit...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with work colleagues who recommended it. It was fabulous we sat outside and the atmosphere was wonderful. All the food was delicious and our group had been there many times before I would go back there on my next business tripMore

Thank Judy M
Michael R, General Manager at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Judy M, Great to hear you and your colleagues had a great visit to us here at the Fox. When the Sun is shining you cannot beat lunch al fresco. I will certainly pass your comments on to the kitchen team. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a Tuesday evening for a family birthday meal. We had a lovely meal but it was ruined by the sheer rudeness of the staff. I can only think it may have been the manager on duty that served us as she wasn't...More

Thank D_mm21
Michael R, General Manager at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi D_mm21, Thank you for your review. Firstly I'm delighted to hear you all enjoyed the food on your visit. We have a very hard working team in the kitchen, and they will be very happy to know you all enjoyed your meal. I'm extremely...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited The Fox for lunch. The staff were welcoming and we were seated immediately in a very pleasant dining room. The menu was extensive, possibly too extensive but gave a wide choice of dishes. Some were "run of the mill" for those who wanted plain...More

Thank Bruce C
Michael R, General Manager at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Bruce C, Many thanks for your review of the Fox. I'm delighted to hear you thoroughly enjoyed your visit, and we were able to exceed your expectations with the food. I will be sure to pass on your comments to the kitchen and front...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really recommend the Fox. We had a lovely meal served by attentive, friendly staff. Thank you to Alice, Mike and the team, we thoroughly enjoyed everything!

Thank Helen H
Michael R, General Manager at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Helen, Many thanks for your very kind review. It was a pleasure having you and your family dine with us here at the Fox. Myself and the team hope we will see you all again over the Summer

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Fox is always friendly and efficient. The food is very good quality and the roasts on Sunday are excellent.

Thank Rosalind P
General Manager A, Manager at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your kind review Rosalind P. Great to hear you all enjoyed our roast dinners, and it's always great to get feedback from our regular guests. Myself and the team are looking forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A Lunch with some friends on Sunday was very enjoyable with good food, good company and good attention to detail with the waiter who looked after our table. Will be back again soon. Susan Cindy and friendsMore

Thank Susan B
Michael R, General Manager at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Susan B, Thank you very much for your positive review. I'm delighted to hear that you and your friends had such an enjoyable experience on your visit to us here at the Fox. Myself and the team are very much looking forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch, had a great meal, really lovely and very good service. Such a pleasure to eat here.

Thank Mary G
Michael R, General Manager at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind review Mary. Myself and the team are delighted to hear you had such a great experience on your visit here. We hope to see you all back here again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed a delicious meal at The Fox in Harpenden for part of my 50th birthday celebrations. Just me and hubby enjoying a rare night out, both different starters and mains but both had same dessert. I thoroughly enjoyed lobster and prawn pot to start followed...More

Thank Sharon S
Michael R, General Manager at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sharon, Thank you very much for your great review. I'm very happy to hear that you choose the Fox for this special occasion, and that we were able to provide you with such a fantastic evening. I have made sure to pass on all...More

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Yes there is a car although not in the traditional sense. It's a gravel car park both at the side and in front of the building
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$57 - US$57
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 469 Luton Road, Harpenden AL5 3QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Harpenden
  • Phone Number: +44 1582 713817
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