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The Fox

££ - £££, British,
Aspenden, Buntingford SG9 9PD, England
+44 1763 271886
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (4 reviews)
“beef” (5 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Aspenden, Buntingford SG9 9PD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic for all the family and especially if you have sons and daughter-in-laws with a hangover - they love the lasagne!!

Thank 13shar0n
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

First tried here Friday evening , food was great -all home cooked.Went back on Sunday for the roast -also lovely.Price is good -not expensive , really pleased I’ve found this place as new to area.Staff very friendly .Recommend .

Thank deanloui
Sarah C, Manager at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you for your kind response. We are you have found us to and hope you see you again very soon. Many Thanks Mark and Sarah

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I visited last weekend, it was a friend ‘s surprise 40th party, very busy as the football World Cup quarter finals were on. The bar staff were young, but that shouldn’t be an acceptable excuse for being surly, inattentive and also inconsistent with their practices...More

Thank Juliewoowoo
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

This pub is tucked away in a leafy lane. Our relatives booked it for Friday night. Inside the pub has low beamed ceilings. It’s got good ambience and very pleasant staff. The service was excellent and the food was very good. Not overly expensive either....More

Thank TravelBedfordshire
Reviewed 27 June 2018

My wife and I visited recently on Steak Night. The quality of the steak was fantastic, the house wine was great, service was perfect, the desserts were lovely, and all-in-all it was incredible value for money. We'll definitely be back soon to sit out in...More

Thank Dan W
Sarah C, Manager at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Hi Dan Thank you for your kind review. We hope to see you again soon :-) Sarah and Mark

Reviewed 21 June 2018

We booked a table for 12 in the restaurant for a Family Birthday Lunch. We all had the Sunday beef meal on the menu so service was excellent. A few had sweets but after the large main it was surprising anyone could manage a sweet...More

Thank Robert H
Sarah C, Manager at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Dear Robert H Thank you very much for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your family meal. Our bottle of Prosecco is a standard size bottle as you be served in most pubs or restaurants We apologies for the Beef however this would...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Lovely feel to the pub/restaurant, very relaxing especially in the winter when the open fire is going. Great garden too for summer dining/drinking. Good pub food. Would recommend.

Thank 755emma
Sarah C, Manager at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Hi Emma Thank you for your kind review. The garden is looking at its best this time of year and we have had a recent menu change. Kind Regards Sarah and Mark

Reviewed 2 April 2018

My wife and I ate here on our way to Stanstead Airport. We picked it out for convenience with no idea that it would be as good as it was. On entering we immediately fell in love with the room and were sat in the...More

Thank robinjs
Sarah C, Manager at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Thank you Robinjs for your review. We do pride ourselves on a great Sunday roast and we are very glad you have enjoyed this. Hope to see again soon. Sarah and Mark

Reviewed 4 March 2018

Good food friendly staff and good value. We always manage to get a table and the garden is lovely in the summer months.

Thank Carol M
Sarah C, Owner at The Fox, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for your kind review. We hope to see you again soon. Mark and Sarah

Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Had a great Christmas lunch with Charity Shop friends. The meal was delicious and staff cheerful and friendly. Super good and well cooked. Loved the Xmas pudding. Very good value for money. Thank you

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aspenden, Buntingford SG9 9PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Buntingford
  • Phone Number: +44 1763 271886
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Traditional English pub in a tranquil setting. Family friendly with a large beer garden, open fire in winter, quality cask ales and delicious home-cooked food. Recently taken over By Mark ans Sarah.
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