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The Fox and Hounds


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

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@foxinsteeple Is A Friendly 15th Century Village Restaurant And Pub Serving Freshly Prepared Foods, Fine Wines And Cask Marque Ales To Locals And Visitors Alike, All Provided With Your Enjoyment In Mind.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Brew Pub, British
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
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All reviews fish and chips pudding roast lamb sea bass sweet potato fries salad burger salmon the pub cloth napkins beautifully cooked food lovely dishes great food and staff goats cheese monday night welcoming atmosphere great sunday lunch
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Fox no longer serves food .After a recent visit, we were informed by the owner that they had decided to stop serving food.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank valtojosCambridgeUk
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Absolute Joke, webpage menu (forget it)!! 2 X staff (young girls) doing food as well as bar, although need training more, the girl just plonked the bottle of wine on the table and said here you go and walked off, we then waited after 5...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We used to enjoy going here for beautifully cooked food from a varied menu and it was good for vegetarian meals. The front dining room is very cosy and was suited to the type of food served. Now the meals seem to consist of basic...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gillian W
Reviewed 6 October 2018

I went with my husband on a Wednesday lunch time (pie special day) The vegetables were fine but while my pie (beef ) had chunks of meat, my husband's lamb pie had just what seemed like minced lamb. Instead of a wine sauce in with...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Both-like-travelling
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Our previous visits have been delightful with fresh warm rolls on crisp white table cloths , quite classy for modestly priced pub grub. Thought we could try out the new regime and failed to Trip Advisor it in advance. Big mistake. The young staff are...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank barry t
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for dinner on our return trip from bury Saint Edmunds. We remembered an enjoyable evening two years ago and decided to return. We arrived at 7:30 and were promptly informed that there was no food. At 7:30. The staff...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Tim5525
Reviewed 22 August 2018

I agree with all the recent reviews written. This pub is only surviving because all the 4* & 5* reviews that go back to the fabulous food served by the previous Chef. The restaurant now is a joke, they still insist on leaving £12 Monday...More

Date of visit: July 2018
9  Thank 1951luvtolunch
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

The chef that collected all the plaudits for this pub has left. They were serving a very basic menu earlier this week which you could get for less in any chain pub or restaurant. The food was of good quality but the choice was terrible....More

Date of visit: August 2018
4  Thank James L
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Well we came here to eat with my parents as a birthday treat for my mum, and to say it was a disappointment is an understatement. We’d all looked at the menu online and was very much looking forward to sampling some of the lovely...More

Date of visit: August 2018
6  Thank 296tamij
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Looked on the website for the pub, looked really good. Monday two courses for £12. Got to the pub different menu, and no longer doing the Monday night deal.Might be an idea to update the website?. Food was very disappointing, and over priced for something...More

Date of visit: August 2018
7  Thank bentleytracy72
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Response from TeamFoxA | Property representative |
Dear Denise1188, we've had some technical issues today but the phone is up and running again now so please do try us again. Our apologies for any inconvenience. Team Fox.
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A full menu is served at lunchtime.
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