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The Fox

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The Street, Broughton Gifford, Melksham SN12 8PN, England
+44 1225 782949
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12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The roast dinner here is the best in Wiltshire! Though a mid week meal is equally as beautiful Lovely hand made touches such as macaroons and fudge instead of after eight mints with the bill ❤️

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Thank dds1990
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go here about once a month for dinner and we've never been disappointed. The food has always been really nice. We like to go a little earlier in the evening as it's a popular place and can get really busy.

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Thank Conny J
Bristol, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

"I recently visited The Fox for a family birthday meal, and we are a party of approx. 20 people. Myself and my partner both ordered the beef, as the menu said the meat comes a shared platter type thing between two. When the whole table was served and the veg/potatoes were going cold, we still did not have our meat... More 

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UK
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Friends had raved about The Fox so we thought we'd try it... Lovely pub, very organised, very welcoming, nice wine list and the food was very nice. The roast lamb was very tasty indeed. If I were to improve things I would have chosen more seasonal greens or roots for the veg on the roast. I would have loved some... More 

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Thank SazzleC
Wiltshire
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Superb Bavette Steak! Not one of the most popular steak cuts in this country but treated well is a delight and a change from the usual rib eye/sirloin/rump. Visited many times but only for lunch, delicious food, great menu of British classics, comfort food and quality bistro choices. Service was friendly and efficient as always. Don't ever change.

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Thank BluenoseWiltshire
Bath
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We go to The Fox for a treat but tonight it didn't feel like it. I'm not sure what was missing but atmosphere felt different. I ordered a glass of prosecco but it was a little flat, I know, I should have returned it. Our starter arrived which was very nice but it was a long wait until the main... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We went last night with friends. I was completely blown away by the food.the staff.the atmosphere. Everything was just wonderful I had heritage tomatoes..just so beautifully tasty. The whitebait was also had..as was the terrine and the carpaccio of beef. No complaints at all and 100% clean plates. As a veggie there was a choice..i chose gnocchi..in an amaretto sauce..completely... More 

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Lacock, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We popped in on the off chance last Thursday. Got a good table; the service was brilliant and the food was delicious. It's good to when the staff are passionate about the produce they use and know their way around the wine list. Really lovely night and we will definitely be going back.

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Thank Sunnywiltshire193
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Really nice atmosphere in this pub, staff were great. Another good sized garden and lovely interior. The cocktails were made with care and attention which is lovely for an off the beaten track location. Also, randomly the cashew nuts were scrummy! We're heading back this Friday as enjoyed it so much!

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Bath, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

I haven't been to The Fox for sometime so this was a welcome return and we received excellent service and fabulous food. Certainly recommend to all and now that we live in Broughton Gifford will no doubt return more and more

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street, Broughton Gifford, Melksham SN12 8PN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Melksham  >  Broughton Gifford
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 782949

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?