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The Fox and Hounds Whittlebury

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Whittlebury $$ - $$$ , British,
44 High Street | Towcester, Whittlebury NN12 8XJ, England
+44 1327 858048
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 23 min
All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
44 High Street | Towcester, Whittlebury NN12 8XJ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We looked all over for somewhere local that was nice so a friend brought us a voucher for the Fox And Hounds. What a great place. The staff were helpful and the food was well presented and tasty. It also has surroundings in the middle...More

Thank markedwardjell
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Good traditional food served in a new way. We had burgers served with stilton and onion and very good, hand cut french fries. One of our party had the lamb shank done medium, the reports were rather enthusiastic. We drank ale and did not have...More

Thank Marinella T
Reviewed 10 June 2017

A nice pub in the middle of the countryside. Tables well spaced out and a good range of food. Our lamb was cooked just right and delicious. They were happy mix and match the vegetables or suit us. Pleasant and helpful service.

Thank Peter V
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We have always loved the fox and hounds, the food, the atmosphere and the management have always been accommodating. However, since darling Roger has left, oh what a change! 1. Me and my dinner partner were told we would have to order within 5 minutes...More

Thank Zoe-Jane T
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for a pint and lunch. Chose scotch egg from the menu + bowl of chips. Chips ok, scotch egg was tasteless and presented on a slate with swirls of yellow slime and squares of pink jelly with rock hard mini carrots. Please get...More

Thank Lecritique200
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Staff great, food great, bar busy, had rib eye steak, unfortunately went to the bar to get another drink when our food arrived, came eventually to be served when the owner walked up to the bar clicked fingers and was served before me, not appreciated...More

Thank orchidgirl81
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I called in with no reservation. The lovely, friendly staff made us very welcome and sat us in the bar as the restaurant was fully booked. We chose from the Restaurant menu. My wife had the Sea Bass, followed by the Strawberry...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I've been to this restaurant on numerous occasions and have enjoyed all the visits. The service is excellent and the food always good. reasonable prices and service and food is prompt

Thank foodieguy147
Reviewed 18 May 2017

A night after a race meeting at Silverstone, the food and service was very good and reasonably priced

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

A fantastic newly decorated lovely country pub with an edge on being extremely flash but still reasonably priced. Fantastic hospitality, gorgeous food good size portions. Highly recommended for either lunch with friends or a nice meal for a special night out.

Thank Amanda L
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Nearby Attractions
Whittlebury Park - Golf Course
17 reviews
.31 km away
Silverstone Circuit
925 reviews
1.87 km away
Stowe House
177 reviews
6.41 km away
Cloud 9 Spa
8 reviews
6.97 km away
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Keith H
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Response from Jsilk65 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure if you ring ahead they will accommodate your requirements.
13 March 2017|
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Response from Nigel J | Reviewed this property |
Open all day at weekends. It does get busy so you can reserve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 High Street | Towcester, Whittlebury NN12 8XJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Whittlebury
  • Phone Number: +44 1327 858048
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Under New Management Since September 2013. A friendly village pub and restaurant just a stones throw from Silverstone. Offering both a Bar and restaurant menu. With real ales on tap as well as a carefully selected wine list, we aim to cater for all tastes. There is ample parking at the rear.
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