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Church Restaurant

67-83 Bridge Street, Northampton NN1 1PD, England
+44 1604 603800
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
67-83 Bridge Street, Northampton NN1 1PD, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went here last weekend with family and we were most impressed. The place itself is lovely. Great lighting giving a nice atmosphere, friendly helpful staff and great service. Mixed reviews seen prior to going about standard of food but we had a superb meal...More

Thank afcb-rossco
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm very late posting this, so apologies to the restaurant that this is so late! I booked a rather large table for 16 people for my boyfriend's birthday in June. Suzy and the team at the Church Restaurant could not have been more brilliant, We...More

1  Thank sarahjshoebridge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to go, pleasant surroundings near the centre of town with good food, great selection of wines and good service

Thank stulebe
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant on a Friday night and it was practically empty, which should have been a clue. The building is lovely but there are a lot of dark red curtains covering the walls of this old church which I am sorry to say...More

2  Thank Bill B
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

I went here a bit late with 2 friends on Thursday. Only 2 staff available but service went well. My starter was ok, not special but the main dish (hake) was tasty and nicely decorated. The wine from New Sealand made it all complete, this...More

Thank SportTravel-World
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We have close family in Wooton and stayed overnight so that we could take them out for a nice meal to celebrate our forthcoming Golden Wedding Anniversary. As we live eighty miles away and not knowing the area too well, we asked them to choose...More

Thank Allol
Suzy_Keeping, General Manager at Church Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Dear Allol, Thank you so much for writing us such a lovely review! We are so pleased that you spent your special family evening with us and had such a lovely time, congratulations again on your Golden Anniversary! I do hope that any time you...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

The service was poor and the food was truly awful. Steak cremated, lamb dish tough. One guest had a poorly tummy.More

Thank jane h
Suzy_Keeping, General Manager at Church Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Dear Jane H, I am sorry to read your review and also quite puzzled. Usually when I read a review I can match it to a table however with this one I am stumped. We have had no complains in the last few months about...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

This is a fab restaurant with superb service and unbelievably delicious food. From bar to table ,we were looked after with a smile. Our service with excellent ,not intrusive but attentive. The staff were smiling and very friendly AND the food was to die for....More

1  Thank Rosie D
Suzy_Keeping, General Manager at Church Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Dear Rosie D, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a lovely review. I am so glad you enjoyed your experience with us, comments like yours are so motivating and I will be sure to pass them back to both...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Friendly and with well served, good food for omnivores, pescatarians, veggies and vegans. All at a great price and with excellent house wines. Tasteful, quiet but not lacking atmosphere and roomy dining space allowing easy conversation without shouting at a large table. Northampton’s fine dining...More

Thank David N
Suzy_Keeping, General Manager at Church Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Dear David N, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We have tried really hard with this new menu to ensure there is something for everyone, whether you want our beautifully constructed fillet seat dish or a burger and chips! I am glad you...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

A group of three of us visited on a Friday evening. The Setting is just lovely. One of our party was a little late so we expected that to be reflected in the service. However, the first hitch was when we noticed a specials board...More

Thank chris2050
Suzy_Keeping, General Manager at Church Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Dear chris2050, thank you fur taking the time to review us.I am sorry to hear that you felt the service was not up to our normal high standard and will pass your feedback on to the front of house team especially to ensure we are...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67-83 Bridge Street, Northampton NN1 1PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1604 603800
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Built in 1138 this former church underwent a complete transformation into a spectacular bar and dining room. The Church Restaurant is now considered one of the most exceptional dining establishments in Northamptonshire and offers traditional home-cooked food at outstanding value in a warm, friendly and informal environment.
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