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The Saracens Head

Main Street | Little Brington, Northampton NN7 4HS, England
+44 1604 770640
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“lamb” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Main Street | Little Brington, Northampton NN7 4HS, England
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1 - 10 of 282 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

I last ate here a few years ago and remember good food. However, when we went for lunch yesterday the food was dry and obviously re-heated and overpriced for what it was. The pudding was better but nothing special. Service was fine but overall we...More

Thank Camilla H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here on new year's day and service and food very good. We had dogs with us who were very welcome in the bar.

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting the area and although we had been given several recommendations for dining we went with our own choice of The Saracens Head. This was based on the location and good reviews. On the whole it was a good experience. We received a...More

Thank Twitcher56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend and I went for lunch a few days before Christmas. We thoroughly enjoyed a three course lunch served by charming staff. The food was very good....well presented and delicious.

Thank Thea99
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Late Sunday Lunch. First time visiting the venue for all of us. I thought the place had real character and the food was fine, Sunday roasts for all of us, 3 beef and 1 chicken, we were all satisfied. Service was good. I would enjoy...More

Thank PEBMJB
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Called in hoping to get a table for Sunday lunch and we were lucky enough to get one which was reserved but the people hadn’t turned up... we eat Sunday lunch out regularly and have tried many local pubs and this was the best yet....More

Thank Helsbels260274
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Did a circular walk from here around the fields to Nobottle and Great Brington and back to here for lunch I thought the risotto was very good indeed and I would say it was above average for a pub at lunchtime. At £11.00 it was...More

Thank Sybil_Fawlty
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Went for lunch, nice place but the quality of the food didn't complement the price which was unfortunate. the food looked good but lacked flavour. Good hospitality.

Thank johnny p
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Visited on a saturday night with a large group of friends who we regularly dine out with. Usual busy pub/restaurant as they had 2 large bookings in that evening (one being us). good range of real ales on at the bar. most people had 3...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

A lovely picturesque pub full of charm and character. Menu is fairly priced and food quality was excellent. As a coeliac it is a rare treat to find a eating establishment so ready to cater to my needs. The menu makes it clear which options...More

Thank Stuartmwilson
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Balex27
28 September 2016|
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Response from Duncan E | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we have wifi, although we do not have superfast broadband it is acceptable for streaming. Some of the tables in the bar are quiet enough for discreet business meetings (2 - 4 people) or for larger groups we do have... More
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Balex27
28 September 2016|
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Response from HannahsTA | Reviewed this property |
I connected to their WiFi successfully when visiting, and it was sufficient for my needs, though these were personal not business. I would say this place is suitable for an informal business meeting.
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Terry O
4 August 2015|
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Response from Duncan E | Property representative |
Hi Terry, Yes, dogs are very welcome in both the bar and garden. Regards Duncan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Little Brington, Northampton NN7 4HS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1604 770640
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Description
Situated in the heart of the Northamptonshire countryside 2 miles from Althorp House, the ancestral home of Diana, Princess of Wales. A traditional village inn with character and charm. We are a privately owned and run free house with a selection of well kept real ales and lagers plus an extensive wine list. Runners-up in the Northamptonshire Food & Drink Awards 2009. A great place to spend a lunchtime or evening.
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