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The Fox and Hounds

$$ - $$$, British,
6 Somerby Road | Knossington, Oakham LE15 8LY, England
+44 1664 452129
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (7 reviews)
“pudding” (7 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6 Somerby Road | Knossington, Oakham LE15 8LY, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

You will be hard pushed to beat the food ,service and atmospher at the Fox &.Hound Knossington ......many thanks to Kate ,Darren and staff for another fab Sunday lunch today . John & Jenny

Thank jimcatLeicester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic dinner ! We got married on Friday in Gretna green and then celebrated with our family on the Sunday at the Fox and Hound There was 5 of us for dinner and everyone of us enjoyed our meal . Outstanding services and...More

Thank gsxr-fjr
Reviewed 8 October 2017

I was at the Fox and Hounds with 3 old friends. Range of beers pretty minimal . The food was OK but nothing to write home about. Safest option is the steam, which came out pretty well. Decent service.

Thank David M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food, friendly atmosphere, and a good choice of well kept beer. Good choices on the menu. The restaurant was very clean tastefully decorated.

Thank Rooster253
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful Sunday lunch for 5 and superb value.Our second visit and hope to be back soon.And so good to.meet another Kate !

Thank 23Tournay
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

As usual, great service, friendly atmosphere and above all well presented, quality, tasty food. The Lamb Rump was exceptionally tender and flavoursome !

Thank Chilto
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Dined here on a warm August Friday evening, sat outside having a pre dinner drink before sitting down with our friends for our meal. The ambience is of a local pub that now does food, quite a few tables located around a few rooms and...More

1  Thank L16gsy
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We had excelent time at the Fox and Found. the food was excellent and so was the service. We will return. Many thanks. Steven.

Thank StevieOakham1
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We stopped off for a snack before going to rutland water. Very friendly staff and reasonably priced food. We shall come again when in the area.

Thank chris504019
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Dined here with friends for Sunday lunch and what a lovely place. We are all local but had never been to, or even heard of this place before. It was a nice sunny day and how wonderful the pub looks from the outside - great...More

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Questions & Answers
22 March 2017|
Response from Leicesterlady1234 | Reviewed this property |
You would have to check with the owner I think there is a step up into the pub and a narrow hallway in. Tables are tight and I am sure the loo is up a step and not a disabled loo with handles an raised height seat. Suggest... More
Jenny R
4 October 2015|
Response from LandLady_Kate | Property representative |
Hello , thank you for your inquiry, we cater for children Sunday lunch times only, we do a inclusive 3 course and the children can have as small portions as they wish. We open in the evenings but do not cater for children... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 32
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Somerby Road | Knossington, Oakham LE15 8LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Rutland  >  Oakham
  • Phone Number: +44 1664 452129
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Welcome to the Fox and Hounds in Knossington. We aim to provide a fine dining experience within the homely atmosphere of a country pub. All our food is local produce and freshly cooked to order by our wonderfull chef Roy. We welcome reservations.Opening times :
Monday ...closed all day
Tuesday... Food served 6pm - 9pm
Wednesday.. Food served 6pm -9pm
Thursday...food served 6pm - 9pm
Friday...Food served 6pm - 9.30pm
Saturday...Food served 6.30 9.30.
Sunday lunch... 12- 2.30 pm
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