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Ascough's Bistro

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24-26 St. Marys Road, Market Harborough LE16 7DU, England
+44 1858 466966
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had been to the old Ascoughs but never tried the new one and to be honest we have missed on something special. I had the partridge starter which didn't look much but tasted amazing. My wife the soup which she enjoyed. I then had the 8 hour hogget with haggis which was fantastic. My wife had the trout which... More 

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Thank gidemarc
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Perfect from the service to the food everything was fantastic! Great place !!! Menu changes every month too! Good for any occasion

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Thank Naessens D
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Another super lunch with 3 friends, we go whenever it is someone's birthday and any other excuse for a nice meal. You cannot fault anything the food is excellent and the staff are always friendly. The price is very reasonable whether go for lunch or dinner. Thank you Chris and all your staff. 😘

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Thank Shirley B
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've eaten here twice in recent weeks, once at lunchtime and once for dinner. The food has been very good. The menus are interesting and seasonal and the service is efficient and courteous. There is a calm sophistication brought about by the decor, lighting and background music.

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Thank Andrew D
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

30 quid for 2 good courses, maybe a little bit under seasoned for my liking but just superb value for money

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Thank Zebedee147
Leicester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a delicious lunch time meal. I have absolutely no complains whatsoever. Everything was perfect. Entirely faultless. First class

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1 Thank jimbobsqrpntz
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a Friday night as a couple. There is a large car park 30 yards away (free after 6). Plenty of staff and very friendly and helpful. There is a comfy area to have a drink first, but, we went straight to table. Food was delicious, beef for me and sea trout for my wife after anti pasti and... More 

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3 Thank Graham L
Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked for the early sitting and when booking was told to arrive promptly and would have to vacate table by 8.30.This wasn't a problem but, we arrived around 6.10 thinking we might have a drink before dinner.We were greeted by a rather cold reception and told we are still setting up go and sit over there.We eventually got a menu... More 

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Thank Nanna2916
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First visit for me but my friend comes quite regularly. Food was fantastic and service was attentive but not intrusive. We ate from the lunch menu which was good value for what you get. Will definitely be visiting one evening with my husbund. If your in Market Harborough this place is a must.

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Thank tastygran
Leicester, United Kingdom
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123 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice place to visit, good service, nice food, but the whole evening is spoilt by time pressures. If you must have two sittings - allocate more time for the first sitting and close later - alternatively, allow your customers to relax, enjoy the experience more and spend more money!! This place will be grateful for business in... More 

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chris a, Owner at Ascough's Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review my restaurant and also for your kind words regarding food and service, I will make sure I pass your comments onto the team as they always like to hear about peoples feedback. I am sorry you felt rushed to vacate the table but I would just like to point out that all... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Cuisine
European, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24-26 St. Marys Road, Market Harborough LE16 7DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Market Harborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1858 466966
Description
Situated in the picturesque town of Market Harborough, Ascough’s offers a stylish and relaxed dining experience. Ascough’s prides itself on serving delicious contemporary dishes and producing everything on the premises from bread and biscuits to ice creams and sorbets. The reasonably set lunch and evening menus offer an excellent array of meat, fish and vegetarian options that will stretch your imagination but not the purse strings. So whether you’re planning an intimate meal for two, a friendly get together, special occasion or even a wedding breakfast, Ascough’s is the perfect venue and always look forward to welcoming you and members of your company.

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