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Fox & Hounds

37 Marsh Lane, Eckington S21 5RH, England
+44 1246 488850
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good13%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible22%
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“stuffing” (2 reviews)
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
37 Marsh Lane, Eckington S21 5RH, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned home from a visit to Fox & Hounds for Xmas lunch. It was first class traditional Xmas lunch. We had 3 courses and all excellent quality. Everything home made, even the ice cream served with the deserts. We also received a complimentary presecco...More

Thank nanderbys
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Visited the fox again for Sunday lunch today... best Sunday lunch this side of Sheffield... it's just like a proper home cooked dinner just like what you would get at your mams house! Everything is home cooked.. I had a beef dinner.. it came with...More

Thank CJP1991
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Brilliant old stone built pub, excellent traditional food for the price, friendly bar and waiting staff, huge selection of beers, wines and spirits with country views all around - perfect!

Thank Luke C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Used to go in regular but haven't been for a while. We called in on Saturday afternoon for a late lunch, and wish we hadn't bothered. The bar service was fine, but the meals were poor, and that's being generous. The hunters chicken arrived on...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Family outing for Dad in Laws 85 th 8 inc 2 teenagers All had different meals ,some with starters and some with puddings and food was very good and reasonably priced

Thank steve r
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Called in unexpectedly today. Always drive past but never called in, that has now changed! A nice welcome from the gent behind the bar, told us best place to sit. A lovely olde worlde feel to the pub and it was clean and tables nicely...More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Called in last night and on arrival not welcoming .orderd our meals and had to tell the confused bar lady 3 times what our drinks were then she got the wrong measures in the wines,only 3 drinks by the way ,waited 35 minuites for our...More

2  Thank Johntopham
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We used to go regularly for Sunday lunch but it went down hill. Couldn't believe the difference with the new landlord. The place was spotlessly clean and the Sunday lunch was beautiful and reasonable priced. We will definitely be back soon.

1  Thank Alison R
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Decided to pop into the Fox and Hounds for Sunday lunch on Sunday gone by with my OH. Got chatting to a lovely waitress who told us the pub was actually under new management having only re-opened 2 weeks prior. The pub its self has...More

4  Thank CJP1991
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Called in for a spot of Sunday Lunch very pleasantly surprised , very able personable staffing , nice clientele, warm and cosy, spot on Sunday Roasts , excellent hand pulled ales , chilled glasses of pinot grigio wine. Pricings to suit all pockets We will...More

Thank Alan W
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12 July 2017|
Response from CJP1991 | Reviewed this property |
They do a Sunday night quiz... starts 9ish.. we go every week
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 11
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Marsh Lane, Eckington S21 5RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Eckington
  • Phone Number: +44 1246 488850
  • E-mail
The Fox and Hounds is located on the Sheffield/Derbyshire border offering scenic views of the countryside. It is within walking distance of Eckington and Middle Handley and boasts an excellent sized beer garden including a child friendly play area. Our menu offers traditional homecooked food whilst continually changing our specials board in line with the seasons.
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