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Fox and Hounds

) #70 of 77 Restaurants in Wimborne $$ - $$$ , British,
Fox Lane, Wimborne BH21 2EQ, England
+44 1202 872881
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good18%
  • Average14%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible23%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (8 reviews)
“sunday roast” (10 reviews)
“play area” (18 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Fox Lane, Wimborne BH21 2EQ, England
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1 - 10 of 714 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We were pleasantly surprised at the friendly welcome, service and high quality of food after almost being put off going by some negative reviews we read beforehand. It made me think that a lot of people who have a good meal here don't bother leaving...More

Thank Jean M
Reviewed 2 days ago

What a surprise! Lovely country style pub with garden and thatch so near to both Bournemouth and Wimborne. A real getaway feeling. The extensive menu covered all our tastes including gluten free and vegan. And what a bargain! The bass fillets with roast new potatoes...More

Thank jacqueline p
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A party of 9 including 2 vegans. Impressed that they had vegan choices on menu...not just salad! We had 4 steaks, fish pie, burgers, vegan roasted veg with quinoa and dressing. All excellent. Steaks all cooked exactly as requested. Gorgeous crispy chips. We all had...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Pros: generally good food, very friendly service. Cons: made mistakes with a number of meals, missing parts of the dishes (e.g. Sauces, sides, etc), slow service. We were a large party, so I would recommend on the whole.

Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Exceptional !This was by far the best experience of the summer !! Welcomed like members of the family , varied menu , something for everyone. Locally sourced produce , that was cooked to perfection and tasted just divine. Ordering our meal was painless, and the...More

Thank paulmartinneeves1954
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service way too slow, food over priced and lacking any real size, go elsewhere on a Sunday. Took 20 minutes to be served another 45 for food to appear. Sunday Roast was the smallest I have every seen for the money. Serious was a joke...More

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Thank I8714SXrichardb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just popped in for a drink and a dessert. It was towards the end of the evening and so wasn't mad busy but there were still a few people eating. I ordered the Eton Mess, a favourite of mine, but I was really disappointed....More

Thank jude002
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good value. Generous portions. Plenty of choice for Sunday roast or from specials menu. We went out for impromptu late lunch and we're pleased to find kitchen still serving. There was a bit of a wait for food as it was busy - but as...More

Thank eddiejonesy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good visit, will go again. Great food with friendly and helpful staff. Only problem it's too far away!

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Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best meal we have ever had at the fox and hounds!!! In the past we have had many problems with the pub, poor food, badly organised and very long waits for the food, but not tonight!!! The steak dinners were excellent and the burgers...More

Thank chubbyu
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Questions & Answers
Karen D
7 February 2015|
Response from Maxwell B |
Hi Karen, Yes food is served all day between 12 and 10 Monday to Saturday and 12 and 9 on Sunday.
Karen D
7 February 2015|
Response from Paul C | Property representative |
Yes it is from 11am each day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fox Lane, Wimborne BH21 2EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wimborne
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 872881
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