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The Fox and Hounds Whittlebury

44 High Street | Towcester, Whittlebury NN12 8XJ, England
+44 1327 858048
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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12:00 PM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
44 High Street | Towcester, Whittlebury NN12 8XJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are regular customers at this lovely pub but was shocked by rudeness of chef. We took friends with us on Friday and had a nice meal up until the dessert. We shared the 'doughnuts and coffee'. The doughnuts were not cooked and we politely...More

2  Thank Helrog52
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an excellent dinner here after returning from Towcester races. Good menu with lots of variety, excellent service and very tasty food. Great country pub with character and charm well worth a visit

1  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in for lunch after a morning track session at Silverstone. Very friendly and helpful staff. We kept food simple with menu from the bar and ate in the garden. Really nice fish and scampi and a couple for good beers I am told! Perfect...More

Thank Neil J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As soon as we entered this charming pub/restaurant. The staff were very warm and friendly. The restaurant was fully booked so we sat in the bar area. Nothing was too much trouble for this superb pub and staff. The food was delicious and well presented....More

1  Thank southseafee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

very nice very quiet. a locals pub not much more to say. fair prices. more focussed around food than beer

Thank RobertD36
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Whittlebury Hall and ate here one night instead of the hotel, good decision. Highly recommend! Good menu and tasty food, nicely done out too.

Thank kierakiera
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I met up with her sister and her husband for our regular lunch out together. We chose this pub / restaurant for a change having never visited if before. The staff were extremely welcoming and friendly. The food was excellent with ample...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 31 August 2017

I had wanted to show a German visitor a typical English pub but finding one that was open and serving food on a Monday at lunchtime proved far more difficult than I had expected. After a tour of Northamptonshire - Buckinghamshire borders we eventually landed...More

Thank AndrewHill-Astcote
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I visited the Fox and Hounds with my family to eat on a Saturday evening. The food was very nice although the choice of Deserts was a little unusual. The problem I had was it seemed as though all the staff just wanted to stand...More

Thank gazcos68
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We ate here on a Saturday evening whilst staying at nearby Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa. I had pre-booked a table, and it was a good job I did as whilst we were sat eating, a fair few people were turned away as the restaurant...More

Thank lilmisspurple86
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Nearby Attractions
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23 reviews
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Keith H
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Response from Jsilk65 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure if you ring ahead they will accommodate your requirements.
13 March 2017|
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Response from Nigel J | Reviewed this property |
Open all day at weekends. It does get busy so you can reserve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 High Street | Towcester, Whittlebury NN12 8XJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Whittlebury
  • Phone Number: +44 1327 858048
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Under New Management Since September 2013. A friendly village pub and restaurant just a stones throw from Silverstone. Offering both a Bar and restaurant menu. With real ales on tap as well as a carefully selected wine list, we aim to cater for all tastes. There is ample parking at the rear.
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