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The Falcon Inn

Fotheringhay, Fotheringhay PE8 5HZ, England
+44 1832 226254
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“roast lamb” (5 reviews)
“salmon” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Fotheringhay, Fotheringhay PE8 5HZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had heard a lot about The Falcon - all good so were keen to try it but as we were planning to take our son out for supper that night too we only wanted a light bite. We only just arrived in time but...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed yesterday

My second visit to the Falcon - all round excellent meal from start to finish, well presented and not rushed - would highly recommend the: Roast cod fillet, crispy potatoes, puy lentils and capers with salsa verde (GF) £15.50 The grumpy git bit was due...More

Thank OnBoard321
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, friendly environment and great bubbles. Will be returning when we visit family again soon.

Thank Jem W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From inception to the moment we left, the whole experience was Amazing. Staff were friendly, very polite and nothing was too much trouble considering that there were some fussy eaters in our party. The food was excellent. Our wine selection was perfect and the whole...More

Thank BrazilBob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked the cottage at the Falcon as it's one of my favourite restaurants for a special occasion, and as it was my daughters 18th Birthday we decided we wanted to celebrate her special day with family & friends at The Falcon, and I was...More

Thank Lisa_121
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very dissapointed. Poor food half of which had to be sent back and replacement no better. Poor value for money very sad example of a Sunday lunch. Will never return.

Thank towalkinvisible
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here on a Wednesday evening and had some traditional pub grub. Ham egg and chips. The ham was from a local butcher and very tasty. It was served with 2 eggs. We ate in a very pleasant conservatory area and found the service...More

Thank Bluejazzy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We tried to eat here as a family this evening - a Wednesday. This pub used to be a guaranteed good night out, but something appears to be wrong. We ordered from the rather dirty menus and began our drinks. The starters were poor. The...More

2  Thank JohnnyApethorpe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to try The Falcon Inn at Fotheringhay for lunch last Tuesday. And boy, the 40 minute drive to get there was well worth it. A warm welcome from the owner / landlady (I don't know which) who took us through to the restaurant...More

1  Thank oldbrewer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sad to say, having been here many times previously (but not for the last 2 or 3 years) we were very disappointed with this mid week lunch. We had booked, the restaurant was not busy and all of the focus seemed to be about forthcoming...More

Thank peterscarff
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fotheringhay, Fotheringhay PE8 5HZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Fotheringhay
  • Phone Number: +44 1832 226254
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The award winning Falcon Inn nestles with the heart of the village of Fotheringhay, famous as the birth place of Richard III and the place where Mary Queen of Scots ended her days after being held captive in Fotheringhay castle for 12 years. From fine ingredients, sourced locally where possible, our frequently changing menus offer something for all, from traditional wholesome bar food to delicious a la carte cuisine. Our friendly and enthusiastic team will welcome you back again and again.Enjoy our wonderful food, along with fine wines and real ales, in charming surroundings. Log fires, fresh flowers, a beautiful garden and conservatory overlooking the splendid church... a truly lovely experience.
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