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The Running Fox

Felton, Morpeth 2 Riverside | Northumberland, Felton NE65 9EA, England
+44 1670 787090
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“quiche” (192 reviews)
“pies” (118 reviews)
“bread” (164 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Felton, Morpeth 2 Riverside | Northumberland, Felton NE65 9EA, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Tried to book a table for my mum's birthday and was initally told there was space and then suddenly no space was available with no explanation and very rude customer service. Afternoon teas are lovely but the service could.do with some improvement!

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were told about booking this place for afternoon tea when we were visiting Newcastle last weekend to catch up with friends. What a lovely place and the best afternoon tea we have had. Choice of sandwich and a choice of a slice of various...More

Thank janetmU6439MX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This small cafe serves delicious cakes, breads and lunches and is nicely positioned overlooking the bridge. We had the afternoon tea with savoury pie and it was all delicious and served in very generous portions. It replenished us nicely after a 6 mile walk beforehand...More

Thank OJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went this afternoon for a sparkling afternoon tea, what a cracking little place. Full and bustling with happy, lively atmosphere but prompt, friendly service. The afternoon tea is just brilliant, a modern version of the classic. Forget the little fancies and crustless cucumber sandwiches...More

Thank HtDMtD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited here on many occasions since it opened. On this trip we were placed on a table squeezed into a gap, feeling more trapped by a big party on next table only inches from us.We asked for a window table but were informed...More

Thank DylanB_9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today for afternoon tea as a large booking for my Aunties 70th birthday. We all had afternoon tea with each of us trying different sandwiches, pies, quiche & cakes. Everything was excellent. Polite friendly staff, delicious food, great value and pleasant and stylish surroundings....More

Thank GingaPeteS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Fox today, had a table booked in advance as told always busy. Used a birthday voucher. Had salmon and cream cheese sandwich, my husband had sausage. Both very nice. Corned beef pie, and piece of quiche, all eaten with two coffees. Scones and cakes...More

Thank Lynne B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Daughter in law took me for Afternoon tea and how lovely it was. The Tuna Mayo on Brown was very fresh and tasty, I then had the Panhaggerty Pie. Cream Fruit Scone and a piece of Rhubarb and Ginger Cake [half the scone and...More

Thank Phyllis S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here for a very late lunch of quiche and salad. We were most impressed by the mouthwatering plates of sandwiches and cakes being served and on display. As we were both full and unable to partake of a sweet treat, we just had...More

Thank scottishfisherlass
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After our last visit here for afternoon tea, (I won’t go in to it again), we said we would never go back again. We were persuaded to go for breakfast by our daughter who had recently had breakfast and thought it was great. We were...More

Thank DougPG
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Christine M
5 November 2017|
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Response from James R | Reviewed this property |
£27 pounds for two well worth it. Check in case it has gone up but I don’t think it has. Enjoy
10 May 2017|
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Response from gail_morrison | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hello We accept all cards at The Fox
5 May 2017|
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Response from holidaysonline | Reviewed this property |
They do have a very small outside area which you may be able to take dogs into but definitely not inside
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Felton, Morpeth 2 Riverside | Northumberland, Felton NE65 9EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Felton
  • Phone Number: +44 1670 787090
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A small, friendly Coffee Shop and Artisan Bakery with a philosophy to serve simple yet good quality food, offering a range of sandwiches, platters and soups all served with fresh hand made breads. A full range of fresh pies and quiches made daily are also available to eat in or take away. Also serving lovely Afternoon Teas. Reservations recommended.
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