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The Fox & Hounds at Ardley

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Ardley $$ - $$$ , British,
Main Road | Bicester, Ardley OX27 7PE, England
+44 1869 346883
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road | Bicester, Ardley OX27 7PE, England
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We arrived about 15 mins before the place stopped serving food, yet the lady behind the bar was more than happy to serve us, even though we were the only people in the place! The food was very good quality and the service was very...More

Thank Annie M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I book late only 3 days before for a table for 4 at 3pm, nice greating from staff, good service shown to our table and presented with menu's, went for 2 roast beefs and 2 roast lambs. bad news from the kitchen only one lamb...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I ended up here after coming off the M40 in search of dinner on a long journey home from Crawley. It is very conveniently located, easier to get to/from than Cherwell Valley services on the other side of the motorway. It's a cosy place with...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 7 May 2017

On the way back from Banbury today (Sunday around 3 pm) we decided to take the first Juncyion off the M40 head for the first pub for a meal, the fox is a welcoming pub nice staff some furnishings may look a little tired but...More

Thank Dennis S
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We eat here regularly and I can honestly say we've never had a bad meal. Today was no different, and given how busy the place was, others think so too. There was a christening party, a full restaurant and bar area. The food was delicious....More

Thank Nerissa12
Reviewed 4 May 2017

My husband and I visited this pub for lunch, the lady who served us was very pleasant and helpful,we both had a lighter meal, so pleased we did there was plenty for us, going by the amount on the plate I think the normal size...More

Thank mo_jones41_12
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We had a couple of meals here one peppered steak which was very average. We also had Chicken Portabela and u may well think it sounds lovely. Unfortunately it was anything but that. The chicken was bland and the sauce was obviously out of a...More

Thank Lisjw
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Just lucky to find this lovely pub, decided to not take the m40 south for the one junction and take the smaller B road to hopefully find a nice place for lunch ( can't stand service stations) and it worked. The chalk board sign by...More

Thank KRH77
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We called in for an early evening meal. The food was ok, but not great, good value for money, the pub just feels unloved and in need of a refurbishment. With so many pub/restaurants in the area under new ownership, this felt a little bit...More

1  Thank TCS50
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We were travelling from Preston to Berkshire and had made a reservation to stop off at The Fox & Hounds at Ardley as a convenient place to break our journey and have a nice meal - which indeed it was. Lovely atmospheric olde-worlde country pub...More

Thank Supersabw
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi. Have you got a telephone number so that we could book a table for Sunday evening. Many thanks Eileen macdonald
7 March 2015|
Response from oliver s | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Yes of course, the number is: 01869346883.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Bicester, Ardley OX27 7PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Ardley
  • Phone Number: +44 1869 346883
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