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The Red Fox Inn & Tavern

2 East Washington Street, Middleburg, VA 20117
+1 540-687-6301
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (38 reviews)
“peanut soup” (58 reviews)
“schnitzel” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 East Washington Street, Middleburg, VA 20117
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Perfect setting in an historic tavern, with cozy, small rooms and fireplaces. Food was quite overpriced for the less than average quality. Drinks were ridiculously expensive. Too many staff created confusion amongst them. "Salad" person brought wrong salad but we didn't even notice until he...More

Thank Olliejack
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff were rude and instead of addressing that they had no more tables in a nice way, they acted rudely and told us to go away.

Thank Mateo S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been here for dinner for two different events in October and would recommend the location for groups. Beautiful setting, but the conference table setting is so wide that it is difficult to converse across the table limiting conversation to next to one another....More

Thank Chicagoehc
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's nice to visit this historic Inn and Tavern. Sampling peanut soup is fun. The staff are friendly, attentive and helpful. The atmosphere is small, intimate and old/historic. Don't go for the food, though. It's nothing special, except for the peanut soup, you can find...More

Thank traveled_asia_kids
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were here several years ago and wanted to see if it was still a great restaurant. It was. The setting is hard to duplicate. A tavern built in 1754 with all its period charm. My wife had a Caesar salad and...More

Thank Dale H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was excellent as was service. Colonial Inn built n 1726. We were there to celebrate our anniversary and it could not have been better choice. Appetizers to dessert for both myself and my husband were very good. Not inexpensive but great food for a...More

Thank Janice T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff. Make a good Old Fashion. Nice wine list. Potato soup was very good. Would recommend the Ceaser Salad.

Reviewed 10 October 2017

We ate dinner on the The Red Fox Inn & Tavern's patio while on vacation and are still talking about how wonderful it was. This historic restaurant is one of the oldest in the country and has serve famous patrons from the Revolutionary war all...More

Thank klynch1847
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We dined at The Red Fox Inn with another couple and found the experience well worth the drive to beautiful Middleburg, VA. Our reservation for 4 couples was reduced to just two at the last minute - no problem. Our table for four was next...More

Thank twowanderers20169
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We drive here to have the fried chicken! They have changed their menu for the weekend. Now both Sat and Sun have a two or three course fixed-price brunch. Fortunately, the fried chicken was on the entree menu!More

Thank carol p
RedFoxManager, Guest Relations Manager at The Red Fox Inn & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear Carol P, we are honored you drive to our restaurant for our fried chicken! Our brunch menu began about two years ago, and it has a bit of our favorite lunch and breakfast options. Warm, house-baked pastries and our signature Bloody Marys make weekend...More

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Debbie H
23 October 2016|
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Response from RedFoxManager | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry! We serve brunch on both Saturdays and Sundays from 11:30AM until 2:30PM. Reservations are not required but recommended, as weekends are a very busy time for us. We do keep a limited number of... More
Jon H
21 September 2016|
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Response from RedFoxManager | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. Unfortunately we do not offer a corkage fee for our guests as we do not allow outside wine into the restaurant. We take pride in our wine lists— and feature over forty local Virginia wines as... More
12 February 2016|
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Response from RedFoxManager | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. Though we do not have a specific gluten free menu, we are more than happy to make substitutions for you when you arrive and look over our menus. Please don't hesitate to ask questions or make... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$45
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 East Washington Street, Middleburg, VA 20117
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Middleburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-687-6301
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Located in the quaint village of Middleburg and inspired by four centuries of Virginia Hunt Country tradition, the Red Fox embodies the Piedmont’s cultural heritage. Established in 1728, our four story fieldstone Inn and Tavern boasts hand-hewn ceiling beams, heart pine floors and paneling, working fireplaces, and walls adorned with sporting art. Join us in the heart of Virginia’s famed Hunt and Wine Country to enjoy a hearty meal in our tavern followed by a relaxing evening in one of our cozy guest rooms.
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