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Fox and Hounds Inn

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Carthorpe, Bedale DL8 2LG, England
+44 1845 567433
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12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 00:00
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Darlington, United Kingdom
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247 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were out walking with friends and decided to have lunch here. When we arrived we were greeted very warmly by the landlord who was very friendly and courteous. He explained the specials he had on the menu with passion and exuberance. My wife had prawns with crab and avocado with salad. I had mini fish and chips. The fish... More 

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Thank David N
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

About an hours drive from home, we love to come to the Fox and Hounds for a special occasion - maybe a couple of visits a year. It is a family run pub/restaurant and the food is of a high quality and the service is very friendly. The waiting staff, including the owner, are very helpful in explaing the menu... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in here looking for some take away fish and chips not expecting much and was immediately impressed by the welcome from the staff. They made you feel so welcome that we decided to stay and have a drink and even queried the prices as they seemed too cheap. Will definitely go back next time we are passing would even... More 

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Thank Blair M
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I live locally to the Fox and Hounds so you could say I was biased towards it. I have to say that I probably am, but the fact is that is because it is run to the highest standards by Helen and Vince. Nothing seems to be beyond them or too much trouble. Yesterday we had yet another excellent meal... More 

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Thank Whatanothername
Leeds, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We went for a spur of the moment Sunday lunch with young kids after a visit to nearby Thorpe Perrow. Small Sunday lunch menu with 1/2 portions for kids - we had a mixture of beef and pork. The food came really quickly, was piping hot and absolutely delicious - interesting veg and lovely gravy. The landlord was exceptional and... More 

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Brighouse, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Lovely pub with a great host Vincent serving on the bar at lunch time and making sure all his customers were happy. Food was wonderful and hot and nothing too much trouble for him or his staff. Would highly recommend this place. Nice touch also in the toilets with sprays to freshen up and individual hand towels.

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Thank sallyd512017
Grimsby, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This was not our first visit but our first Sunday Lunch and we were not disappointed in fact the best Sunday Lunch outside of my mother's kitchen What makes this Inn so special is not just the amazing food but the owner and staff - you will struggle to beat this combination anywhere Thank you for making Mother's Day so... More 

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Thank Joan G
Birkenhead
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the village for a couple of days and called in to the Fox and hounds for a lunchtime drink. We were met by the landlord, Vince, who was so welcoming we decided to book a table there for dinner. The meal we had was exceptional. We both had crab to start it was so fresh and tasty.... More 

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Thank mikebirkenhead
Market Rasen
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We called for an evening meal here last week. Very nice country pub with separate restaurant. We were attracted to the steak and kidney pie that was as good as it gets and great value. Will visit again.

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Thank GW1952MarketRasen
Scotland
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148 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 367 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Best to reserve a table because this place appears always to be busy. And rightly so. All courses were excellent with huge portions. Outstanding was the Lamb Shank. Leave space for the puddings if you can...well worth it. Professional presentation and friendly staff. One constructive suggestion...they need to upgrade the chairs which are so uncomfortable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carthorpe, Bedale DL8 2LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Bedale
  • Phone Number: +44 1845 567433

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?