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The Fox at Farthinghoe

€€ - €€€, British,
Baker Street | Banbury, Farthinghoe NN13 5PH, England
+44 1295 713965
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Baker Street | Banbury, Farthinghoe NN13 5PH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we booked for 7 of us today. 3 of us had a prawn cocktail starters,it was served with a huge doorstep of granary bread. it was very dry and the butter pat far too cold to spread. grandson found a long black hair in his...More

Thank Suzanne S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in for lunch on a wet Monday and the atmosphere was very welcoming - choice of rooms and all warm and comfortable. The starters were good - we had two sharing plates which we enjoyed. There were not many choices for mains and I...More

Thank JaneMay
neil B, Owner at The Fox at Farthinghoe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi JaneMay, thank you for your review. I'm sorry you found our main course selection limited, considering we have up to 10 main course options plus sandwiches, we think we cover everyone's options. Do let us know the next time you pop in.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have not been to the fox for quite a while as it seemed to have declined. We went for lunch with a friend, and were pleasantly surprised. The menu was limited but we had shared starters which were good if a bit large and...More

Thank mike y
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We are fairly local and no idea why we have never been before, more fool us! Saturday lunchtime with 3 kid's in tow, great time had by all. Greeted by friendly staff, couple of drinks in the cosy bar area whilst entertaining the kid's with...More

Thank JemimaPuddleducky
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We have been here twice to eat an evening meal and meet up with our family. On both occasions we enjoyed the varied food (all reasonably priced)and friendly ambiance. The menu is quite wide ranging and there is always something for everyone. This time we...More

Thank car0line24
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We have been to this pub many times and never had any problems until last week. Asked if they would cook ham, egg and chips as an evening meal for me as it's on their lunch menu. NO! It's not as if I was asking...More

Thank kirstie17
neil B, Owner at The Fox at Farthinghoe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Thank you for your comments. We have 2 seperate menus and prepare each day or evening accordingly, and whilst we try to adapt meals for customers, asking for something not on the menu can be quite a difficult thing to satisfy, assuming we have the...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017

Great welcome today (6 Dec 2017). Very pleasant staff and prompt service despite their being busy. The food and ambiance were excellent.

Thank tonywoodtw
neil B, Owner at The Fox at Farthinghoe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Thank your for your comments, I'm glad you saw our sign and popped in

Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely week night meal, friendly staff, good food, plenty of choice on the menu and cooked to perfection. Gill H Middleton Cheney

Thank hir0ns
neil B, Owner at The Fox at Farthinghoe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you for your generous comments

Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I had a meal here last night. The Fox is a gorgeous pub and staff friendly, helpful and engaging, they make you feel very welcome. Last nights meal was excellent so I will definitely be revisiting and will be recommending to friends.

Thank Marissajim
neil B, Owner at The Fox at Farthinghoe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you for your very generous comments

Reviewed 22 November 2017

Stopped by for lunch. Nice easy welcome, plenty of parking and food pretty good. Big bar / restaurant area and quite a wide menu. Opted to share a starter of humous and sliced veg ( mainly peppers with some celery and flabby pitta bread.and both...More

Thank F1523XKdavidc
neil B, Owner at The Fox at Farthinghoe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you for your review, I'm really pleased you enjoyed your visit, though I'm sorry you found there wasn't enough chicken. Next time you pop in do identify yourself to us, and we'll get it absolutely right for you

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17 July 2016|
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Response from Irene R | Reviewed this property |
Noon to both opening and seeing food.The garden is pleasant, lovely in this weather.I have seen children there and they seem happy enough.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Baker Street | Banbury, Farthinghoe NN13 5PH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Farthinghoe
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 713965
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