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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%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (194 reviews)
“pies” (118 reviews)
“cake” (188 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Felton, Morpeth 2 Riverside | Northumberland, Felton NE65 9EA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Somehow we always end up visiting the Running Fox on our trips upto Northumberland, this one at Felton is our favourite always always busy so best book. This time we went for their version of afternoon tea, its massive we were absolutely stuffed by the...More

Thank LouChappell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently had my Daughters Baby Shower at The Running Fox and it was amazing. We were a party of 9 and all of the Staff went the extra mile to make it a lovely occasion. Food as usual very good and choice of cakes...More

Thank AnnVNorthumberland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow wow wow absolutely gorgeous. Fabulous staff n cute coffee shop with lovely homemade bread n cakes n to die for quiche n pies. We were not disappointed and will be returning. We are big eaters but even we had to take our cakes home...More

Thank waterhouse_d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tiny little breakfast/lunchspot/bakery. Had the veg soup with cheese scone, oh my!! the cakes looked amazing (too full to try) we did pick up some sourdough and it was perfect!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a treasure this is and glad we travelled 70 miles to sample it. Our group like many others couldn't finish the afternoon tea but gladly took home our left overs. Staff were excellent and very attentive.

Thank davidhI1463WG
Reviewed 4 weeks 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!

1  Thank Laura C
Reviewed 7 November 2017 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 3 November 2017

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 31 October 2017

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 27 October 2017

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
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Christine M
5 November 2017|
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Response from Eddy M | Reviewed this property |
We went as a gift from our daughter and son in law, so I am sorry I can’t help you.
10 May 2017|
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Response from gail_morrison | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hello We accept all cards at The Fox
4 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

Rating summary
  • 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
View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 18:00
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
  • E-mail
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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