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Ascough's Bistro

24-26 St. Marys Road, Market Harborough LE16 7DU, England
+44 1858 466966
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (13 reviews)
“scallops” (40 reviews)
“pork” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
24-26 St. Marys Road, Market Harborough LE16 7DU, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Mid week treat, staff were very friendly and knowledgeable of each dish and paired wines Surroundings were pleasant Food was lovely but the duck dish was far too large for an 8 course dinner Would definitely recommend and will be returning when we next visit...More

Thank sbrowne67
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just visited on Tuesday evening having booked day before. Service outstanding and friendly. We had heard portions were small, and we eat a lot so were expecting the worst. Well we couldn't manage 3 courses each! Had scallops to start they were amazing the best...More

Thank Sue K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Why this establishment hasn't got a Michlin star is a wonder. Both the food and the staff are amazing. Cannot rate the restaurant highly enough and would recommend to even the fussiest eater.

2  Thank LeicesterBanker
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Scallops, sea bass & pork tenderloin all superb, cooked to perfection & beautifully presented. Excellent service in comfortable surroundings. Highly recommended.

2  Thank Roger C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have been lucky enough to visit Ascough's on several occasions and this restaurant never fails to disappoint. This restaurant is the best for miles and the 6-8 week waiting list for a Saturday night says it all. The food, service and restaurant are second...More

1  Thank luke d
Reviewed 1 week ago

thought this may be a bit posh for me but what great service and food this resturant provided felt comfortable, food choice was fabulous we were not rushed in or out we were able to talk in between dishes ( makes a change from some...More

1  Thank Elayne H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The welcome, the friendly staff, the ambience, the attention to detail, the glorious food, the drink, the attention, the surroundings, all summed-up in one word . . . . . Unequaled!

2  Thank MallinTilton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What's not to love. 3 courses for £17. Excellent quality food beautifully and imaginatively cooked and presented. Second visit, will definitely not be the last

2  Thank ILLT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for lunch with friends to celebrate a birthday and were not disappointed. Fantastic meal, very reasonably priced with charming service. I would not hesitate to recommend this restaurant

2  Thank Bee727
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here several times and I am finally getting around to writing a review. The food is delicious. The staff are friendly and professional. I’ve gone here with my young children and as a date night with my husband. Each experience has always been...More

2  Thank Dominique M
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24 February 2018|
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Response from elmakes | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I can't recall seeing children when we had lunch there, but it is quite a specialised menu and I don't remember seeing a separate childrens one, I would call and ask, they are very friendly, we had to ask questions about... More
Alec T
1 February 2018|
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Response from kevinhJ2539IF | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Sue
Joel A
5 January 2017|
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Response from RolandPJ | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24-26 St. Marys Road, Market Harborough LE16 7DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Market Harborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1858 466966
  • E-mail
Situated in the picturesque town of Market Harborough, Ascough’s offers a stylish and relaxed dining experience. Ascough’s prides itself on serving delicious contemporary dishes and producing everything on the premises from bread and biscuits to ice creams and sorbets. The reasonably set lunch and evening menus offer an excellent array of meat, fish and vegetarian options that will stretch your imagination but not the purse strings. So whether you’re planning an intimate meal for two, a friendly get together, special occasion or even a wedding breakfast, Ascough’s is the perfect venue and always look forward to welcoming you and members of your company.
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