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The Fox & Hounds

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Main Street | North Yorkshire, West Witton, Leyburn DL8 4LP, England
+44 1969 623650
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pub grub” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Main Street | North Yorkshire, West Witton, Leyburn DL8 4LP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good pub food, typical english pub - good beers darts players and good pub grub at decent prices. Busy for a Monday night.

Thank jm4mahoney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good wholesome pub food with friendly service. Made to feel welcome by the locals. One hint, avoid the table under the dart board!!

Thank Lancastrian018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped off for a bit of lunch (sunday),very warm atmosphere,charming barman/landlord,could have sat in here all afternoon!

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Called in twice, whilst staying in the village. Ate on one night. plenty of choice of standard pub grub, reasonably priced very hot and filling. Has real ales (but not my thing so cant comment) has wifi and a good juke box - will call...More

Thank Gwyn2009
Reviewed 27 December 2017

The Fox is a friendly place with a very pleasant landlord and landlady the locals are friendly and it was certainly busy, dog friendly too. Good pub grub and well worth a visit if you are in the village. After the crib service a good...More

Thank SusieWakefield
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Regularly carry half a dozen hand-pulled beers -plus an impressive selection of different gins, vodkas, rums and single malts - a real drinkers' paradise. Good, honest bar-food, and a fine Yorkshire welcome from the landlord and landlady, and locals alike. A place where all walks...More

Thank Jabatan
Reviewed 1 October 2017

we stopped for a drink and sat outside with our dogs very nice the seating was good .My husband tried a local drink and said it was good

Thank modiddes
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We had a bar meal here while staying at The Old Vicarage just a few steps along the road. This is a really nice local pub and they do not pretend to be anything other than that. They serve good "pub grub" in a really...More

2  Thank ScottishTourist46
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Nice quaint little pub. Nice staff. Reasonable priced drinks. Would happily go again. Called in for drinks prior to going to the Heifer restaurant across the road.

Thank mhuntington
Reviewed 25 August 2017

My wife and I have been here three times. I think we deserve credit for persistence! The first time, we waited over 45 minutes for some extremely average food in a dingy little 'restaurant' (a room at the back of the pub). The landlady was...More

1  Thank Chris L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 14
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | North Yorkshire, West Witton, Leyburn DL8 4LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Leyburn  >  West Witton
  • Phone Number: +44 1969 623650
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The Fox and Hounds is a family run CAMRA award winning public house in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. The Fox and Hounds offers a range of cask real ales including 2 locally brewed guest beers. It also has a home cooked food menu using local ingredients. Delicious traditional pub food is served daily from midday to 2pm, then from 6pm to 9pm. Bookings not necessary but recommended for larger parties.
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