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The Fox Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
The Green, Finchingfield CM7 4JX, England
+44 1371 810151
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (21 reviews)
“roast pork” (4 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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The Green, Finchingfield CM7 4JX, England
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1 - 10 of 366 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant on a Wednesday lunchtime in early October. It was very busy most tables were taken but the staff were very efficient and friendly. There was sandwich/ jacket potato menu plus you could have from the dinner menu - good choice some...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 1 week ago

All 6 of us enjoyed our delicious meals. The food was lovely and the staff were very attentive and pleasant. A lovely evening Ina beautiful village.

Thank Rosemary B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Finchingfield is rather nice for a gentle stroll- there's a windmill, a church, a pond and a couple of tearooms and pubs. We enjoyed our sandwiches here, served with fries (as an extra, mind) and the setting was smart, unlike so many country pubs these...More

Thank Delius17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One can only praise the quality of the food, atmosphere, and friendliness of the staff at the Fox. We went as a family, I travelled from Kent, I had the fish and chips, my wife had the meat pie, both were equally superb. I am...More

1  Thank Les H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My self and my partner came here for a lovely meal every thing top class We had haggis to start and for mains we had We had duck and chicken chasseur It was all perfect We finished with a cheese board Staff were very attentive...More

Thank Clockhouse-co6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't fault The Fox Inn. The location of Finchingfield is simply stunning, a "chocolate box" picture of beauty. We popped into The Fox Inn on the off chance we could get a table but we weren't really expecting to on a busy Saturday evening....More

Thank TP31
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly staff, great food and a good selection of ales on. We were seated quickly and the staff were very attentive all night. Would definitely recommend this pub to anyone

Thank Ollie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on way home with my husband and son, as we needed dinner (as not long landed back from holiday). Popped in on the off chance the pub had availability to seat us. They did. The staff were really welcoming. The food was homely...More

1  Thank edmundswolve
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff were attentive not pushy. Menu provided a good range if food. Meals were freshly prepared, well presented and with good sized portions. The whole feel of the restaurant was cozy and friendly. Another place to visit again!

1  Thank Tim M
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Visited The fox Inn today, lovely setting, good food but very poor service. Our table was booked for 1pm, we finally got our lunch at 2.30pm with no explanation of the delay. We asked for the dessert menu which was given to us but the...More

Thank KFC4
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Glennwallace
29 August 2017|
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Response from missbrowneyesxx | Reviewed this property |
I think you need to direct this question to the Fox Inn, not a general question.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Green, Finchingfield CM7 4JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Finchingfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1371 810151
  • E-mail
Description
The Fox Inn is an 18th Century pub, set in the peaceful village of Matching Tye. The Gibson family took over the pub in 2002, having been in the industry for over 40 years, the pub has gone from strength to strength since then, with the extension of the restaurant and the recent addition of 12 luxury en-suite bedrooms.The pub has a character beamed restaurant with a relaxed friendly atmosphere, and with its 40 seat function room, it is an ideal venue for parties, weddings and conferences. The pub is open 7 days a week, serving good wholesome food from an extensive menu, with roast dinners being served on a Sunday lunch. There is a large family garden with which to enjoy the quiet country summers and ample car parking space.Being a free-house, the pub is able to buy from a variety of breweries, each with an extensive range of beers, wines and other beverages to choose from, making it possible to keep up with not only popular brands, but to experiment with some of the more exotic, little known, products.
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