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The Restaurant and Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹British, European,
Kettering Parkway, Kettering NN15 6XT, England
+44 1536 416666
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (2 reviews)
“chef's table” (2 reviews)
“sunday lunch” (5 reviews)
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British, European, Contemporary
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Kettering Parkway, Kettering NN15 6XT, England
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1 - 10 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From making the payment months ago to the actual day and meal, not a great experience. Customer service is of a very poor standard at this hotel. My partner received an email confirming the payment only to be be told a month or 2 later...More

Thank Shaun W
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We've used this restaurant for Sunday lunch several times in the past and have always been very impressed with both the food and the service. However it has changed hands and when we visited on Sunday 13 August we found the service to be as...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I would firstly like to make it clear that I have not yet visited The Park Hotel - my review is based on email interaction with the manager regarding a voucher. I was gifted a voucher from a friend for a 3 course meal and...More

3  Thank Lucylew
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Our first meal at this restaurant was many years ago with friends soon after the property was opened. The restaurant had high aspirations and we were made to feel very welcome. On our latest visit we discovered that standards had seriously slipped meanwhile. The first...More

Thank Haynest
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Been for several weddings in function rooms in the past and had a lunchtime drink there, very nice bar area, reasonably busy midweek and staff pleasant....but unfortunately the drinks are expensive. Large car park but if there are functions on such as rooms let out...More

Thank Thecatsmum4
KetteringManager, General Manager at The Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you for the review and for visiting the bar too. Our drinks are priced competitively and we only stock top quality brands but we believe our guests deserve the best. Hope to welcome you back soon. Andrew Hollett

Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We visited with family last Sunday for lunch. The staff were very friendly and the food service was good but there seemed to be a problem when ordering drinks. We had to chase up each time we had ordered after waiting for at least 10...More

Thank Meghan8686
KetteringManager, General Manager at The Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you Meghan for the review and the service issue you raised has been addressed with the managers concerned. See you again soon hopefully, Andrew Hollett

Reviewed 8 January 2017

I was hoping for a home made slice of fruit cake, but it was a supermarket cheap one and not great....shame in a hotel of this standard.

Thank Millicent64
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We booked a table for six of us and we were looking forward to it as our friends two couples had never been before. The menu was extensive and fabulous choices. We all chose our starters and mains.....the food came nicely served and looking delicious....More

Thank BJW259
KetteringManager, General Manager at The Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Thank you for your review BJW259, I am really pleased you enjoyed our new autumn menu plus the whole experience worked well for your get together. Hope to see you again soon ! Andrew Hollett General manager

Reviewed 23 August 2016

The restaurant food was very imaginative and enjoyable and the seating area was spacious and well appointed. The restaurant food was somewhat expensive compared to its quality and the bread selection was all white. An interesting feature was the chef's table of local foods as...More

Thank Sue A
KetteringManager, General Manager at The Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Dear Sue A, Thank you for your comments and for staying with us. The bread choices have been reviewed by the chef and we will introduce a different range shortly. I can also report that our Sunday lunch opening times have been extended as of...More

Reviewed 5 July 2016

Catering for larger families is what this restaurant does well, however the food is a little hit and miss. We all decided to go for the taster buffet starter which I would imagine if we had been first to get to would have been fab,...More

1  Thank Cath H
KetteringManager, General Manager at The Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2016

Dear Cath H, Thank you for your review and I am sorry you were not fully happy. I hope that your following visit was much more enjoyable so please let me know. Andrew Hollett General manager

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 83
British, European, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:45 AM - 9:30 PM
6:45 AM - 9:30 PM
6:45 AM - 9:30 PM
6:45 AM - 9:30 PM
6:45 AM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kettering Parkway, Kettering NN15 6XT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Kettering
  • Phone Number: +44 1536 416666
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Summer drinks on the terrace or intimate dining by a crackling cosy fire. Whatever the season, taste the very best of the Midlands at The Restaurant and Bar. Our doors are open all day until late. With fabulous daily menus that showcase the region's excellent produce, we're proud to support local suppliers wherever possible. Our enviable reputation is built on great quality - always served with a professional cheery smile.
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