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Fox and Hounds

Starbotton BD23 5HY, England
Fox and Hounds
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Skipton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Made very welcome, even though arrived late Recommended menu looks good and breakfast was brill. Will go again Nice open fire , decent proper beer and homely surroundings - a true jewel in the back of beyond Tony & Maria from steeton

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Threshfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I think that the fox and hounds is a great place and a warm welcoming landlord who is very chatty and lovely to speak to. Everytime we go in which is every Saturday we have the most enjoyable food at a great price. The waiter which is his son is very friendly and helpful. very recommended!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

A great stay here for my hubby's birthday. . Our family joined us and we had a ball . The owners Mike n Eileen were so kind and attentive. . Food was superb and the wine as always very good. . We stayed in the rooms here and they are very comfy with all you need. . Lovely views from... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Lovely new year at this great wee pub. . Lovely company . The hosts Mike n Eileen welcoming as always . Thanks a lot n happy new year to all . Log fire very welcoming and a nice wee buffet provided free of charge by Eileen . A lovely touch ! . Great fireworks display from Mike and his son... More 

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Cambridge. UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Stayed in Starbotton for four nights, our party of six ate in the pub two of the four evenings. Mike the landlord was pleasant company, chatted and laughed all evening. The food was excellently cooked and presented by his wife. The open fire made the experience more enjoyable. Would definitely visit again when in that part of the country

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We recently stayed for a weeks Holiday in the village, and often called in or sat outside enjoying the great weather. The meals are true home cooked food served in a lovely cosy Dales pub with a nice pint or three. Excellent service and thanks for everything we will call in again soon..

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Conwy, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Another enjoyable evening at the Fox and Hounds. Even when a large party of Americans with varied exacting needs were present, our genial and expansive hosts were able to rustle up our dinners in short order. We can recommend the generous Steak and Ale pie, so make sure you are hungry enough to really enjoy it. We really appreciated the... More 

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Alne, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

This is such a shame. The setting is beautiful but the owner/staff are unwelcoming/rude and the food is dreadful. I called in for lunch with my family a few days ago and the empty bar should have been a warning. The area is rich in great produce so how can they get it so wrong? I dared to ask for... More 

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

Welcoming landlord & lady which hand in hand with fabulous home cooked food is a real find. Nothing is too much trouble even with my broken foot in plaster, the pub is suitable for anyone & the menu has a wide variety for all.

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York, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Having read the reviews we planned to stop only for a quick drink outside during our Buckden Pike walk. Turns out it was absolutely peeing down with rain (ah, a British summertime!) so we thought we'd nip inside for lunch, to shelter and warm up. "No Dogs". We asked whether it would be possible to sit in the very corner... More 

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