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Main Street | Little Brington, Northampton NN7 4HS, England
+44 1604 770640
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Ranked #38 of 404 Restaurants in Northampton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $12 - $30
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: European, British, Pub
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Situated in the heart of the Northamptonshire countryside 2 miles from Althorp House, the ancestral home of Diana, Princess of Wales. A traditional village inn with character and charm. We are a privately owned and run free house with a selection of well kept real ales and lagers plus an extensive wine list. Runners-up in the Northamptonshire Food & Drink Awards 2009. A great place to spend a lunchtime or evening.
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English first
Northampton, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

It's a really attractive pub (full of dogs!) that we'd heard was good, perfectly placed for a group of nine of us to 'meet in the middle'. Very impressed with the quality of the food and the cheery service. Will certainly go back.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Two of us had a poor lunch, the quality of the food was really not up to scratch, after reading so many good reviews!! It was a cold winters day and the place has a frosty feel about it and to be quite honest it is shabby and could do with a makeover or to start with a quick lick... More 

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Burbage, UK
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42 reviews 42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Travelling back to Leicestershire from Heathrow, we telephoned late Sunday morning to see if four of us could be received for lunch. No problem - which is probably the motto of the Saracens Head. Warm welcome, as our previous visit, especially from the labrador which escorted us from the car park and a great Sunday lunch. Huge portions, lovely veggies,... More 

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Bristol
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We travelled as a family to meet near to my mother's house. I booked via Hannah to get a time to suit the family. Whilst we had looked at the website and trip advisor I have to say the reality is even better. There was a good crowd of people eating; staff were polite and attentive; lovely decorations; fantastic service... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Visited today for lunch. Lovely place. Friendly and helpful staff. Very good homemade food. Good beers well kept. Recommended

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Nottingham
Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Delicious Sunday roast with pink beef and all the trimmings followed by some quality fruit puddings. A quiet village, just right for a short stroll after before travelling on. Well worth hunting out. Tempted to stay next time.

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Bride, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

A cosy pub which welcomed our Labrador, and although the restaurant was booked, we had a lovely meal in the pub.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We visited the Saracens Head today after one of our party had read a review in a National newspaper. Having read the last few tripadvisor reviews we were slightly concerned but went ahead with our booking anyway. We arrived and were greeted by the most wonderful, quaint pub with very friendly and organized staff. Our food arrived shortly after we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Had Sunday lunch here for the first time, the building is beautiful and the dog is extremely well behaved. The lunch was nice but by no means amazing, shame as I had high expectations due to the previous reviews.. Waiting staff seemed a little disinterested, maybe we went on an off day?

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Toulouse
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Our lunch reservation was for 12.15 and I am home posting a review at 14.15 which doesn't bode well. Our starters of sardines and terrine were adequate if overloaded with rocket. I'm never impressed when the mains arrive immediately after the starter plates have been whisked away. My partners beef was OK but not pink and was edged with fat.My... More 

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Additional Information about The Saracens Head

Address: Main Street | Little Brington, Northampton NN7 4HS, England
Phone Number: +44 1604 770640
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Northampton
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 12 - 30
Cuisine: European, British, Pub

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