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The French Horn Pub

Church End, Steppingley MK45 5AU, England
01525-721225
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $92
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: British
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: " Traditional Old English Restaurant / Pub Serving English Food In A Modern "
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English first
Milton Keynes, UK
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

As a pub this is traditional but incredibly well presented and if you have overseas visitors, definitely a place to impress. The restaurant is beautifully set and is like dining in a stately home with the layout and decor. The staff are very pleasant, friendly and attentive. The menu is limited but you will find several unusual items on their... More

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

Visited a Saturday evening for dinner. Food was very good, especially starters. Well-stocked bar and a nice welcoming atmosphere. Excellent service.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

Lovely food with efficient friendly staff. Spacious restuarant, so you are not overhearing every word from the table next to you.

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Very poor service, only three staff to serve a full restaurant. Starters were very good as were the desserts but one main course was very good and the other very bad. The bad was the sirloin steak I ordered. Normally sirloin is the tastiest cut 20 to 25mm thick with a collar of fat half way around the steak. mine... More

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TheFrenchHornPub, Manager at The French Horn Pub, responded to this review

Dear David B, We are sorry to hear that your experience at the French Horn was not to your satisfaction we take our reviews very seriously good and bad and hope this reply is helpful to you. We feel the number of staff that are working(three) is sufficient to provide the correct level service without taking away from the fact... More

Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Found the French Horn by sheer chance - a diversion due to a closed road! What a great pub. Lovely setting, excellent food - and friendly & efficient service. Something for everyone on the menu - at reasonable prices. We'll be back!

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Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I visited Friday lunchtime 22nd August and Saturday Evening 23rd August as i was staying at Woburn Centre Parcs. I loved the ecletic atmosphere, friendly staff and amazing food.

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Wonderful pub with great food in a lovely setting but would be even better if a bit more thought could be given to the fact veggies are not a minority these days. I have visited twice with friends and family recently and whilst they have been awash with choices including various roast options on a sunday the menu allows for... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Visited last month and wrote review criticising lack of warmth and friendliness of staff which let down good food. Disappointed to see that others have experienced same since. However, visited last Wednesday with a group of friends and ate in the dining room this time. Food just as good as on last visit (same menu) and waiting staff (different from... More

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Whittlebury, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Excellent meal at short notice. The welcome, the beer, the food, the service - nothing but praise. Lingered over the meal in lovely surroundings without ever feeling rushed or hurried. Look forward to returning

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London
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I've been here a few times and went here for my birthday as I believe it is the best restaurant in the local area - as before, I was not disappointed. The food is delicious, and the service very good. I've been here for lunch too with young children and it was very family friendly.

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