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The Running Fox

Front street, Felton NE65 9EA, England
+44 1670 787090
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Ranked #1 of 1 Restaurants in Felton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $24
Cuisines: Bakery
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery
Description: A small, friendly Coffee Shop and Artisan Bakery with a philosophy to serve simple yet good quality food, offering a range of sandwiches, platters and soups all served with fresh hand made breads. A full range of fresh pies and quiches made daily are also available to eat in or take away. Also serving lovely Afternoon Teas. Reservations recommended.
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English first
Haltwhistle, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Had a lovely lunch, home made and presented very well, the staff were friendly, helpful and polite. The cream scone was amazing!

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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

After a chilly dog it was a pleasure to visit here . Hearty homemade broth for me with delicious cheese scone . My partner opted for the ' Special ' a sumptuous beef baguette onion gravy & roasties . Not bad for £6.95. What more could you ask for 👍

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UK
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

I've passed by The Running Fox many times and it always looks very inviting so I was over the moon to finally visit today. We were quickly shown to a lovely window table and we decided to order afternoon tea. At £20 for two of us we were blown away by the portion sizes. Instead of silly little finger sandwiches... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

If you've been before! you already know how great the Running Fox is, I've been several time now and the quality is exceptional, always new thing's to try, if you've never been, treat yourself and go... but book first, as being turned away would be the last thing you would want, ;-)

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UK
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

My husband & I had afternoon tea here at the weekend and it was just lovely! You can tell they use good quality ingredients; plenty of them; great service as all staff we encountered were very helpful; lovely atmosphere so definitely one to rave about! It was definitely worth the wait as we had booked a fortnight in advance -... More

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newcastle, UK
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80 reviews 80 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I have heard great reviews about this little place, especially its afternoon tea. When I did try it, it just didn't hit the right spot for me. Though the portions were more than ample, what left me very disappointed was the service from the waitresses - slow and sporadic; as well as the quality of some of the pastries -... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

A fantastic afternoon tea. Great service and even better food. I had some left over to take home and give to the hubby! Happy smiley faces all round. Thank you to the staff and owners.

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Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Visited running fox with friends. Lovely hot choc and tea. Croissant delicious. Leek and potato soup awful. Both my friend and I had a bowl of both of us left it. It was tasteless and looked vile. The waitress asked if everything was ok so we said the soup was horrible. She said that she knew this and that it... More

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Ashington, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

A 20 plus seating area with people enjoying the sheer simple delights of eating good food and drinking good tea or coffee ----splendid cakes wonderous pies and fantastic sandwiches -----wow what a real delight todays tea in the afternoon was

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Palma de Mallorca
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We stopped here on our way to the Northumberland coast, after a family recommendation, we were not disappointed. Lovely and plentiful ploughman's lunch, good home made soup, the home made bread is fab and all this in lovely location by the river. Well worth a visit.

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Additional Information about The Running Fox

Address: Front street, Felton NE65 9EA, England
Phone Number: +44 1670 787090
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Felton
Average Prices: USD 8 - 24
Cuisine: Bakery

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