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Plough Inn

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96 Watling Street East, Towcester NN12 6BT, England
01327 350738
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Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Drinks
Description: A friendly, comfortable Traditional Pub in the centre of Towcester high...
A friendly, comfortable Traditional Pub in the centre of Towcester high street, serving great quality locally sourced food in a beautiful and rustic environment. All dishes are cooked on site and are presented to a high standard. A wonderful atmosphere awaits eaters and drinkers alike, come along and experience a Traditional English Pub exactly the way it should be!
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  • 5
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Popped in for a cold drink on a hot day

Just stopped in for a cold drink today as it was so hot, and I have to say the atmosphere there was lovely. I was amazed at how great the place looks. It now has a warm friendly feel to it, and the little touches like flowers and cushions really made it more like a mixed pub not just for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
Donkeyandsock
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Petersfield, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

Just stopped in for a cold drink today as it was so hot, and I have to say the atmosphere there was lovely. I was amazed at how great the place looks. It now has a warm friendly feel to it, and the little touches like flowers and cushions really made it more like a mixed pub not just for... More 

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Keep coming back to this pub for food and whoever I bring with me is always inpressed and keen to return. It's got a great, well executed menu of locally sourced food, a great selection of ales and all served in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere provided by the new landlord. It's a new firm favourite.

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Milton keynes
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

This pub is under new management and is great. It's small and cosy and the landlord is friendly and knowledgable. You feel comfortable in there and there's good music, which isn't so loud you can't hear each other. Can reccommend this pub without any hesitation. Excellent service and value for money. Very friendly and fantastic atmosphere. Haven't tried the food... More 

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Ed_Clucas, Owner at Plough Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your five star review! I'm delighted that you would recommend us and that you enjoy the atmosphere and the service. I look forward to welcoming you again very soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 via mobile

Fantastic food, great atmosphere, very welcoming. Well done Ed for making it a great traditional Towcester pub again.

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Ed_Clucas, Owner at Plough Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Karen and Paul for your 5 star review! I'm so happy to hear that our efforts in creating a friendly and welcoming environment are paying off. The Plough is a beautiful, traditional pub and I'm delighted that you enjoy your visits here, I look forward to welcoming you both again soon! More 

Towcester, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Had a lovely lunch on 02-05-15 here. New manager Ed was very knowledgeable, answered all my silly questions and talked beer with my husband. Hubby had a chilli burger and said it was very good. I had a Club sandwich which was really good. Comes with salad but I asked him to keep it and asked for a side of... More 

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Ed_Clucas, Owner at Plough Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review Cheryl, I'm glad you enjoyed your lunch, we are always happy to accommodate special requests in order to make your visit as special as possible! Our open Mic Nights have been a great success and we are starting our Wednesday Quiz Nights this week as well. I look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

One can only be impressed with the result of Ed's effort to reinvent this lovely old pub. Great menu enhanced by the produce from local butcher, Elliotts. This place is becoming Pub for discerning. Will done Ed and staff. Don't let go.

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Ed_Clucas, Owner at Plough Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for such a glowing review, I'm so glad that you're enjoying the ambiance and atmosphere we work hard to maintain. It's not always perfect, as we are only weeks into what I hope will be a venture that last for years and it can take a while to leave your mark on a pub with as much character... More 

Flitwick, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Been in three times in two weeks. The best fosters in town ( possibly the county!). We had food last Wednesday and the taste and quality was A1. The Land lord has been in 8 weeks now and has turned it round, very friendly and Makes the place nice for a quiet drink, family's or meet with friends.

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Ed_Clucas, Owner at Plough Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words, I know how important great beer is to customers and I take a lot of time ensuring that my lines are kept clean and in great condition to make sure that every pint is served perfectly! Our chef takes a lot of pride in his menu and I'm delighted that through a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Came here for a meal out. Due to it's new management we were skeptical at first, but the landlord was incredibly friendly, and very aproachable. We were seated quickly, ordered up not to long after, and for the prices, we were all very happy with the food we received, and the time it took. We all gave our compliments to... More 

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Ed_Clucas, Owner at Plough Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review, I'm glad that we were able to beat your expectations and hope that we will always continue to do so! I'm very proud of the food we produce and it's rewarding to hear such positive things said about it! Thank you for all your wonderful feedback, I can't wait to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Took 9 friends for a meal here before going to towcester dog races. Everyone enjoyed their meals and selection of beers which some were locally sourced. Given 5 stars for food sourced locally and cooked fresh rather than frozen.

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Ed_Clucas, Owner at Plough Inn, responded to this review

Thank You for your five star review! We're all very proud to serve locally sourced, fresh food, and I'm delighted that your group all enjoyed their meals and our local beers as well. I look forward to welcoming you back to The Plough soon! More 

Venice, Italy
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36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We recently spent a few days in Towcester, and visited The Plough every evening after finding that it was under new management by Ed Clucas, who we knew from a previous visit to the town. The pub is cosy and welcoming, and the beer is excellent: a very well-kept pint of real ale. We also ate here. My partner had... More 

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Ed_Clucas, Owner at Plough Inn, responded to this review

Thank You so much for your five star review of The Plough! As a new business any customer feedback is very helpful for us, and I'm delighted that you both enjoyed yourselves during your recent visit. Everybody here at The Plough is committed to making sure that every visit is as good as your first! I can't wait to welcome... More 

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Additional Information about Plough Inn

Address: 96 Watling Street East, Towcester NN12 6BT, England
Phone Number: 01327 350738
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Towcester
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 16 - 30
Cuisine: British, English, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 96 Watling Street East, Towcester NN12 6BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Towcester
  • Phone Number: 01327 350738

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 30
  • Cuisine: British, English, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine

Description

A friendly, comfortable Traditional Pub in the centre of Towcester high street, serving great quality locally sourced food in a beautiful and rustic environment. All dishes are cooked on site and are presented to a high standard. A wonderful atmosphere awaits eaters and drinkers alike, come along and experience a Traditional English Pub exactly the way it should be!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?