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Navigation Inn

Canalside | Stoke Bruerne, Stoke Bruerne NN12 7SY, England
+44 1604 864988
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (34 reviews)
“mixed grill” (10 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Canalside | Stoke Bruerne, Stoke Bruerne NN12 7SY, England
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1 - 10 of 638 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did a family trip for a birthday (which was being paid for by our teenage children). There was a long queue to order food and the indicator clock said a 20 minute wait once your order was placed - acceptable on a busy day....More

2  Thank th4753
navigation_towcester, Manager at Navigation Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Further to your recent review of The Navigation, I send my apologies for not meeting your expectations on the day of your visit. However, we have resolved your complaint with you directly and look forward to seeing you in the near future. Kind regards Sarah...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for dinner on bank holiday Monday, was busy but still had free tables. We sat outside by the canal and ordered a selection from the craft platter and was very nice, we then ordered dessert, which was lovely but the portion sizes were...More

Thank Justinepinkpuss
navigation_towcester, Manager at Navigation Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent review of The Navigation. I am pleased that you enjoyed your visit to us and the craft platter. I have noted your comments regarding the dessert and apologise if the portion size did not meet your expectations. I do hope...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called here for a coffee whilst out on a cold day. I have to say this is a nice pub and nice location but it is a little tired and would benefit from some money spending on it. Very popular bar though and the location...More

Thank northants90
navigation_towcester, Manager at Navigation Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent review of The Navigation. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon. Regards Sarah Tann

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I made a reservation and arrived in the garden area to a slightly frosty reception. I requested a table outside which l was shown to. When the waitress arrived l explained about reservation she advised it is all fine. I requested she acknowledged my reservation...More

Thank JackieM72
navigation_towcester, Manager at Navigation Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Further to your recent review of The Navigation, I have noted your comments and believe that you have probably visited the Navigation in Cosgrove as opposed to The Navigation in Stoke Bruerne. The reasons being: we do not take reservations for our outside areas. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Busy popular pub and restaurant.Excellent service and quick to serve the meal even though they were very busy.Best to book a table.

Thank mazdacat6
navigation_towcester, Manager at Navigation Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent review of The Navigation and your positive feedback. I am pleased to read that you found the service to be excellent and that you enjoyed your meals. We hope to see you soon. Kind regards Sarah Tann

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant has a lovely setting on the canal. Seating is both inside and outside. The meals are very good and a nice selection is offered. The activity over the weekend is festive. The bar is nice and offers seating in close proximity for the...More

Thank LES S
navigation_towcester, Manager at Navigation Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent review of The Navigation and your informative comments for other guests. I am pleased that you enjoyed your meals and found our menu to suit your taste. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. kind regards Sarah...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Navigation Inn is a great stop for Narrowboat crews looking for breakfast, lunch or dinner at a reasonable price. It has ample tables outside and in and I would imagine this is a very popular location for alfresco dining alongside the canal on a...More

Thank Didgeridoo_26
navigation_towcester, Manager at Navigation Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent review of The Navigation. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed the enviable location we have here and hope that you will come and visit us again when you are next passing by. Kind regards Sarah Tann

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came last night for an early evening family meal, we were worried at first that we should have booked but we needn't have been as we found a lovely table outside, we ordered 3 kids meals - which considering they get a starter, desert...More

Thank Sarah R
navigation_towcester, Manager at Navigation Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Sarah for your recent review of The Navigation. I am delighted that your family enjoyed such a pleasant evening with us. I shall certainly pass your comments on to the team here and we all hope to see you again soon. Regards Sarah...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at 1.20 with our 3yr old grandson, ordered our meals straightaway and was told there’s an 45 mins delay which we understood as it was lunchtime but 2 hours later our meals arrived or rather a meal arrived and the child’s meal resembled what...More

1  Thank Suzainne G
navigation_towcester, Manager at Navigation Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent review of The Navigation. I apologise that there seems to have been a problem with your food order on this occasion. I know we were very busy on this day but not aware that any customers waited 2 hours. I...More

Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

Tonight lovely nite, everyone is by the canal, Queue at the meal till 20 strong if not more, so we said let’s have a drink and wait for the food queue to go down, we went to the other side of the bar to be...More

Thank scotty t
navigation_towcester, Manager at Navigation Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent review of The Navigation. I have noted your comments and apologise if you had to wait to be served at the bar. We do strive to keep queues to a minimum during busy periods and we certainly had at least...More

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Questions & Answers
Nat s
April 8, 2017|
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Response from Trevor D | Reviewed this property |
There are several options on the menu for dietary needs. I think a quick phone call to clear things up would be more beneficial.
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Kas C
December 26, 2016|
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Response from David T | Reviewed this property |
yes they do,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Canalside | Stoke Bruerne, Stoke Bruerne NN12 7SY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Stoke Bruerne
  • Phone Number: +44 1604 864988
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