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The Falcon Inn

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Fotheringhay $$ - $$$ , British,
Fotheringhay, Fotheringhay PE8 5HZ, England
+44 1832 226254
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Fotheringhay, Fotheringhay PE8 5HZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for a meal with friends on the recommendation of our b&b owner Rod at lovely Bridge Cottage Woodnewton. It couldn't have been better! The four of us all had different courses and everyone of them was wonderful. Beautifully prepared and just the right amount....More

1  Thank Linda R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great lunch here today - fish sharing sharing platter for the three of us - bargain at £27. Tempura prawns, special scotch eggs, smoked salmon, anchovy salad and crayfish tails. Delicious!

1  Thank Tony P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fotheringhay is a pretty East Northants village which is bathed in British history. It was here, that Mary, Queen of Scots was executed. The Falcon is a beautiful traditional pub serving great food. We come here most bank holidays this time in the Whitsun break....More

2  Thank Xxzarr2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I eat here fairly regularly and we love it. The food is consistently top notch, the staff are friendly, polite and the service is good. The conservatory is lovely and airy and the tables are reasonably well spaced. It is also possible...More

1  Thank Dobby4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have always had excellent food and drink at the Falcon. It can always be relied on to provide good food, good service and a hospitable environment to relax in.

1  Thank ABatHHL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bobbed in for a quick bit to eat and drink sat in the garden, fantastic views good collection beers, food was ok

Thank Dward13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As we were making our pilgrimage to the adjacent church at lunch time we thought we would eat first, and were so glad we did. Although we arrived at 13:40 we were welcomed and given a choice of tables which had 'real' white linen napkins....More

1  Thank wayfarer19492016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Falcon is a lovely old pub in a delightful village with plenty of comfortable seating. The service was good and the staff very friendly and attentive. Parts of the pub are dog-friendly which is appreciated by us. The food was a little disappointing for...More

Thank teithwyr2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been three times now, the first visit we couldn't fault. Second visit I asked for medium steak and well done was served, waitress took it away and came back with a rare steak. Third visit I had Barnsley chops, meat was warm, vegetable...More

Thank Sandra3179
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and i originally traveled from Southwell Notts to Fotheringham (1 1/2 hours) to look at the castle where Mary queen of scots lost her head and Richard the 111 was born well on that point i did not do my homework because there...More

Thank stuart m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fotheringhay, Fotheringhay PE8 5HZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Fotheringhay
  • Phone Number: +44 1832 226254
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The award winning Falcon Inn nestles with the heart of the village of Fotheringhay, famous as the birth place of Richard III and the place where Mary Queen of Scots ended her days after being held captive in Fotheringhay castle for 12 years. From fine ingredients, sourced locally where possible, our frequently changing menus offer something for all, from traditional wholesome bar food to delicious a la carte cuisine. Our friendly and enthusiastic team will welcome you back again and again.Enjoy our wonderful food, along with fine wines and real ales, in charming surroundings. Log fires, fresh flowers, a beautiful garden and conservatory overlooking the splendid church... a truly lovely experience.
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