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The Falcon Inn

Fotheringhay, Fotheringhay PE8 5HZ, England
+44 1832 226254
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Fotheringhay, Fotheringhay PE8 5HZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let's start by saying that we like it here and this review won't stop us visiting but there are some things that need to improve. Whether the stench outside when you get out of the car is from the Falcon's premises I don't know but...More

Thank JTDaprince
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic meal this evening. Sally and her staff were charming. Tip top ***** There wasn't anything to fault ....... thank you.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Falcon is a lovely, quaint pub which serves very good food. We ordered a drink in the bar and were given our menus and called to our table when our meal was ready, nice touch. We cannot fault the food presentation, taste or quality,...More

Thank GailJB64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there for a family celebration lunch. We arrived a bit before opening time but a lady kindly let us in and showed us to our table, apologising for any disturbance as they finished off preparations for lunch service. The atmosphere is delightful, we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked to venue from the river, cruising on the River Nene. Table in the bar for 6 was slightly awkward, more like a 4 + 1.1/2 Food was all excellent, and well served but the presence of an extremely large party in the restaurant meant...More

Thank Lhomme d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dinner out with the girls, one of whom is a vegetarian who doesn't eat goat cheese as it 'smells and tastes like goat' - and she's right - as a meat eater I love it for exactly those reasons. Only start option for the veggie...More

Thank 50ShadesofRose
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had heard a lot about The Falcon - all good so were keen to try it but as we were planning to take our son out for supper that night too we only wanted a light bite. We only just arrived in time but...More

1  Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My second visit to the Falcon - all round excellent meal from start to finish, well presented and not rushed - would highly recommend the: Roast cod fillet, crispy potatoes, puy lentils and capers with salsa verde (GF) £15.50 The grumpy git bit was due...More

1  Thank OnBoard321
Reviewed September 8, 2017

Great food, friendly environment and great bubbles. Will be returning when we visit family again soon.

1  Thank Jem W
Reviewed September 4, 2017

From inception to the moment we left, the whole experience was Amazing. Staff were friendly, very polite and nothing was too much trouble considering that there were some fussy eaters in our party. The food was excellent. Our wine selection was perfect and the whole...More

1  Thank BrazilBob
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children
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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