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Fox and Hounds Donnington

$$ - $$$, British,
Oxford Road, Donnington, Newbury RG14 3AP, England
+44 1635 40540
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (28 reviews)
“ribs” (18 reviews)
“scotch egg” (6 reviews)
Bar, British, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Oxford Road, Donnington, Newbury RG14 3AP, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This pub is honestly the best pub I’ve been too! The food is really really good and the service is lovely. They have a great selection of food, I’ve tasted quite a few different dishes and nothing I didn’t like, I still always have trouble...More

Thank debbysimons
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

With the sun shining I thought I would try the most popular pub around... and wow I wasn’t disappointed! They have outdoor games for the kids to play with, and a lovely sunny beer garden to enjoy a tipple... or 2! I had the ribs...More

Thank Alice S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In spite the of the pub being recommended to us, we were sorely disappointed. The decor is tired and old fashioned with artex ceilings and walls and no blinds or curtains on most of the windows. But most disappointing was the food. A case of...More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Personal shutout to Steph our waitress who made our experience fantastic !!! It was my nanas 82nd birthday and the staff came out with a desert and candle and sang happy birthday to her! Food was Devine and would DEFINETLY recommend anyone to come here......More

Thank Courtney G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is far better than a stop at chievely services on a34. Also good value (circa £11 for a large main) and very welcoming staff. Be sure to put their address in your sat nav as otherwise not easy to find. Also suggest use overflow...More

Thank andrewbr2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were on our way home and stopped in here for a quick lunch. It has changed a lot since we last visited a few years ago. And changed for the better. We were given a warm welcome and nothing seemed too much trouble. It...More

Thank Duncan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here on way back to Southampton. We had a fish finger sandwich which included home made fish finger and a gluten free egg mayo sandwich. It is so great to be able to eat a sandwich in a pub as so few have...More

Thank Lmsimonds
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly welcome despite being one chef down. Fairly busy as it was Easter school break. Opted for the lunchtime sandwiches which made a good snack as they came with french fries (chips). Overall a pleasant lunch and drink. Location is below the Newbury By-pass (A34)...More

Thank BrabbenTE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in on the off chance, very welcoming! The food was just wow! Already we want to go back. T-Bone Steak cooked to perfection, Everyone should try this place, honestly you won’t regret it. Oh and Chloe... She is just the best. Nikki & Paul

Thank Nicky B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I sent my boss and some colleagues here for dinner last week and they could not rave about it enough. They are not the easiest people to please so I was ecstatic to hear this! They mentioned that the staff were very welcoming and had...More

Thank kgedmond1993
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April 24, 2017|
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Response from footballFAN f | Reviewed this property |
I think so. I have seen lots of people with dogs inside.
December 2, 2016|
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Response from CliveHunt | Reviewed this property |
You need to exit for the M4/Chievely Services and then take the road to Newbury (not back on to the A34) and it will be on your left after about 1 mile.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oxford Road, Donnington, Newbury RG14 3AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Newbury  >  Donnington
  • Phone Number: +44 1635 40540
  • E-mail
A free house, serving locally sourced quality pub food, ales and wines.
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