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The Running Fox

Felton, Morpeth 2 Riverside | Northumberland, Felton NE65 9EA, England
+44 1670 787090
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“quiche” (197 reviews)
“pies” (120 reviews)
“cake” (190 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Felton, Morpeth 2 Riverside | Northumberland, Felton NE65 9EA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Have just returned home from having afternoon tea. (Man sized) at the Running Fox. Wonderful food, excellent decor ( we were upstairs) the most accommodating and friendly staff. Thoroughly enjoyed my birthday treat with my family

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 3 days ago

we enjoyed a wonderful afternoon tea here with our grandaughter. there was a fantastic choice of sandwiches. then you also had a great selection of either a slice of pie or quiche followed by a scone of either cheese of fruit then followed by the...More

Thank jessica b
Reviewed 4 days ago

We decided to book a table ( which is advisable as always busy) for a special afternoon tea with prosecco. Good variety of sandwiches, pies/quiches, scones and gorgeous cakes. Lovely atmosphere and friendly helpful staff. Thoroughly enjoyed our meal today.

Thank hazelr1968
Reviewed 4 days ago

Friendly welcome at this bakery cafe. Recommended to book for afternoon tea as it was busy even on a cold and snowy February day. Huge portions with great choice of pies, sandwiches, cakes - more a substantial than delicate choice of food, very tasty. Parking...More

Thank horacesmum
Reviewed 5 days ago

We decided to go for lunch on a Sunday and were glad that we had booked in advance. Extremely busy, but we were welcomed immediately we entered. We were shown to our table and ordered our lunch. After a while one of the staff came...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’ve visited the running fox several times now for breakfast and afternoon tea, and despite it being a nearly 100 mile round trip, it is always worth it. My latest visit, on Sunday 11th February was to have afternoon tea, which naturally did not disappoint....More

1  Thank ToM9_3780
Reviewed 1 week ago

We come here approximately once a year when visiting family who live locally and "When in Northumberland" we always come to the Running Fox. We would not dream of not booking after once trying to book afternoon tea a few weeks ahead of time and...More

Thank RooMurr
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very hearty and delicious, afternoon tea in cosy and convivial atmosphere. A choice of sandwich, a colossal home made fruit scone with jam and cream (being picky but disappointed it wasn't clotted cream) and two slices of cake with a pot of tea. All...More

Thank clarem534
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went for Tea for two. We had the best time, staff nice and friendly, the choice and quality of food is second to none. What you can't eat take home in a box, endless tea and coffee. Book before you go,...More

1  Thank ms65hp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place, huge Afternoon Tea portions and very tasty. Would defo return, had to take the cake home and wait a good few hours before eating it...

Thank Shortandstrange
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Angela A
February 1, 2018|
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Response from DougPG | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You can buy a gift voucher and use it in full or part when you go. If you don’t use it all you can get a voucher receipt at the till when you pay.
Christine M
November 5, 2017|
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Response from Anne R | Reviewed this property |
It’s about £27 last time I was there well worth the money!
May 10, 2017|
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Response from gail_morrison | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hello We accept all cards at The Fox
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Scenic view
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Felton, Morpeth 2 Riverside | Northumberland, Felton NE65 9EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Felton
  • Phone Number: +44 1670 787090
  • E-mail
A small, friendly Coffee Shop and Artisan Bakery with a philosophy to serve simple yet good quality food, offering a range of sandwiches, platters and soups all served with fresh hand made breads. A full range of fresh pies and quiches made daily are also available to eat in or take away. Also serving lovely Afternoon Teas. Reservations recommended.
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