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Ascough's Bistro

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24 - 26 St Mary's Road, Market Harborough, England
+44 1858 466966
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went with friends and were surprised at the set menu prices £23 for 3 courses. The food was a- la cart and at a fraction of the price we expected to pay. It was well presented and tasted lovely. A great night in comfortable surroundings and good service.

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Alberta
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was at this bistro/restaurant for lunch in April. There were seven of us. We were all served promptly by a great server. You can choose to have 2 or 3 courses. I nearly went for the 3 course meal, but to be honest I am glad I was sensible and chose 2. It was plenty. We shared a couple... More 

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a Wednesday night and had a tasting menu.. Fantastic value for money and quality and flavours where excellent.. The scallops deserve a special mention. Very nice bottle of 20 year old Rioja at £36 was a steal.. Will defiantly be returning all around excellent evening compliments to the chefs in the kitchen and the front of house staff

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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us had a meal here and we were not dissapointed. Great atmosphere, great selection of beers and very very good food. Will definetley eat here again soon.

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Thank v1ctim
Northampton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited Ascoughs twice before & was very satisfied. Today didn't disappoint. We had time to look at the menu with a drink in the bar area before taking our seats. My husband was delighted that Langtons Bowler ( a local beer ) was on the menu. Our food was excellent - my cod moist - often fish arrives... More 

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Thank gran1947jan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here to celebrate a birthday and really excellent ambiance married to superb food and wine list. Hugely knowledgeable staff. Will return soon

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Thank Graeme J
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mum, sister and I came here for lunch today and opted for the two-course menu. Our choices included cod loin with polenta, butternut squash and feta gnocchi, blueberry creme brûlée and pannacotta with strawberries. We were all really happy with the selection on the menu - particularly the desserts - and the pleasant and helpful service. We hadn't eaten... More 

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Thank Alison M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I came for our 26th wedding anniversary and the food menu had plenty of choices and was excellent, the service was excellent too. They asked if we were there for a special occasion. Once we said its our anniversary they brought this out (please see picture) I would definitely recommend the bistro and without doubt be back... More 

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Leicestershire
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We finally managed to dine with the tasting menu after several months due to difficulties getting out in the week (work not infirmity!). We have had a spate of tasting menu experiences over the last few months at restaurants from the Cotswolds to Venice and this was up there in terms of quality with any of these and at a... More 

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Thank Kamamerhs
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've just completed a few reviews for other places as we've returned from travels and it occurred to me that I never bother to add reviews for places local to home ! So I'm doing this one as I think we are incredibly lucky to have a place like Ascoughs in our area . Both the lunch and dinner menu... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
European, British, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 - 26 St Mary's Road, Market Harborough, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Market Harborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1858 466966
Description
Situated in the picturesque town of Market Harborough, Ascough’s offers a stylish and relaxed dining experience. Ascough’s prides itself on serving delicious contemporary dishes and producing everything on the premises from bread and biscuits to ice creams and sorbets. The reasonably set lunch and evening menus offer an excellent array of meat, fish and vegetarian options that will stretch your imagination but not the purse strings. So whether you’re planning an intimate meal for two, a friendly get together, special occasion or even a wedding breakfast, Ascough’s is the perfect venue and always look forward to welcoming you and members of your company.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?