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Ascough's Bistro

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$$ - $$$
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24-26 St. Marys Road, Market Harborough LE16 7DU, England
+44 1858 466966
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited this bistro last night for the first time. Recommended by our daughter and son in law who stated it is as good as the quality restaurants in London where they recently lived. They were not wrong. Stunning food, lovely staff and excellent professional service. Not cheap (£40 per head approx) but good value and a place we will be... More 

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Thank David B
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to ascoughs for our 25th anniversary. Amazing food at a reasonable price with fabulous service. My husband mentioned that it was a special occasion and when we had finished a meal they surprised us - see photo. Had a lovely time must go here more often as it is amazing value.

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Thank melaniewisher
Kettering, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a hidden gem, although when the likes of Jude Law and Jim Davidson having eaten there , it will not stay hidden for long! As always great food and at their prices it is a treat to be taken again and again. The menu changes monthly, so it is always exciting to see what the new month has... More 

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Thank hoelykit
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had been to the old Ascoughs but never tried the new one and to be honest we have missed on something special. I had the partridge starter which didn't look much but tasted amazing. My wife the soup which she enjoyed. I then had the 8 hour hogget with haggis which was fantastic. My wife had the trout which... More 

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Thank gidemarc
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect from the service to the food everything was fantastic! Great place !!! Menu changes every month too! Good for any occasion

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Thank Naessens D
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another super lunch with 3 friends, we go whenever it is someone's birthday and any other excuse for a nice meal. You cannot fault anything the food is excellent and the staff are always friendly. The price is very reasonable whether go for lunch or dinner. Thank you Chris and all your staff. 😘

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Thank Shirley B
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've eaten here twice in recent weeks, once at lunchtime and once for dinner. The food has been very good. The menus are interesting and seasonal and the service is efficient and courteous. There is a calm sophistication brought about by the decor, lighting and background music.

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Thank Andrew D
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

30 quid for 2 good courses, maybe a little bit under seasoned for my liking but just superb value for money

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Thank Zebedee147
Leicester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a delicious lunch time meal. I have absolutely no complains whatsoever. Everything was perfect. Entirely faultless. First class

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Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a Friday night as a couple. There is a large car park 30 yards away (free after 6). Plenty of staff and very friendly and helpful. There is a comfy area to have a drink first, but, we went straight to table. Food was delicious, beef for me and sea trout for my wife after anti pasti and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
European, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24-26 St. Marys Road, Market Harborough LE16 7DU, 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?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?