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“Pleasantly surprised”
Review of The Fox

The Fox
Ranked #3 of 6 Restaurants in Burwell
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $7 - $22
Cuisines: Mexican, Steakhouse
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Dining options: Lunch, Reservations
Description: We are set in the centre of the village of Burwell - A 300 year old pub with a history of being different - a tradition that is being carried on at present! In the wood panelled bar you can expect to find the usual range of refreshments and a choice of real ales from large and small breweries from all over the country. Our twist comes in the evening in the form of the Mexican restaurant in which you can dine in a sophisticated and vibrant area, totally different from that of the bar next door. The popular menu, offering AUTHENTIC MEXICAN cuisine and top quality local steaks was put together by owners Bob and Lou Taylor and was born partly from our passion for Tequila! We bring some of the best dishes from Mexico, which have been slightly modified to suit the British palette. As all the dishes are cooked fresh, they can be as mild or as spicy as you prefer and vegetarian options are available.
Reviewed August 20, 2012

Tried out this restaurant based on TripAdvisor reviews and was pleasantly surprised by how good everything was

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Thank Xybec
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Reviewed July 31, 2012 via mobile

Well presented tasty TexMex food in a nice atmosphere. Can't fault it! The complimentary strawberry tequila was a lovely touch too. Will definitely revisit!

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Reviewed July 20, 2012

We just got back from an evening at the Fox and it was lovely. We first went there a few months back with a groupon voucher and really enjoyed it. Tonight there were four of us and all meals were perfect! It is nice to be served good quality food, especially when it is served piping hot, makes a nice change. Portions are massive, but the food is just lovely. We shared two starters and then each had a main which we struggled to get through... We managed to also share a dessert afterwards and all in all it was just lovely. The rose tequila at the end is very nice too. Finally... It's a small place so do book a table, but I booked it this morning and the voice on the other side was really friendly! Good customer service deserves a mention...! Definitely the right place for a special night out!

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Thank Liffey79
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Reviewed July 5, 2012

Don't be fooled, The Fox is a local pub with a friendly atmosphere, it also does guest ales. Look at either end and you will be pleasanlty surprised to find an Indian restaurant on one end and a Mexican at the other. Both restaurants serve great themed food. The Mexican, you need to book in advance as it does not have many tables, has a great menu and the food is in plentiful supply. My only beef, (did you see what I did there?) was the landlord did not seem too pleased to see us, despite a booking for seven, the waitresses seemed preoccupied to be gracious enough to us as they were with customers they knew! Never mind, food was great and plentiful.

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Reviewed June 1, 2012

Just had a fantastic meal tonight only had a main course as the potions are just right my steak was as good as I have had in a long time, all four of us loved it atmosphere was nice cant wait to visit again

Thank sohamboy
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