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“Great steak place”

Fox & Hound Restaurant
Ranked #6 of 64 Restaurants in Newport
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $6 - $35
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner
Description: Great Newport fixture for over 30 years. Known for our slow roasted prime rib and Black Angus Rib Eyes. Love seafood checkout the lobster tails!!!
Waterville, Maine
Level 5 Contributor
60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Great steak place”
Reviewed April 30, 2014

Dined here on a Saturday evening on the recommendation of the front desk clerk at the hotel we stayed at. We were not disappointed. We were greeted promptly and warmly and shown to a comfortable side booth near the back of the larger of two dining areas. The building is an old Am-Vets facility and we were informed that that organization still meets there regularly, thanks to the indulgence of the current owners. Décor is pleasantly rustic with numerous English hunt prints gracing the walls. Our server (Yolanda, I think) was a delight. She's a regular who has worked here for several years and knows the menu and the kitchen staff and will steer you right. We both had steaks which were tender, tasty and cooked exactly to order. The double stuffed baked potato with cheese side dish is not to be missed. Menu prices are very reasonable, bar service is adequate, wine choices are limited. Great place for a hearty steak dinner.

  • Visited April 2014
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Newport, Tennessee
Level 4 Contributor
45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Good food”
Reviewed April 16, 2014

I have been here many times. The ribeye is great. Even the hamburger steak is good. The only thing i can say stay away from that I know of is there spaghetti it's not good. Over all good place to eat.

  • Visited March 2014
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Thank Jester M
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Oxford, North Carolina
1 review
“Best Prime rib”
Reviewed March 16, 2014

Prime rib was melt in mouth good. Very we'll seasoned and perfectly cooked. Also had the black and blue salad which was great. Steak topper was cooked perfectly and it had more than enough blue cheese. Great atmosphere and prices were very reasonable. Will definitely be back.

  • Visited March 2014
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Thank Tabitha G
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Morristown, Tennessee
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Giving the Fox another try....”
Reviewed March 9, 2014

Last fall I wrote a review about a less than positive experience at Fox and Hounds and was pleasantly surprised to see that Tim, the owner had responded. Last week, my husband and I made a return trip and found an entirely new atmosphere. We felt welcomed, met some others who were apparently 'regulars' and enjoyed speaking to them. It was a totally fun evening out. We'll definitely keep Fox and Hounds on our short list of places to return to often!

Visited March 2014
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1 Thank Marcey R
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Tennessee
2 reviews
“One of the worst restaurants I've visited”
Reviewed February 14, 2014

Food had poor taste and was not properly cooked. Salmon was still swimming and the cow was still grazing. Meals were to come with deserts but we were not told they were out until we asked. They said we could order a brownie but they would have to charge us for it. Waitress kept flat drinks filled but hardly spoke to us as she serviced the table.

  • Visited February 2014
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Thank TennesseeMadone
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