Located within a coaching inn dating all the way back to 1817, Fox & Hounds is a charming pub found in the village of Charwelton. a short drive south down the A361 and Banbury Road from Daventry. Whether its for a cosy pub lunch, a few after work pints, to celebrate a special occasion or for a traditional Sunday roast, Fox & Hounds has become a fixture in this part of Northamptonshire, a favourite among locals as well as visitors to the area, too. True to its nature, the Fox & Hounds serves up hearty, home-style British cuisine and of course, a hefty selection of real ales and craft beers. Book a table now!
Tastefully restored with a brick fireplace and wooden beaming, Fox & Hounds on Charwelton’s Banbury Road, close to Daventry, is a gastropub with lots of traditional charm, attracting guests from all over Northamptonshire. At Fox & Hounds, they are committed to providing diners with the highest quality meal, that’s why the fish is freshly-caught and delivered daily from Cornwall, the meat is sourced from the best farms in the UK, and the produce is carefully hand-selected from artisanal suppliers. On the menu you’ll find British classics as well as dishes with European influences.
Begin your meal with a bowl of homemade leek & potato soup served with garlic & chive bread, or some pressed ox tongue with fried quails egg and an anchovy & caper dressing. Then, move on to some pork & leek sausages with creamy mash and onion gravy, the baked plaice fillets with truffled leeks, mornay sauce and roasted new potatoes, or a succulent steak. Vegetarians will find plenty of choice too, like the parmesan polenta cake with butternut squash, artichokes, peas and blue cheese dressing, and desserts like the sticky toffee pudding with salted caramel ice cream and the peanut butter cheesecake are the perfect way to conclude your meal. With its traditional decor and cosy atmosphere, Fox & Hounds is the perfect place to tuck into a roast, so be sure to head on over on a Sunday! Located in the village of Charwelton, five miles from Daventry, Fox & Hound draws in diners from all over. To guarantee a table, making a reservation in advance is recommended.
Knowledgeable staff and great food. Interesting menus with dishes you won’t find elsewhere. Particularly good at catering for specific dietary requirements. We will continue to return.
It is always a true delight and fabulous experience! Amazing food with such a varied menu, exquisite wine and fabulous customer service. We love it here!
As always, superb food, fantastic host who really knows his wine and spirits. Really enjoy our traditional new years day lunch at this brilliant pub come restaurant!