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The Fox and Hounds

Goldsborough Lane | Goldsborough, Whitby, England
+44 1947 893372
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“scallops” (10 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Contemporary
Goldsborough Lane | Goldsborough, Whitby, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this tiny, intimate pub and its great food and service. I'd been once before and not been able to get in subsequently (it's a small place, I live a long way away and am disorganised about booking ahead!) I feared it might not...More

1  Thank Wheeble
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We were recommended to Fox & Hounds by the owners of our holiday rental. We were not disappointed. The exterior would surely win a prize for the most unprepossessing appearance. The only clue is a faded, swinging pub sign. I'd guess that it was originally...More

1  Thank JohnScott48
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

My partner and I came upon this place by accident. The pub/restaurant is in the old style; simple decor, quite dark, red carpet, thick curtains and pictures of hunts on the walls. It's very small with just a few tables, but very cosy with candles...More

Thank karen g
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I read all the fantastic reviews for this restaurant .....so had to go and see for myself and yes the reviews are very true. The restaurant is perfect for those that like a quiet intermate meal The food is so good and very tasty I...More

1  Thank Lynda M
Reviewed 4 July 2017

This restaurant, which you would NEVER find by accident, was recommended by our holiday cottage owner. We went there for our 46th wedding anniversary. It is NOT cheap, but it's value for money. There are only 3 starters, 3 main courses and 3 desserts. Everything...More

1  Thank ChristopherJLawton
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This is the best meal I have eaten in the aera so far, fresh food cooked simply and really well with a great wine list and atmosphere to boot Go and eat here to understand fresh food cooked very well to maximise flavour of the...More

1  Thank walkingboy1
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We had been recommended this by the proprietor of the apartments we stayed in. It is off the beaten track but well worth finding. You will need to book as this is a small family run business that is a passion of the owners rather...More

1  Thank Dave M
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is a small, family-run farmhouse restaurant serving modern classics that are genuinely delicious and exciting. Fresh, local produce lovingly prepared with a focus on taste and not a fad in sight. I am from Whitby and was home for a weekend, having promised myself...More

Thank Bluebell E
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This was our second visit after eating here 4 years ago, with the same friends. Just like last time, you are welcomed as old friends into their home and receive a top class service from the host Sue who manages to run front of house...More

1  Thank Calum B
Reviewed 16 April 2017

What an amazing place! I went here with my family, and from start to finish it was perfect.The food was outstanding and the hosts are very welcoming.We shall most definitely be back.

Thank fredbudgie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
British, Contemporary
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Goldsborough Lane | Goldsborough, Whitby, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: +44 1947 893372
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