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The Britannia

$$ - $$$, British,
Old Bedford Road | Rushmills, Northampton, England
+44 1604 630437
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible20%
Travellers talk about
“sit outside” (10 reviews)
“lovely pub” (17 reviews)
“lunch menu” (9 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Old Bedford Road | Rushmills, Northampton, England
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1 - 10 of 782 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Possibly my worst dining out experience ever! If I could give 0 I would! Food was awful. We waited over an hour (in a near-empty restaurant) for disgusting, basic pub food. The excuse given was all the chefs had left and it was new, trainee...More

Thank MarieLal
Reviewed 2 days ago

Popped in on 16th September for dinner with my husband, my son and his partner. Service was abysmal, we actually waited that long for our second drink order that we had finished our food and my husband went to find the waitress to chance the...More

Thank Joanne P
Reviewed 4 days ago

I don't normally write scathing reviews, but the level of service my friends and I received this past Saturday was TERRIBLE. If I could leave zero stars, I would. Four of us entered the Britannia to be told, rather rudely, there is no space in...More

Thank DreamyIdealist
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very very disappointed after many good meals here. Everything was wrong from the start, 50 mins wait for food trio of meats was a duo, no grill working and 30 mins after ordering being told no pies and we needed to order something else. Meals...More

Thank Pauldragon
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Having visited the venue many times over the years we were very disappointed today. It is advertised as opening at 11am but today opened at noon - we were told this was as a result of staff training which is fine however a notice on...More

Thank Carlos G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought I would give Britannia a second chance as it's only down the road from me. Myself and my mother wanted a nice lunch out... was late opening, no staff to greet or seat you and hand menus out. After seating ourselves and waiting...More

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the moment we walked in the service was shocking, despite being seen by a member of staff we were ignored for several minutes whilst stood at the entrance waiting to be seated, this could've been excused if we then hadn't of had to wait...More

Thank CDBC96
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Limited menu on offer as the grill had broken. Restaurant was cold. My food, lasagne and garlic bread arrived and it was a measly portion. The lasagne wasn't hot all the way through so I sent it back and by the time my replacement came,...More

Thank rachelmccahill
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pre booked a table for six people for a birthday celebration. Upon arrival no staff to show you to our table, when we were seated the head of the pub advised us that the chef had gone home sick, and that there were no starters...More

Thank Sylvia G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Waited over an hour for food to arrive Cutlery was dirty Meal was the size of a starter Most of the food was burned or over cooked Drinks were served in dirty glasses Staff could give a Sh#t

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Bedford Road | Rushmills, Northampton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1604 630437
  • E-mail
May be found under 'Chef & Brewer' or perhaps Weatherspoons
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