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The Fox

Pave Lane, Chetwynd Aston, Newport, TF10 9LQ +44 1952476834

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Opening hours
Monday to Saturday: 12:00 - 22:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 21:30

Food always good
Hake exceptional this time, beautifully cooked and presented.
Service good, not intrusive.
Nice environment. One of our favourite restaurants

Judy Williams 16 April 2016
from Stone

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Recommended in the Michelin, AA and Good Pub Guides among others, The Fox is a large, Edwardian-style pub in Newport. From award-winning pub group, Brunning & Price, The Fox offers a contemporary gastro pub menu in a grand setting, with an al fresco terrace.

Elegant dishes on The Fox menu feature delicate pan-fried sea bass fillets in white wine sauce, with mussels, clams, samphire and saffron potatoes, and a seared duck breast with duck hash cake, baby vegetables, kumquats and Maderia jus. Hearty options include steak and ale pie and Buttercross pork and red onion marmalade sausages with mash, while there’s a selection of light bites, sandwiches and a kids’ menu.

Warmly decorated with vintage rugs and roaring fireplaces, the largest vaulted room at The Fox in Newport opens out onto the sun-drenched garden and terrace. At the bar, silky cask ales are on tap, accompanying an extensive, sophisticated wine list.

The Fox is 5 minutes’ down the road from Newport, 6 miles from Weston Park.

The Fox

Pave Lane, Chetwynd Aston, Newport, TF10 9LQ

Contact +44 1952815940
Reservations +44 1952476834

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Customer reviews for The Fox

4.3 (((() (based on 60 reviews)
95% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • dinner (45)
  • lunch (41)
  • large parties (21)
  • views (16)
  • value (15)
  • private dining (12)
  • romantic (12)
  • trendy (12)
  • business (11)
  • child friendly (11)
  • al fresco (10)
  • afternoon tea (9)
  • breakfast (2)
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  • luxury (1)
  • ((((* 27 April 2016 by Roger Thompson from Codsall

    We had a very relaxing lunch with 4 friends. The food was very good as usual and the staff very friendly and helpful.

  • ((((( 24 April 2016 by Kim Le patourel from Muxton

    Lovely country pub, excellent staff, delicious food and a good variety of drinks. You couldn't ask for more!

  • ((((( 24 April 2016 by Rebecca Stanford from Chetwynd Aston

    We all had a lovely meal, the service was brilliant and the food was spot on. The only thing was the drinks board was not up to date.

  • ((((( 17 April 2016 by Wayne Gaskell from Newport

    Fantastic steak and ale pie, you must try that. And the lemon cheesecake was so light and refreshing.

  • ((((( 16 April 2016 by Judy Williams from Stone

    Food always good
    Hake exceptional this time, beautifully cooked and presented.
    Service good, not intrusive.
    Nice environment. One of our favourite restaurants

  • ((((( 10 April 2016 by Katie Ford from Newport

    beautiful surroundings with open fires & traditional old ales etc / great customer service & the best food available.

  • ((((* 8 April 2016 by Ann Dewhurst from Telford

    A lovely country pub. Spotlessly clean. Nice loos. Always friendly, helpful but professional staff. Food of above average quality and priced accordingly. We always use The Fox for special occasions and entertaining guests. Always warm and comfortable. Especially nice outside in the Summer months.
    The sea bass with pepper sauce was excellent, as was my dessert of lemon cheesecake with rhubarb and custard ice cream on freshly stewed rhubarb.

  • ((((( 7 April 2016 by Victoria Phillips from Newport

    Always great food here. Beautiful countryside pub to escape to.

  • ((((( 4 April 2016 by Peter Barnett from Penkridge

    Excellent service. Great food. Relaxed atmosphere. Lots of room. Clean bright interior.
    Not our first visit will not be the last.

  • ((((* 3 April 2016 by Vincent from London

    My only criticism of the Fox, which I have visited many times, is that on arrival my wife and I, quite often, have been left standing at the bar, sometimes for 5 minutes or so, whilst bar staff whizz to and fro heads firmly fixed in a forward position and ignoring us. The Fox needs a dedicated receptionist to book people in and get them to their tables.
    Otherwise the service and food is generally excellent which is why we continue to visit monthly when we make regular visits to Shropshire.

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