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Old Bedford Road | Rushmills, Northampton, England
+44 1604 630437
12:00 - 22:30
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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United Kingdom
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78 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went for lunch with friends on Wednesday. All ordered our food at the same time from the bar, wasn't a complicated order either we all ordered sandwiches. 2 of the sandwiches came out rather quickly and looked really nice. I was told when the waitress brought my friends food that mine would be "just a minute" , 20 minutes had... More 

Thank littleglobetrotter88
Level Contributor
37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I decided to have a late lunch/early tea, and called in at around 3.30pm. We were greeted very politely and ordered ham hock from the special winter menu. The food was served quite quickly and it was delicious, and plenty of it. We finished the meal off with a desert, and thoroughly enjoyed the experience, and had... More 

Thank Owenandrew
Northampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were greeted but a "stern looking" manager who informed us that there would be a 45 min wait despite the fact that the place looked relatively quiet. We walked out!

Thank deestn38
Northampton, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We said we would return after a great experience last time, so we did and were disappointed. Service was very slow considering it was a quiet Saturday lunchtime though in fairness when food finally arrived it was pretty good. We will.perhaps return but will give Spencer Arms a try next time.

Thank Kevin R
Northampton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I hadn't been to 'The Brit' in a long while so I was quite looking forward to seeing what all the fuss was about. Well, don't get too excited. Although I cannot fault our waitress what so ever, she had the busiest section in the place but always served us with a smile and was well mannered. The service was... More 

Thank ShirleyClioSinclair
England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely food and nicely decorated - went for Saturday lunch. Bar staff were incredibly slow - we stood at bar for over 10 minutes and it wasn't busy but didn't feel like any urgency in serving. Once we'd ordered food was quick in coming out but had to ask for cutlery as waitress had brought 3 of our meals and... More 

Thank 532SDreview
Level Contributor
25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought we would give The Britannia one last shot because it's close by, beautifully decorated and a nice atmosphere. The last 2 times we came the service was awful and on the last occasion they ran out of spoons so we were given forks to eat our icecream with. This time, the following happened: 1. We waited half an... More 

Thank Travelamos
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Well done to the staff team at The Brit for another great evening of dining and chatting with friends. The good was especially good as was the very affordable wine. We had a well appointed table for six; a lovely time was had by all.

Review collected in partnership with Greene King

Thank Blossom151
Level Contributor
3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Extremely dissatisfied with this gastro pub. Took over an hour for my second course to arrive, clearly they had lost my order. No offer to redress that situation, and to cap it off some part of the meal were wringing wet with oil. A real shame that this venue has so many guest that are just passing through that customer... More 

Thank Tom R
Northampton, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited the Britannia last night for Valentines. It has been a while since we have been and it was a little quieter than I thought it would have been on Velentines night. We chose the special Valentine set 4 course menu and it was fantastic. We had a lovely evening with hood service and great food.... More 

Thank Ian W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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
May be found under 'Chef & Brewer' or perhaps Weatherspoons

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?