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Ascough's Bistro

24-26 St. Marys Road, Market Harborough LE16 7DU, England
+44 1858 466966
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (11 reviews)
“scallops” (37 reviews)
“pork” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24-26 St. Marys Road, Market Harborough LE16 7DU, England
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Reviewed today

Our special treat is a meal at Ascoughs and as it was our anniversary we booked well in advance. As we sat waiting for our table we fell in to chatting to, who we found out later, was the owner and told him that we...More

Thank MallinTilton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Blimey is it that rough and tough to work here that friendly staff smiling is too much to hope for? The environment is odd; it turned out to be a night of uninspired food served in a drained swimming pool. The food was ok but...More

2  Thank Badger0777
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for lunch today after checking TripAdvisor to see what ought to be good. Ascough's really did live up to its number one rating. We had the two course lunch - they don't suggest anything else which is nice, as you can be made...More

1  Thank Koshkha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went as a group of 16 for 3 course Xmas dinner. The service was great. The food was really well presented and very good quality. Nice relaxed environment too.

Thank angela p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have never been to Ascough's before, so was unsure what to expect. The restaurant itself is spacious and decorated pleasantly. We were welcomed and drinks orders were taken promptly upon arrival. We all had two courses of food which cost £19 per head. I...More

Thank HelzR35
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my friend ate here on Friday night. The table was booked for 9pm as that was the only time available. We both had starter and main. Everything was delicious and you really taste the many different flavours in each dish. Service was unfaultable...More

Thank Louise N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ascough's never disappoints for service and quality food. The menu changes monthly. You can choose from two or three well varied courses. The drinks menu is extensive and priced from reasonable for house wine to much more. The atmosphere is genteel. Thoroughly recommend you try!...More

Thank Harborough71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us went for lunch on a Saturday and the place was busy,always a good sign. The lunch menu was extremely good value and certainly no drop in standards from the evening service. I would certainly recommend!

Thank blufox8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked here after lots of recommendations for our friends 40th birthday present. We decided to book the taster menu. The staff were very friendly and we didn't have to wait too long between each course (8!) the food was amazing, using all local produce....More

Thank ned0610
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for my birthday and the food was really delicious, the pudding was to die for! Great service too!

Thank Tsunami-uk
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Joel A
Does this restaurant have a bar or seating area to have drinks before the meal?
5 January 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from RolandPJ | Reviewed this property |
It does!
Annette P
Is it open for Sunday lunch?
4 January 2017|
Response from Tracey P | Reviewed this property |
Hi It's open Tuesday until Saturday, I would check the website, as may be changed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24-26 St. Marys Road, Market Harborough LE16 7DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Market Harborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1858 466966
  • E-mail
Situated in the picturesque town of Market Harborough, Ascough’s offers a stylish and relaxed dining experience. Ascough’s prides itself on serving delicious contemporary dishes and producing everything on the premises from bread and biscuits to ice creams and sorbets. The reasonably set lunch and evening menus offer an excellent array of meat, fish and vegetarian options that will stretch your imagination but not the purse strings. So whether you’re planning an intimate meal for two, a friendly get together, special occasion or even a wedding breakfast, Ascough’s is the perfect venue and always look forward to welcoming you and members of your company.
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