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Ascough's Bistro

24-26 St. Marys Road, Market Harborough LE16 7DU, England
+44 1858 466966
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (15 reviews)
“scallops” (43 reviews)
“pork” (25 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 4 days ago via mobile

We just love Ascoughs but hadn’t been for a few months, the menu for the month is online so you can see what’s different and I’m always spoilt for choice ! We did try the tasting menu a few months ago, 7 sumptuous courses for...More

Thank Clive H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An absolutely stunning lunch yet again. Thank Ascoughs, you didnt dissapoint. The food was presented beautifully & tasted divine. Cannot fault a thing. Local coffee to complete the meal with a homemade shortbread. The finer details don't go unnoticed.

Thank MrsTMrT
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went over to Market Harborough to see friends who had booked us in to Ascoughs for Lunch. Our first time there. We can't fault it. The Staff gave us a welcoming reception. We had two courses each, all of which were perfect. Good atmosphere in...More

Thank Treval2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch at Ascoughs last Friday, as good as ever. Restaurant nicely busy & buzzing for a lunchtime, made to feel welcome on arrival. Excellent menu, decided on scallops & plaice myself & my husband went for scallops & lamb. Sincerely lamb was the best...More

Thank Liz A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely lunch. The food was excellent and we had a friendly table service. However, unlike most of the reviews, I cannot give any more than 3 stars. After paying our bill, with a tip included, I was presented back with a tray...More

5  Thank Simon D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Impeccable Service and superb food. Everything was perfect, the food, the service and the dining room. We enjoyed English wines with our lunch, amazing lunch, definitely on a par with any Michelin restaurant I’ve dined at. Comfortable seating and soft lighting add up to a...More

1  Thank JBrabusLimes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first time going to this bistro and had been booked by freinds for a group meal. Our booking was quite late on 915pm in a Saturday evening The restaurant was moderately busy we arrived and were seated quickly. And our orders taken...More

1  Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is simply amazing, I have eaten here so many times and really love it. The food menu changes each month which keeps it fresh so you just want to keep coming back. Service is always excellent.

Thank Katrinaf1972
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been a couple of times, food is always amazing, service is good and really not too expensive. Wish they would improve their rum selection though.

Thank Alexander S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Saturday lunch, a warm welcome and promptly seated, plenty of time to look at the menu and discuss with our friends all the many delicious sounding dishes, a bottle of Bachus English wine, absolutely stunning, with much discussion we all choose from a very seasonal...More

Thank Leicschapfoodie
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February 24, 2018|
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Response from elmakes | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I can't recall seeing children when we had lunch there, but it is quite a specialised menu and I don't remember seeing a separate childrens one, I would call and ask, they are very friendly, we had to ask questions about... More
Alec T
February 1, 2018|
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Response from kevinhJ2539IF | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Sue
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January 5, 2017|
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Response from RolandPJ | Reviewed this property |
It does!
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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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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