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Fox & Hounds

37 Marsh Lane, Eckington S21 5RH, England
+44 1246 488850
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good14%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible21%
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
37 Marsh Lane, Eckington S21 5RH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just been to the Fox & Hounds at Eckington to meet some friends for tea and a catch up. Chose this place mainly due to the children's play area in the beer garden. Kids loved it and it was nice for us to be able...More

Thank Emma K
Reviewed February 18, 2018

Went with my wife prior to going to City Players, at 5.30pm it was quiet as you would expect, staff were very welcoming and friendly, so despite being quiet a good feel to the place. Real ale choice, which always gets the thumbs up, Cocker...More

Thank teepeeDerbyshire
Reviewed February 14, 2018

Had a couple of lovely Sunday lunches at the Fox. The staff are lovely and welcoming and you can take your pooch to meet the others there.

Thank dazzaswfc
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

We called into the Fox and Hounds on a rainy Sunday for an afternoon meal. The dinner was fantastic. We returned later in the week for an another, this time the service was atrocious. 2 hours for a deep fried starter and mains from the...More

Thank bigskodes
Reviewed December 15, 2017

Just returned home from a visit to Fox & Hounds for Xmas lunch. It was first class traditional Xmas lunch. We had 3 courses and all excellent quality. Everything home made, even the ice cream served with the deserts. We also received a complimentary presecco...More

Thank nanderbys
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

Visited the fox again for Sunday lunch today... best Sunday lunch this side of Sheffield... it's just like a proper home cooked dinner just like what you would get at your mams house! Everything is home cooked.. I had a beef dinner.. it came with...More

Thank CJP1991
Reviewed November 22, 2017

Brilliant old stone built pub, excellent traditional food for the price, friendly bar and waiting staff, huge selection of beers, wines and spirits with country views all around - perfect!

Thank Luke C
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Used to go in regular but haven't been for a while. We called in on Saturday afternoon for a late lunch, and wish we hadn't bothered. The bar service was fine, but the meals were poor, and that's being generous. The hunters chicken arrived on...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Family outing for Dad in Laws 85 th 8 inc 2 teenagers All had different meals ,some with starters and some with puddings and food was very good and reasonably priced

Thank steve r
Reviewed September 3, 2017

Called in unexpectedly today. Always drive past but never called in, that has now changed! A nice welcome from the gent behind the bar, told us best place to sit. A lovely olde worlde feel to the pub and it was clean and tables nicely...More

Thank Janet P
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March 25, 2018|
Response from CJP1991 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a music quiz on a Wednesday and a normal quiz on Sunday’s
July 11, 2017|
Response from CJP1991 | Reviewed this property |
They do a Sunday night quiz... starts 9ish.. we go every week
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:45 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Marsh Lane, Eckington S21 5RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Eckington
  • Phone Number: +44 1246 488850
  • E-mail
The Fox and Hounds is located on the Sheffield/Derbyshire border offering scenic views of the countryside. It is within walking distance of Eckington and Middle Handley and boasts an excellent sized beer garden including a child friendly play area. Our menu offers traditional homecooked food whilst continually changing our specials board in line with the seasons.
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