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Foxton Locks Inn

Foxton Locks Lower Lock Gumley Road, Foxton, Market Harborough LE16 7RA, England
+44 116 279 1515
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Foxton Locks Lower Lock Gumley Road, Foxton, Market Harborough LE16 7RA, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Called in had a very nice time. Very good choice of refreshments nice menu. Will call in again when next in the area. Plessent walk along the locks.

Thank Carl W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoy walks along the canal and have popped in here on occasion. Our latest, and last, time was typical and why we will not bother again. We wanted to have a drink and a light meal. However the emphasis is very much on pre-booked...More

Thank sbj681
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice menu with plenty of choice, nothing fancy just nice pub grub. Lovely views on a beautiful autumn day. I would imagine in the summer the experience would be very different. Reasonable prices, good service with pleasant staff.

Thank Ali C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A welcome revisit but sadly without the jazz band this time. A lovely setting with views over the canal, more restaurant than pub, you get seated and your order is taken. We shared a baked camembert and had to order extra bread to cope with...More

Thank tyketyke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst our meal was ok we felt let down by the incredibly slow service. This wouldn’t have felt as bad if we’d been warned of possible delays. We’d happily visit Foxton Locks again but are more likely to try one of the nearby establishments.

Thank Iona007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sat in conservatory for lunch with view over canal junction. Pleasant surroundings, efficient and friendly service, good choice of food from baguettes to light bites and full meals. Some imaginative meals, different to the usual pub menus, some unusual vegetarian dishes. All food tasted great,...More

Thank steveH51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely meal here on a friday evening in October. It was quiet, but the staff were really friendly and the food was lovely. Definitely recommend the liver, bacon and mash.

Thank Lies4living
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our day at the locks Lunch midweek and the restaurant was not too busy Table service with the drinks arriving promptly The meal followed which was acceptable You have to accept that at this beautiful place you are a captive audience we thought the...More

Thank Jeff E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go here a lot on a Friday for the jazz always busy, the menu has changed with no notice , but what a difference. The set price menu offers good value for money , we did not try it but will be on our...More

Thank simionjones
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with family - took a long time to get served - menu looks great and seemed very imaginative. When the food arrived the portions were small (this was from the regular menu not the lunchtime set menu which states that the portions are...More

Thank 31don74
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Amiee B
21 February 2018|
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Response from Sulleysgirl58 | Reviewed this property |
This was a totally wonderful place - families, couples, pets! I couldn't think of a more welcoming place in the whole world.
27 May 2017|
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Response from andrew_jmdata | Reviewed this property |
Communication from this part of Leicestershire is only on tin cans and string. It's a lovely place though. Great views and lovely local villages. A heap of rich industrial history at the locks. We have been to one of the... More
24 February 2017|
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Response from Murphysdi | Reviewed this property |
They certainly had vegetarian options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Foxton Locks Lower Lock Gumley Road, Foxton, Market Harborough LE16 7RA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Market Harborough  >  Foxton
  • Phone Number: +44 116 279 1515
  • E-mail
The Foxton Locks Inn is a popular location for food and drink. A recent winner of the Leicestershire Tourism Awards 'best pub' category it is a well visited site especially in the summer months and at the weekends. It's large beer garden can accommodate hundreds in the summer with views over the water. It also has a separate function room available for private parties.
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