The Fat Fox Inn

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

13 Shirburn Street
Watlington
Oxfordshire
England
OX49 5BU

The Fat Fox Inn, Watlington

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The Fat Fox is an Inn offering a warm and welcoming atmosphere with wood burning stoves in the winter and a covered outdoor terrace for those hot summer days. All bedrooms are en-suite in a converted barn away from the hubbub of the bar area.

The Fat Fox Inn is located at the centre of the small market town of Watlington on the edge of the Chiltern Hills. The town is approximately 45 miles from London 13 miles from Oxford and 10 miles from Henley on Thames. It is therefore very much a home to commuters going to London and Oxford albeit it remains a self sufficient and thriving community.

In addition to being on the doorstep to the Chilterns it benefits from The Ridgeway a national trail running along the town?s west border. The pub has an attractive bar set next to an inglenook fire place with a wood burning stove and a newly developed dining room which is elegantly eclectic. To the rear of the property there is a converted coaching barn which houses seven of nine letting en-suite bedrooms.

Drinks and food are served in the bar whilst the dining room is reserved for diners only. We are very conscious that we make drinkers and diners feel equally welcome making a great effort to introduce those drinking alone into the general conversation no one is a stranger here for long. Having two distinctly differing areas to dine gives us the opportunity to satisfy different dining occasions.

The bar suits a quick informal meal for two or perhaps a large get together of old friends all of which may not wish to eat and would like to draw from the bar atmosphere. The dining room is ideal for couples who wish for greater intimacy or a special gathering with family and friends. Both the dining room and the bar offer an informal knowledgeable friendly service.

The staff do not wear a uniform dressing smartly but casually.

 3 star rating

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