Our Pubs

As we’re sure you know, pubs could open from the 4th July 2020 after a forced closure due to COVID-19.

Many of our pubs are now open but we recommend you check the pub’s website or social media accounts to check the details as there may be reduced opening hours.

Things are subject to change and as pubs find their way in these uncertain times, we ask for your patience and to check each pub’s social media accounts for the latest news.

Fat Fox

Serves Food
Hold a party 
Stay the night 
Places to Walk
Garden / Patio
Family friendly
Sports free zone 
Dog friendly 
Park the car
Wifi access 
Get directions Call 01491 613040

Current Opening Times

Mon – Thu 8am – 11pm, Fri & Sat 8am – 12am, Sun 8am – 10.30pm

Food times: Mon – Thu 12pm – 2.30pm & 6.30pm – 9pm, Fri & Sat 12pm – 2.30pm & 6.30pm – 9.30pm, Sun 12pm – 3pm & 7pm – 9pm


Situated in the smallest market town in England between the Chiltern Hills and the Thames Valley, the Fat Fox Inn is a country inn with cosy bar, elegant dining room and nine attractive comfortable bedrooms. They have a friendly bar serving the three popular cask ales plus lagers, cider etc. They also have a comprehensive wine list with an impressive 16 wines available by the glass. The menu is essentially British using local 'in-season' ingredients reasonably priced. The Fat Fox holds a single AA Rosette and are listed in the Michelin Guide. They also appear in the Alastair Sawday 'Special Places to Stay' Guide.

Contact details

13 Shirburn Street, Watlington, Oxon, OX49 5BU

Run by
John Riddell

01491 613040