Fox & Hounds Christmas Common, Watlington, Oxfordshire, OX49 5HL
Phone: 01491 612599


Historic country pub in the heart of the Chiltern Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with a cosy traditional interior, attentative friendly service and a sophisticated menu including fresh local produce and game as well as delicious homemade vegan food.

We serve home cooked food and drinks every day from 1200 pm in a fine casual atmosphere.

Our 500-year-old pub is situated on the top of Watlington Hill in the heart of the natural landscapes of the Chilterns. We welcome fine diners, walkers, cyclists, families, locals, day visitors and dogs exploring the Chiltern Hills.

The Fox & Hounds at Christmas Common is your ideal destination for a day out in the countryside. Only 45 minutes from West London.


The "Top Fox", as it is affectionately known, has been a pub for over 500 years and is an excellent venue to wile away the hours, with a pint of one of our excellent Real Ales, a glass of wine, a small snack or veritable feast. Offering a wide variety of dishes, all cooked with locally sourced produce. Visit us today and try our menu!

Our Kitchen is open everyday from 12-2.30 for lunch and 6.30-8.30 for dinner. Except Sunday which is only open for lunch.

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