Tucked away in Kislingsbury, just 4 miles outside of Northampton town centre, The Cromwell Cottage is a beautiful country pub, fantastic because you don’t have to travel out of the way from the city to get here. Take a walk by the River Nene before stopping by for some delicious food to unwind. This relaxing village pub is well worth a visit for city dwellers wanting to get away, so bring along your partner or family for a pleasant escape.
The Cromwell Cottage is housed within a historic building, used by Oliver Cromwell as a hideout in the 1600s. Beautifully restored, it still has classic features, with a red brick exterior and a cosy interior. The bar area has comfortable armchairs and a warming ambience, while the dining area is lavishly decorated, with pattered green dining chairs that add a contemporary ambience. With two al fresco dining areas, relaxed benches that are great if you’re grabbing a drink and lovely tables that allow for a true dining experience, there’s enough choice to ensure that this restaurant is suitable for all occasions.
The Cromwell Cottage offer a variety of options, with a choice of lunch, dinner, Sunday lunch and a special children’s menu to ensure there’s something for everyone. A meal here might begin with a Box-Baked Camembert to share if you’re dining with a group or Scallops of the Day if you’re ordering individual starters and fancy some fresh seafood. Main courses include a King Prawn, Crab and Chorizo Linguine, a flavoursome pasta dish with a chilli kick, and a Mushroom, Feta and Onion Tart served with a fresh side salad. For something lighter, order the Seasonal Salad, with the option to add indulgent lobster tail if you want something more substantial. The choice of European dishes with imaginative twists is sure to impress, making this a lovely choice for celebrations or corporate meals.
If you want to escape from the city, The Cromwell Cottage in Kislingsbury, Northamptonshire is a really great choice. The outdoor benches are a lovely place to dine with children in the warmer months and the pleasant dining room is fantastic for romantic dates.