Contact & Info

The Red Fox
Liverpool Rd
Thornton Hough
CH64 7TL

Tel: 0151 353 2920

Email: [email protected]


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Local Attractions

There's plenty to do in the area, you could make a day of it and visit a local attraction before or after you come to see us.

Fieldcrest Gardens

Fieldcrest, Thornton Common Road, Thornton Hough, Wirral, CH63 0LT

Tel: 0151 334 8878 |

Whether you're a complete beginner or an experienced gardener, there's something for everyone at Fieldcrest Garden. The beautiful setting and informal atmosphere will provide you with an inspiring and relaxing outing - and teach you something new as well.

From the Red Fox - about 2 miles to/from Fieldcrest Gardens.

Wirral Country Park

Station Road, Thurstaston, Merseyside, CH61 0HN.

Tel: 0151 648 4371 |

Open year round.

An 11km walking and cycling track with stunning coastal views.

From the Red Fox - about 5 and a half a miles to/from Wirral Country Park.

Wirral Beaches

Up and down the Wirral

Wirral is proud of three beautiful beaches featured in the Good Beach Guide - Meols, Moreton and Red Rocks.

Antony Gormley Sculptures

Mariners Road, Crosby Beach, Liverpool, Merseyside, L23 6SX

Another Place by Antony Gormley - website

Open year round.

Spectacular life size cast iron sculptures of men staring out to sea designed to question man's relationship with nature. A bit of a drive but if you're in the area for a couple of days, is worth a drive.

From the Red Fox - about 20 miles to/from Antony Gormley Sculptures.

Chester Zoo

Chester Zoo, Upton-by-Chester, Chester, CH2 1LH

Tel: 01244 380280 |

Open year round; times vary according to season.

The UK's most popular Zoo with over 11000 animals - made all the more popular by the recent BBC adaptation "our Zoo"

From the Red Fox - about 12 miles to/from Chester Zoo.

Thornton Hall Hotel

Thornton Hall Hotel & Spa, Neston Road, Thornton Hough, Wirral, CH63 1JF

Tel: 0151 336 3938 |

Just down the road from the pub, a four star hotel and spa with stunning facilities.

Blue Planet Aquarium

Longlooms Rd, Cheshire Oaks, Ellesmere Port CH65 9LF

Tel: 0151 357 8804 |

Open 10am to 5pm Monday to Friday and 10am to 6pm on weekends.

Home to Europe's largest collection of sharks.

From the Red Fox - about 10 miles to/from Blue Planet Aquarium.

Chester, Liverpool and Cheshire Oaks.

The Red Fox is located within a 20 minute or so drive of the popular cities of Chester and Liverpool as well as being a similar distance from the Cheshire Oaks shopping village. Easily close enough to tag on a well earned pub visit after your day out.


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Opening times

DayOpenElevensesDaily menu
Monday10am - 11pm10am - 12noon12noon - 9:30pm
Tuesday10am - 11pm10am - 12noon12noon - 9:30pm
Wednesday10am - 11pm10am - 12noon12noon - 9:30pm
Thursday10am - 11pm10am - 12noon12noon - 9:30pm
Friday10am - 11pm10am - 12noon12noon - 10pm
Saturday10am - 11pm10am - 12noon12noon - 10pm
Sunday10am - 10:30pm10am - 12noon12noon - 9pm

Meal Tickets

Following a small hiatus on issuing Meal Tickets whilst we were just trading outside, they are now back.

As a little reminder, a Meal Ticket is received for each main course or light bite purchased at full price. Six tickets can then be exchanged for any main course up to £12 from Monday to Thursday (excluding Bank Holidays, set menus, ticketed events and click and collect). For full terms and conditions, please click here.

Expiry date extension: As it was not possible to redeem Meal Tickets throughout a lot of 2020, tickets with a November 2020 expiry date will be accepted up until November 18th, 2021.

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