The Fox Revived
“Good views, good food and good beer” - AA Inspector
A comfortable bar and a garden room with splendid views of the Surrey Hills are two reasons to visit the Fox Revived, with well-kept local ales like Surrey Hills Shere Drop and Hogsback TEA as further enticement should you need it. If you fancy taking in those views, stop for something to eat – maybe get things started with deep-fried Cornish brie, or sautéed scallops, with main courses like fish pie or pork and leek sausages with mash, buttered greens and onion gravy. A hot waffle with glazed bananas and rum and raisin ice cream will bring things to a satisfying conclusion.
- Children welcome
- Children's portions
- Open all year
- Wide selection of Ales
- Wide selection of ciders
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About the area
Surrey may be better known for its suburbia than its scenery, but the image is unjust. Over a quarter of the county’s landscapes are official Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and along the downs and the greensand ridge you can gaze to distant horizons with hardly a building in sight. This is one of England’s most wooded counties, and has more village greens than any other shire. You’ll find sandy tracks and cottage gardens, folded hillsides and welcoming village inns. There’s variety, too, as the fields and meadows of the east give way to the wooded downs and valleys west of the River Mole.
Of course there are also large built-up areas, mainly within and around the M25; but even here you can still find appealing visits and days out. On the fringe of Greater London you can picnic in Chaldon’s hay meadows, explore the wide open downs at Epsom, or drift idly beside the broad reaches of the stately River Thames. Deep in the Surrey countryside you’ll discover the Romans at Farley Heath, and mingle with the monks at England’s first Cistercian monastery. You’ll see buildings by great architects like Edwin Lutyens and Sir George Gilbert Scott, and meet authors too, from John Donne to Agatha Christie.
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