Pub gardens in Northamptonshire

Posted 7th July 2023

Calling all beer enthusiasts, sun worshippers, and lovers of all things pub related!

Sunny season is officially on the way, and what better way to spend your day than chilling in the sunshine at your favourite pub?

Whether you’re looking to hang out with mates or somewhere to take the family, there’s something for everyone. Here are some pub gardens to head to this summer…

The Plough at Shutlanger

The award-winning pub is situated in the quaint village of Shutlanger. Their beautiful courtyard allows you to enjoy delicious food in the sunshine. Plus, it’s kid and dog friendly! The menu includes incredible dishes and we’d highly recommend their burgers!

The Windhover

The Windhover is another popular location in Northampton and has attracted even more visitors since its refurbishment last year. Not only will you enjoy the decor, but the food is just as impressive! A great place to visit on a sunny day.

The Cromwell Cottage, Kislingbury

The loved cosy pub in Kislingbury is a wonderful spot for alfresco dining and drinks. With everything from cocktails, to fine wines and a tasty menu, this pub never disappoints. They also offer colouring to keep the little ones entertained.

The Tollemache Arms

The Tolly is an award-winning popular pub based in Harrington. Their pub garden is huge and has an incredible view of lots of greenery. It’s a fantastic place to chill out and switch off whilst taking in these gorgeous views. Their drinks menu is plentiful and their menu never fails to impress.

The Fox and Hounds, Harlestone

The gorgeous Fox and Hounds in Harlestone is another favourite pub amongst locals in Northampton. Whether you want to admire the interior or take in the garden view, it sure won’t disappoint. You could also visit here for a refreshing drink after taking a walk through Harlestone Firs.

The Narrow Boat – Weedon

The Narrow Boat has a beautiful canal-side beer garden which is the best spot in the area on a sunny day. Enjoy award-winning food or just sit back, relax and enjoy the boats as they go by.

The Navigation – Stoke Bruerne

This beautiful riverside pub is a great way to take in the beauty of Northamptonshire. This is a popular stop amongst walkers around the local area. Add this one to the list for something scenic and enjoy a drink canal-side.

The Brampton Halt – Chapel Brampton

If you’ve ever visited the Brampton Halt then you’ll know just how large this garden is. It’s a great place to let the kids run around and it comes with a lovely view across the lake.

The Sun Inn – Hardingstone

The Sun Inn is a loved village pub that serves food and refreshing drinks with a patio garden. There’s a play area for families which is great if you’re taking the kids along. Oh, and their cocktails of the week are delicious!

 The World’s End

The famous World’s End is a family and dog-friendly pub and has a play area to keep the little ones entertained. They serve delicious food along with refreshing drinks that’ll keep you hydrated this summer.

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