December 5, 2020

Popular Ilkley pub re-opens with stunning new look

The Fox in Ilkley has received a stunning refurbishment, re-opening to guests with a new look on Saturday 20th October.

The Fox on Bradford Road, located in the heart of the village of Menston, has undergone a significant investment, its largest to date, that has given the popular eating and drinking spot a more modern, stylish and contemporary feel.

General Manager, Heather, has been with the team six months and has become a familiar face in the local area. She commented: “The Fox is a hugely popular pub and provides a hub for the local community so we’re really excited to be part of the team as it begins its next chapter.

“Our stunning changes have allowed us to create a modern, open and stylish look and feel to the pub – making it the ideal spot for friends and family to get together. We have loved unveiling the brand-new pub to guests!”

As part of the refurbishment, the pubs indoor and outdoor spaces have received an extensive makeover. It has also grown its team with several new roles. As part of this, The Fox has welcomed new Head Chef Adam Lidestr, and Sous Chef Connor Tracey, who together have over seven years industry experience.

Guests to the pub are able to enjoy the seasonal menu featuring mouth-watering, freshly prepared dishes including, sweet chilli king prawn rolls, lamb rack, lamb koftas, vegan mezze platter and an exciting new range of desserts including a delicious chocolate and peanut bomb.

The Fox has also introduced a special Instagram feature to the pub, specifically designed for those who love to share the perfect picture.

The pub re-opened its doors to the public on Saturday 20th October. Visit or for more details.