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Beefeater The Turnpike

Harpole restaurant details

Harpole Turn, Weedon Road




Opening times

Mon-Sat 11.30am - 11pm

Sun 12pm - 10.30pm



Function room

Live sport shown here

Breakfast serving times

6:30am - 10:30am
7am - 11am 

The menus



Christmas tastes better at Beefeater and it's time to start thinking about your festive celebrations. Our chefs have been really busy crafting this year's festive menus. From turkey with all the trimmings (or a vegan option) to desserts featuring the best-loved confectionery, there will be something for everyone at Beefeater this Christmas. Book now and join us for your Christmas celebrations this year.



Get together and get fired up at Beefeater! Our screens are perfect for sports lovers who want to kick back and watch the match, we've got live football showing all season.

Catch all the action on TNT Sports with live Premier League matches, UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, and UEFA Europa Conference League games.

We’re serving up delicious quality food and drinks plus good times! So join us before or after the game for some grill greats. We’ve got live sports sorted!


Book our function room by calling the restaurant or clicking on the email address below with the information required. 

Phone: 01604 832340 Email:

We'll need a minimum of 24 hours notice for function room bookings.

The Turnpike Beefeater grill restaurant in Harpole, Northamptonshire

Searching for a steak restaurant in Northampton? Nestled in the leafy, rural countryside of the East Midlands, you’ll find a location with a big vision and an acclaimed reputation. Steak that’s matured for at least 30 days is a staple to our winning recipes at The Turnpike Beefeater. Paired with world-inspired seasoning and flavours, explore steak that’s grilled to sheer perfection from a team of expert, self-confessed foodies. Pub classics, seafood and plant-based options are also available from our Beefeater menu.

Our team

We’re just so lucky to have the team we have at The Turnpike Beefeater. Every order we serve is meticulously crafted with care, starting at the source with our sustainably conscious producers. The same passion is passed down through each stage all the way to service – steak restaurants in Northampton really don’t get much better. From our chefs driving innovation with our menus, to our vibrant front of house team, where no task or request is outside their experience level, our dream team ensures you’re always smiling from start to finish.  

Our location

Conveniently located off the M1 on the west side of Northampton, The Turnpike Beefeater was once known as Tarry’s – after the individual that built it in the 1970s. Featuring charming exterior and interior woodwork, the aesthetic architecture is a real showstopper for guests upon arrival. Inside, décor is warm and stylish, offering casual dining in an atmosphere that’s heightened by our friendly service. Complete with a beer garden and pond, that’s perfect for a drink in the great outdoors during the warmer months. Our mixology experts have a refreshing, bespoke selection of drinks to cover you there! If you’re after restaurants or pubs with function rooms in Northampton, look no further. With space for up to 30 guests, we’re just the spot for your next meeting or family get-together.

Make sure to take a look at our offers page for all our latest deals and promotions.  

Why we love Harpole

An eclectic mix of culture-fuelled days out in Northampton and the surrounding areas await! After your meal, be sure to ask us for recommendations and we’ll happily steer you in the best direction for your interests. If you love walking through nature, travel just seven minutes by car to Harlestone Firs. Spread over 300 acres with canopy-high trees and parkland, this peaceful sanctuary for walkers, cyclists and joggers is a great way to unplug and allow nature to blow off the cobwebs. Any locomotive fans? The Northampton & Lamport Railway is a nostalgic throwback to the golden age of steam railways. Featuring a line that travels approximately 1½ miles from Pitsford and Brampton Station, get here in 15 minutes from our restaurant. Any royal history fans? A 12-minute drive away is Althorp, a peaceful Grade I location that Princess Diana once called home. Dating to 1508, this prominent stately home offers an excellent tour of its rooms – filled with some of Europe’s finest paintings, furniture and ceramics.

Simply a preview of what’s on offer, whoever your adventure companion or companions are, Northamptonshire – coupled with a steak experience here – is sure to create lasting memories you’ll cherish. 

Frequently asked questions

Our steaks are always popular! Our 10oz ribeye steaks are one of our tastiest cuts and, like all our steaks, they’re aged for a minimum of 30 days, grilled to perfection, packed with flavour and served with chunky triple-cooked chips, crispy flat mushrooms, juicy grilled tomatoes and peppercorn sauce. 

You can’t beat our Sunday lunches here at The Turnpike Beefeater. With our Sunday roasts you can choose from our specialty roast sirloin of beef, rump of lamb, half-roast chicken or butternut squash and ale pie, served with all the trimmings and our signature red wine gravy. You also get unlimited roast potatoes and other delicious extras.  

It’s got to be our Premier Inn Breakfast, which we serve at The Turnpike Beefeater – featuring a diverse selection of options that truly showcases the best of an English breakfast. That’s bacon, eggs cooked just how you like them, hash browns, black pudding, tea and coffee, toast and more. 

We’re totally family friendly and we can make your next meal out hassle-free. Our kids’ menu is full of dishes your children will love and our team are great with kids. Best of all, up to two kids can eat breakfast for free when an adult orders a Premier Inn Breakfast!  

From mid-week meals to special occasions, we welcome all kinds of group bookings at The Turnpike Beefeater. You can book tables for up to 16 people online through our website, or call us on 01604 832 340 to find out more about Beefeater group bookings in Harpole. If you’re booking for a group larger than 16, just give us a call or select ‘other’ as the number of guests you want to book for on our booking page to let us know. 

If we have space, we’ll always try and find a table for you. But we recommend booking ahead, especially at the weekend when we’re at our busiest.  

Outdoor dining might not be available at this location, but we’re sure you’ll find the perfect outdoor spot at another one of our restaurants offering al fresco options. Find a location from our full list of Beefeater restaurants with outdoor seating.  

Explore our Beefeater allergy and dietary information to find out everything about our menus before your visit.

If you’ve ever wondered what makes our food so delicious and where it comes from, go behind-the-scenes to learn all about our chefs and carefully selected producers. We’re passionate about our food at Beefeater, which is why we ensure only the best ingredients and care go into each and every recipe.  

Most of our Beefeater restaurants are accessible. As layouts and facilities can vary between restaurants, please contact our site directly if you have any specific questions about visiting this location – we’ll be happy to help.

Yes, we offer convenient parking facilities for our customers at The Turnpike Beefeater. Subject to location, pricing and parking durations may vary – so please check with us before arrival.

Wi-Fi is easy to access at most of our Beefeater restaurants. Connection speeds can vary, dependent on your chosen location.   

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