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Verveine Fishmarket Restaurant

98 High Street, New Forest, Lymington SO41 0QE, England
+44 1590 642176
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
98 High Street, New Forest, Lymington SO41 0QE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a find - a chic modern restaurant behind the fishmongers. Sally/Ben was right - trust us she said - we will bring you the best fish we have today. Lobster, sea trout, turbot with Alsace bacon - all beautifully presented with wonderful flavours, followed...More

1  Thank Ruaidhre B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stumbled across this place by accident. It is truly unique - an amazing experience. There is no menu, you are just asked if you have any allergies or dislikes. The meals are then freshly prepared for you depending on what is freshly caught that day....More

1  Thank ferret18
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was not the first time that we have eaten at Verveine's, previously selecting from their unique and interesting, 'choose a fish, choose a garnish' menu, which we have loved. We were surprised then, to be told as we were seated that the restaurant was...More

1  Thank JonnyBurton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have never been to Verveine for dinner before so decided to take Kate there this week. What a wonderful surprise. You have no choice of what you are to eat! Only the choice of two, four, six, eight or ten courses. You are entirely...More

2  Thank Sebastian C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We treated ourselves:; we live nearby but have not visited before. The restaurant was busy but the service was excellent. We chose from the menu and were delighted with the dishes chosen. The atmosphere bistro like and the tables rather close together. Probably not so...More

Thank Purple_J_12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have the tasting menu - really great, really cares and passion offers value for money when you consider the quality

1  Thank P6727RGpaul
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

my wife (chef) and I visited today for lunch both loved it. yes a little expensive but quality dosent come cheap. the side vegetable dish could have been a bit bigger but hey still 5 stars from us. As for the "Terrible" reviews stick to...More

1  Thank Garyboneill O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the three course set lunch which was competitively priced and accompanied by homemade bread and a delicious appetiser. The food was exceptionally well presented and cooked beautifully with the portion sizes just right for lunch. Well done!

1  Thank Stainlesteve
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

It looks like a fish mongers place. The name of the place is written in chalk on the blackboard. You have to go thru the fish monger area. Then you are greeted by host to escorts you to your table. You pass the chefs in...More

Thank hfbt58
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fab place for fish dishes and not only ! Been there a few times before, exceptional dining experience

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Carol S
9 February 2017|
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Response from RichardSS18 | Reviewed this property |
Poole Station (Platform 1) Take a South West Train towards London Waterloo Get off at New Milton Walk for 2 mins to Whitefield Road Terminus Take an X1 bus towards Lymington Get off at the bus shelter in Milford... More
Ian C
26 July 2016|
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Response from SwayRanger | Reviewed this property |
Sry but they do not allow dogs in the restaurant
17 June 2016|
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Response from SwayRanger | Reviewed this property |
Their is no car park just for the restaurant but there is plenty of road side parking close to it within close walking distance. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 24 - US$ 79
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 High Street, New Forest, Lymington SO41 0QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Lymington  >  Milford on Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 642176
  • E-mail
Verveine is both a traditional village fishmonger and a fine dining restaurant that specialises in fresh fish and shellfish that are caught in the UK shores. We are a multi award-winning restaurant with the accolades of 'best restaurant' and 'chef of the year' for 2011, 'chef of the year', 'best local menu' and 'best customer service' 2012 by Hampshire Life magazine.
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