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Hare and Hounds

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Bar, British, Pub
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Durstan | Hampshire SO416AL, New Forest, Lymington, England
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11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

lovely friendly pub, tasty well priced & big portions. Real fire, Can not go wrong, a must visit ;-)

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Thank Josie_HarrisonMarks
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wide selection available from menu and specials board and great portion size, well cooked and nicely presented by friendly staff. Just try it. You won't be disappointed.

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Thank GranGreen
Hastings, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Great place to eat book two nights in a row as really lovely food and dog friendly. Food choose very wide and size of the meal so if smaller portion needed it's there. The place was really Busy so I would suggest that you book if you want a table with the dog . Will definitely go again when I... More 

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Thank Spice2uk
Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Ate here on a cold Saturday afternoon after a lovely walk in the forest, roaring open fires, friendly staff and great pub grub! Would recommend.

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Thank jackjohnson9799
Suffolk
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349 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We had to book here because it was full on our first visit, the portions are a bit too large, tasty homemade food, good choice of drinks

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Thank Jacqueline C
East Sussex, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Had another good meal, we have been here a few times when visiting the area. We booked table in advance as it's so popular. Staff friendly, plenty of menu choices,a list of specials available.

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Thank pauliney924
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Went here at the weekend as we were down for a friend's wedding. We had a 2 course meal which was lovely I had whitebait and then salmon with new potatoes and veg. My husband also had whitebait and then a ribeye steak with fries and veg.had a lovely bottle of shirts to complement the meal.

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Thank ann h
Gainsborough, England, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Never fails to deliver on taste and quality. One of our favourite eateries anywhere. Could do with a couple more deserts that cater for those that don't want alcohol, but that's just being picky because it's all good otherwise.

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Thank Elizabeth F
Dunstable, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Excellent place to eat and have a drink, everyone made very welcome, staff very polite and helpful, we sat outside at the front as it was a lovely afternoon and our friend is disabled, we had a lovely meal.

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Thank daphn-adams
Olney, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

The Hare and Hounds is a good old-fashioned pub with nice food and a good range of beers and ciders. Go for their basics rather than the more flashy stuff!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Durstan | Hampshire SO416AL, New Forest, Lymington, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Lymington

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?