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The Old Beams Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Ibsley, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 3PP, England
+44 1425 473387
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“pudding” (18 reviews)
“pork belly” (5 reviews)
“salmon” (5 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Ibsley, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 3PP, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

we were 8 to have lunch here, and although the service was a little slow the meal was nice. we had scampi, and fish and chips, plus salmon - which was presented beautifully. the scampi was great although I would have had a pie had...More

1  Thank serena99
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying locally (self catering), but noble fellow that I am, I will not let my wife cook on these breaks. Hence we arrived on a nasty, wet, windy evening about 7o'clock: but what a welcome!!! Smiles all round, and a pleasant "good evening"...More

1  Thank fredandmay
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived here on Sunday about 2pm on the back of having had a good Sunday lunch here back in August.. However our experience this time was such that we WILL NOT BE returning.. We had both decided to have the carvery but when I...More

Thank funmunkie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time visit and was not disappointed. Lovely venue and food with good service and reasonably priced, great carvery. Polite staff with accommodating and friendly landlord. Well worth a visit whatever the occasion

1  Thank KSM868
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food at reasonable prices. Service quick and welcome great. Plenty of parking and they're open in the afternoon when other pubs stop serving food at 2pm. Their lamb shank is really tender and juicy. My husband had sirloin steak and he said it was...More

1  Thank JOJO785
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a Sunday afternoon before Christmas and the kitchen seemed to be having a hard time. We waited a long time for our food. No big problem as the atmosphere was cosy. My rating would have been higher but for the lacklustre vegetarian options....More

Thank Nigel F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I visited The old beams earlier in the year (2017) and found it boring unwelcoming and dull. However, friends of ours had gone there recently and said that it had new management in place who were amazing and that it had completely...More

Thank Nicksurgeon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Old Beams tonight to see Nia Nicholls perform (she was excellent!) Lovely to see a real fire, and there was a friendly atmosphere. Will definitely try the food next time.

1  Thank Pelican99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't usually write reviews (although I read them!) but my family had Christmas Day lunch here. I can't deny there is some tlc required to the outside and parts of bar but the dining room was welcoming, pretty and festive. The tables had little 'extras'...More

1  Thank Karen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked for a family Sunday lunch on the 17th December and so pleased we did. The food, staff and atmosphere were nothing short of amazing - we received a warm welcome, excellent service by friendly and attentive staff, it was a busy day but nothing...More

1  Thank Michelle151273
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Response from AlcatrazGroup | Property representative |
Hello Kath, Yes, we allow dogs in Bar Area. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ibsley, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 3PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Ringwood
  • Phone Number: +44 1425 473387
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