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11 High Street, Milford on Sea, New Forest National Park, Lymington SO41 0QF, England
+44 01590 645300
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Wed - Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Pizza, British, Café, Bistro
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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amersham
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

not showy but this place has a great relaxed style and you always feel very welcome. Awesome pizzas ( I do not like pizzas normally) and numerous other dishes with a difference. Try the meaty pan or the fishy pan. Good atmosphere and a great little outdoors space where our dachshund is made welcome. We love places like this where... More 

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England
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Nice and casual, reasonable food, good price, value for money, pleasant staff, convenient central location in Milford-on-Sea.

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Halifax
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Great to go to a restaurant that has it's own style. Lots of different choices, excellent staff who look after you really well

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We stayed at the Beach House Hotel which is a 5 minute walk to The Raft. The food, atmosphere, service were excellent. It was a real delight and not a million miles away from what we would experience in Shoreditch. Well done the Raft.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

The raft tempted us inside with its shabby chic decor and inviting feel from the street. Immediately we were welcomed by a super friendly and smiley chap who told us to sit wherever we would like, so obviously we chose the comfy looking mismatched armchairs by the decorative log burner with fairy lights inside! We had a look at the... More 

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Northamptonshire
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111 reviews 111 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Interesting place with good interaction. We had the fishy pan which was a nice combination of haddock, cod cheeks, salmon, a prawn and mussels in a tasty sauce. It was pretty good, but the absence of finger bowls was a basic error for this type of dish. You might go to this restaurant for its slightly quirky (for Milford) decor... More 

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Lymington, United Kingdom
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165 reviews 165 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This restaurant is relatively new to the area, and it was recommended by a friend who went there for lunch. I was seeking an evening meal, and so it seemed a good idea to give it a try. I couldn't have chosen a more wet and wild night to visit, and as such, when entering the restaurant it did feel... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We booked this restaurant based on the great reviews on Trip Advisor and when we walked in we were really impressed. Great atmosphere on a Saturday night and we loved the decor. The menu was pretty nice and we had a sharing platter with some sort of hummus and baba ganoush. This was a bit odd as it was more... More 

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Hove, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

A gem of a restaurant. The atmosphere was lively and friendly, the decor and furnishings attractive, lots of white wood, evocative of New England, the menu nicely balanced, the food very tasty, I shared a 'blue fin' plank - a selection of whitebait, calamari and prawns with tartare sauce and sweet chilli dips, then a huge portion of mussels cooked... More 

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Milford on Sea, United Kingdom
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110 reviews 110 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This is our local restaurant and therefore we visit quite regularly. We love the atmosphere and although the menu does not change much there is enough choice for everyone. Denny, the owner, gives a big welcome to everyone and is always pleased to see his regulars. Everyone who visits Milford should try this restaurant, unpretentious, welcoming, good food and wine,... More 

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Additional Information about The Raft

Address: 11 High Street, Milford on Sea, New Forest National Park, Lymington SO41 0QF, England
Phone Number: +44 01590 645300
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest National Park  >  Lymington  >  Milford on Sea
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Pizza, British, Café, Bistro

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