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All 3 Woodgreen Restaurants

The Horse and Groom

High Street, Woodgreen, New Forest National Park SP6 2AS, England
1725 510 739
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Ranked #1 of 3 Restaurants in Woodgreen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $24
Cuisines: British
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Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Pub/Bar

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English first
Basingstoke
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

There was a beer festival, sort of, so no bitter available inside. Took ten minutes to get served so wasn't going to go outside to start again. Ordered lager. Wife tried outside..but nobody was serving outside. There were only three staff, trying hard, and they weren't coping. Menu was brief, not much more than cheese on toast or burger. "Burger"... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We invited friends over and decided to use the Horse and Groom as our meeting point. However our friends older teenage children checked out the Horse and Groom on their website, and weren't over enthused by the menu! Our family couldn't understand it as we've eaten here numerous times and thought the menu was quite good. The numbers dwindled down... More

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Yorkshire
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82 reviews 82 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We ate here twice last week because we had a cottage 100 yards away. It was no better than Ok to be honest. The menu was uninspiring and felt boring on the second visit. The bread on the chicken burger was half stale. The dauphinoise potatoes were very good, the veg cooked well but the lamb shank was a bit... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We returned to this pub for the 10th time in as many years because I heard there was a new manager hoped the food would have improved. My wife and I were not looking for a lot but the Roast Hog was indifferent, too much skin and minimum meat, the bap was a pathetic piece of stodge, but the crackling... More

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Gravesend, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Went to the Doom & Gloom for three evening meals (kitchen closes at 6pm on a Sunday). Typical pub atmosphere with a good staff. Kitchen very accommodating to my the dietary requirements of my wife. Good English type food served with a good English pint (or two!) Stop by for a coffee, lunch or an evening meal - you wont... More

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Damerham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Known locally as Doom & Gloom, this pub seems doomed to bad management, after a brief spell a few months ago when it improved due to a good chef, now gone, sadly. Walked out as the menu had no veggie mains (1970s attitude and service). Great welcome and veg options found nearby at the Fighting Cocks, Godshill. It is a... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

After completing an historical architectural survey of the New Forest village of Woodgreen we stopped by the horse and groom pub for lunch. The pub interior was traditional, not mucked around with by the London style police. The ale was excellent and the lunches were great! The unexpected "Croque Monsieur" on the menu was really light and tasty. Higher management... More

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Godshill, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Booked a table for sunday 7 September. Arrived, greeted with a smile and shown to dingy table between loos and main restaurant, asked for better table & shown one in restaurant which only had one table occupied - lots of room. Looked at menu selected from it; no-one came, eventually my husband went to bar to order! Both of us... More

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Saturday lunch was a brilliant success. This pub is under new management and I'm glad to say is a change for the better. The lunch menu is short and simple with a few specials on the board. This pub deserves to do well. You will not be disappointed.

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salisbury
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

We went to celebrate my mothers birthday. We were a party of five two children and three adults. It was a beautiful day so we sat outside. My children wanted to run around while we waited for our lunch. Unfortunately there were several piles of dog excrement. My mother told two different male members of staff and they did nothing... More

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Additional Information about The Horse and Groom

Address: High Street, Woodgreen, New Forest National Park SP6 2AS, England
Phone Number: 1725 510 739
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest National Park  >  Woodgreen
Average Prices: USD 6 - 24
Cuisine: British

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