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The Waterford Restaurant

Macdonald Elmers Court Hotel | South Baddesley Road, Lymington SO41 5ZB, England
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Ranked #44 of 97 restaurants in Lymington
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- Jun 2, 2014
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English first
Top Contributor
104 reviews 104 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

As part of a dinner, bed and breakfast package we ate at The Waterford Restaurant in the main building on Saturday evening and the restaurant was nice and had loads of character, the food excellent and the service superb. However the atmosphere was lacking. It was less than half full and no background music at least that could be heard.... More

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

Beautiful delicious food, stunning in presentation and always of very high quality. Silver service restaurant in Tudor House with historic feature fixtures and fittings and large open fires. Very romantic setting and lovely views whilst dining here. Melt in the mouth steaks and vegetables like you've never tasted before. You must dine here. There's no screaming kids in this restaurant!... More

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Kent
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11 reviews 11 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Everything first class here - both food and service. Good choice of menu and wine. We'll recommended.

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London
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

We ate here during a two night stay at the Elmers Court Hotel. Us and two other couples waited patiently to be seated in an almost empty restaurant but of three staff seemed keen to assist us. Eventually we were seated at a nice table. Having been asked if we would like a drink, I asked for the wine list.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

We took our kids to the the Waterford (they're 4 and 6). Although it is a white-table-cloth type of place, we always felt at ease and the atmosphere was always quiet yet very pleasant and relaxed. The Salmon was very good, grilled to perfection, though it could do with a little less hollandaise sauce. The soup was good and creamy.... More

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Rutland
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73 reviews 73 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

A Fixed price three course menu with a reasonable selection and extra for smoked salmon starter, two different steaks for mains etc. and also for sides. Pleasant but priced too high especially with extras and quality and presentation only 3.5

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17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013 via mobile

Went here after reading reviews on here and must admit a bit disappointed it was all just ok deco was ok and wasn't much of a atmosphere. Didn't think much of customer service ? Was all just ok

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013 via mobile

The attention to diner satisfaction was impressive as was the quality of the food. The staff were knowledgable and friendly. Nothing was too much trouble including a dessert not on the menu! The choice and quality of the food was excellent accounting for all tastes. All in all a really great experience that helped make our break really enjoyable.

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FAWLEY
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

my family and i had a private lunch on sunday the food was amazing and the sevice was to match. we have bin here manye times and always go back and this time was even better we will deffinatly be back.

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Ross on wye
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

We ate here twice in the week we stayed at Elmers Court and the food and service were fantastic on both occasions.

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