We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Secret Garden,

Watersplash hotel | The Rise, New Forest National Park, Brockenhurst SO42 7ZP, England
01590622340
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #18 of 45 restaurants in Brockenhurst
Cuisines: English, Tea Room
16 visitor photos
Restaurant details
Write a Review

57 reviews from our community

80% Recommend
    25
    20
    8
    3
    1
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Bristol
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

Came here with my sister and 2 nephews 5 and 6. They had a nice area for the kids to play in. The place was lovely and had lots of character. Food was fresh and delicious prices reasonable for fresh food and a good selection too. Will be returning.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hayling Island, United Kingdom
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Nice sandwiches if you like doorsteps. Salad was good. Pleasant staff but could be trained to be more attentive

Was this review helpful? Yes
brighton
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

the feel of the place on a hot summer s afternoon is second to none. with there inside outside garden charm it really is high tea. only downside was the cake options was only two when we was there and we asked for red bush and got normal tea. worth a visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ashtead, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This is a really sweet little place, with lots of character and perfect for a place like the New Forest. In some ways, just what you're looking for. Service wasn't great, they took a while to notice us, which led us to believe we ordered at the till. This probably would have been a better system as when it came... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We found this place, and as the weather so good sat outside in garden and it was rather lovely. We had tea and cheesy scones. It is set out like it is indoors with a fake fireplace and easy chairs.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We dropped in for a cream tea on a sunny afternoon. The setting is a lovely, secluded garden and the food was good, but it's let down by the service. Our table still had the previous customers' crumbs on it. Staff were slow to take our order. The tea then arrived, but no scones and we had to remind them.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
UK
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Came across this place by chance and so glad we did, it is charming, quirky, relaxed and beautiful, tea and cake was delightful, perfect spot to take friends too, a must for anyone visiting the area..

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We went on a sunny Sunday afternoon at 4.45pm after some delay we did get served the pot of tea was lovely, however the cake was over sweet and jam and icing not good for the money.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brockenhurst, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Absolutely loved the uniqueness of this place. Lovely setting and ambience and a great place to enjoy a cream tea and relax, very Cath Kidston eque and good, friendly service. We had cream teas and they were delicious, great fun and very pleasant place to relax and slip back in time a little bit.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
surrey
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

the service was nice the ceylon tea very good.the cakes tasted perfect.The seating comfortable could add some new cakes

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Secret Garden, also viewed

Brockenhurst, New Forest National Park
Brockenhurst, New Forest National Park
 
Brockenhurst, New Forest National Park
Brockenhurst, New Forest National Park
 

Been to Secret Garden,? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Secret Garden,, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing