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The Yew Tree

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Lower Wield | Alresford, Alton SO24 9RX, England
1256 389224
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Today
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 109
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
A real treat

was recommended and oh boy what a treat.Staff are friendly,welcoming and hard working.Very good choice of beer,wine and spirits.Pub has a lovely atmosphere,when a pub is quite isolated you are made to feel like an intruder,not so at the Yew Tree. the best I have left until last,the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 7, 2015
Elaine W
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Farnborough, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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138 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Farnborough, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

was recommended and oh boy what a treat.Staff are friendly,welcoming and hard working.Very good choice of beer,wine and spirits.Pub has a lovely atmosphere,when a pub is quite isolated you are made to feel like an intruder,not so at the Yew Tree. the best I have left until last,the food,exquisite,perfectly cooked,excellent varied menu,well presented AND amazing value.Can tell Tim has a... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Arrived just after 6pm on a Friday (Dec 5th) as it was fully booked for Saturday lunch. This pub is one of my all time absolute and what I write here doesn't really do it justice. Tim, the owner was extremely welcoming when we arrived, joking around with the kids and engaging in conversation. The atmosphere is brilliant, staff are... More 

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Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

A Satnav may not take you directly to The Yew Tree but it is worth the extra effort to locate it. This was a return visit for a group of 6 friends who had travelled from Sussex, Hampshire and Spain / Scotland for a get together in the comfortable surroundings of a cosy pub where you receive a cheery welcome... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Having moved house recently it is some time since I have visited The Yew Tree. However, I went there with a friend last week and I had forgotten what a wonderful place it is. A hidden gem, amazing food, perfect service and a wonderful atmosphere. Perfect in every way.

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hampshire
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Our first visit was about 3 months ago, our second visit about 2 weeks ago and we have made a booking to return again! The pub is friendly, warm and cosy. The food is delicious and has been on both visits. We love going to this pub, and are glad our friends suggested it. Laura who works there definitely deserves... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Have eaten here several times and it's always good food and ecellent value for money. Generous portions well cooked and served by friendly pleasant staff.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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43 reviews 43 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Great food, good prices and a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. The quality of our food was first class and the service was efficient and very friendly

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basingstoke
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Visited the yew tree again in august , the food was not up to the usual standard but found out that tim was on holiday, well deserved I say but please warn me when you are going again.

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Alton, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We've just come back from The Yew Tree, really enjoyed the evening. The staff were great and the food was exceptional - it's great to see some different dishes on the menu. Well priced too. This is the best food in the local villages surrounding Alton.

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Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Great food that's not the same as everywhere else. Friendly and efficient staff. Reasonably priced: 4 starters, 4 mains, 4 local beers and 4 large soft drinks - £85 ish We went on a Sunday night and it was busy and a little hard to get to the bar but not cramped once seated. Would definitely recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lower Wield | Alresford, Alton SO24 9RX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Alton
  • Phone Number: 1256 389224

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?