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The Hare & hounds

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Charlton Down, Andover SP11 0JA, England
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Sunday lunch and excellent service

We were a party of 10 for Sunday lunch so most of us ordered in advance. The pub opened early for us, we were greeted as we walked in and we completed the order as our drinks were poured. Our meals came as ordered and without a hitch and the food was excellent with the service being attentive... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
Penny C
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Bath, United Kingdom
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Bath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

We were a party of 10 for Sunday lunch so most of us ordered in advance. The pub opened early for us, we were greeted as we walked in and we completed the order as our drinks were poured. Our meals came as ordered and without a hitch and the food was excellent with the service being attentive, slick, and... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

Heard some great things about this place and was not disappointed. Many places take the easy option when it comes to Sunday dinner and serve up frozen or pre-prepared processed food. Not the Hare and Hounds. My partner and the in-laws were treated to honest pub grub prepared and presented in well maintained surroundings. The atmosphere was good, the pub... More 

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Andover, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Went for a meal with Friends , extensive menu, had the Brie to start, delicious and then the cod and chips to follow, can honestly say it's one of the best fish I've had, lovely light batter, managed the fish but didn't eat all the chips. Very god value, will defo go again. Lovely warm welcome, staff first class, highly... More 

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Andover, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

What a great find this was as new residents of Andover. Tucked away in the countryside just outside the Town of Andover we found this lovely Gastro Pub. The food was 5 star and a huge menu from mussels to venison and all beautifully presented and tasting delicious. Desserts equally gorgeous. It's not cheap but well worth the money, a... More 

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ANdover UK
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Such a great choice and really delicious food. Never had a bad meal there and staff have always been friendly and attentive. Will always be first choice for a special occasion

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Andover, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Visited with friends in a large group. A very warm welcome received. A wide ranging menu written on chalk board - many lovely dishes to choose from to suit all tastes. This is not a cheep meal option but worth every penny and very good value. Meals came with separate veg and there was more than enough for all of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Excellent and very friendly service, a very wide variety of meals,one of my best meals ever, highly recommended will definitely be going back,

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ukguyz
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86 reviews 86 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We revisited this gastro pub for a family birthday. Food was very good but found the veg served with it to be very small servings for what you pay and the Chef should really try his veg before he serves it. The creamy garlic mash has no seasoning at all.

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Andover, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We had an excellant meal in The Hare & Hounds just before Christmas the food was great and the staff very attentive could not have asked for better...

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andover
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Went here for a birthday lunch but we had not booked and it was Xmas Eve. It was not busy but we were rushed the whole time we were there. This is the second time I have experienced this fast dining and my friends were non too impressed either. We spent a fair bit of money and could have spent... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Charlton Down, Andover SP11 0JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Andover

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

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