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Upstairs at The Folly Wine Bar and Restaurant

10 College Street, Petersfield, England
+44 1730 264088
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Ranked #8 of 54 Restaurants in Petersfield
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: International
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Folly Wine Bar & Restaurant is one of Petersfield's most iconic and popular places. With its high, wooden timbered vaulted ceiling, leaded windows and congenial atmosphere, you'd be forgiven for thinking our beautiful building was a centuries-old country retreat. Although it could easily embody such a history, it was actually purpose-built in 1916 as Petersfield's local garage. Family-owned and run, The Folly is a stylish, warm and inviting drinking, dining and socialising icon in the heart of Petersfield. Combining the character of a superb heritage building with a delightful menu and wine selection- it is a true hidden gem.
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English first
Leicester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

This is the fifth time I have visited this delightful restaurant and bar, and it's as good as ever. The food, service, and friendly staff was again superb. The company I work for, always have their Xmas dinner here, and it's a always a pleasant time at The Folly. They have a small dance floor ideal for a disco

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We went mid week and it was very quiet so, a bit difficult to create any atmosphere with 6 other customers and just us 2 in a reasonably large room! The wine selection is good an reasonably priced. Food was not bad but it was not great either. I had risotto balls to start which were not good at all.... More 

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Hayling Island
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130 reviews 130 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

"Life's too short to drink poor wine", it says somewhere in the Folly which now seems to be called "The Folly Wine and Ale House". We remember it years ago as The Folly Wine Bar. We'd no sooner sat down than we were invited to order a drink and when the house Shiraz came, it was soft, fruity and a... More 

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London
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63 reviews 63 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Stopped for a few glasses of wine on route to London to find two young music students playing Jazz - what a joy to see and such talent writing some of the pieces played on the night by themselves! The Venue is warm friendly and charming with wine and food second to none. We are so pleased that we popped... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We had a mid-week meal here and was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food. The menu will not get foodies excited but the quality and ambiance was very good as was the service - although the red wine was too cold - the radiator behind our table worked well to rectify this. Although we had not booked and... More 

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Grayshott, United Kingdom
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133 reviews 133 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Been a few times, friendly, decent menu and ambiance, almost a little like a club atmosphere, the wine menu is good the prices very okay.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

We had the pre theatre menu which was delicious and exceptionally well priced. Service was efficient and friendly, the atmosphere was lovely and we were in good time for the theatre, would highly recommend and will definitely be back, thanks very much for a great evening

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Horndean, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Understaffed that evening and very little to offer a veggie. A little pricey...beautiful building but.....

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Winchester, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

we have used this restaurant at lunch time once a week for the last 4 months, and every meal has been superb, they do a lunch special which includes a drink, these are good value for money for quality food.

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

For many we have been eating those delicious Fjitas at the Folly, & always loved it. There is ample space, Mary & her team are always pleased to see us, it's Fab.....

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Additional Information about Upstairs at The Folly Wine Bar and Restaurant

Address: 10 College Street, Petersfield, England
Phone Number: +44 1730 264088
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Petersfield
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm  6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm  6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm  6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm  6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm  6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm  6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: International

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