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The Trusty Servant

Minstead, Lyndhurst, New Forest National Park SO43 7FY, England
023 80 812137
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Ranked #18 of 38 Restaurants in Lyndhurst
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Trusty servant, is a traditional New Forest Pub with Real Food, Real Ale and Real Atmosphere!

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English first
Fleet, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

We booked for 6pm so the four children in our party (aged 2,5,5,8) could eat at a reasonable time. The meal started to arrive after 7pm after we complained about the time it was taking. Instead of feeding the children first their meals arrived last! Two of the children had asked for the children's burger meal. What they got was... More

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london
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68 reviews 68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

Popped in for Sunday lunch with family. Good beer, tasty whitebait and all had roasts. Well executed. Plenty of food. Gravy a bit nondescript. The attention and service from the young team was excellent. Solid performance.

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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW via mobile

Lovely warm welcome from staff and a home made burger to die for. Everything was freshly cooked. The apple crumble was big enough for two but it was so good I ate the lot! Friendly atmosphere and ponies on the green opposite made it very picturesque too.

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

As I live in Lyndhurst and drive past everyday but had never been in my boyfriend and me decided to give it a go as we'd had a bad experience earlier in the day. What a refreshing pub! The staff are lovely and polite. The owner served us and came to check on our meal. The roast was absolutely gorgeous... More

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Christchurch
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

Went here for a Sunday lunch for my sisters birthday. We pre booked a table for 2pm sitting as expected it to be fairly busy as it is a weekend. We arrived within plenty of time however our table wasn't ready until 2:40pm so at this point we were already feeling let down. We ordered our food straight away as... More

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Beaminster, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We stopped for a beer and sandwich en route to Lyndhurst. As an intro to the New Forest this a good start. Good beer (though not cheap), good sandwiches, pleasant outside seating overlooking a green with cows and ponies wandering about. Would certainly return.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I was recomended this pub by a friend and now i can't stop going back. Good fresh food and always a hello and goodbye from the staff when you go through the door. I recomend the Chicken and pesto burger! Theres usually events going on as well to keep you entertained, the sausage and cider festival is deffinately a must!... More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We were staying at the Stoney Cross Travelodge and found this pub via Tripadvisor. The drive was quick and the scenery enroute was lovely.The food was excellent - not your usual pub food, more like restaurant quality with pub sized portions!! The 'specials' were particularly interesting. inviting. The prices are not cheap, but certainly provide value for money. The decor... More

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Dover, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

My partner and I re-visited The Trusty Servant again nine years after our last visit. This time we had our children with us. It was just as good as I remembered the first time. The food was really tasty and the portion sizes were so big that we struggled to eat it all. On top of this the service we... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We were staying in a little cottage 50 yards from this pub, so although it didn't look that appealing from the outside, we thought we'd give it a go.. and we were delighted! Very friendly welcome from all the staff, great food and a lively 'buzz' without being too busy. We ate there for 3 nights in a row and,... More

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Address: Minstead, Lyndhurst, New Forest National Park SO43 7FY, England
Phone Number: 023 80 812137
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest National Park  >  Lyndhurst

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