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The Horse & Jockey

Botley Road, Curbridge, Southampton SO30 2HB, England
+44 1489 796654
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“sunday roast” (16 reviews)
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Open Now
8:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Botley Road, Curbridge, Southampton SO30 2HB, England
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Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Have been going to this pub for years ,absolutely fantastic staff and food. I would recommend to anyone perfect views as well, recommend trying the hand made burgers. One of the few pubs left that isn't a deep fried pie and pint chain !!! Great...More

Thank brimbox
Wendy T, Owner at The Horse & Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely comments we really do appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed August 2, 2017

Absolutely first class beer - the HSB for myself was outstanding, the London Pride for my partner Linda was superb. Been to many pubs in Hampshire - but for real ale - this is the best we have found - visit date was 1st August...More

Thank michaleod
Reviewed August 1, 2017

Popped in for an evening meal (5 of us) - super food, great service and a very nice pint.... Good value and a pleasant place to spend some time.....

Thank Steve G
Reviewed July 28, 2017

The HSB beer tastes like it should do at this pub. Apparently the barman cleans his pipes every week.

Thank davehennessy
Wendy T, Owner at The Horse & Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2017

Thank you very much for your kind comment, we hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed July 19, 2017

Called in mid week for a light lunch,not very busy with it appears only two staff on duty.Orgered a selection of light options from the Riverside menu.Waited ages for the items which came in part,the the last 2 items appeared when rest of meals finished.Food...More

Thank Colin W
Wendy T, Owner at The Horse & Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2017

Thank you for your kind comments with regard to the food quality. As for service you ordered 3 starters and 2 mains, we were not told that they were all to be served together so the chef treated them as such. The starters were out...More

Reviewed July 9, 2017

Roast dinner not good, presentation needs working on. Staff very friendly lovely surroundings but need to get the food sorted out

Thank Eileen A
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Originally called in for a quick pint but ended up eating as it was a lazy summers evening. My son and I had the chicken Breast burger while the other half had the homemade beef burger. The food was cooked to perfection and presented fantastically...More

Thank Tony R
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic experience from start to finish. Pleasant and welcoming staff, relaxed atmosphere, food was out of this world,location is beautiful,will definitely will be going back again. Thank you Alex and Steve - 5 star experience.

Thank Karen R
Wendy T, Owner at The Horse & Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind comments, we look forward to welcoming you back to the Horse and Jockey soon

Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

We have eaten in the horse and jockey several times over the years and recommended it to everyone until today!! The menu has changed so they have an indoor and out door menu which is very restricted to a sandwich, jacket potato or the option...More

Thank samantha b
Wendy T, Owner at The Horse & Jockey, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2017

Thank you for your comments, which I will now address. When you complained about receiving flat Pepsi the gas in the system was checked and found to be full and another glass was immediately poured for you, your next comment was "it's better but not...More

Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

Was expecting a traditional countryside English pub roast dinner. Unfortunately the roast served up fell far short of that. It looked terrible. The veg was soggy and looked like it had been cooked hours before and kept warm somewhere. The roast potatoes were the same....More

Thank Rob L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Television
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Botley Road, Curbridge, Southampton SO30 2HB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton  >  Curbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1489 796654
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