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The King's Head

The Square | Fareham, Wickham PO17 5JN, England
+44 1329 832123
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
Travelers talk about
“fish and chips” (14 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
“ham” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
The Square | Fareham, Wickham PO17 5JN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to this pub for a third time separated each time by a year. Every time it has gone down in quality and I don’t think we will be going again. The chef must have changed a few times as is usual if things...More

Thank rfbro26
KingsHeadWickham, Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello rfbro26 I am sorry to hear about your bad experience here at the kings head yesterday could you please E-mail us with the things that was wrong and we will try are best to rectify these asap.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always made welcome, bar service is good with good quality product beers. Service from bar staff Kyle was fantastic.More

Thank PrideofJah
KingsHeadWickham, Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello PrideofJah Thank you for your kind review on our service,meals and beers we pride ourselves on trying to offer our customers the best service in every aspect of our business from the moment you walk in to the moment you leave. We look forward...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kings Head in Wickham Square offers various activities including skittles and entertainment evenings. Parking in the square is free in the evening but there is a nominal charge during the day. The dining area is at the back of the pub and away from...More

Thank c c
KingsHeadWickham, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello C C Thank you for your very nice and descriptive review on our pub, we are glad you enjoyed your time here and hope you come again very soon and enjoy it some more. Yours Faithfully Ed

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expecting it to be just glorified pub grub, we were pleasantly surprised to find that there was an excellent restaurant and menu at the back of the bar. The food was really good and well presented and the chef suggested appropriate vegetables to accompany the...More

Thank David K
KingsHeadWickham, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello David K Thank you for your lovely review on our pub, We are also happy that our chefs recommendations for the vegetables with your meals was appreciated here at the kings head we like to try and go that little extra to help and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is nice but, and I’ve been back a few times, this pub seems incapable of (a) giving you a bottle of chilled Prosecco or (b) giving you a chilled glass of wine. At best, this is annoying as their drinks are on the...More

Thank Teresa M
KingsHeadWickham, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Teresa, Thank you for your recent feedback. I am sorry to hear about your experience with being served warm Prosecco. If would like to talk with you directly about your experience please feel free to call me at the pub 01329 832123 or email...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying locally and we needed somewhere to eat that we could take our family dog with us. Even though we had to sit in the main bar with our canine friend , this was fine . The staff were warm and welcoming with...More

1  Thank HappySJ
KingsHeadWickham, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi HappySJ, Thank you for your kind comments and feedback from your recent visit to The Kings Head. I am glad you enjoyed the food and had a pleasant evening. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Reagrds Ed

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thought we would give it a go as not good experience some 3 years ago, although before that it was good. This time ordered as usual breads and balsamic vinegar etc, after a long wait some bread and butter appeared, when questioned it was explained...More

Thank David H
KingsHeadWickham, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear David, I am very sorry to hear about your recent disappointing visit to the Kings Head. I assure you this is not the usual high standards we aim for at The Kings Head. I would very much like to speak with you directly concerning...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

- spoiled by lack lustre service. The King’s Head is an historic coaching inn, with an excellent external appearance and atmospheric interior. We called for lunch, and were disappointed by a hesitant welcome. It took some time for our orders to be taken and then...More

Thank FPrefect
KingsHeadWickham, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear FPrefect, Thank you for your feedback from your recent visit. I am glad you enjoyed your food, and I am sorry the service was not up to scratch on this occasion. I have spoken with the staff that were working on this shift, so...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very sad to say we returned to this pub. 8 months ago we had a splendid meal high quality and good value for money. This evening the starters were over cook, my expensive steak was 20 percent grisel and fat, chips oily and overcooked. Overall...More

Thank nalbon
KingsHeadWickham, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Nalbon, I am very sorry to hear about your bad experience during your recent visit to The Kings Head. I would very much like to talk to you directly about this, please feel free to call me on 01329 832123 or e-mail at kingshead.fareham@fullers.co.uk...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018

Lots going on through the summer so nice and lively. Decent beer served and good service. Can’t really say much more about it!

Thank Linda_Laleston
KingsHeadWickham, General Manager at The King's Head, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Linda, Thank you for lovely review regarding your visit to The Kings Head. See you soon Kind Reards Ed

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square | Fareham, Wickham PO17 5JN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Wickham
  • Phone Number: +44 1329 832123
  • E-mail
Description
Historic Wickham's much-loved village pub, this beautiful former coaching inn has made a name for itself with great home-cooked food, excellent real ales and welcoming staff. Weary walkers and passers-by are welcome among the locals of the village here. Join us for a pint or two!
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