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The Waterford Restaurant

Macdonald Elmers Court Hotel | South Baddesley Road, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Lymington SO41 5ZB, England
+44 344 879 9060
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“soup” (3 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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Macdonald Elmers Court Hotel | South Baddesley Road, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Lymington SO41 5ZB, England
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Reviewed March 2, 2018

We had dinner here whilst staying for a weekend. The food was fine, well-cooked and presented, and tasty, but not what I would call fine dining. The room was on the chilly side, as if someone had forgotten to put the heating on early enough....More

Thank EJR0303
Reviewed November 22, 2017

We had a lovely dinner here last weekend. We started in the bar with pre dinner drinks looking down over the Solent. We had a table with gorgeous view and had the 5 course dinner which included a taster spinach and rocket soup and an...More

Thank Denise W
Reviewed October 21, 2017

Wonderful food cooked and presented to a high standard. Staff were discreet but attentive. Courses were not rushed so had time to breathe between them

Thank Debbjb
Reviewed October 8, 2017

Food was tasty and reasonably priced, but definitely not a fine a dining experience in any possible way.

Thank sabinna15
Reviewed September 23, 2017

We visited the Waterford Restaurant on the last night staying with friends in a time-share. It is a very interesting period building but with only about five tables occupied on a Friday night it was rather dead. Service was good once the waiter returned and...More

Thank David B
Reviewed September 14, 2017

We ate here with friends while staying at our timeshare.The ambiance and food are very nice and the service was good.In the past we have used this restaurant to host parties and it has always been very good.

Thank Pat M
Reviewed September 8, 2017

Don't bother to go there for breakfast as you won't get food. Dinner would be the same, Read my full review with pictures under the main hotel's review.

Thank Karmen B
Reviewed May 24, 2017

No atmosphere in this restaurant. The service was friendly and efficient, other than that I can't say the food was very good.

1  Thank brillandhen
Reviewed April 9, 2017

The setting is what brings you here: the view of Lymington's opening to the sea, enclosed by trees and the lawn stretching out to the water. Inside, it's all solid wood paneling, leaded windows, and linen napkins. But the food was excellent too, and relatively...More

Thank AvuncularAmerican
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Good quality food, service and ambiance. Easy to book a table but it is low season, so I expect it will be more difficult in high season.

Thank ZandES
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Macdonald Elmers Court Hotel | South Baddesley Road, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Lymington SO41 5ZB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest National Park Hampshire  >  Lymington
  • Phone Number: +44 344 879 9060
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