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The Snakecatcher

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Lyndhurst Road, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Brockenhurst SO42 7RL, England
+44 1590 622348
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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326 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We arrived without booking today which was very busy as the sun was shining. Staff were great and the food was lovely and very reasonably priced. Ample parking to the side of the pub. Recommend

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2 Thank laurella w
Barnham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Popped in on way home from family event, for early evening meal. Friendly service, and nice decor. Whitebait tasty, but needed more tartare sauce. Plate not warm, so got cold quite quickly. Only one option for warm pudding on the menu, so disappointing, but opted for Chocolate Torte with Chocolate Sauce, in the hope that it would be at least... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is the perfect place for a nice lunch after a long New Forest walk. Dog friendly, nice welcoming service and the food was delicious!

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1 Thank AHK_UK
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Friday 10th and Saturday 11th Feb, both nights food was fantastic. The wife and I shared the mixed grill on the Friday and it comes out on their hot grill so you can cook it yourself. Huge portions of vegetables as well. My daughters children's meal was lovely and was a big portion. The staff were great and... More 

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2 Thank Alex W
Ashford,Kent
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called into the Snakecatcher as we're staying at the Thatched Cottage Hotel. We were recommended the Snakecatcher as we had our small dog with us. We both had meals from the "hot rocks" menu. One a nice Fillet steak and the other Portobello mushrooms. Both a good size meal and you decide how you wanted it cooked. Quality of the... More 

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2 Thank Michael H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly cosy wee pub. Good food too and nice atmosphere, highly recommend the real ales on tap.....

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1 Thank 129ADM
Weybridge
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for a pub lunch in the New Forest and entered Brockenhurst along the main road towards the railway crossing. We went passed a pub with the interesting name of The Snakecatcher, which looked very ordinary from the outside.. We didn't find anywhere else and so with some reluctance we went in. What awaited us was a very... More 

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1 Thank Surreytraveller30
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38 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thoroughly enjoyed my meal at The Snakecatcher and had its fantastic namesake burger. The 'cook it yourself' option looked great and the staff were attentive and friendly. Constructive criticisms: tables cooking their food themselves were creating so much smoke it was causing people to cough and several tables relocated. Also, after we finished our mains we were interested in... More 

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Havant, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant with lovely food. We have been there a few times and the food has always been great. The staff are friendly and polite. We had starters and main courses which were both very well presented and cooked perfectly. Thanks :-)

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2 Thank Anita P
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my husband popped in here over the weekend whilst on a weekend away in the New Forest. We didn't eat, although the food looked great. Friendly staff with a nice relaxed atmosphere. Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lyndhurst Road, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Brockenhurst SO42 7RL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest National Park Hampshire  >  Brockenhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 622348

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?