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The Berney Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic Sunday lunch. Food, environment, drinks and service were fabulous. I would highly recommend

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank sarahjlancaster
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my partner stayed here for the night after booking a weekend away to take my dog to the beach. We arrived at the berney and it stunning. Fantastic location, quiet, and the grounds were beautiful. We stayed in the stables with having our...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Hinckleygal81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having lived in this lovely village for over 30 years I am pleased to report that The Berney Arms is certainly back on top form. Enjoyed a delicious meal, beautifully presented, lovely staff and the gardens look glorious - and only a short stumble home.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 1960sGirlsOnTour
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very nice venue in a picturesque village. The menu, including the specials board, had lots of things we liked. The staff were friendly and welcoming, and attentive during the meal. The food was beautifully presented, and tasted fresh and flavoursome. The prices...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Turtle021
Reviewed May 6, 2019 via mobile

Never do I send back a plate of food but today was a very rare day... and for an anniversary meal... but ended up leaving swiftly. Staff behind the bar are great and friendly (can’t fault the front of house team), menu is great and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

We had heard about the Berney Arms so decided to treat ourselves to lunch over Easter. We were not disappointed. Lovely venue and setting, delightfully presented pub. Casual but efficient staff serving good quality, well priced food, with an excellent vegetarian choice on the menu....More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank susie c
Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

Visited on a bank holiday weekend with family and friends. First time we have been under the new management / ownership. Very impressed with the greeting and new decor. Menu was varied and interesting. It was a lovely day, so we sat outside and enjoyed...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Hobbitshonesty
Reviewed April 13, 2019

Lovely Sunday lunch food was faultless, shame no roast for children but a lovely garden with climbing frame kept the children entertained.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Catherine S
Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

I am not normally one to write reviews, but the awfulness of the experience has compelled me to write this. First of all, the service was painfully slow, despite the restaurant being almost empty. The staff clearly had no interest whatsoever in their customers and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Basingstoketravels
Jenny L, Manager at The Berney Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2019

Good morning, I would like to firstly apologise for your experience when you dined with us. Enabling us to investigate this further, would you kindly provide us with the date and time of your visit as your review does not give many details, which prevents...More

Reviewed February 23, 2019

There were 3 of us in our party. Atmosphere good - service very good (friendly and efficient), food good - all in all an enjoyable evening. Menu not extensive but interesting.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MikeNorfolk
Jenny L, Manager at The Berney Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2019

Good evening Mike, Thank you for your review, detailing how you enjoyed your time at The Berney - it's always great to receive positive feedback, such as this. We look forward to welcoming you again soon.

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