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The Hare and Hounds

The Green, Claygate, Esher KT10 0JL, England
+44 1372 465149
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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12:00 pm - 9:30 pmAll hours
French, Bar, British, Pub, Soups, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Green, Claygate, Esher KT10 0JL, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I went to this restaurant mid May with a good friend of mine for lunch. We sat outside in the sun, our food took about an hour to get to us which seems quite long but we didn't mind as the place was busy and...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I thought the food was pretty average but overall the pub is good as it has a large outside area - AND non-smoking outside tables that are appreciated!

Thank Talya F
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a wonderful party in the private function room at the Hare & Hounds yesterday for my dad and 20 of his friends to celebrate his 90th birthday. The room was bright and airy with French doors and was nicely laid out in a...More

Thank Wendy63_13
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch at the Hare over the weekend and we had wonderful soup and sandwiches ! Kindly made and served by Luis. It is always great as a veggie to have your tastes catered for we ate broccoli and Stilton soup with a cheese,...More

Thank Paddy P
Nick S, General Manager at The Hare and Hounds, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Paddy P! Luis and Steve will be delighted to see this review, I am delighted you enjoyed your lunch. Kind regards Nick

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there with friends who live in Claygate, we had been before and it was ok that was why we went back. As we had 2 dogs with us we sat outside, we were not the only ones outside. We ordered our starters and main...More

2  Thank Elizabeth W
Nick S, General Manager at The Hare and Hounds, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Elizabeth W I am very sorry your main courses were not delivered promptly, we have had some extremely busy evenings in this beautiful weather and sadly the odd oversight can occur. Generally everyone is outside in the lovely weather as it's so nice to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here and we're impressed by the whole thing. Good number of friendly staff, lovely food and a tasty section of drinks. Really nice outside table area - top marks!

1  Thank JetSetterJim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great, food, great service, great pub. Pubs are the way to go in the UK. Reasonable prices. Great place to hang out, have a meal or a few drinks with friends or family

Thank jjmg4423
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch today, had a very pleasant chicken burger and my Dad has nice salmon and mackerel. It was Father's Day, very busy, extremely hot and the staff were outstanding, extremely friendly and efficient, in particular the young looking guy with curly mop...More

Thank Damien H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the H&H for our end of season U7's football lunch for parents and children. Approx 50 people. The staff were so friendly & accommodating when we were planning the event, and we arrived to find the tables beautifully laid and the bar staff...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2017

Three diners for lunch midweek, aged 57-70yrs. Total spend less than £40 including drinks. At first we were offered just the main menu, but then ten minutes later, we were offered the less expensive "sandwich" menu. Actually it wasn't just sandwiches, but more a simplified...More

Thank John D
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August 29, 2016|
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Response from Nick S | Property representative |
Dogs are absolutely welcome in the bar which has plenty of big dining tables and naturally they are fine outside too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $23
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Green, Claygate, Esher KT10 0JL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Esher  >  Claygate
  • Phone Number: +44 1372 465149
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The Hare and Hounds in Claygate is a lovely friendly village pub, offering great English and French food, ale and wine. We have a wonderful outdoor dining terrace, safe family garden. Our dining room also makes the perfect Private room for special occasions with its own delightful deck overlooking the garden.
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