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The Gamekeepers

Tunworth Road, Mapledurwell, Basingstoke RG25 2LU, England
+44 1256 322038
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tunworth Road, Mapledurwell, Basingstoke RG25 2LU, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Definitely worth visiting if in the area. I was pleasantly surprised about the quality of food, service and overall ambience. Its not cheap... but you get what you pay for. Fabulous!

Thank sabinna15
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is only my second time here, however, the food on each visit has been outstanding. I like the fact that there are just a few dishes to choose from and every dish is described in detail before ordering. Everyone at our table had different...More

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 1 week ago

On looking for a lunch venue in the Basingstoke area, this place racked up #2 on Tripadvisor, so I booked a table with confidence. It's a pub in a fine setting and really tucked away in the countryside. We received a really friendly welcome which...More

2  Thank MarkElliott68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We use the Gamekeepers for some special family celebrations as it has a brilliant balance of a relaxed welcoming atmosphere but with top quality food. Phil, the owner takes the food orders and explains the menu and will accommodated any changes that were asked for...More

3  Thank 33MAL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We head here fairly regularly for dinner as the food is great quality, the wine menu is varied and the atmosphere is good. The staff are helpful and attentive yet not overbearing. Food choices are smaller than other pubs but reflects the use of local,...More

3  Thank Lucy C
Reviewed April 17, 2017

I and my fellow colleagues had a memorable evening - tasty dishes with an innovative mix of local and world food, great drinks both on the beer and wine side, caring staff, and great atmosphere - busy but not too loud - which allowed lively...More

2  Thank Olivier F
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

A lovely evening had at The Gamekeepers for my Mums' special birthday. Nothing was too much trouble and I particularly love Phil and the overview of the menu. Good old fashioned customer service! I would not hesitate to recommend to others and will certainly be...More

2  Thank Zena N
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Set in a picturesque Hampshire village, this pub/restaurant delivered one of the nicest, tastiest meals we've had for a long time. Food and the hospitality of the landlord and staff is ubdoubtably excellent. Apparently the menu is changed often so hats off to the chef...More

3  Thank vanetagreer
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Perfect little country pub. Amazing food, although a little pricey you defintely get the quality you are paying for! In nice weather there is plenty of outdoor seating. And nice cosy areas inside too.

2  Thank Rachael T
Reviewed April 6, 2017

I visited The Gamekeepers a while ago and very much enjoyed the burger from the lunch menu. I was therefore very much looking forward to dinner recently. When we arrived we were told that the starters and mains were written on the board at the...More

1  Thank Hicksy77
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Hazel C
May I bring my small dog?
April 13, 2017|
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Response from philip c | Property representative |
We are very dog friendly in the bar area where we can serve all our menu's
Hi we are staying in Stirling house on Winchester road just wondering how far from there this is please
July 19, 2016|
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Response from philip c | Property representative |
Hi, we are about 10 minutes by car
Are GF items clearly marked on the menu and is there a good choice?
February 19, 2016|
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Response from philip c | Property representative |
Yes, we cook all our meals to order so they can all be gluten free!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $70
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tunworth Road, Mapledurwell, Basingstoke RG25 2LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Basingstoke  >  Mapledurwell
  • Phone Number: +44 1256 322038
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