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The Bakers Arms

High Street | Southampton, Droxford SO32 3PA, England
+44 1489 877533
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“baked crab” (8 reviews)
“creamed leeks” (6 reviews)
“sunday roast” (23 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
High Street | Southampton, Droxford SO32 3PA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m probably not saying what loads of others haven’t already said but.... this pub is fantastic! Great food, friendly staff and all in a lovely old fashioned pub. None of these pubs that are trying to look old that now all look the same (grey...More

Thank 555James555
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The good - Friendly welcome, we asked for a quiet table when we booked and were put in a corner by a window, I asked about local draught cider and was given a taste, wide and unusual selection of vegetables, friendly smiley service Could be...More

Thank LillypussLondon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice food my burger was very good nothing to complain about for any of us. Was surprised that the specials board was not written till after we had ordered and the flowers on our table should have been replaced others looked ok

Thank Nosassenach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have just returned from a fantastic dinner at the Bakers Arms. Superb choice of starters. I had the mushrooms which were uniquely presented. My husband had the pate which was delicious. We both had the fillet steak which melted in your mouth and the...More

Thank Joanne A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’re ‘local’ so have always taken the BA for granted. We’ve been going a lot recently and brought my in laws last night. It’s a great place. Excellent food always and nice service. Can creak a bit on speed of service when very busy but...More

Thank Gareth A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There isn't a bad word that can be said about this place. The edgy, yet rustic feel of the old pub, with candle lit tables and a fire on the go, makes it a very cosy environment. The staff are quick to help and make...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for Mother’s Day lunch, although it was in the evening standards didn’t slip. Staff seems friendly. Prices were acceptable. When our dinner arrived, they choice of vegetables given were good, hot and tasty. Dessert were lovely. The only comment I would say is...More

Thank sunshineCambridge
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Popped in here for a light lunch while in the area. The Baker's Arms is situated in the High Street, Droxford nestling in the surrounding, lovely countryside of the Meon Valley. Plenty of car parking space with an interesting little post Office shop next to...More

Thank Caroline B
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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Just popped into the Bakers Arms for dinner. Excellent food and good service. I had the Farm faggots (yummy) and the gravy was rich and flavoursome, creamed leeks great too. Husband had sweet potato fritters, also fab.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed May 12, 2018

So many people told us to visit here - they were right! The atmosphere is simply wonderful, old English style at its best. Th food here is simple, well cooked and offers unusual takes on English classics. You can have the starters as a main...More

Thank John J
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February 5, 2015|
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Response from Adam C | Property representative |
Hi, we have been at The Bakers Arms for nearly 9 years now. I can confirm that the kitchen and the pub is still operated by the owners.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $33
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | Southampton, Droxford SO32 3PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Droxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1489 877533
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The Bakers Arms serves award winning food and beer in a relaxed informal pub in the beautiful village of Droxford. Set in the Meon Valley which runs through the Southdowns National Park we are 10-15 miles from Winchester, Southampton and Portsmouth and only an hour from London. We are perfectly positioned for walkers, cyclists and destination diners alike. We are dog and child friendly and will do all we can to make your visit enjoyable.
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