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The Cricketers Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
232 Chestnut Avenue, Eastleigh SO53 3HN, England
+44 23 8062 9878
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible14%
Travelers talk about
“salmon salad” (3 reviews)
“mixed grill” (6 reviews)
“pudding” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
232 Chestnut Avenue, Eastleigh SO53 3HN, England
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1 - 10 of 307 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went here with some friends. Came here in April and enjoyed it. This time came with small group of friends for lunch. The chips were overcooked. The sandwich hardly had any chicken in it and the toilets were in major need of refurbishment. Disappointed to...More

Thank Fordy2014
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ok so this isn't a gastro pub but if your looking for good basic pub grub at a reasonable price then this is for you ! Portions are huge, service is good ! Great value !

Thank Ian W
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Dear Ian, Thank you for taking your time to review our pub. We glad you had good visit and we are looking forward to welcome you again. Regards

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great pub for lunch, menu has something for everyone, with fast efficient food service. Good selection of beers. Very friendly staff.

Thank Norman H
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear Norman, Thank you very much for your feedback. Great pub for great customers what else we can say :-)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely pub quiet expensive but lovely atmosphere the rear garden is lovely and dog friendly and safe for children. The front is set back off the main road and has a good amount of seats. The food is nice and the staff...More

Thank Vicky L
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear Vicky, We are very pleased you have enjoyed your visit and we are looking forward to welcome you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our two young families visited just after 1pm without reservations. We found a nice table suitable for the little ones. Promptly ordered food and had good service Baby changing facilities were good Food was good and reasonably priced Large free carpark Would visit again

Thank Aman K
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear Aman, We are really happy you enjoyed your visit. Families are always welcome in our pub so we are looking forward to welcome all of you again in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stopped in for a quick bite to eat and a pint before meeting someone at airport.A varied menu to cater for pretty much everyone and the food wasn't bad.staff are very friendly and would use again next time we are over that way.

Thank Phil H
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear Phil, Thank you for your review. We are looking forward to welcome you again in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Needed a quick lunch on long journey. Pint of lime and soda - raised it to my mouth and an overpowering stench - - bar girl agreed it smelt and said the dishwasher was the problem but didn't offer a refund. Sweet potato fries arrived...More

Thank jmehove
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear Customer, We are really sorry you haven't enjoyed your lunch at our pub. Sandwiches are very popular items on our menu and we usually getting a great feedback about our food so hopefully you will visit us again and we can change your mind...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here to meet up with friends, service was very slow at bar (where they don't serve first come first serve!) and table service. I recommend the cauliflower tart as a meal as two of us had that and side salad was lovely that...More

1  Thank kareninkent
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear Karen, Thank you very much for your feedback.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Such a big pub it can accommodate large groups with short notice. The food was presented and cooked perfectly. It certainly isn't a high end restaurant but for the price the service and food cant be faulted. Excellent place to stop for an informal meal....More

Thank Peter S
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear Peter, We are delighted you have enjoyed your visit in our pub and we are looking forward to welcome you in the future.

Reviewed August 2, 2017

Having been a regular user of this Pub for the last 10 years and my first visit would have been back in the 70's, it breaks my heart to see it go downhill as quickly as it has done. The Pub is filthy dirty, tables...More

1  Thank David C
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear David, We are really sad you experience in our pub wasn't up to expected standards. We are really sorry you have decided not to visit us again but maybe one day you will change your mind. Thank you very much for your feedback.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 232 Chestnut Avenue, Eastleigh SO53 3HN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Eastleigh
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8062 9878
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