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The Nook And Cranny

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Hook Lane | Warsash, Fareham SO31 9HH, England
+44 1489 584129
Thu - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended this by a friend and it doesn't fail to impress. The menu is quite small but we easily found food that we liked. It is a quiet cosy restaurant which is perfect for a romantic dinner. Staff were very friendly and attentive when they needed to be while keeping their distance when not required. Would definitely visit... More 

Thank Andrew M
Fareham, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Haven't visited this place for about 5 years and went with friends last weekend. Great to see the decor has been revamped as it was quite bizarre before but now it feels much cleaner and fresher. Service was generally really good - we had drinks at the bar before being shown to our table and the staff were friendly and... More 

Thank chilipups
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

A fabulous meal, in a comfortable environment and great value for money. The menu is small but caters for all tastes. All three courses were well cooked looked appetising and tasted amazing . The waitress was efficient and very pleasant, £85 for 3 courses, 2 soft drinks and 2 glasses of wine was exceptionally good value for money and my... More 

Thank Schofield326
Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

We visited this lovely restaurant to celebrate a family birthday, the atmosphere, service and food were all fantastic. Steak was cooked to perfection and the pork belly was sublime. Nothing was too much trouble for the lovely waiting staff, the atmosphere was relaxed, comfortable and happy. It's fantastic to have a restaurant of this quality in Warsash.

Thank swills25
Southampton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

Another lovely meal - we pre-ordered the Chateaubriand as it was a special occasion (birthday) and they very kindly obliged although it was not currently on the menu. Decor has been changed again and we really liked it. I like having a little distance between the tables so you feel your visit is more intimate. Looking forward to going back... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016 via mobile

4th visit since change of ownership and still excellent . The menu has been trimmed with 5 choices in each course . Could not fault any of the courses . We a lucky enough to have this fine dining experience on our doorstep. I hope it continues to grow as a business and keeps the current chef who deserves recognition... More 

Thank WelshSian
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

Just had a lovely meal in this lovely little restaurant. The food was very good indeed,tasty and well presented; and the staff were friendly and welcoming, thanks to Malcom, Jane and and the rest of the team. We will definitely be returning :)

Thank Rox-Whiteley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

I took my wife to The Nook and Cranny for a Mother's Day treat. The food was amazing! The service was excellent. The place itself is clean, warm and inviting. We had a very nice time and will definitely be back for more.

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Malc G, Owner at The Nook And Cranny, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review. We're glad you decided to choose us for a special occasion and we're even happier to know we exceeded your expectations. We hope you'll join us again soon. Best regards Malcolm. More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

Some people would hate the decor but I loved it. However my brandy had a fly in it! Because of this It isn't quite a 5/5. The food is perfection though!

Thank Emerson D
Malc G, Owner at The Nook And Cranny, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review. I can only apologise that a fly was discovered in your brandy. I'm baffled to think of how a fly got there and I guess there's a million different conclusions. We pride ourselves on cleanliness and rest assured this is a very rare case. On a much more positive note thou we're glad... More 

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44 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

First visit having heard mixed reviews. We booked quite late, but they managed to accommodate us on a Friday night. The restaurant is small, however this makes the atmosphere intimate and friendly. The wines were of good quality and not overly costly. The menu is small, but you know it will be fresh and seasonal. The standard of service was... More 

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Malc G, Owner at The Nook And Cranny, responded to this review

Hello. Thank you for taking time out to review our restaurant and we're glad to know your experience was a positive one. We work hard to maintain high standards and appreciate any feedback and always listen to our customers views. We look forward to your return and hope to meet your expectations once more. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
British, Gluten Free
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hook Lane | Warsash, Fareham SO31 9HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Fareham
  • Phone Number: +44 1489 584129
The Nook and Cranny is a delightful family run restaurant serving Modern British Cuisine located in the picturesque village of Hook near Warsash. Perfect for couples, families and any party functions, this quaint restaurant offers and option for everyone. Sophisticated food, attentive service, we pride ourselves on creating great memories for all of our customers. Although our opening hours are currently Thursday - Saturday evenings and Sunday lunchtimes, we will open for bookings of 8 or more and the restaurant is available to hire for any private functions at any time. We look forward to seeing you soon.

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