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Kings Carvery Brasserie At The Old Thorns Hotel

Griggs Green, Liphook GU30 7PD, England
+44 1428 724555
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Griggs Green, Liphook GU30 7PD, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Another lovely meal,staff very attentive,food was fresh and the meat cooked just right.desserts especially good with a selection of sweets to top up on.

Thank David P
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

What shocking service for such lovely food. The food was perfect. The service was non-existent, we had to ask to have our starter plates removed, we had to ask twice/three times for jugs of water. No one asked if we were enjoying our meal, if...More

Thank Dawn B
OldThornsCS, Guest Relations Manager at Kings Carvery Brasserie At The Old Thorns Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

Dear Dawn, We appreciate all reviews and comments as they enable us to constantly improve the guest experience. What you have described is very much not a part of our standards. I am sorry that you had that service experience. Would you please let me...More

Reviewed August 29, 2017

Had dinner and breakfast while staying at the hotel. Choice from the carvery for our evening meal was good overall and to a very good standard with the one exception of the sausages, which were over cooked, but in the ground scheme of things this...More

Thank sid13
OldThornsCS, Guest Relations Manager at Kings Carvery Brasserie At The Old Thorns Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your time with us. I shall let the chef know about the sausages.

Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our cavery we had here during our stay at old thorns. Plenty of choice and well cooked.

Thank KHay24
OldThornsCS, Guest Relations Manager at Kings Carvery Brasserie At The Old Thorns Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for this review. We are very pleased you enjoyed the Carvery. I shall pass this on to the Chef and his Team.

Reviewed August 6, 2017

Was staying at Old Thorns on business so I ate at the Kings Restaurant. They have an a la carte menu as well as the carvery. I had the steak, it was absolutely fantastic. The rest of my meal and drinks were all to the...More

Thank kenuk2016
OldThornsCS, Guest Relations Manager at Kings Carvery Brasserie At The Old Thorns Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2017

Dear Guest, We are so pleased you enjoyed your meal with us. We hope to see you back very soon!

Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

We come here quite a bit for lunch on a Sunday. The food is always very good. A good choice of three meats on the carvery and lots of veg and potato choices. Gravy is great. Salad option has always lots to choose from and...More

Thank Ditzyb
OldThornsCS, Guest Relations Manager at Kings Carvery Brasserie At The Old Thorns Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your very kind review and thoughts! We are pleased you enjoy the Kings restaurant. I shall pass on this review to the Manager. We look forward to seeing you this Sunday.

Reviewed June 27, 2017

Absolutely stunning venue within beautiful grounds. This amazing hotel and spa with a Carvery is utterly amazing. Great food and the venue is lovely. Bit expensive but well worth it.

Thank Julie G
OldThornsCS, Guest Relations Manager at Kings Carvery Brasserie At The Old Thorns Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2017

Dear Julie, We are so pleased you enjoyed yourself at our resort. Thank you for your review! We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband came for a carvery here on a Sunday at 2pm. The setting is fantastic and staff were very welcoming. We went up and had a selection of beef, gammon, pork and turkey, we had a bit of each! All the extras...More

1  Thank Localdor
OldThornsCS, Guest Relations Manager at Kings Carvery Brasserie At The Old Thorns Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2017

WOW! Thank you for your glowing review of your experience here at Old Thorns. We do try to go above the mark and are so pleased we did this with your time here. I shall make sure the Team knows of your comments. The salad...More

Reviewed May 5, 2017

A lovely afternoon tea with mum today. Attentive staff, lovely sandwiches, fantastic scones and a lovely selection of cake and tarts. Too much for us to finish but we had fun trying. Couldn't fault the service we received. We will be back :)

Thank zzsarahzz
OldThornsCS, Guest Relations Manager at Kings Carvery Brasserie At The Old Thorns Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2017

So pleased you had an enjoyable time with our afternoon tea. They are very special for us and we do our best to make them memorable. Hopefully we will see you again very soon!

Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

We had lunch on Easter Sunday, we've never been to the carvery before so weren't sure of the protocol. We are both vegetarian, and did ask the waitress what the vege option was. She was unsure, and didn't offer any further detail. So we ordered...More

1  Thank Rachel D
OldThornsCS, Guest Relations Manager at Kings Carvery Brasserie At The Old Thorns Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2017

Dear Rachel, Thank you for your comments and review. We appreciate all comments as they help us to improve the guest experience. I shall pass on to our F&B Team your experience. Your issues are not our standard and will be addressed. Would you be...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Griggs Green, Liphook GU30 7PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Liphook
  • Phone Number: +44 1428 724555
  • E-mail
Description
Whether you desire a hearty pre-round breakfast or a carvery lunch, the Kings Restaurant offers the perfect opportunity to sate your appetite - all while enjoying panoramic views across the golf course towards the South Downs. Cooked using fresh, locally sourced ingredients in a traditional manner, dishes on the Kings Restaurant menu are wholesome and nutritious - though lighter options are always available. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, seven days a week, the Kings Restaurant features soft lighting, plush interiors - including intimate horseshoe-shaped 'booths' - and distinctive wooden beams for that 'countryside' feel. The name's no accident - this restaurant is fit for a king, one of the finest restaurants in Hampshire. Opening times: Kings Breakfast: 06.30 hrs to 10.00 hrs (Mon - Fri) 07.00 hrs to 10.00 hrs (Sat - Sun) Kings Lunch: 12.00 hrs to 15.00 hrs (Mon - Sat) 12.00 hrs to 16.00 hrs (Sun) Kings Dinner: 19.00 hrs to 21.00 hrs daily Kings Afternoon Tea 14.00 hrs to 16.30 hrs (Mon - Sat)
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