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The Mailmans Arms

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Bar, British, Pub
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71 High Street, Lyndhurst, New Forest National Park Hampshire SO43 7BE, England
+44 23 8028 4196
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Milton Keynes, England
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Was really looking forward to this restaurant and arrived at 8pm to be told that the kitchen was closing. Not that it had closed and although we were sitting down with menus and had made our choices we were (very politely and by a lovely lady) told we could not order as they were running out of a lot of... More 

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Dymchurch, United Kingdom
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172 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a business trip to Southborne and decided to stay a night in Lyndhurst in the New forest. Saturday evening we had dinner in the Mailmans Arms and were delighted with this friendly little Gastro Pub. Taking the option of 2 mains for £16 on the chalk board rather than al la carte; We shared a starter of mixed... More 

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Thank Marshian B
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beef sandwich with a side salad was very tasty. Washed down with a pint of beer was just what was needed after a long drive to our destination of Lyndhurst.

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Thank Sue T
New Milton, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped off for Sunday roast as we have done on many occasions. The food here never fails to satisfy. Choice of beef, ham turkey and pork, plenty of vegetables on offer, your shire pudding and home made pigs in blankets made with the tastiest sausage ever! I eat out often and the Mailmans has got to be the best... More 

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Thank Kevin L
Southampton
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came for lunch on a Friday and was surprised how quiet it was. The garden is lovely with plenty of clean tables, but the and food let it down. I ordered the fish cake in a brioche bun on the specials menu and was disappointed when it arrived to see it was a deep fried chip shop fish cake. For... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

We visited The Mailmans Arms for lunch on the first day of our holiday in Lyndhurst on Monday 11 July. I had the delicious Ploughman's Lunch, my wife the gammon, which she thoroughly enjoyed and the girls had burgers. They have a decent range of real ales in The Mailmans, so you should not be disappointed, if like me, you... More 

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Thank Salisbury67
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46 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Father's Day carvery booked .... Selection of 4 meats and and probably 8 veg plus the sausage in bacon, Yorkshire pud and stuffing £8.50 adult & £4.50 child ~ great staff -= perfect place to eat:-)

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Friendly and pleasant. Good selection of food, well presented and of decent quality. Sensible prices - probably the most reasonable in Lyndurst. Was not our first visit and will not be our last.

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Lyndhurst, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

This is a nice pub with a very friendly landlord Very popular with the locals Best of all, our two young girls loves the Sunday roast here

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Thank Roiet101
Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Visited this town centre pub with family. Perfectly acceptable pub serving food and drink but uninspiring. Pleasant garden at the rear

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $15
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 High Street, Lyndhurst, New Forest National Park Hampshire SO43 7BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest National Park Hampshire  >  Lyndhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8028 4196

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?