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The Old Beams Inn

) #34 of 57 Restaurants in Ringwood $$ - $$$ , British,
Ibsley, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Ringwood BH24 3PP, England
+44 1425 473387
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
Travelers talk about
“pudding” (19 reviews)
“pork belly” (5 reviews)
“pie” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:30 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ibsley, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Ringwood BH24 3PP, England
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11 - 20 of 424 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We choose to go this pub with my family as it had changed hands recently as we thought it would be a good choice. Having entered the pub we were greeted by staff that did not smile or even say hello. We ordered a couple...More

5  Thank steven b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

been visiting this pub/restaurant for decades so seen lots of changes of ownership. but now the menu isnt that good and why on earth doesnt i have a kids menu - that is a basic. the staff are young and obviously untrained. they dont know...More

3  Thank c0wgirl63
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff and great food. Phoned beforehand and they fitted us in. Recommended for a nice family lunch!

Thank T0nyJG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here on a Saturday night, not very busy but welcomed with a smile and shown to our table. Comprehensive menu and specials board. Really enjoyed my veggie burger, best I have ever tasted......and I've tasted a few. Service a little comical by the...More

Thank claytods
Reviewed July 11, 2017

This place is really difficult to rate. The building itself is nice enough with plenty of tables available. The problem is the pricing of the food. We felt that the meals were overpriced for what you got. For example, I had the burger which came...More

Thank 55drolfe
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Friendly welcome. Not many eating . I thought a but overpriced for meal i had in comparison to another restaurant (Sea Bass)

Thank deewilks2016
Reviewed July 8, 2017

An anniversary coming up - so a quick phone call the to the ever helpful Old Beams chef "Simon" and everything was arranged - Lobster cooked to perfection with first class Pumpkin stuffed Pasta, A bottle of Bubbles, Balloons, Party Poppers and a well dressed...More

Thank Freddyb1957
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

The staff (excluding kitchen) were wonderful. Cathy (hope I've spelt her name right) was attentive, polite, understanding and co-operative. Fabulous person and great customer service. So, to the food. We ordered the special, of roast pork which came out straight from the fridge to our...More

3  Thank Chanksy
Reviewed June 28, 2017

We dropped in after a long day at Beaulieu Motor Museum on our way home, at around 6pm to see if they were serving food they said all day. The food was lovely it is more a pub grub menu with a few nice touches....More

Thank Tracy T
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

Where have the great management team gone from this pub?? My wife and I have been coming down to Dorset for year and always made a special stop at the old beam for great food and friendly service! The pub always had a warm friendly...More

3  Thank CoastalVisitors29
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September 27, 2016|
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Response from AlcatrazGroup | Property representative |
Hello Kath, Yes, we allow dogs in Bar Area. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ibsley, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Ringwood BH24 3PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest National Park Hampshire  >  Ringwood
  • Phone Number: +44 1425 473387
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