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The Fish Inn

The Bridges | West Street, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Ringwood BH24 2AA, England
+44 1425 473185
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Bridges | West Street, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Ringwood BH24 2AA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were rewarded with a very fine lunch here after our journey from Plymouth. All the staff were welcoming,attentive and efficient. Food was very good-liver & bacon with onion gravy and mash and a burger with fries. Both were from the 'smaller plate' menu and...More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Reference the previous review, The Fish has always allowed dogs, at least since Simon and Jude have been running it (3+years). This fantastic pair used to be in The Red Shoot nearby, one of the best pubs in the New Forest when they had it....More

Thank Trailfinder112
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch at with friends & was really pleased to see they now allow dogs in part of the bar! I never go to this pub as I 9 times out of 10 I have my dog with me so never bothered, I will...More

Thank Helen D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great stop over thatched country inn . Superb bar eating area plenty of seating , nice and cosy , lovely food great service , nice old world bar , nice staff , good service, we will be back

Thank steveblakesley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Back after 6 months. No Azabache the best wine on the menu. All wine prices have shot up. U nderwhelming meal of fish pie 70 percent mash . Free coffee was nice compensation. Will not rush back.

Thank Rob G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a roast dinner here one evening. Nice selection of cask ales. Staff very helpful and friendly.

Thank sophia27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Saturday evening didn’t book. A charming pretty pub very friendly service and gorgeous food!!! Wanted to stay longer for desert but completely stuffed! Quality was superb and we were disappointed that where we were staying (also in Ringwood) was not up to this standard....More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

My friends and I visit this pub every couple of months. It's always a welcoming and very cosy environment. It's particularly lovely in the summer to sit by the river in their outdoor seating area. We don't often have good here but the rare occasion...More

Thank Samantha B
Reviewed October 31, 2017 via mobile

We've been going to the fish for many years and decided on Halloween eve for some resonably priced nosh. The real ale as usual was pretty good but once sat down we started with the squid which was very tasty but quite small. There was...More

Thank Chas7704
Reviewed October 30, 2017

We had pre booked a table for 9 on Saturday lunchtime, nothing was to much trouble for the great staff, The food was superb, the service was great, I look forward to coming to see you again in the future.

Thank Stewart1969
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Joanne D
October 21, 2017|
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Response from gavins1969 | Reviewed this property |
I would probably book for lunch as it can get fairly busy.
Adam H
July 24, 2017|
Response from Jude K | Property representative |
Yes, we are in the bar area.
June 28, 2017|
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Response from Jude K | Property representative |
Yes, you can enter the car park just after the pub and directly before the entrance into the service station. Regards Jude
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Scenic view, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Bridges | West Street, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Ringwood BH24 2AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest National Park Hampshire  >  Ringwood
  • Phone Number: +44 1425 473185
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A stunning 16th century thatched inn, with the unique attraction of being Ringwood's only riverside pub. Offering home cooked menu and daily specials including fresh fish. Quality cask ales and fine wines. Traditional Sunday lunch. Dog friendly (in the bar area) A reduced menu served between 3 - 6 during the school holidays
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