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“fabulous food in a relaxed atmosphere”
Review of The Pig

The Pig
Ranked #11 of 61 Restaurants in Brockenhurst
Price range: $9 - $22
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Uncomplicated and simple British garden food, true to the micro seasons and influenced by the forest and coast, with the emphasis squarely on fresh, clean flavours.
Reviewed February 22, 2013

An excellent experience. The atmosphere is very rexlaxed, The staff are very friendly and very efficient, and the food is superb. What more can you ask for? The location is perfect for a meal or a break in the New Forest.We visited the kitchen garden and even there we received a warm welcome for the staff working to produce the fresh food for the kitchen.

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Thank Laurence5836
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Reviewed February 17, 2013

An excellent restaurant in an ex-country house deep in the New Forest. Food is superb, the staff are friendly and helpful, lounges for post-meal coffee, gardens for post-coffee walks.

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Thank starmanUk
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Reviewed February 15, 2013

We had a memorable meal at the Pig: our only regret was that it was dark and we could not admire the surroundings: will have to come back in the summer! The food was delicious and the service from a very young staff was attentive and excellent. The wine list was extensive but expensive: as one of us was driving this was not a problem. The only negative was that the tables for two were a bit close together.

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Thank HopefultravellerUk
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Reviewed February 10, 2013

The entire experience at The Pig was one of the most enjoyable dining experiences I have ever had. I cannot rate this establishment more highly. Located in the New Forest down on the south coast of England, The Pig is situated in a stunning old country house and has one of the most beautiful settings...surrounded by fields, forests and countryside. This place is stylish with a charming edge to it. The boutique hotel has about 20 rooms, and one of the most warm and welcoming bars and lounges with fire places, but the highlight is undoubtably the restaurant. The food and service was incredible. We had arrived early as the folks at The Pig invite and encourage guests to walk around the farm, viewing all the various vegetable and herb patches, pig pens, green house, smoke house and all the other culinary delights that are produced and prepared locally on the property. We walked through all the gardens, fields and grounds, and got to see everything that was being picked and prepared for the evenings menu.
Apparently the menu changes daily, if not by the hour as all the ingredients are sourced from the farm on site, or alternatively sourced from within a 25 mile radius, so each and every ingredient is as fresh as it could be. The quality of the food was quite simply superb with extremely reasonable prices and very generous portions. Incredible variety of dishes all prepared flawlessly....the service was also perfection, knowledgable waiters and sommelier, warm and not over bearing. This has to be one of the most amazing dinners I have had in years and when I am back in the UK, I shall make a point of getting the train from London to Brockenhurst to have another meal at this wonderful place in the New Forest. In summer, it must convert into one of the most breathtaking outdoor dining venues....

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Thank TheoCromhout
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Reviewed February 3, 2013

It was our 25th wedding anniversary last week and my husband has the task of finding somewhere unique in the New Forest where we were staying. I love pigs! The name of the restaurant was a good start. When we arrived we were greeted by a log fire in the courtyard it was a crisp evening and this was so welcoming. There was piped music throughout even outside. We visted the kitchen garden which was extensive and saw the Spa potting shed across the lake. The pigs had gone to bed. The food was served in a large orangery and the wine list was one of the largest I had ever seen! Food was simply amazing, the scallops were caught that morning and were served with some roots which were delicious. The pork had the most amazing crackling and I would recommend this restaurant to anyone as the food was diverse, staff very attentive and sitting in the drawing room after dinner with the log fire was beautiful.

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Thank naomi f
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