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“A very good p[lace for a light lunch”
Review of The White Hart Inn - CLOSED

The White Hart Inn
Cuisines: British
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: 16th-century coaching inn located in the historic village of Hamstead Marshall, The White Hart Inn is a 10-minute drive from both Newbury and Hungerford.Open throughout the day from 11.00am, The White Hart Inn offers you a warm welcome and all the comforts of a traditional country inn, including outstanding pub food “classics”, fantastic beers and wines and eight delightfully comfortable bedrooms. Food and drink features locally sourced and free-range produce, wherever possible, making the best use of seasonal availability.With simple décor and a modern bathroom, each room also has a flat-screen TV and facilities for making tea and coffee. There is free Wi-Fi throughout the building. A classic full English breakfast is provided each morning in the charming and relaxed inn.Heathrow Airport is around 45 minutes’ drive from The White Hart Inn. Both Highclere Castle and Donnington Castle are a few miles away, and The Living Rainforest is about 10 miles
Reviewed October 13, 2013

Always made welcome and chef takes great pride in the presentation and quality of food served at lunchtime. West Berks Brewery Beers sold here and kept exceedingly well. The Platter for sharing is more than enough for two with a varied selection of foods. Even though quite when we ate were looked after very well.

Thank John T
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StellaCoulthurst, Owner at The White Hart Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2013

We are delighted you enjoy our deli boards and shared platters - as you say, a great option for a light lunch. AND the team will be delighted with your praise. Thank you.

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68 - 72 of 91 reviews

Reviewed September 19, 2013

A large party of 15 of us visited on a Friday night.
We were very well looked after with excellent service, nothing was too much trouble - the meal for one latecomer was held back and freshly cooked on their arrival. The food was very well presented and tasty.

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Thank wjw238
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StellaCoulthurst, Owner at The White Hart Inn, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2013

Thank you very much for reviewing your recent meal with us. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our traditional country inn, its food and service. Just what we want! We hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed September 16, 2013

First visit, very good. Would definately go again.
Would happily recommend that you go and give it a try.

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Thank howardandcoleman
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StellaCoulthurst, Owner at The White Hart Inn, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2013

Thank you for your lovely review of your first visit to us. We are delighted you enjoyed it - and greatly look forward to welcoming you back to The White Hart Inn very soon.

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Reviewed September 11, 2013

I have enjoyed this restaurant many times and I have eaten the menu a lot!! I asked the manager if i could go "off piste" and what a joy! I had the most fantastic meal I have ever eaten. I had had a conversation with the barman about things I liked and when my meal came, the chef had cooked things I liked without it being on the menu. The Guy called Alex who severed us was so knowledgeable about the menu and lead by a manager called Mathew who was there to answer any questions about the wine, and the bottle we had was well matched with our food.

Thank you for a great time!!

Jo and Bill

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Thank R S
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StellaCoulthurst, Owner at The White Hart Inn, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2013

And we want you to keep coming! Thank you for your super praise and, of course, your regular visits. Our Head Chef delights at the challenge of creating the perfect personal dish but we have, today, launched our Autumn menu, so there is plenty new on the menu for you to try. From our Mini Fish & Chips starter - it's not quite what you think - to Braised Beef Cheek, we hope you will find some new favourites. Top tip - leave enough room for the Parfait pud! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Reviewed September 10, 2013

Popped in for dinner on a Thursday last week and was pleasantly surprised by this little pub. The food is of a restaurant standard but with the pub price tag, and was thoroughly enjoyable - hats off to the chef, the pub classics looked nice but it was the table d'hôte that caught my (and the wife's) eye! The fish was superb and the pork delicious highly recommend!

The service as well was fantastic; it is not often that you find service this standard at a pub. The young manager Matt treated us like we were dining at a top restaurant, pouring our wine and water and talking passionately about the menu and the wines! He is a credit to the establishment and really knows his stuff.

If you want excellent pub grub with a hint of fine dining and service to match give this place a go! I just wish we were more local.

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Thank AWath63
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StellaCoulthurst, Owner at The White Hart Inn, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2013

Thank you so very much for your review. It is exactly what we set out to provide - outstanding, affordable food coupled with great service in a comfortable setting. And it is a joy to be told we've done just that! The team will be thrilled (especially, Matt). We look forward to welcoming you back to The White Hart Inn very soon.

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