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Hare and Hounds

€€ - €€€, British,
Durnstown | Sway, Sway, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO41 6AL, England
+44 1590 682404
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“liver” (25 reviews)
“pie” (20 reviews)
“whitebait” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Durnstown | Sway, Sway, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO41 6AL, England
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1 - 10 of 535 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been to this pub before for a snack, and thought it worth a try for a decent meal. It has a nice atmosphere and friendly, attentive staff. However, our meals were really disappointing. Beef stroganoff was actually braised beef in oxtail soup! Nothing...More

Thank Koi-breeder
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a busy place - you need to book. The appeal is I think value for money - you get very large portions for a reasonable price. I had whitebait (which were quite big) - I couldn't finish all the bread. Followed buy smoked...More

Thank MacKilt
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Returned here again as it’s a safe bet for a table without booking whilst producing good pub food. Portions are large and some times at the cost of quality and presentation. Fish pie - previously a safe bet - but tonight lacked fish instead lots...More

Thank Ph1lMari0n
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great pub! Wonderful traditional English pub atmosphere! Friendly and attentive staff! Nice selection of food and drinks. Food fresh and hot! Would definitely go again!

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Were staying in the area and went to the pub by chance in the early evening without booking and were given a table even though they were quite busy. The food on the menu and specials all sounded very appetising. I had the liver and...More

Thank PlumDuff2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here several times now with friends and have never been disappointed. The food is excellent and staff are very friendly and helpful.

1  Thank sajstevenson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was excellent...would recommend the liver and bacon stack on mask , the jus was superb. Took our mutt and made very welcome as he is well behaved...dog bed provided even. Priced well and lots of choice.....local ales also good and plentiful options. On visit...More

Thank Ray W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great pub, great food, friendly staff, nice decor, great location, good beer. Want more? Why? Really nice waiting staff who served really nice grub. Proper grub, not fancy shmancy stuff where it has no food and a drizzle of some weird sauce. Proper grub, with...More

1  Thank Jed B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived in the evening and they were busy and had to wait for a table. The manger was very helpful and got us a table as quickly as he could. We did not mind the wait as the atmosphere was good and were seated...More

1  Thank Ginette K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at 12.15pm and ordered the special which was a pie. Dreadfully slow service, we felt utterly abandoned and had to get up and go to the bar for everything although we were told it was supposed to be waitress service. The food took 90...More

1  Thank nicdigby
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29 December 2015|
Response from fenhenderson |
Yes in one half of the pub, bar and garden :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Durnstown | Sway, Sway, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO41 6AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Brockenhurst  >  Sway
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 682404
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