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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%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Durnstown | Sway, Sway, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO41 6AL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We treated ourselves to a meal here whilst on holiday in October, and we were certainly not disappointed. Very friendly and welcoming atmosphere as you walk in the door, and the old fashioned and country style of the pub made it feel very homely. We...More

Thank Hannah T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch here Impressive menu and drink Excellent value for money Friendly people running

Thank OLD123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great friendly pub and superb food, we ate twice here during our stay in the New Forest and both meals were exceptional and well priced.

Thank Pistol007Uk
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We knew we were on to something when we arrived just before opening at The Hare and Hounds and there was a queue waiting for the doors to open! And the Sunday roast did not disappoint us! Both the beef and the turkey were excellent!...More

Thank Katiestar102
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Lovely location and a good ambiance. However, my wife and I both ordered steaks medium rare. Both turned up with the chips double cooked or over cooked. My wife's steak was so so, but mine was more than well done and uneatable. I sent it...More

Thank dclarkbillericay
Reviewed 24 October 2017

A very friendly and welcoming pub. Decor cosy and very dog friendly. Like the fact they provide dog beds. An excellent selection of good beers and hearty food. The food we ordered was excellent and good portions.

Thank Michelle L
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Very upset to over hear the owner talking to an elderly customer about a overpayment on his bill No apology blamed the till adding up shame on you added £11 + to his bill Did not offer a free bag of crisps thankfully the gentleman...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 October 2017

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 20 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 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
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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