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The Old Farmhouse Restaurant and Tea Rooms

The Cross | Ringwood Road, Burley, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 4AB, England
+44 1425 402218
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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The Cross | Ringwood Road, Burley, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 4AB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Very Quaint little place, oldy worldy and pretty. We stopped for morning coffee here and cake. Good service and reasonable price and lovely homemade (I think ) cake.

Thank goldholidays
Reviewed 2 days ago

Pleasant tea room in Burley with good service. Scones are light, moist and fluffy with a good helping of clotted cream and jam

Thank 342SteveO
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for a coffee and scone. The Scone was lovely, with jam and cream and the scone wasn’t dry which a lot are. The building is lovely and old, we did sit inside. The staff seemed friendly. Would go back if in the area.

Thank 938pippa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We sat in the pretty garden and ordered a cheese and leek lasagne which came with chips and a very nice salad. Had a lovely glass of local cider and followed this with a cream tea but was disappointed that the scones didn't have that...More

Thank Happytravellers94
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely choice of afternoon tea, sandwiches and hot lunches. Staff very friendly and welcoming. I had 'Cottage afternoon tea' which was bloomer with jam, butter and a choice of cake, I had lemon drizzle which was lovely and moist, delicious. My friends had scones which...More

Thank amj6071
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tea room is located right on main road so very easy to find with plenty of parking at the side. There are lots of small areas with plenty of tables...there were a lot of cyclists here when we visited on a Monday but service was...More

Thank neopuss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have popped in here a number of times on our holidays to the new forest and have always enjoyed our experience here. Unfortunately this time we ordered off the special board and the order came out wrong. After complaining to the staff, they first...More

Thank Bongohunt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

13 of us had lunch this afternoon for a special family occasion, we ordered a variety of meals and puddings. Our meals were very nice, especially salmon fish cakes from the specials board, good portion sizes and puddings were also yummy! Service was very good,...More

Thank emmal022
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were on holiday and went in here for a cream tea. Scones were OK, nothing more clotted cream was in the little plastic pots with tear back lids. To be honest I could have got as good in Tesco cafe. I was expecting a...More

Thank paultheposh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch and we were very impressed Clean tables, quick service, good menu and we thought it was very reasonably priced Food was lovely and I would recommend going for a meal here any time. It was so good I left a tip.....the...More

Thank ian007dq
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Jill W
18 July 2016|
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Response from mariaalmeida186338 | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you ask them directly. Have been to so many places I can't really recall. However, if I have given it a good review I'm sure you will all enjoy it.
10 July 2016|
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Response from stepht1969 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there were a few dogs in the patio area x
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Cross | Ringwood Road, Burley, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 4AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Ringwood  >  Burley
  • Phone Number: +44 1425 402218
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