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The Bold Forester

€€ - €€€, British,
120 Bridge Road | Sarisbury Green, Southampton SO31 7EL, England
+44 1489 576400
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“duck salad” (3 reviews)
“baguette” (6 reviews)
“pudding” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
120 Bridge Road | Sarisbury Green, Southampton SO31 7EL, England
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1 - 10 of 302 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Attractive from the outside and greeted with a warm welcome. Quite busy with a couple of large parties. Expecting to order from the bar but order for drinks and food taken at table by a barman who seemed to be trying to do everything. Only...More

Thank musicmanhampshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a soup starter came out piping hot with thick bread very tasty,then a juicy rump steak each to our liking very friendly staff and delicious food

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went out for dinner on a Saturday night with 3 family members, the restaurant was very busy with a table of 18. However, this shouldn't mean other tables orders take longer. Was left waiting 40 minutes for 4 main meals. Although the food tasted nice...More

Thank Alisha1777
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I sample pub roasts on pretty much a bi-monthly basis and post our reviews on here - I have to say, the reviews I read of this place in advance weren't overly inviting, but we book without prejudice 😊. Upon arrival our...More

Thank Jid K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked in for a late Sunday lunch, varied menu with Sunday roast specials, obviously very popular and quite busy so service was a tad slow.....but a great plate of roast beef with all the trimmings, and tasty tasty puds, good beer too at acceptable price.

Thank pat_geoffwilkinson
Reviewed 19 August 2017

we celebrated our golden wedding anniversary there with family and friends, a very warm welcome, food was great and the service and staff first rate. there was about forty of us in our group and we were all served quickly and everyone enjoyed the food....More

Thank brendacunningham2016
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I took my wife and two sons along with their girlfriends for a pleasant Sunday treat ...... or so I thought ! We should have realised something was amiss when we ordered "normal" meals and was indignantly confronted with "why aren't any of you going...More

Thank elljoe
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Sunday lunch was ok, I had a roast which had a strange faint taste/smell, a mix between mould and paint!!! have not a clue what that was? My fiancé had sea bass which very good. Nice place with friendly staff. I would not hurry back...More

Thank cuckoo
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Visited here for the first time on Sunday tea time. The menu was good, 4 of us had different dishes including starters and all enjoyed it. I had the roast lamb, plenty of meat and good gravy, but the roast potatoes were a bit burnt,...More

Thank andymichelle2016
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Arrived at pub and easy to find parking space as they have a good size parking area. Looked beautiful from outside with some lovely hanging baskets (actually loads of big hanging baskets), went inside and the whole place was clean and very welcoming lovely décor....More

Thank skanky1960
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$31
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Bridge Road | Sarisbury Green, Southampton SO31 7EL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1489 576400
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