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The Farmers Home

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Heathen Street | Durley, Southampton SO32 2BT, England
+44 1489 860457
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“beef lasagne” (5 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Heathen Street | Durley, Southampton SO32 2BT, England
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1 - 10 of 323 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I had an excellent lunch here today,2nd Feb.The food was beautifully cooked,superb quality and piping hot.There was absolutely nothing you could fault. The staff were all very friendly and we were made to feel comfortable. The restaurant was well laid out and...More

Thank sally w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Another superb meal at the Farmers and reasonably priced. This pub consistently serves good food with a friendly warm ambience. Service is good and nothing is too much trouble.

Thank Tracy R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this venue whilst researching on Tripadvisor and it is excellent! We went there for lunch and entered to find roaring log fires, timbered beams, cosy yet spacious areas around a central bar. We were greeted immediately on arrival, the booking checked then shown to...More

Thank Z1530RLsueh
Jason G, Owner at The Farmers Home, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Z1530RLsueh, Thank you for your glowing review; you have captured our pub precisely as we see it, and it is great to read that you enjoyed every aspect of your visit. The team looks forward to welcoming you again. Kind regards

Reviewed 16 January 2018

Cannot fault-everything from friendly staff ,ambiance,beer,and not least the food ,was excellent. There were 15 in our party,and the service was spot on,not a bad dish amongst us. Only downside was lack of wi fi signal so could not keep up with the football scores-BUT...More

1  Thank royasaint
Jason G, Owner at The Farmers Home, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear royasaint, It was lovely to read that all 15 of you, and especially your dad, enjoyed his special celebration. Being a rural pub we do like to keep it traditional with no TV or wifi so apologies that the football couldn't be kept up...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018

Been here recently with my wife and had a poor experience went again on Sunday and had a great roast beef and good crumble the brownie was also good a proper Sunday pub!!More

Thank fishermike80
Jason G, Owner at The Farmers Home, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear fishermike80, We appreciate you trying us again after your recent poor experience and were delighted to read that it was a Top Roast this time as this is what we would expect every visit. Thank you for the review and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner just visited for dinner, despite me be picky all the staff were very accommodating and pleasant, all the food tasted just as beautiful as it looked, will definitely be visiting again when we are next down this way! Thank you to...More

Thank Jessica R
Jason G, Owner at The Farmers Home, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jessica R, Thank you for your 10/10 review. It is great for all of us to read that your complete experience, from the staff to the food, was spot on. We look forward to welcoming you again some time. Kind regards

Reviewed 4 January 2018

We visited just after Christmas. The staff were all very pleasant and helpful, serving very good food at reasonable prices. Good drinks selection with Ringwood and HSB on tap. Overall a good experience.

Thank BRIANACTON
Jason G, Owner at The Farmers Home, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear BRIANACTON, Thanks for taking the time to review us; it is always lovely to read that people have enjoyed the food, service and ale! Kind regards

Reviewed 24 December 2017

We found the Farmers Home after a pleasant if muddy afternoon walk around Twyford, Marwell and Owslebury. We'd been turned away by a couple of pubs that weren't serving food until the evening, so it was a relief to find that the Farmers Home happily...More

Thank Robin D
Jason G, Owner at The Farmers Home, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Robin D, It was great to read that you enjoyed your anniversary meal in front of the fire in our pub; apologies that one of the Wellington's wasn't up to scratch first time but we were glad that it was sorted out for you....More

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I visited with five friends and everyone immediately commented on the fact that's it's all very traditional with no trace of what you get with chain pubs. The staff were all very friendly and helpful, and we all enjoyed the food we ordered. Between us...More

Thank SLKmaniac
Jason G, Owner at The Farmers Home, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear SLKmaniac, We were very pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit to our traditional pub and that you found the food good and the staff friendly; we look forward to welcoming you again. Kind regards

Reviewed 5 December 2017

We ate in this pub on Saturday the food was not of a great standard and was very dissapointing as we had read the reviews and looked forward to it! The service was good and the beer great and the pub is a lovely rural...More

Thank fishermike80
Jason G, Owner at The Farmers Home, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Dear fishermike80, It was great to read that you enjoyed the ambience, beer and service when you visited but we were sorry to read that your meals were not where we would expect them to be. We are always happy to replace an overcooked steak...More

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kelsi25
11 May 2017|
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Response from Jason G | Property representative |
Hi Kelsi25, Yes we have a flip-down baby changing table in one of the ladies' cubicles. Kind regards
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Elaine R
27 July 2015|
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Response from Jason G | Property representative |
Hi Elaine, We don't have a disabled toilet at the present time; due to the age of the building we are still working on the logistics of one. Our toilets are up two steps from the bar area but there are level entry dining... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heathen Street | Durley, Southampton SO32 2BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1489 860457
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Tel: 01489860457
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