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99 Alresford Road | Winchester, Winchester SO23 0JZ, England
+44 1962 865512
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scampi” (13 reviews)
“sunday roast” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 15:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
99 Alresford Road | Winchester, Winchester SO23 0JZ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The golden lion staff went above and beyond! We had book a table for the 2nd of may. We hadn't told the staff it was my birthday as we didn't think too. On the day we realised that we wanted to take our own cake...More

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped off here for a light lunch and were tempted by the options on the main menu. Our plates were overflowing and the food was very tasty. The pork loin was nicely cooked - crispy edges and succulent meat. Mum wanted scampi which wasn't...More

Thank shabbards
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very attractive venue. Good service. Good atmosphere. Good and varied menue. Been before, always satisfied.

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying a couple of nights at the Morn Hill campsite on our way to France. If you are looking for great food, friendly atmosphere and good beers then the Golden Lion. They also take dog so really worked out. Still did a roast on a...More

Thank TigersQB
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely blown away by the service and the food on what was clearly a massively busy evening. I actually don't know how they turned out the meals so quickly to such a high standard with all the tables full and a private function taking place...More

Thank Gill M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst driving back from an afternoon in Bath, my partner and I decided we would eat out due to the long journey. She quickly went online and noticed the Golden Lion had rave reviews. I had the seafood platter and she had skin potatoes off...More

Thank Adam D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here after detour off M3, very welcoming and accommodating. We are both dieting and they happily changed things on the menu. Definitely would come again.

Thank Gill J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A most unpleasant experience with poor food over priced only matched by the sour faced rude and miserable staff. Will not be returning.

Thank Zim B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here on way home as the other half wanted a roast, so we found this gem on way back from our hotel. Seen this place loads of times but never been in. We didn't have a reservation but they accomodated us all the...More

Thank SteveandSonjy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a family birthday meal on Saturday evening. The food was outstanding: starters of whitebait, seafood platter , mozzarella salad, Chicken & Leek pie, Beefburgers followed by cheesecake , chocolate fudge cake both with ice cream. Service was impeccable and lovelStaff surprised us with a...More

Thank Steve K
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Questions & Answers
24 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from tomwO6177GV | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there's plenty of parking. More at the back than the front. I arrived late on a busy weekday night (8.45pm) and parked easily.
4 November 2016|
Response from oakwoodfencing | Reviewed this property |
No. it's a 5 minute drive out of the centre, but worth the drive.
Andrew W
24 September 2016|
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Response from Goodfoodknight | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure I can or need to justify this? When we visited the place was reasonably priced try another cider......
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Alresford Road | Winchester, Winchester SO23 0JZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1962 865512
  • E-mail
This Is A Pub Restaurant With The More On Restaurant Than Pub Imacultate In Everyway Food Garden Even Bowl Of Flowers In Ladies Toilets",look On There Web Site" A Very Good Place To Eat For Visiting Tourists,not Cheap Very Well Run
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