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The St James Tavern

) #58 of 157 Restaurants in Winchester €€ - €€€ , British,
Romsey Road, Winchester SO22 5BE, England
+44 1962 861288
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub
€€ - €€€
Romsey Road, Winchester SO22 5BE, England
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lunchtime farewell to a retiring colleague at this friendly pub. One meal was left off the food order but the apologies were genuine. My sandwich with fries was delicious, lovely bread and plenty of filling. Good value and good food.

Thank CWharton1
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We arrived for a family meal. The pub has a nice feeling about it. However, we asked for a wine spritzer and got a wine and lemonade. The meals arrived but one was missing. The burgers were nice but the steak was very average and...More

Thank Hyde138
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Toilets really good, if few. Nice extras, nice surroundings... company was a bit dodgy ( but not pubs fault)

Thank Naomi B
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We have eaten brunch here many times before and been happy with what we have been given. However on this visit, we weren't made to feel welcome. The pub was empty but the coffees still took a long time to arrive and then were cold....More

Thank Frank51N47R4
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent pub food, excellent service. Sat in a cosy corner by the fire - great winter pub. Lamb shank and burger both delicious

Thank emilycorinne
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This is the second year we've been for a Christmas lunch, and again it was superb. The staff were all lovely, helpful and friendly, there is a lovely atmosphere there as well. We all had a great time and would recommend it.

Thank MaryB207
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Came here for our works Xmas party... good food and great service... we were given a room upstairs and the girls were kept very busy with our drink orders... would definitely come back

Thank twiglet1978
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This is my second visit to the St. James tavern and as before it was wonderful. The food was delicious but was trumped by the fantastic service we received. The girl serving us was new but you couldn't tell with how confident she was! It...More

Thank Magalij92
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

What an excellent place to visit. The food was excellent, the same add were lovely and friendly and stopped to have a conversation with you which is a rarity these days! The only thing I will say is I was disappointed by their herbal teas....More

Thank tala-mae123
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

The menu is small but homemade burgers are great! Food is fresh and there is plenty of drinks to choose from. Relaxing and friendly atmosphere

Thank Marta R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Romsey Road, Winchester SO22 5BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1962 861288
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