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The St James Tavern

€€ - €€€, British,
Romsey Road, Winchester SO22 5BE, England
+44 1962 861288
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Romsey Road, Winchester SO22 5BE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

When the weather is hot and you need a rest this was a great find. half size meals for lunch were perfect, tasty and more than adequate, a garden bar out the back completed a very nice lunch time rest.

Thank lemoncello98
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

I went to the St James Day/Spanish themed event last night and it was such good fun. Lovely ambience, with beautiful live music courtesy of a guitar duo called De Fuego. Super tasty food, lovely sangria and friendly and efficient service. What more could you...More

Thank Rhiannon K
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Such an adventurous, intriguing menu. I’m in danger of becoming a regular. There is always something exotic to tempt me. Like Hoisin crispy beef salad or Moroccan meat balls slathered in a Bedouin melange of flavours. Winchester doesn’t have a proper Middle Eastern restaurant, but...More

1  Thank Charles H
Reviewed 19 June 2018

A nice place just on the outskirts of central Winchester (still within walking distance). They serve great food, lovely atmosphere and the staff are always very friendly.

Thank NatashaO260
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

One of the finest, cosiest locals you can find (without a scarily local feel to it). The food is great, can recommend EVERYTHING on the menu!!!

Thank 79as79
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Good pub lunch , welcoming, nice pub menu, efficient and friendly waitress , rightly priced , will be back .

Thank Gaelpes
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We visited the pub for a special family occasion and dined in the upstair dining room which was lovely. The service from start to finish was incredible, very attentive, very pleasant; overall top class. The menu was varied and exciting, great choices and everyone thoroughly...More

Thank andrew k
Reviewed 17 March 2018

We recently held a wedding reception in the private dining room for my daughter and her husband. The staff couldn't have been more helpful and accommodating, beforehand and on the day itself. They allocated an area in the pub where we could all be together...More

Thank Julia A
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Cozy pub ambiance. Good food however on the expensive side of the price range. The service was not very good. We waited for quite a while to be served and for having many people on staff that evening, the table was not attended to beyond...More

Thank Yvonne_Miel
Reviewed 10 March 2018

owned by the same pople who own several of the excellent pubs in winchester. cant go wrong, except when it is too busy. highly recommended. in a town blessed with many excellent pubs, StJT stands out.

Thank PeteT334
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 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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