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Wykeham Arms

€€ - €€€, British,
75 Kingsgate Street, Winchester SO23 9PE, England
+44 1962 853834
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
75 Kingsgate Street, Winchester SO23 9PE, England
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Went on a cold wet February night and the atmosphere was lovely - open fires, candles and subdued lighting and loads of old pictures, adverts etc on the walls. I went with three friends and we had a lovely evening. We had a good corner...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Visited here during a day trip, having read the reviews we were going to stay and have something to eat. But..... We ended up leaving with drinks half finished.... Beer that tasted strange/off, no coke/Pepsi except diet/max, could not find the toilets even after asking...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Tucked away, lovely place . Would recommend for a drink in a place with character and interesting artefacts

Thank julie007s
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

This is a very good pub. We visited the Wykeham Arms for Sunday lunch and had one of the best lunches we have had in a long time. It’s a lovely, interesting pub with very nice, attentive and chatty staff. We started with the squid...More

Thank GeoffMcGeoffrey
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

I've been visiting this unique, atmospheric Winchester pub for over 30 years and I was amazed to find the bar dominated by a flat screen TV. What next? Fruit machines and a juke box? Also, while I'm no Camra boffin, I have to say that...More

Thank Giles K
Reviewed 15 March 2018

What a treat! Tucked away from the student thriving, blue wicked drinking bars around town, this is a real treat. Traditional pub steeped in history, with roaring real fires, real ales, and seriously tasty food. The Wykeham Arms has been on my list for some...More

Thank Taydaylaney
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Very enjoyable ambience, quirky object d'arts and excellent choice of ales. I can imagine the garden is nice in the summer months.

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 1 March 2018

This gastro pub is brimming with warmth and charm, from log fires to quirky decor. It's situated near the Cathedral and Winchester College in one of the oldest parts of the city and shares some of the history. I've been coming here for years, so...More

Thank bailli2017
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We just went here for a quick drink following a recommendation. It's so quirky and fun with various objects hanging from the walls and ceiling and old school desks as tables. A great find!

Thank KatyM3094
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Close to College street,this pub is clean with friendly staff. My husband said the beer was very good as was the wine list choice! We both had a sandwich lunch with fries sat at our school desks. Walking sticks hanging on the ceiling, why, I...More

Thank Lisa C
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Brigitte K
4 March 2016|
Response from CarloGilmour | Reviewed this property |
Kingsgate Street. From the pub, on the road travelling away from the city towards Winchester College, you can park there free for a limited time. One hour free about 500 yards away, 2 hours free from about half a mile away... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Kingsgate Street, Winchester SO23 9PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1962 853834
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  • This restaurant is at The Wykeham Arms
Steeped in charm and nominated Hampshire dining pub of the year, The Wykeham Arms is moments from the glorious Winchester Cathedral. A modern British menu filled with locally sourced ingredients, is complemented by an extensive wine list and choice of 5 ales on tap. A cosy log fire in the main dining area enhances the relaxed atmosphere of The Wykeham Arms.
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