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) #4 of 87 Restaurants in Lymington €€ - €€€, European, British, Soups
Ashley Lane, New Forest, Lymington SO41 3RH, England
+44 1590 672777
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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European, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Ashley Lane, New Forest, Lymington SO41 3RH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Just returned from an absolutely delicious lunch at Lanes, a joint birthday treat from my brother to me and my husband. The ambience is great, service attentive and welcoming. The food from the lunch menu was excellent and a good choice. What more can you...More

Thank Sheila B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Being a little off the high street the restaurant is down a rather unassuming lane so can be easily missed. But it's worth finding as it is consistently a great restaurant. Inside is bright and quirky with tables over 2 floors and a mezzanine. The...More

Thank Derek H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for a celebration dinner on a Friday evening and we were delighted. A modest restaurant on the surface serving really high quality food. Loved the ambiance and the restaurant is brilliantly laid out on many levels so there is a feeling of space but...More

Thank Feefifofum40
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Staff were very attentive, however our seating at our small table was not very comfortable, lighting too bright, no candles, lacking in atmosphere, food disappointing, very expensive for what is on offer as there is much competition in the area.

Thank Jill f
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When my husband and I are after a high quality meal with friendly, professional service we know we can rely on a to visit Lanes to fulfill our needs. Owner Nicola, as front of house, makes everyone feel special and welcomed into the restaurant. There...More

Thank Karen T
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Our family had a lovely meal here to celebrate my husbands birthday. The staff are really friendly and we were made very welcome. The food itself was excellent and beautifully presented. It was busy so I recommend booking. We will definitely come here again when...More

Thank joanyflower
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We visited last Friday evening after spending a week on holiday in Lymington, on calling to book we were advised it was their 10 year anniversary and so they were only serving a set menu, with each course paired with wine. We agreed to go...More

Thank ellen981
Reviewed 2 April 2017

What can i say about our latest visit to this top class restaurant which i havent said in previous reviews It is about a year since my last review and the standard of the food in particular has risen even more."Lanes" organised a two course...More

Thank Chilli48
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Came back here again whilst on holiday in the area this year. This is without a doubt the best restaurant in the area. The service is excellent, the food is exceptional. We will probably make sure we holiday again in this area just so we...More

Thank Bambi212
Reviewed 28 March 2017

A really lovely meal, just my wife and I for our wedding anniversary. Food, service, ambience all in harmony. The tray of petits fours with our coffee was made special with "Happy Anniversary" piped onto the tray in chocolate.

Thank Peter S
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judith p
is there a set lunch menu
4 July 2016|
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Response from Thaigrannie | Reviewed this property |
The set menu on weekdays is £18.50, fabulous food and a great choice.
is a la carte menu available at lunch time?
7 January 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$49
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ashley Lane, New Forest, Lymington SO41 3RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Lymington
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 672777
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