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Fishermans Haunt

€€ - €€€, British,
Salisbury Road | Winkton, Christchurch BH23 7AS, England
+44 1202 477283
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (9 reviews)
“beef burger” (3 reviews)
“pudding” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Salisbury Road | Winkton, Christchurch BH23 7AS, England
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1 - 10 of 264 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Took both sets of parents out for lunch here and it was very pleasant - we only had main course and drinks because the Sunday roasts were so big. The beef and Lamb were excellent as were the vegs. Would definitely go back, only criticism...More

Thank Chros80
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been visiting this pub for years but yesterday's experience was awful, went in and ordered by twelvefiftydidnt getserved till almost hal past one and there were only two. Folkssitting in the pub ! Only orderedham egg and chips , not theslowestof thingsto cook, chips were...More

Thank Hilda A
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Hilda, Thank you for your review, I have spoken with the team on duty. We can only apologise for your experience with us and sadly on this occassion cannot agree with you on the wait time for the food. It took 20 minutes, the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival we enquired about a table. The lady said she would check, on return, said she could fit us in. Once in the “conservatory “ all the tables were empty except two! It was very cold and we had to use blankets that were...More

Thank Julie T
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Julie, Thank you for your review, on a sunday the tables are booked at a later time and even though it appeared to be empty it is important that we do not fill tables booked within the next 2 hour slot to give you...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We booked several rooms for family members attending a wedding at the nearby Sopley mill, just a couple of minutes by car. Friendly staff, great lunch, allowed early access to our rooms which were comfortable with all you need! Very good breakfast with nice choice...More

Thank John L
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Dear John L, Thank you for your review, it is such a lovely location, especially for the Sopley Mill weddings. The housekeeping team work so well together and to be able to allow early access is something we try to give, it makes the customers...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We come here all the time, for the best Sunday roast in the area or a drink at the bar. Jack is our regular at the bar, always with a smile on his face and knows us by name. Ben comes to our table when...More

Thank Lauryn W
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Dear Lauryn W, Thank you for your lovely comments, it has been wonderful to see the team grow in confidence and warmth since I have taken over and as they are cared for this then gets passed onto the customers as the team enjoy their...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017

We had a very nice 2 course meal here, the food was a little expensive for what it was and the portions weren't large, however it was quite tastey. Our drinks order was taken quite quickley and they arrived soon after, the food arrived quite...More

Thank Faye S
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Dear Faye S, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit. I apologise for the wait on food, we do aim to get all main courses out within 20 minutes, but some dishes do take longer as everything is cooked to order....More

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

From the moment you step inside you couldnt ask for better service. Food was very good and home made tarter sauce was tasty as you like.landlord was excellent host great start to holiday

Thank Michelle G
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Dear Michelle G, Thank you for your lovely comments, I hope that you enjoyed the rest of your holiday and am so pleased that we could give you the start you deserved. Warmest regards Annette General Manager

Reviewed 2 October 2017

We stayed here one night. We brought our French bulldog, he loved the place too as the water bowl and tasty treats were waiting him in the room. The Room was nice and clean include the bathroom. The antique telephone in the room was brilliant....More

Thank Jozef L
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Dear Jozef L, Thank you for your lovely comments. Warmest regards Annette General Manager

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, great beer, food is reasonable too, highly recommended to anyone who wants to drop by or make a night of it with friends and family. All I say is don't do there Monday night quiz it's sooooo boringMore

Thank Mark A
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Dear Mark A, Thank you for your lovely review, I shall pass on your comments reference the quiz to our local quiz master. It was the first one we have done since I took over, as he was here previously so all feedback is welcome....More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

I came here with friends to celebrate a birthday and really enjoyed the atmosphere in the pub. I have not been for a few years and having heard there was new management, we though we would come back again. The staff, especially Annette, Chloe and...More

Thank Girl252016
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Dear Girl252016, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to us, so lovely to see such wonderful comments. I shall pass this onto my team. We hope to welcome you back very soon. Warmest regards Annette General Manager

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Karen R
1 November 2015|
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Response from lilylou3 |
Hi Karen, we live down the road and take our two dogs inside always ,ade welcome and biscuit treats in a bowl by the door.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Salisbury Road | Winkton, Christchurch BH23 7AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 477283
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Description
Historic hospitality meets modern creature comforts at The Fisherman’s Haunt, a beautiful pub near Christchurch. Recently refurbished to a supreme standard, its farmhouse feel, fine fare and stylish bedrooms offer a special place to dine, drink and stay in the Dorset countryside.
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