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The Cliff House Restaurant

Marine Drive West, Barton-on-Sea, New Forest, New Milton BH25 7QL, England
+44 1425 619333
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday roast” (11 reviews)
“beef” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Marine Drive West, Barton-on-Sea, New Forest, New Milton BH25 7QL, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We are locals to the cliff house . We came for Sunday lunch which was nice but spoiled by black veg on the plate i. e Black carrots which were completely overlooked & beetroot. Sunday roast is a traditional meal and therefore traditional veg and...More

Thank cass678A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch today and the food, service and view was fantastic. Very friendly and welcoming and can't wait to return. I've never written a review before but felt compelled to do so, highly recommend.

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for Sunday lunch with friends. Disappointing. We had the roast of course but, once you took the gravy boat off the plate, it looked a bit empty. Only two slices of meat and not enough potatoes or vegetables. At over £20 for two courses,...More

Thank Ian F
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely hotel. Fabulous view from the bedroom - Pembrooke Room - overlooking the Needles. Although we were not eating at the restaurant the food looked very nice. If the breakfast was anything to go by it would be delicious. Super friendly staff, loads...More

Thank joray84
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfectly perched on Barton Cliff top with stunning views to the Isle of Wight and the Purbecks, a warm friendly welcome awaits at this British restaurant. We was pleasantly surprised with our roast beef Sunday lunch followed by winter crumble, red wine and beer. Attentive...More

Thank WorldClassOnly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here a few times for family meals. Food always good and the service friendly and courteous. Lovely in the summer too. Chateaubriand steak is the best I’ve had. Would be good to have Aperol Spritz on the drinks list. Not many good places to...More

Thank Rickyavik
Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all, this is a nice restaurant - you can do a lot worse, however it seemed to just fall short of being very good/excellent. We went for an evening meal, so obviously missed out on the views, which are probably the main highlight...More

1  Thank Beck533
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good varied food for three of us, grown up daughter, husband and myself. Dover Sole delicious though rather small for the price. Excellent Sweet Potato Fries (best we have had outside the USA). Service good. It was quite busy and I don't think we...More

Thank CherryClift
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for an ice cream for my grandson on a walk and the lovely guy who welcomed us ( could have been the owner) was so child friendly to my ASD grandson we ended up staying for delicious coffee and cake ! Would deffo...More

Thank jac g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for coffee and was hoping for some cakes on a Sunday. We was greeted outside by a waiter who asked what we would like as we were seating down at a table outside. We asked if there was a menu and he ask...More

1  Thank Supadups
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Chris R
13 November 2017|
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Response from lynn w | Reviewed this property |
yes I agree an excellent venue
12 May 2017|
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Response from marinedrivewest | Property representative |
Hi Sue, We have a couple of doggy friendly tables in our restaurant too so you can bring your four legged friend with you. When were you looking for a table? Would you like me to make you a reservation? Hayley
1 April 2017|
Response from marinedrivewest | Property representative |
Hello Annie C . Thanks for your message , we always offer a Vegetarian main course on Sundays . Last week it was Spiced Butternut Squash, Haricot Bean, Spinach & Cheddar Crumble, Roast Potatoes, Veggie Gravy . Our main menu... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marine Drive West, Barton-on-Sea, New Forest, New Milton BH25 7QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  New Milton  >  Barton-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1425 619333
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