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The Woolpack

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Ringwood Road, Sopley BH23 7AX, England
+44 1425 672252
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My friend and I stopped there for lunch. It was a nice surprise to see that it was a dog friendly pub. The food was lovely. I had steak, french frie chips and salad. My friend had octopus, salad and chunky chips. I got to taste the octopus which was nice ( I normally dont eat seafood). The staff were... More 

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Thank Andrea W
Dorset, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a group of friends here for lunch after they'd stayed over for a dinner party the night before. We ordered a mixture of food from the duck wrap, which I'm told was superb, to a a gourmet burger, this was very good, but be warned its huge, and my husband 's choice of the trio of pork dish,... More 

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Thank Nicola J
United Kingdom
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in here recently for lunch and what a nice place it is. Sat at a table overlooking the river. Very friendly staff and good food obviously freshly prepared.

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Thank LonesomeCrow
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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643 reviews
324 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 287 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hadn't been to this pub/restaurant for many years & decided to visit when looking for a dog friendly place to have lunch near to our home. Not much has changed internally since our last visit of probably 15years ago. Very cosy traditional pub. We had booked for Sunday lunch time & as we had a dog with us were seated... More 

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Thank places2seeplaces2go
Tidworth, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Made to feel welcome, attentive staff, food was tasty and good value. Worth a visit if in the area. On "special days" it is probably better to book first.

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Thank Jeremy C
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

7 of us recently had lunch at the Woolpack to use our 10% off vouchers that we were given after we had visited for our pre-xmas meal together. Yet again, the food we chose was very good and very plentiful. I had a tasty home-made Chicken pate to start with, followed by Cannelloni (the Cannelloni could have been slightly hotter... More 

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Thank Gill B
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Very enjoyable meal good service ,nicely decorated at Christmas, nice surrounding nice location ,there fish and chips ,are fab

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Thank elainecp53
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Last minute booking for New Years Day lunch and we were very impressed! Service was prompt, the food was hot and nicely presented and good value. We sat in the conservatory overlooking the garden with the river running through - shame it was raining!

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Thank Alison E
Bournemouth
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Arriving with a dog -instead of feeling like they were doing us a favour to "allow" the dog, our four legged friend was positively welcomed. The Landlord's dog was also well behaved and welcoming and it was a treat to watch them socialise. Dog given a bag of treats and there was also a dog menu to choose from. The... More 

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Thank Odette0007
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

I sorted through various pubs serving meals on the Internet which accept dogs so that my husband and I could have a meal at leisure without worrying about our two dogs being shut up in the back of the car. I decided on the Woolpack as it wasn't too far from where we were staying and their menu seemed more... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$19
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ringwood Road, Sopley BH23 7AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Sopley
  • Phone Number: +44 1425 672252
Description
chocolate box setting in the heart of Sopley. Thatched cottage pub on the edge of the New Forest serving seasonal meals that have been sorced from local butchers and fruit growers. We have warm and friendly staff ready to take care of your every need. The log burner in the bar is ready to keep you cosy and warm on the cold winters day.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?