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The Sir Walter Tyrrell

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Bar, British, Pub
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Brook | off A31 motorway, Lyndhurst, New Forest SO43 7HD, England
+44 23 8081 3170
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10:00 - 23:00
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Winchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We came as a family of 5. Welcomed in by friendly staff who we got on really well with. Lovely home cooked food. I had a chicken and ham pie. Can't understand the bad reviews. You are at a lovely pub with amazing scenery paying £11 for a massive portion. People need to remember the sir Walter Tyrrell is a... More 

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Thank Wendy1980C
James H, Manager at The Sir Walter Tyrrell, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, especially with regard to your comments on the friendly staff and good home cooked food. You are correct in what you say, we are a pub, a beautiful pub in a beautiful part of the country, and we don't ever want it to be anything other than that. As a new, small family run... More 

Salisbury, England, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The secret retreat that is a hidden gem😊 The food was hot n delicious..large portions...:) The staff were friendly and welcoming...👍 That fires roared on a really icy nite...... Would recommend.....😊

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1 Thank Susan D
James H, Manager at The Sir Walter Tyrrell, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest/open words whilst here and your review. You were a pleasure to serve and all here enjoyed your company for the evening. Hope to see you again one day should you be passing All the best James More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Took the family here for lunch today. Pretty empty yet barmaid forgot 3 out of 5 drinks (which they kindly comped us). Also forgot to order two of the kids meals. Ploughmans was fine, very average. Kids burgers were poor - all cheap bought in ingredients. The real question is why you'd go here rather than many of the better... More 

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1 Thank Grins2001
James H, Manager at The Sir Walter Tyrrell, responded to this review

Thank you for your review but I'm afraid I strongly disagree with your comments regarding the "cheap bought in ingredients" I can assure you they aren't, and I find your 2 star review a little unfair. The burgers are fresh from a very local farm as our the vast majority of our ingredients wherever possible. I can't comment on the... More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

We had booked a table for nine for New Year Eve afternoon. When we arrived we stood for quite some time waiting to ask for our table. We were shown to our table and given some menus. The place was really cold although it was early afternoon. We ordered drinks from the bar which included a coffee. We waited a... More 

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3 Thank CARYL M
hikkaduwa
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We booked a table at this restaurant as it was the perfect meeting location for a large family get together. When we arrived we stood at the bar for ages waiting to order a drink, 2 waitresses were walking backwards and forwards behind the bar but were not making any eye contact and with the growing number of people waiting... More 

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Bournemouth, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

we held our club dinner here again this year and were not disappointed, 20 people sat down to eat, we were served a 3 course dinner. very good size portions, in all courses and all special dietry needs catered for.there was plenty to go round with some over, all sweets were spot on and beverages served with a warm mince... More 

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Southbourne, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I wish I could give zero stars. The pub itself was freezing cold - our family had to wear our coats. Then the food arrived. It was disgusting. The carrots were raw. The gravy was water. The 'roast' beef was covered with gristle and fat, and covered in green blotches so was left untouched (see images!). The Yorkshire puddings were... More 

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Edenbridge, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

We chose this place as our Lunch stop mid route from Kent to Dorset and boy are we glad we did. The Staff are very friendly and helpfull and thats before you get the food. We was in a group of four and had different dishes which all came out together. Lamb Chops were clearly Locally sourced going by there... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

We were recommended to come here when we needed a late lunch after visiting the area to look at a classic car. We were made very welcome on a quiet midweek November day, and our arrival at about 2.30 was no problem. Food very good, and if the Cajun hake with ratatouille is on the specials board again, go for... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Been visiting this place for 27 years on and off. In it's heyday I've known them to turn out over 600 meals a day on a Summer weekend, without a single serious complaint. I've also been there and had a very disappointing meal. Like all 'destination' pubs, the Tyrell has suffered an overall loss of trade over the past years... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brook | off A31 motorway, Lyndhurst, New Forest SO43 7HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Lyndhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8081 3170
Description
Single Site Operator

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?