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The Wonston Arms Village Pub

Closed Now: 12:00 - 20:00
Open today: 12:00 - 20:00
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Just popped in ........

en route to Winchester. First visit and a very warm welcome from the landlord and a regular at the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
The best of the best

Having lived in Hampshire and Texas I am very proud to say The Wonston has just be voted Best pub... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Welcome to 'The Wonston'. A community village pub in the pretty Hampshire village of Wonston. Saved from closure & being run as a community project. We have fine ales and lively wine and piping hot tea & coffee. It's a great place for locals and...more
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Stoke Charity Road, Wonston SO21 3LS, England
+44 1962 760288
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Reviewed 1 week ago

en route to Winchester. First visit and a very warm welcome from the landlord and a regular at the bar, almost as though we were locals. This is a small and quirky pub and whilst it seems geared up for the local community with lots...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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bobtheturn, Owner at The Wonston Arms Village Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thank you for your words on your visit, fingers crossed we will see you again soon, in the summer sunshine on the pub beach ! cheers landlord

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having lived in Hampshire and Texas I am very proud to say The Wonston has just be voted Best pub in England . being over sixty five I can tell you Matt and his team have pulled off a little miracle here this is a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an absolutely outstanding welcome our minibus full of Cardiff City fans were given when finding this pub, even had some Southampton fans sharing their indian takeaway with us. can't thank the landlord staff & locals enough for their fantastic hospitality. C JAMES.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Ninianpark64
bobtheturn, Owner at The Wonston Arms Village Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was just great to look after you all. A credit to Cardiff City Football you all were!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for a drink after husband found this place when pricing some scaffolding in the area and what a lovely welcome from Matt & barman Spiros! Quirky pub that sells good wine! ale & gin! Definately return for the curry night too! Great...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Happygirl1966
Reviewed 2 February 2019 via mobile

This is what a local should be. An incredibly friendly bunch of people, great beer, and a wonderful atmosphere. We were staying at the local b and b, the first night we were made really welcome and the second greeted like old friends. Oh and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank longwayhome999
Reviewed 15 January 2019

A real old fashioned friendly village pub with 180 types of gin, a beach, divine fish and chips on Wednesday night and curry on Fridays (pre orders needed)............what more do you want!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mary L
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

What an amazing little pub this place is. We moved to the area recently and as most people do decided on a tour of the area. When we stumbled across the Winston we were blown away by the friendly and welcoming bar staff and locals....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gembenspudandbuddah
Reviewed 19 November 2018

We popped in here last Friday as we were staying in a B&B in the village. What a fantastic pub. They don't usually do food but Friday just happened to be curry night. We booked ourselves in and had a really great evening. Lovely food...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Lizzie T
bobtheturn, Owner at The Wonston Arms Village Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Really glad you guys enjoyed our Pop Up Curry Night from our Curry House partner in Winchester ! its a bit of a special secret thats proving a real success...see you again soon x

Reviewed 19 October 2018

Just delightful - quirky, charming, beautifully kept and underpinned with wit! Friendly and dedicated landlord who runs it as a real local.... Love the calligraphy on The Pillar of the Community...! Fantastic selection of beers and gins, a wacky 'beach' garden and some really good...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rustie55
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is a great example of a little country pub at its very best, despite no food, [ not a bad thing } the landlord has put together curry nights and various pop ups such as pizza, fish and chips and wet fish . A...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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roger s
23 July 2016|
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Response from bobtheturn | Property representative |
Sorry We do not do food at the Pub