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The Winning Post

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016 Winner
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The Winning Post has long been serving the racing and polo community of Ascot, Windsor and Guards Polo Club and is widely believed to bring punters luck at the races... Or perhaps it's just the place to pick up the best race tips. Set in the picturesque village of Winkfield in Berkshire, this quaint 18th century pub offers 10 rooms, each with a private bathroom, as well as free Wi-Fi, a Freeview TV with Netflix and a vista of The Winning Post's beautiful, leafy fields and gardens. Guests can enjoy a traditional cooked English breakfast each morning. The Winning Post offers a superb range of Upham ales brewed in neighbouring Hampshire, wines and champagnes, as well as a traditional pub menu made
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was dubious about visiting this place as reviews are mixed.... but was seriously impressed! Went for lunch and it was quiet and relaxing. The food was amazing - and really well seasoned and presented. Service was impeccable- so don’t pay any attention to the reviews...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sarahtones
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been a few times to this pub/ restaurant and normally it has been good, but last night it was shockingly bad. Our party of 8 all saying it was bad service and a bad experience. The young staff were obviously not trained well or...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank EnglandFamilyGuy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’d been staying in the area for a music concert the night before, & came by this pub on a sunny Sunday morning circular walk as we explored Winkfield. It’s just off the main Ascot Road down a quiet country lane, & was such a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank canndyman
Reviewed 14 February 2019

I took my girlfriend to the Winning Post last night. I only live a mile from it but hadn't been there in a while. £73 later we left feeling a little deflated and slightly cheated. The food was fine let me say first. There was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Maninthegreenshirt
Reviewed 27 January 2019

We had a nice lunch ,the main meals are around average price ,but the cheese board is very expensive only £2 .00 cheaper then our main meal,the service was okay from the older staff ,but the young staff are very quite and there is no...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sandra r R
Reviewed 26 January 2019

A charming cosy pub with small outside seating area if the weather is good. We normally call in after racing at Ascot as it is reasonably close. Interesting menu if a little overpriced. Food has never been outstanding but you could do worse.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank thehorseshome
Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

Contrary to a few negative reviews, being fairly local we decided to give The Winning Post a visit on Saturday night and we were very pleasantly surprised. A warm welcome from the ladies working on shift, attentive and friendly throughout the evening and regularly checking...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank NeilD78
Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

We took my mum out for her birthday meal and had such a lovely evening here. Lots of candles, making it feel super cosy, delicious food and top notch service. The chateaubriand was sublime. Can’t wait for the next visit!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LJHREH28
Reviewed 3 January 2019

First of all I would like to state I have been going to the Winning Post with my family and friends for years, it is my local and a long standing part of our life. We have always enjoyed our time there and equally the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
7  Thank Devrient
Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

My family and friends organised a surprise lunch at The Winning Post for my 21st birthday. We all had a fantastic time - the food was delicious and the staff were brilliant - always willing to go the extra mile to make sure everyone was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Just read the question, and I believe you already have the answer. Fabulous food!
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