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The Chairmakers

) #10 of 67 Restaurants in Waterlooville ££ - £££ , British,
Forest Road | Hambledon, Waterlooville PO7 4QX, England
+44 23 9225 5990
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good21%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Forest Road | Hambledon, Waterlooville PO7 4QX, England
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1 - 10 of 366 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The Chairmaker's Arms is an attractive pub in a pleasant rural location. It has a large, spacious car park. However, despite lots of flowers in planters and hanging baskets outside, the welcoming exterior doesn't seem to extend to much of a welcome when you enter....More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited today for lunch. The food was of a good standard and the service was ok, but the most disappointing thing is the pub was filthy it didn't look like it had been cleared or dusted in a long time. Very disappointing

Thank jonnyAirborne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Chair Makers was a very pleasant pub/restaurant in a lovely rural location. Our meal was not at all what we were expecting from pub food and not at all our usual cup of tea! The food to us was very fancy and small portions....More

Thank Lucy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We first of all came here after fancying somewhere different for Sunday lunch with the oldies and have been back twice since. Lovely friendly staff. The choice of meats is excellent as are the vegetables. Would thoroughly recommend and will be back.

Thank scotlandexplorer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time I have been here. Great Sunday lunch could. The staff very friendly and helpful.would go back again

Thank David Y
Chris B, General Manager at The Chairmakers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning Thank you for taking the one to review The Chairmakers we look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind Regards Chris Bennett General Manager

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

I used to visit The Chairmakers really often from when i was a child.It was a favourite if my Dads and he even helped behind the bar back in the 70s forming a good friendship with the landlord. My whole class had a meal there...More

1  Thank AfricanGin
Chris B, General Manager at The Chairmakers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning Thank you for taking the time to review The Chairmakers, and for your kind words we look forward to you visiting us again. Kind Regards Chris Bennett

Reviewed 8 May 2017

It is set in a good countryside location just outside Denmead. The pub has a good feel to it and has a restaurant section too which we were sat in for Sunday dinner. We were a party of 8 and seven of us had the...More

Thank AndyandJackie
Chris B, General Manager at The Chairmakers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning Thank you for taking the time to review The Chairmakers thank you for your comments all of which we have taken on board and used to enhance future customer experiences. Kind Regards Chris Bennett

Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Popped in on the off chance, having never been here before and had a very good lunch. Staff were very friendly and service was good. Portions of food plentiful and tasty. Great to see English wine on the menu though a shame only by bottld....More

Thank Clare P
Chris B, General Manager at The Chairmakers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning Thank you for taking the time to review The Chairmaker, and thank you for your comments which I have passed onto the whole team We look forward to seeing you in the near future Kind Regards Chris Bennett General Manager

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have just enjoyed a fantastic carvery at the Chairmakers. The staff are so friendly and attentive and combined with the relaxed atmosphere, it really was a pleasant afternoon. The quality of the food was exceptional, obviously fresh ingredients (and not boil...More

Thank JohnJames78
Chris B, General Manager at The Chairmakers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Good Afternoon Thank you for taking the time to review The Chairmakers. I was very pleased to read your kind words and will pass these onto the whole team. We look forward to seeing in the near future Kind Regards Chris Bennett General Manager

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We came here after a recommendation from a friend. The pub is nice and it was pretty empty when we got there. Staff are very nice and polite but the food was nothing special. Looks like there's live music on a Saturday night, but it...More

Thank Lucia Z
Chris B, General Manager at The Chairmakers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Good Afternoon Thank you for taking the time to review The Chairmakers. We hope to see you again in the near future. Kind Regards Chris Bennett

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Drinks, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Forest Road | Hambledon, Waterlooville PO7 4QX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Waterlooville
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9225 5990
  • E-mail
Description
If you're looking to flee the city, there's no better pub than The Chairmakers. Surrounded by rolling fields and historic buildings in Worlds End, Hambledon, it’s the perfect place to unwind with your favourite drink and something from our mouth-watering menu.
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