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US$8 - US$34
Bar, British, Pub
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All reviews fish pie sandwiches whitebait potatoes mash horse and groom the pub his team new forest first class excellent food sunday lunch warm welcome vegan options varied menu friendly service specials board
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice enough village pub; we had booked but that made no difference, told to find a seat on arrival - found a bench amid a crowded garden. We have sympathy for publicans with the last year in mind but.....drinks service was slow; food service very...More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First pub experience post lockdown so had high expectations. The garden, looking very pretty in the spring time, has 2 marquees and plenty of spaced out tables. Staff very friendly and professional. Food was excellent, my Hunter's chicken with stilton sauce highly recommended. Portions were...More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Horse & Groom two days in a row - it’s that good. Jason & the whole team are so welcoming, the service was excellent and the food fantastic. Great variety on the menu - we had different meals on both days...More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 10 December 2020

This was our first visit to this delightful little pub. We were met with a warm welcome and will surely return .The woodburners were blazing. The staff were attentive and friendly and they were clearly doing all they could in these dufficult times. Thoroughly recommended

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 22 November 2020 via mobile

From the initial call with a friendly, helpful member of staff, the polite and punctual delivery driver, and the exceptional grub that let us have a Sunday pub roast from the comfort of our sofa, we cannot praise and recommend this establishment, or their desserts,...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 2 November 2020 via mobile

I pass by many pubs in the area closer to me to visit the Horse and Groom. Reason being, good food, good service and friendly welcoming pub, one of the best village pubs i have been to.

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 21 October 2020

As always the food here is excellent Love the fact that there is still hobgoblin on tap... Service was very well done

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 16 October 2020 via mobile

We visited again as this is our favourite place to eat and always a good welcome. We had the Whitebait, Salt and Pepper Squid and Scallops with Belly Pork and crackling, for starters, which were lovely, a very generous size and beautifully presented. We had...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 6 October 2020 via mobile

We came this weekend for a bite to eat. Booking was easy, was greeted by the friendly owner and food was fantastic. Nice to have a good selection on the menu rather than a restricted COVID menu. Would definitely recommend and will certain be back...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 5 October 2020

Having had a number of take out from this pub it was finally good to sit inside and have a meal, which was excellent service was quick and friendly and the food superb finished of with wonderful deserts.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Horse and Groom

  • Yes, The Horse and Groom offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, The Horse and Groom offers delivery services.

  • The Horse and Groom is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 4.5