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The Brushmakers Arms

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) #85 of 703 Restaurants in Southampton ££ - £££ Bar, British, Pub
2 Shoe Lane | Upham, Southampton SO32 1JJ, England
+44 1489 860231
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (11 reviews)
“scotch egg” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
2 Shoe Lane | Upham, Southampton SO32 1JJ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This small quaint pub is tucked away up the lanes in Upham. Well worth finding though. Fire in the grate, friendly dogs and yummy food. Service was friendly and welcoming. Garden at the rear which was a sun trap.Meals started at 1830 and did not...More

Thank Bridget S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife an I popped in on Wednesday evening for a nice meal. While the menu is not huge (it's changed daily) the quality of the local produce was superb. Home made scotch egg in black pudding for example. My burger was thick and delicious...More

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a group of 8 ladies who had walked from Bishops Waltham. I had booked a platter of sandwiches in advance. All was set up for us on arrival and we could not have been made more welcome. Yummy sandwiches and fries all served...More

Thank maryenblow
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Didn't disappoint and lived up to the rave reviews totally ! Picked this by reputation alone for my elderly fathers birthday celebration. It was wonderful and good was scrumptious! The staff were attentive and sweet. Thankyou & looking forward to returning soon.

Thank Caroline R
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

My friend Chris and I came here today for luncheon. I'd eaten here before years ago and remember having very good food. We both chose the steak and kidney pie, mine with mash and hers with chips. We both agree that our meals were delicious...More

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Was taken here on Friday by my best friend a word to cover it all is SUPERBLY AMAZING FOOD and service Steak and Kidney Pie did not want it to run out every piece of meat cook to perfection mouthwatering delicious we sent our compliments...More

Thank Bubblesalex
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We went here for a birthday get together. The staff were more than helpful and friendly. The food was delicious, arrived hot and served beautifully. Atmosphere was great! Will definitely be revisiting and would recommend it to anyone passing through or locals.

Thank TracyandJulieS
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Now under new management this is a superb place to visit. The food is excellent and of good value, also fine ales are on offer and are well kept to expected CAMRA standards. This location will delight outdoor types as this is prime rambling country...More

Thank M P
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped by whilst on holiday as it is the nearest place to where we are staying and we don't know the area very well. The pub is old with a lot of history that the owner was more than happy to give us information...More

Thank Teri F
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Booked in for lunch. Friendly pub outside Bishops Waltham and windy country roads. Quaint and friendly with log fires and good selection of beers. Menu limited but friendly service and home cooked fresh food with good helpings. Only problem is parking as no car park....More

Thank Margery P
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$26
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Shoe Lane | Upham, Southampton SO32 1JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1489 860231