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99 Alresford Road | Winchester, Winchester SO23 0JZ, England
+44 1962 865512
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“scampi” (14 reviews)
“sunday roast” (24 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
99 Alresford Road | Winchester, Winchester SO23 0JZ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great friendly welcome fantastic hosts this pub is very well run. We had great service and very tasty well presented food. Would recommend and will visit again for sure . Thanks

Thank lascers
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived to find that our booking had been incorrectly recorded - quickly remedied and we were led to a delightful table in the conservatory. We were a party of four, one diner in a wheelchair, and one small dog.

Thank Barnetts148
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were on our way back from London, and needed to stop off for lunch along the way with our dog. It was a Sunday and it was just up from where we were, therefore we thought we'd give this pub another go (Previous time...More

Thank Zena3101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for Sunday lunch with a friend after reading reviews and hearing many good things about the pub. Excellent pub with interesting decor. The Sunday roasts were a little expensive but excellent, large portions and a mix of vegetables and delicious meat. Would definitely...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere, a pub, nice garden even a doggie garden with poo bags! As soon as we arrived we were met at the gate by a lady saying come on in the dog can go everywhere, there's the dog garden there's the water bowl. We...More

Thank SuePip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The golden lion staff went above and beyond! We had book a table for the 2nd of may. We hadn't told the staff it was my birthday as we didn't think too. On the day we realised that we wanted to take our own cake...More

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped off here for a light lunch and were tempted by the options on the main menu. Our plates were overflowing and the food was very tasty. The pork loin was nicely cooked - crispy edges and succulent meat. Mum wanted scampi which wasn't...More

Thank shabbards
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very attractive venue. Good service. Good atmosphere. Good and varied menue. Been before, always satisfied.

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Staying a couple of nights at the Morn Hill campsite on our way to France. If you are looking for great food, friendly atmosphere and good beers then the Golden Lion. They also take dog so really worked out. Still did a roast on a...More

Thank TigersQB
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Absolutely blown away by the service and the food on what was clearly a massively busy evening. I actually don't know how they turned out the meals so quickly to such a high standard with all the tables full and a private function taking place...More

Thank Gill M
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Questions & Answers
24 December 2016|
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Response from tomwO6177GV | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there's plenty of parking. More at the back than the front. I arrived late on a busy weekday night (8.45pm) and parked easily.
4 November 2016|
Response from oakwoodfencing | Reviewed this property |
No. it's a 5 minute drive out of the centre, but worth the drive.
Andrew W
24 September 2016|
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Response from Goodfoodknight | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure I can or need to justify this? When we visited the place was reasonably priced try another cider......
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
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17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Alresford Road | Winchester, Winchester SO23 0JZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1962 865512
  • E-mail
This Is A Pub Restaurant With The More On Restaurant Than Pub Imacultate In Everyway Food Garden Even Bowl Of Flowers In Ladies Toilets",look On There Web Site" A Very Good Place To Eat For Visiting Tourists,not Cheap Very Well Run
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