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The Waterford Restaurant

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Macdonald Elmers Court Hotel | South Baddesley Road, New Forest, Lymington SO41 5ZB, England
+44 344 879 9060
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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Macdonald Elmers Court Hotel | South Baddesley Road, New Forest, Lymington SO41 5ZB, England
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

We had a lovely dinner here last weekend. We started in the bar with pre dinner drinks looking down over the Solent. We had a table with gorgeous view and had the 5 course dinner which included a taster spinach and rocket soup and an...More

Thank Denise W
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Wonderful food cooked and presented to a high standard. Staff were discreet but attentive. Courses were not rushed so had time to breathe between them

Thank Debbjb
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Food was tasty and reasonably priced, but definitely not a fine a dining experience in any possible way.

Thank sabinna15
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We visited the Waterford Restaurant on the last night staying with friends in a time-share. It is a very interesting period building but with only about five tables occupied on a Friday night it was rather dead. Service was good once the waiter returned and...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We ate here with friends while staying at our timeshare.The ambiance and food are very nice and the service was good.In the past we have used this restaurant to host parties and it has always been very good.

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Don't bother to go there for breakfast as you won't get food. Dinner would be the same, Read my full review with pictures under the main hotel's review.

Thank Karmen B
Reviewed 24 May 2017

No atmosphere in this restaurant. The service was friendly and efficient, other than that I can't say the food was very good.

1  Thank brillandhen
Reviewed 9 April 2017

The setting is what brings you here: the view of Lymington's opening to the sea, enclosed by trees and the lawn stretching out to the water. Inside, it's all solid wood paneling, leaded windows, and linen napkins. But the food was excellent too, and relatively...More

Thank AvuncularAmerican
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Good quality food, service and ambiance. Easy to book a table but it is low season, so I expect it will be more difficult in high season.

Thank ZandES
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The food was excellent and very good value. The service was friendly and very efficient. We had a vegan and 2 other vegetarians but they happily varied the menu to fit this.

Thank We_Love_Sun_Days
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Macdonald Elmers Court Hotel | South Baddesley Road, New Forest, Lymington SO41 5ZB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Lymington
  • Phone Number: +44 344 879 9060
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