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Hare and Hounds

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££ - £££, British,
| Sway, New Forest, Lymington SO41 6AL, England
+44 1590 682404
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“new forest” (13 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
| Sway, New Forest, Lymington SO41 6AL, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for a hasty lunch after a wasted car buying trip.Big country pub with lots of customers!!!...good range of ales and a good selection of food,mains and bar food. It was mega busy and this was in March .I was told in the summer...More

Thank jeff t
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

What a charming pub , home cooked food really tasty and plenty of it , very pleasant and helpful staff, reasonably priced as well. If you love the forest you need to visit here open log fires and plenty of character. Very nice indeed.

Thank markoulli
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Always get good food and friendly service here. Nice pub atmosphere, and plenty of space. And dogs are allowed - I love that touch - adds to the atmosphere and friendliness.

Thank Tripsolo
Reviewed 6 January 2018

This pub never lets it self down . great staff and good atmosphere . Food is home cooked and always hot with good choice .. good parking and play area for the children

Thank Sallly I
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Very nice pub, clean and lovely furnishings and fittings. The food was very good and they had a lot of interesting things on the menu.

Thank Jill N
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Good location great play areas. Food was OK. Nice water barrel and water bowls for the dogs in the garden.

Thank Georgieboy73
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Excellent food, staff very helpful and polite, dog friendly, Has outside seating in the garden with play area and at the front, recommended

Thank daphn-adams
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Sunday, for a roast dinner and were met by a microwaved meal (the meat). The place was pretty much empty and you could see why. Extremely disappointing for a £16 roast dinner.

1  Thank Nausheen12
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Play area for teh kids, delicious food and kids menu. Only downside is kids food was served on massive square china plates which do not fit onto a high chair tray table. Plates were shallow so peas were escaping everywhere. also no kids cutlery. get...More

Thank Jo L
Reviewed 27 April 2017

After our last fab meal we decided to go again. Had another excellent evening. Staff are superb. Welcomed us and the dogs. We will definitely be eating here on our next visit to this beautiful area.

Thank Simon B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Sway, New Forest, Lymington SO41 6AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Lymington
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 682404
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