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Fishermans Haunt

££ - £££, British,
Salisbury Road | Winkton, Christchurch BH23 7AS, England
+44 1202 477283
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (10 reviews)
“beef burger” (3 reviews)
“pudding” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Salisbury Road | Winkton, Christchurch BH23 7AS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A truly lovely lunchtime treat sharing the Fish Platter, which was so very scrummy!!! We ate every morsel and the handmade tartar sauce complimented the dish perfectly, which was then followed by the delectable Baileys brioche bread and butter pudding with Laverstoke vanilla real ice...More

Thank Alison K
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Alison K, Thank you for your lovely review, I love the Fish platter, though sometimes not to share!! and the homemade puddings are so scrummy too. I have passed your comments onto the kitchen team. We hope to see you again in the coming...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not been here for years but was passing by and thought we’d give it another try – glad we did! It’s a much bigger Fullers Pub (& Hotel) than it looks from the outside – it has a verity of tastefully decorated seating areas. Decent...More

Thank DoctorFeelgoodDorset
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear DoctorFeelgoodDorset, Thank you for your lovely review of your visit to us. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your meal with us here. It is important to the team and I that we create the right atmosphere and also the right menu and...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

I recently stayed here the weekend with my Son to get away from the busy Town Centre. The Pub is located close by only a 5 min drive away from the Local amenities. We both enjoyed the stay and would come again for sure!

Thank James B
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear James B, Thank you for your review, it was lovely to welcome you both. We hope that you will return in the very near future. Warmest regards Annette

Reviewed 2 January 2018

We were staying in the hotel and asked family to join us for dinner. I asked how many faggots with the meal and the reply was 2. I asked for only 1 as I know I wouldn't be able to eat 2. The meal arrived...More

Thank jan661268
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Dear jan661268, Thank you for your review, I am sorry to hear that we gave you too many faggots with your dinner, we always give two as this is our portion. I have spoken with the team about them not coming to take your DESSERT...More

Reviewed 29 December 2017

Stayed one night to catch up with friends, it was our second visit but the owners and staff have changed since our first visit. The room was lovely, warm, comfy bed and everything we needed including a dog bowl with treats and poo bags (but...More

Thank billnightingale
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

Dear billnightingale, Thank you for your lovely review, I am in the process of speaking with the council to source the dog pooh bins as we cannot just use any bin sadly. I have addressed the wait on food with the kitchen and apologise that...More

Reviewed 26 December 2017

Stayed the night after an evening here with family. Very cosy and comfortable. Excellent meal, excellent service. Very friendly. Reasonable prices. Faultless. ..highly recommended.More

Thank ray476
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2017

Dear ray476, Thank you for your lovely review, everything that we have been working towards in the last few months is finally coming to fruition and I am so proud of the team and how they deliver. We do hope to see you again. Kind...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Took both sets of parents out for lunch here and it was very pleasant - we only had main course and drinks because the Sunday roasts were so big. The beef and Lamb were excellent as were the vegs. Would definitely go back, only criticism...More

Thank Chros80
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

Dear Chros80, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit, I have always stressed to them that the journey is from start to finish and will bring this up in the team meeting we have every Sunday. It is so important to me...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Been visiting this pub for years but yesterday's experience was awful, went in and ordered by twelvefiftydidnt getserved till almost hal past one and there were only two. Folkssitting in the pub ! Only orderedham egg and chips , not theslowestof thingsto cook, chips were...More

Thank Hilda A
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Dear Hilda, Thank you for your review, I have spoken with the team on duty. We can only apologise for your experience with us and sadly on this occassion cannot agree with you on the wait time for the food. It took 20 minutes, the...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

On arrival we enquired about a table. The lady said she would check, on return, said she could fit us in. Once in the “conservatory “ all the tables were empty except two! It was very cold and we had to use blankets that were...More

Thank Julie T
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Dear Julie, Thank you for your review, on a sunday the tables are booked at a later time and even though it appeared to be empty it is important that we do not fill tables booked within the next 2 hour slot to give you...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We booked several rooms for family members attending a wedding at the nearby Sopley mill, just a couple of minutes by car. Friendly staff, great lunch, allowed early access to our rooms which were comfortable with all you need! Very good breakfast with nice choice...More

Thank John L
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Dear John L, Thank you for your review, it is such a lovely location, especially for the Sopley Mill weddings. The housekeeping team work so well together and to be able to allow early access is something we try to give, it makes the customers...More

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Karen R
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Hi Karen, we live down the road and take our two dogs inside always ,ade welcome and biscuit treats in a bowl by the door.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Salisbury Road | Winkton, Christchurch BH23 7AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 477283
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Description
Historic hospitality meets modern creature comforts at The Fisherman’s Haunt, a beautiful pub near Christchurch. Recently refurbished to a supreme standard, its farmhouse feel, fine fare and stylish bedrooms offer a special place to dine, drink and stay in the Dorset countryside.
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