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Beresfords Restaurant

Lyndhurst Road, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7ZB, England
+44 1590 623116
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“venison” (18 reviews)
“bread” (19 reviews)
“tasting menu” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Lyndhurst Road, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7ZB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice food, wine and service. And close to the train station which is always a bonus. Nice wine bucket holders.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bessie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely lunch in Beresfords the restaurant at Balmer Lawn – the Beresford’s Bites are a good mixture, my lamb was succulent and pink, the dessert delicious and excellent service. The whole of the restaurant, reception and bar area is very stylish, has a great atmosphere...More

Thank GStew500
Samantha T, Guest Relations Manager at Beresfords Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear GStew500 Thank you for your review, I hope we can welcome you back again very soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for dinner with friends on New Years Day. Service was good and staff were friendly. Food was nice but I suppose I felt the portions could have been slightly larger. I would visit again but would try other restaurants in the area...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank annlE1805EE
Samantha T, Guest Relations Manager at Beresfords Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear annlE1805EE Thank you for your review, I hope we can welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

8 of us came for my sons birthday. Shown to table and staff very attentive. We all had a lovely evening and the food was excellent. The setting and ambience of this hotel is brilliant. If you want a special meal of high quality this...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank tmp1967
Samantha T, Guest Relations Manager at Beresfords Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear tmp1967 Thank you for your review. I hope we can welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 7 December 2018

The Balmer Lawn is a lovely venue, the tables were beautifully dressed with crackers and personalised menu cards. Sadly the dining area lacked any atmosphere as we were the only table occupied during lunch. However, the biggest disappointment was the main meal which as a...More

Thank linford95
Samantha T, Guest Relations Manager at Beresfords Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear linford95 I am sorry you did not enjoy your Christmas lunch with us. We take huge pride in our food offering so to hear we have let ourselves down is disappointing. As you will see from the other reviews on here your review does...More

Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

We like to go out for nice food every once in a while and as we couldn't get a table at The Pig, we booked here. Decided to go for the Chefs tasting menu, which we thought was good value for £50, certainly filling! A...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Chrisy_parsnips
Samantha T, Guest Relations Manager at Beresfords Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2018

Dear Chrisy_parsnips Thank you for your review. Our team will be delighted with your comments. I hope we can welcome you back very soon.

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Fantastic Friday night at Beresfords Restaurant. Took part in the Game and Wine evening, followed by a few drinks at the bar. The game was cooked superbly, no mean feat when serving 50 people at once and the accompanying talk on the wine pairings fascinating....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ABraptor
Samantha T, Guest Relations Manager at Beresfords Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Dear ABraptor Thank you for your review. We are extremely pleased with how the Wine and Game night went and I am so pleased to read you enjoyed it. I hope we can welcome you back very soon.

Reviewed 6 November 2018

This is a must place to eat. Good food, good service and a good selection of wines. Comfortable eating area.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank follyhill
Samantha T, Guest Relations Manager at Beresfords Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Dear John B Thank you for your review, I hope you visit again very soon.

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

As a family we went out for Sunday lunch - an excellent pianist was playing in the entrance hall - the waitress showed us to a table (cheap wooden one at the bottom of the room). Guess they thought we were to casually dressed to...More

Thank nottie6
Samantha T, Guest Relations Manager at Beresfords Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Dear Pamela N Thank you for your review. I am sorry you did not find your meals to be as expected. We do pride ourselves on our wonderful Sunday lunches so I do apologise we did not meet your expectations on this occasion. As you...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

I met a friend here for lunch. As it was quiet we were able to choose our own table which was really nice and the chairs were really comfy!! The waiter was very attentive and I liked the extra touch of lemon and cucumber in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TracyHi42
Samantha T, Guest Relations Manager at Beresfords Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Dear TracyHi42 Fantastic and detailed review on your recent meal with us. I can absolutely agree the salted caramel fondant is wonderful. I hope we can welcome you back very soon.

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zsoficza
15 November 2018|
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Response from follyhill | Reviewed this property |
Dog friendly and possibly heated.
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rathmore
19 December 2016|
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Response from Chris W | Property representative |
Yes - dogs are welcomed on the Terrace and in the Lounge Bar too.
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Joan D
18 September 2015|
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Response from Samantha T | Property representative |
Hi Joan Yes there is.. w w w . balmerlawnhotel . com we look forward to hearing from you! best regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$39 - US$90
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lyndhurst Road, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7ZB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Brockenhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 623116
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Balmer Lawn Hotel & Spa
Description
Good food and great service!! - combined with 2 AA rosettes for Culinary Excellence you will not be disappointed when dining in Beresford's. Our Executive Chef, Chris Wheeldon and his talented team produce daily menus using fresh local produce wherever possible. You will be guaranteed an unforgettable dining experience. Honnor Glynn, our Restaurant Manager, and her team will ensure that you receive professional, but relaxed, service. Combined with the fantastic food, our stylish restaurant is a must during your stay. Our wine list offers a great range catering for all tastes with fine wines from some of the best wineries world wide.
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