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The Keepers Arms

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Love Hill | Terwick Lane, Trotton GU31 5ER, England
+44 1730 813724
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2014

Very sad, we had visited this pub in the past and have always had a great meal, sadly not today, the sea bass was off as was the rack of lamb, my husband had saddle of lamb that arrived nearly raw, the lamb had been advertised with dauphinoise potatoes, they came with mash, I had belly of pork served on... More 

1 Thank lesleybarker609
Petersfield, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2014

We came here for valentines night, and there was no special food, just the usual menu. A few items on the menu and blackboard were either not available or not as described, but the still sounded tasty. The food was nice and well presented, the steak a little tough, and the sea bass was cod. Small portions, so we were... More 

Thank Ian T
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2014

We met our friends, who came from Southampton area at the Queen Elizabeth Country Park, near Petersfield for a walk with our Greek Labrabor. We had booked a pub lunch close by but due to a power cut, they couldn't do lunch! So there we were 5 people, 1 dog looking for lunch. Not easy on a sunny sunday afternoon.... More 

1 Thank mands66
Chichester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2014

As parents with a 7 month old baby, we wanted to celebrate New Years Eve gently and the Keepers Arms provided us with the perfect evening. The pub itself is a beautiful building, full of history and tastefully refurbished; cosy corners, a squishy sofa, open fire, wooden floors and a seperate small dining area. Our food was delicious. My starter... More 

1 Thank IslaandElimummy
Guildford, Uk
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2013

I want to like this pub because it is in a beautiful setting. However, £4.85 for a pint is absurdly expensive and probably explains why this lovely pub is usually empty.

1 Thank PoshHotelJunky
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2013

My husband and I visited the Keepers last month on our way to Portsmouth.It was lovely sunny day so we sat outside on the terrace.The wine list was extensive and reasonably priced and we had the house white which was a lovely chilled Sauvignon Blanc. I had the most delicious rack of lamb and my husband had Sea Bass,we couldn't... More 

Thank Susan K
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2013

Just returned from a lovely meal at the Keepers Arms. Unlike other lucky reviewers we had traditional English weather...it's cold, windy, rainy and grim! But inside The Keepers just as good as the patio so do come here on less sunny days too. Beautifully decorated inside ( we had table in the snug...perfect) and excellent food and presentation. 3 course... More 

Thank RowCas
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2013

My husband and I ate here when we were on a Sunday drive and it was delicious. Friendly staff, gluten-free friendly (important for me), lovely patio on a sunny day, and seemed like a great stop for walkers along the south downs. I had the grilled chicken and hubby had the duck. Yum!

Thank Cindy B
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2013

Me and my boyfriend went for lunch yesterday and I am so glad we choose the keepers arms because it was just amazing I had the fish and chips which was absolutely delicious and he had their home made burgers which was cooked to perfection For dessert we both had home made ice cream which was out of this world!... More 

1 Thank Christinagalea
London, United Kingdom
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284 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2013

I love the fact you can sit on a battered sofa next to a roaring fire, and know you are going to eat something nice here. However, when I went last year, for a (very nice) cheese plate with a bit of salad, and a nice glass of Rioja, the cost was nigh on 20 quid! Unjustifiable I am afraid

Thank shoedocmo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$29 - US$44
European, British
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Love Hill | Terwick Lane, Trotton GU31 5ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Trotton
  • Phone Number: +44 1730 813724
The Keepers Arms is a country pub and restaurant in beautiful West Sussex situated on the A272 between Petersfield and Midhurst, serving imaginative food and good wine in a traditional pub atmosphere. Our menus are changed regularly, so there is always something new to try. We are open all week for food and drink, with the exception of Sunday and Monday evenings.Lunch is from 12 until 2.30pm and dinner between 6 and 9.30pm.The Keepers is dog friendly and Car Rallys, Walking groups and Bikers are all welcome. Full disabled access and facilities, with a spacious outdoor sun terrace. We also cater for private parties

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