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The Rydal Arms

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93 Station Road, New Forest, New Milton BH25 6JJ, England
+44 1425 610619
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good14%
  • Average16%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“rice pudding” (2 reviews)
“pie” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
93 Station Road, New Forest, New Milton BH25 6JJ, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. A Good Pub!!
"A good pub with very nice owners! Try it yourself!"
Ellen N
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2. Family Friendly
"I will definitely be eating there again. Very impressed."
AndyJG-7
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3. Ecellent Food
"excellent food and will definitely be returning as soon as possible."
Richard P
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Me and my boyfriend went in this restaurant tonight and it was amazing! We took salmon for starter, two really nice gourmet burgers with french fries and onion rings for main and two delicious desserts! The restaurant is really clean and beautiful, the staff is...More

1  Thank Alexia C
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our lunch. The lamb was delicious and plentiful, home roasted potatoes and Yorkshire pudding. Partner had the chicken, equally tasty. He had rice pudding with roasted figs which was cooked to perfection and i had the cheeseboard which was huge, a pile of...More

Thank Nicky H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Saturday early evening visit for a couple of beers. Mainly because this pub had reopened back in the Autumn in a blaze of local publicity about all the changes that would be made and a new approach to the style etc. plus a big play...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant area looks pleasant but after thirty minutes our food hadn't arrived even though the restaurant wasn't busy. We were given an apology and told there was a problem in the kitchen which was the reason for the delay. The food came about ten...More

Thank Samuel_J_Russell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having read the recent reviews, went here planning to have dinner on a Saturday night. However, the dining area was closed and the atmosphere in the bar area wasn't particularly conducive to eating (or staying) so we had a very quick drink and went to...More

Thank MapleBear
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First visit to the Rydal Arms for Christmas lunch. Good food well cooked and served. Staff were very efficient but not intrusive. Large car park and usual pub facilities. Well worth the visit.

Thank Derek B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have not been in this pub for some time but was told it had been revamped. Initially I was impressed with pleasant décor. Reading the menu my heart sank and with the arrival of my pork pie I realised this was typical ping food...More

Thank Kelvin P
Paul B, Owner at The Rydal Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry you have had a negative experience at our establishment. We would like to assure you that all our dishes are homemade. We would hope that you choose to return so that we may change your opinion and...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful time in the Rydal Arms restaurant for our large family gathering, food was exceptional again. Highly recommend it, staff very friendly and the owners Karen and Paul on hand to make sure everything went smoothly.

Thank AndyJG-7
Paul B, Owner at The Rydal Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you had a good experience and can't wait to see you again.

Reviewed 5 December 2017

Tried the Rydal Arms today for lunch. The restaurant has been decorated and furnished to a high standard. In the New Year the Bar area and toilets will also be refurbished. I can highly recommend the food it was delicious and with all the improvements...More

Thank Maggie A
Paul B, Owner at The Rydal Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you had a good experience and can't wait to see you again.

Reviewed 5 December 2017

Feeling particularly low fell into the first available eatery. Outside did not look too promising but on entering the dining room my spirits lifted. Undergoing renovations and may they continue. Food was excellent, service excellent and I left feeling much better than I had arrived....More

Thank Lisa A
Paul B, Owner at The Rydal Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you had a good experience and can't wait to see you again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 23:00
Thursday
10:30 - 23:00
Friday
10:30 - 00:00
Saturday
10:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Station Road, New Forest, New Milton BH25 6JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  New Milton
  • Phone Number: +44 1425 610619
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Description
Family Pub and Restaurant situated in New Milton, the New Forest. Open all week for great food and entertainment.
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