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The Old Beams Inn

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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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Updated 02/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from The Old Beams Inn
Updated 02/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped here for a bite to eat and drink and am so glad we did. A hidden gem! The inn itself was old rustic and beautiful. The food and drink were absolutely superb,well cooked,amazing variety of food on the menu and served with a simle!...More

Date of visit: June 2021
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mike, General Manager at The Old Beams Inn, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank You for your kind words. The whole team here at The Old Beams have been pushing extremely hard to improve the service and food quality. I will pass on all of your notes to the staff and we look forward to having you back...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited here whilst on holiday with my partner and was really impressed by the decor inside the pub. It is really decorated lovely and was a really nice place to spend our first evening. Our dog was allowed in too which was great (we wouldn’t...More

Date of visit: April 2021
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mike, General Manager at The Old Beams Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good Afternoon, First we are glad we could make your holiday just that bit better. We pride ourselves on service, as well as food quality. From Everyone at The Old Beams we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent staff and good service. The plate came with a good portion of meat, gravy, roasties and a Yorkshire pud. On the side was a bowl of cauliflower cheese and a second bowl of mixed veg. Yummy. My partner had a pud of cream rice...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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mike, General Manager at The Old Beams Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good Afternoon, Thank you for your kind words. I will pass your comments onto the chefs and team. We hope to see you again soon Regards Mike

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Congratulations to all involved at the Old Beams - our first meal out for some time and we were not disappointed with the fantastic quality of the home cooked food - attentive service throughout our meal all washed down with beautifully kept Ringwood forty niner...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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mike, General Manager at The Old Beams Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good Afternoon, Thank you for your feedback and we are glad we could make your visit special. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards Mike (General Manager)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us go in each Friday after collecting our children from school. There’s a lovely outside play area where the children are safe and the staff are very helpful and attentive. Great food and with Fizz Friday’s bottle of Prosecco for £11.99, it’s...More

Date of visit: April 2021
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mike, General Manager at The Old Beams Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good Afternoon, Thank you for your kind words and I will pass this feedback onto the staff. We are happy to provide these fantastic offers along side our extensive menu for all our customers. Regards Mike

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place. They have a GF menu ✅ Staff are soo friendly and happy to help Dog friendly as well , we came away with a list of dog friendly beaches ⭐️ The food is lovely as well and yes a definite return...More

Date of visit: April 2021
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mike, General Manager at The Old Beams Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi from everyone at The Old Beams. Thank you for using us following these difficult times. We are glad we could offer the service and food quality we have been striving for. We all hope to see you again soon. Regards Mike

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Popped in on spec as this was one of not many pubs that were open on the first Monday after restrictions were lifted, and had a good pub lunch. The weather was good enough to sit outside in the marquee which is pretty basic, but...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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mike, General Manager at The Old Beams Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good Afternoon, Firstly Thank you for visiting us. We Pride ourselves on food quality as well as service and we hope to see you again soon. Thank you Mike

Reviewed 12 May 2021

Well thought out marquee facility with heaters. Tasty lunch served by a very nice young man .. happy to chat with good customer skills. We will definitely visit again.

Date of visit: May 2021
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mike, General Manager at The Old Beams Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good Afternoon, Thank you for your kind words following your birthday. Regards Mike

Reviewed 27 December 2020 via mobile

Booked last minute for our first ever meal out on Christmas Day. Food excellent and freshly cooked, just like a home cooked meal but without all the prep and washing up! Staff were very attentive and welcoming as ever and nothing was too much trouble....More

Date of visit: December 2020
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mike m, General Manager at The Old Beams Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2021

Firstly Thank You for you kind words. We are glad we could make your Christmas day Special. Everyone here at the Old Beams pride ourselves on our food quality and service. We hope to see you again soon when we open in May.

Reviewed 13 December 2020 via mobile

Covid Regs top draw. Temperature taken upon arrival and tables well separated. Friendly efficient staff. Good varied menu. The Steak Special to share was recommended by the Manager and was cooked to perfection. My fish meal was a good portion size but batter was a...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Freedom34090186719, General Manager at The Old Beams Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2020

Thank you for your kinds words, I will pass your comments on to our chefs regarding the fish and I hope we avoid this in the future. We all hope to see you again. Regards Mike

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Response from Freedom34090186719 |
Yes they were, we purchased the freehold at the end of April 2019. Following major refurbished meant we didn’t open until beginning of August. Putting together a good team took time but now we have most of the people we... More
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Hello Kath, Yes, we allow dogs in Bar Area. Thank you.
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Yes, The Old Beams Inn is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

The Old Beams Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 3.5