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The Old Beams Inn

) #34 of 55 Restaurants in Ringwood ££ - £££ , British,
Ibsley, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 3PP, England
+44 1425 473387
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
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“pudding” (19 reviews)
“pork belly” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Ibsley, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 3PP, England
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1 - 10 of 406 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We dropped in after a long day at Beaulieu Motor Museum on our way home, at around 6pm to see if they were serving food they said all day. The food was lovely it is more a pub grub menu with a few nice touches....More

Thank Tracy T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Where have the great management team gone from this pub?? My wife and I have been coming down to Dorset for year and always made a special stop at the old beam for great food and friendly service! The pub always had a warm friendly...More

Thank CoastalVisitors29
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited the old beams inn today for the first time after driving by a few times and being new to the area thought we would give it a try. We were sat strait away and told someone would be over to take drink orders,however,...More

Thank Marc F
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just love this place outstanding every visit! Fabulous carvery, great choice fab choice of veg, loads of gravy

Thank Alfie S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came to eat here before the live music and did not stay to hear it. The tables were sticky, the chairs were ripped and shoddy and the main menu was dull. My husband ordered a glass of red wine that tasted of ribena and...More

Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We called while we were down to visit our son and it was mid way between us but proved a good choice.

Thank Grahamberryw
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Old Beams for the first time today having driven past many times. We won't be driving past again! What a lovely welcome from really friendly staff, great service, tasty food, fab setting and most importantly Ice Cold beer!!! A great experience.

Thank DaisySorbet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited The Old Beams for the first time tonight on recommendation. Both childrens' meals were fine, but sadly, the two medium to well-done rib eye steaks we ordered arrived cooked rare to medium instead, one so undercooked it bled onto the rest of the...More

3  Thank CatrionaSM70
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We were impressed. There were 8 of us dining and we all thoroughly enjoyed our meals. The establishment is under new ownership and they've certainly sourced a decent chef, something other pubs in the area could benefit from doing! I had a rib eye steak...More

2  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Went in last Friday night for a meal with family and friends. The food was amazing, with the salmon special cooked to perfection. There was a large group of us (10 in total) and everyone thoroughly enjoyed their dishes. Highly recommend!

1  Thank Jill B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are dogs welcome
27 September 2016|
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Response from AlcatrazGroup | Property representative |
Hello Kath, Yes, we allow dogs in Bar Area. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ibsley, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 3PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Ringwood
  • Phone Number: +44 1425 473387
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