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The Red Shoot

££ - £££, British,
Toms Lane | Linwood, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 3QT, England
+44 1425 475792
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Toms Lane | Linwood, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 3QT, England
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1 - 10 of 684 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent, friendly service, good food. Great location, smashing place to finish up after a good romp in the woods

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Navigator671343
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here with our two small toddlers one evening and we were not disappointed. The staff were extremely friendly and welcoming and the food was really nice. What more do you need from a forest pub? Great drinks, great service and great food. Can't wait...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BobbyClassic1
shearheartattack, General Manager at The Red Shoot, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for tour lovely review we are delighted you enjoyed your experience at these RedShoot Inn and Brewery We look forward to seeing you soon

Reviewed 1 week ago

It’s in a lovely location, and the pub has a wonderful ambience. The micro brewery serves a beautiful pint. However, we went shortly after Christmas, and the pub was very busy. Staff were friendly. I wouldn't be surprised if they underestimated numbers, as there were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DorsetWhite
shearheartattack, General Manager at The Red Shoot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review we embrace both positive and negative in order to improve... we were short of a couple of staff as mentioned and we apologise we were unable to take your dessert order. We pride ourselves on fresh food and had our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly staff, very accommodating our party inc 4 adults 1 baby and 2 dogs, all of us were made very welcome we had not booked but that was no problem, however, when we go back again I will be booking a table as it...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Stephen S
shearheartattack, General Manager at The Red Shoot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review we are delighted you enjoyed your visit we look forward to seeing you soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely country pub, very friendly staff and perfect fire Food was really good, good portions and prices not to bad for the area. Presented nicely tooMore

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank karenr358
shearheartattack, General Manager at The Red Shoot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your excellent review we are delighted you enjoyed your visit and we try to ensure the fire is warm (as fire is 😁 ) and inviting ... fresh food in the New Forest cooked by our special chefs does cost us a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend!! Went in with 2 friends and their child for lunch and had a great time with some great food. There was a small mistake with timing made by the kitchen but when we mentioned the issue the manager was great, he came over...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Dazzer89
shearheartattack, General Manager at The Red Shoot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review we are delighted you enjoyed your food and very pleased we corrected the issue satisfactory. We look forward to seeing you soon and please ensure you find me (Jonathan) or Ronnie on your visit as we welcome you

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in on Saturday lunchtime (5th Jan) whilst on a dog walk with our black Labrador. Ambience of the pub is lovely and the staff are friendly and welcoming. We had two very nice meals (piping hot) and the homemade bread and butter pudding with...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank shaunrudd1
shearheartattack, General Manager at The Red Shoot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review we are delighted you enjoyed your food in our very dog friendly pub. Our chefs particularly enjoy comments on their home made food and look forward to seeing you soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great spot in the heart of the new forest. Small car park and it must be difficult to park in the high season. Very varied menu choice both for adults and children Staff very friendly and we really enjoyed our meal. Dog friendly which...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AnthonyBSHerts
shearheartattack, General Manager at The Red Shoot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review... this particular review is extremely helpful to us as it would appear you enjoyed nearly all of your visit ... The crumble .... we need ensure we offer one of the “Countries favourites” and make it the Best so this...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday Dec 30th Having had a lovely walk with family and friends, we stopped for lunch at the Red Shoot. Been there many times before but it’s onviously under new management because it was terrible. Ordered pizzas, homemade soup with rustic bread, drinks and a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Susie H
shearheartattack, General Manager at The Red Shoot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review the RedShoot Inn. We are sorry you were unhappy with service and food on this occasion which we endeavour to provide to all our customers. Please consider coming back another time and let us know whether we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this pub previously in the summer but returned for late Dec and New Year’s Eve. Good selection of Ales didn’t eat on this occasion but has a good menu, the landlord Jonathan even though only been here a short time is a great asset...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank edthered7
shearheartattack, General Manager at The Red Shoot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review we loved your company and look forward to seeing you when you return to the New Forest soon Until ten I will have to manage the fire & wood all on my own :( Cheers Jonathan & Ronnie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids, 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: Toms Lane | Linwood, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 3QT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Ringwood
  • Phone Number: +44 1425 475792
  • E-mail
Description
Nestled in the heart of the New Forest, with its own micro-brewery producing 3 ales - Toms Tipple 4.8%, New Forest Gold 3.8% & Red White & Brew 4.0% and a dark mild Muddy Boot 4.2% We have an extensive homecooked menu to suit all tastes, which is served all day throughout the school holidays and weekends (times vary out of season)Outdoor seating area with views over the forest3 Beer Festivals a year April, July & OctoberLive bands every Sunday nightWeekly Quiz on Thursday night from 9.00pmFamilies, Dogs and Muddy Boots Welcome!
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