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The Castle Of Comfort

££ - £££, British,
Castle Street, Medstead, Alton GU34 5LU, England
+44 1420 562112
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Castle Street, Medstead, Alton GU34 5LU, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As always, great pub food, well kept beer, a good wine selection and great surroundings. This Is lovely venue for an after work drink, a relaxing evening, a meal and a good chat. ...away from town..ahh bliss😊

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the nearby Travelodge for the Goodwood revival, Had an evening meal Friday and Saturday, great friendly service both days, Nice choice of menu from light bites to full three course meals, our meals were good, steak tender and cooked perfectly. Would visit again...More

Thank Jeff F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pub has a lot of things going for it. First of course there's Karl & Claire. They keep an excellent cellar. I like cider & am never disappointed. Good selection of beers, including guest beer each week which a friend tells me is picked...More

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first visit to this pub despite living locally for 18 years. Our friends thought, as it was Thursday evening we would not have to book, but fortunately I contacted them earlier in the day, to ensure they were prepared as one of...More

Thank FEgginton
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We are cycling from London to Devon over three days and this was an absolute gem of a find on the first day. The lady that served us was lovely and friendly and our lunch came out very quickly and was 1) really tasty and...More

Thank WalshyK
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Went with friends from America for a meal, presentation was excellent, food was good and service very good. Slightly off the beaten track but well worth a visit.

Thank ALAN084015
Reviewed 15 June 2018

We popped in for an Impromptu dinner and have a lovely time. The staff were welcoming and very helpful. The food in my opinion, is some of the best pub grub we've had in a long time ! The chef was even willing to accommodation...More

Thank KathyReading
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Great food and friendly service, made to feel very welcome, thoroughly recommended, tower burger and chilli nachos very nice, great pint of wainwrights too

Thank sjcroft64
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Met with a friend plus two dogs for lunch. We were well received and chose from a menu of popular choices. The food was freshly cooked and tasty and they proved a top up table drinks service as well. The well behaved dogs and well...More

Thank graham s
Reviewed 22 May 2018

We had lunch here in the week. Obviously a very popular place to eat! We ate outside. The service was great! Good food, good drinks. Well worth a visit.

Thank Sarah C
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Questions & Answers
15 February 2017|
Response from swifty29 | Property representative |
Dear Kendra Yes we allow dogs in one side of our pub but there is not too much seating that particular side so its is advisable to book in advance and please note we only open until 3pm on a friday but open all day saturday... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$21
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Street, Medstead, Alton GU34 5LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Alton  >  Medstead
  • Phone Number: +44 1420 562112
  • E-mail
Welcome to the Castle of Comfort at Medstead. At our family run traditional county pub we have a great range of bitters, ciders, lager & quality ales as well as a range of fine wines to suit all tastes. Whether you are looking for a superb fresh coffee, a genuinely home cooked meal or a superior pint, we have it all here waiting for you. Come and relax in a warm, comfortable and friendly environment. Parking is easy and we gave a great family garden. In those cold winter evenings a log burner to take the chill away.
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