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“Tasty lunch”

The Kings Arms Restaurant
Ranked #33 of 162 Restaurants in Christchurch
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$8 - US$41
Cuisines: British
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Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Alex Aitken from Le Poussin, Limewood and The Jetty, is now in charge of the food and menus at The Kings Restaurant.The Restaurant serves the very best local and seasonal food – with sophisticated simplicity and a unique and charming English setting, overlooking the Kings Arms Bowling Green and historical castle ruins.The Kings Restaurant is honoured to introduce the new 'Josper Grill', a technique that imparts a distinctive charcoal flavour to all the local and handpicked ingredients placed upon its coals. The delicious menu makes use of the very best local ingredients either caught, grown or prepared close to Christchurch from the New Forest and the waters of the South Coast.
Reviewed 13 August 2014

We took Robert's sister to lunch today as it was her birthday and really enjoyed all the food we ordered. We ate from the 15 mile menu, two of us had the hake and one had the pork all of which was delicious. The deserts were also scrumptious two of us had the crème brulee and one had the chocolate tart with mint ice cream. Everything was beautifully presented, with excellent service and overall very good value for money. We will definitely return.

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Thank Jane W
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Lukasz D, Manager at The Kings Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2014

Thank you very much for your kind review. Here at the Kings, we always try to exceed expectations in terms of food and service. Feedback is very important to us, and we are delighted that you all enjoyed your meal. We look forward in seeing you in the near future.

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Reviewed 13 August 2014

This is the second time we have eaten here and both meals have been delicious. In our party of three we had a selection of choices from the lunch menu offering two courses for £10. All the dishes were exceptional value for money and the friendliness of the waitress served to make this an experience to remember.

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Thank Melanie T
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Lukasz D, Manager at The Kings Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2014

Thank you for taking the time to review your experience here at the Kings Arms.
I have passed your message to the team and delighted that your experience here is a good one. We look forward in seeing you in the near future and once again thank you.

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Reviewed 12 August 2014

We had the lobster and rib eye steak, highly recommended. The staff were kind, bringing me a cushion as they could see I was uncomfortable (I'm pregnant, their chairs are fine!). Great service.

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Lukasz D, Manager at The Kings Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2014

Thank you for your feedback towards our restaurant at the Kings, I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience and quality of food. We look forward to welcoming you again to the restaurant in the near future.

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Reviewed 5 August 2014

While on holiday we saw a board offering 2 courses for £10 for lunch including a complimentary drink. This offer applies during the week otherwise it is 2 for £15. The menu was locally sourced and varied. The ambience looked appropriate for a special occasion. As it was our wedding anniversary we thought we would try it. It was a really good choice. We were made to feel very welcome and special. The food was well presented and enjoyable. We had a lovely stroll after lunch down to the quay. A very pleasant day out.

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Thank Gill G
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Lukasz D, Manager at The Kings Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2014

Thank you for your kind review. The 15mile menu has been a big hit since it first started here and now, we constantly update the menu to offer a variety of local produce to our regular guests. Hope to see you in the near future.

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Reviewed 3 August 2014

On Fridays they do a lobster based meal for £25 a head, 4 fab courses, lobster Caesar salad, lobster soufflé, tempura lobster & chips as the main & a strawberry Eton mess, for £5 more you can have the Prosecco, restaurant totally packed, met by maître d & welcomed into the cocktail bar to await our table, brilliant service by Natalia from near Riga, the 3rd time she'd served us, everything superb, introduced to chef afterwards & complemented him on best lobster main ever, our 6th or 7th visit here & we love it

Thank therealcee
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Lukasz D, Manager at The Kings Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2014

Thank you very much for your kind review. Here at the Kings, we always try to exceed expectations in terms of food and service. Feedback is very important to us, and we are delighted that you both enjoyed your meal. I have passed your message to Natalia and we all look forward in seeing you in the near future.

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