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Sir John Barleycorn

) #2 of 5 Restaurants in Cadnam $$ - $$$, Bar, British, Pub
Old Romsey Road | Cadnam, Cadnam, New Forest SO40 2NP, England
+44 23 8081 2236
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
4 weeks ago
“Nice place to eat and drink just off the main road”
3 Apr 2017
“Lovely atmosphere”
Closes in 27 min
All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Old Romsey Road | Cadnam, Cadnam, New Forest SO40 2NP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch on a Wednesday food was amazing and the two for 12.50£ deal was simply perfection. In fact it was so good we later returned for the Italian deal in the evening!! The chicken with tapanade was so tender and delicious and the...More

3  Thank efwoods
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Upon arrival my self and my friends ordered coffee, I asked for a soya latte. I was met with a rather rude and indignant 'we don't have soya'. Really, in this day and age? So the restaurant is advertised as gluten free and vegetarian options....More

1  Thank minminmoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Revisited here today and as before amazing food and service even when it was busy recommend this place

1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here for a meal with family. There was a fair selection of pub food available. Some nice Fullers Honey dew ale on tap! the service was good and the food tasty and portion size good. I would recommend a visit if in the...More

Thank BrettEssex
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I took my elderly aunt here for lunch the Saturday this Easter weekend .. sadly the food was not as was not as expected slow service , not once were we checked ( considering the restaurant was pretty empty I found this surprising!) My original...More

Thank Jacqui S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Having been many times to this pub for weekday meals was surprised by Sunday roast.Chicken was okay but vegetables virtually raw ,tasteless watery gravy and very slow service.Seemed to be a lot f new staff so hopefully was just a bad day.No apology when I...More

Thank Vivienne R
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Just stopped off for a coffee to meet up with some old friends. The staff were friendly and chatty and the pub had character. I did see a really tasty looking roast beef go past me!

2  Thank Linda12345678
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Just called in for a snack as it was one of the places my Mum and Dad took me to in the 1950's. Much bigger than then and surroundings more built up with new busy roads. Seemed to be popular with what appeared to be...More

Thank frogladybg
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

All I can say is I can't believe some of the reviews on this great place unbelievable !!.. been here a few times now never had a bad meal staff very polite . Great location I would fully recommend this pub

Thank leefrancis72
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I recently booked a table for my Wife and I and 4 other family members for a special birthday treat. We had previously checked the table we wanted and booked a nice table near a warm log fire. We had a couple of drinks in...More

Thank Colin H
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Elizabeth H
Are dogs allowed in all parts of the pub please?
14 April 2017|
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Response from leefrancis72 | Reviewed this property |
Only in main bar area and garden
Do you serve food all day?
25 January 2017|
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Response from Pete H | Reviewed this property |
Do they serve food all day?
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Response from Mark H | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$39
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
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: Old Romsey Road | Cadnam, Cadnam, New Forest SO40 2NP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Cadnam
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8081 2236
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Dating back to the 12th century, The Sir John Barleycorn is a beautiful thatched tavern on the bank of the River Cadnam in the New Forest. Visit this Gastro Pub for a warm welcome, some fine food and wine, or a pint of outstanding traditional cask ale.