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Wykeham Arms

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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
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75 Kingsgate Street, Winchester SO23 9PE, England
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I dragged my girlfriend in for pint at least and as soon as we stepped inside we both felt encouraged to turn our visit into lunch. Great move! The bar area was really cute with a lovely worn-in, oldskool aesthetic. Bier Steins and tankards dangling overhead; desks with inkwells for our table. Pretty Christmas décor was already up and running,... More 

Thank Adrian L
Olney, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A great pub restaurant that is a brilliant place to eat and drink. As a pub it is a place of great character with a brilliant atmosphere. As a restaurant it offers a menu of something a little different without being able provide something for everyone. We enjoyed our evening very much and we were well looked after by a... More 

Thank Epo19
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have wanted to eat here for some time and, when I finally got there, I was not disappointed. Staff were efficient and friendly and the food was wonderful. A very relaxed atmosphere.

Thank carolineryan2015
Owslebury, null, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

4 of us visited again and had a lovely evening meal. Very friendly and efficient staff, good food. The pub classics are the better items on the menu. Cottage pie and burger were much heartier portions than the comparatively undersized pork belly - which tasted lovely but lacked crunch. Good banter with the staff over the amount of custard (sorry... More 

Thank CarloGilmour
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here on a trip to Winchester. Greeted by a bar at the main entrance and the restaurant area is located at the rear. A quaint charm to the venue - as you'd expect from Winchester really. Tankards strewn all over the ceiling and walls, all the bar tables are old school desks befitting of the nearby college. Meal was... More 

Thank narcissus047
Winchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been to every pub in Winchester and this is my favourite. The bar is not over fancy and the beers always excellent. If you have to eat more than a packet of pork scratchings then the restaurant will meet all your desires. Staff are friendly as far as I recall and haven't made a complaint as yet!

Thank David G
Stavanger, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was just blow away how friendly and original the place was, food and drinks top notch🍀 Had the Ploughman plate and a few ales, similar to a plate of local (tapas) with several small components. Will be back😉

Thank VikingKrishna
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175 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family Sunday lunch in this delightfully quirky, "olde-worlde", pub. From the moment you enter you are assailed by wonderful sights with eclectic mixes of paraphernalia displayed in various rooms and inglenooks. The main bar seems to make dogs very welcome and was full when we visited. We were seated in a small room that was very cosy... More 

Thank PortsmouthLegaleagle
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a delight this pub is. Much bigger inside than expected. Within an easy walk from the train station. So warm and comfortable. There is a good selection of drinks for all tastes. I would recommend this bar for a good natter with friends or a catch up with family. The bar area is quirky with old school desks to... More 

Thank Pixie4444
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A proper pub in the heart of mediaeval Winchester - not the easiest to find (or park) but worth following the gps to find the Wykeham. The bar is great (you sit at old skool desks) and a proper pub environment, and the restaurant is lovely, spread across several characterful rooms. We had a good lunch - faced a difficult... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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: 75 Kingsgate Street, Winchester SO23 9PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: 441962853834
  • This restaurant is at The Wykeham Arms
Steeped in charm and nominated Hampshire dining pub of the year, The Wykeham Arms is moments from the glorious Winchester Cathedral. A modern British menu filled with locally sourced ingredients, is complemented by an extensive wine list and choice of 5 ales on tap. A cosy log fire in the main dining area enhances the relaxed atmosphere of The Wykeham Arms.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?