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The Chestnut Horse

Easton Lane, Winchester SO21 1EG, England
+44 1962 779257
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish and chips” (43 reviews)
“ribeye steak” (11 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Easton Lane, Winchester SO21 1EG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I are spending a long weekend visiting Winchester and went here for a quick drink after their lunch serving on a Saturday, where we felt so welcomed we came back for dinner that night! The staff were very friendly and all knew...More

Thank ajmcd_95
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sunday roast really good but upon wait for ordering the desert , was told at the bar that there would be a delay in the service due to a large pre-booked party which is not really our problem, and after apologies we paid the bill...More

1  Thank chambassoc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here recently for a family (adults) lunch. The food was really delicious and I couldn't fault it. My soufflé was amazing as was the truffle gnocchi. My vegan brother had a nice lentil curry. The steak was tasty. Basically all the food was...More

Thank holidaycaroline
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a quaint little pub and the staff are friendly and efficient. We met with friends and it was the perfect place as the weather was dreadful. An open fire welcomes visitors and the food we ordered, didn’t disappoint.

1  Thank Slatts1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Holiday Inn Winchester which is literally down the road from this pub, so decided to go for a meal there, what a lovely cosy pub/restaurant we found. The Manager was most pleasant and friendly which was really nice which makes such a...More

1  Thank wanado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this lovely little village pub, whilst out on a photographic tour around the Winchester area. Literally just appeared in my vision as I turned a corner. I phoned their number (Trip Advisor app) to check if they accepted cards and if any minimum charges?...More

Thank BPLegend1948
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a brilliant lunch here a few weeks ago, so took some friends here for lunch today, but not great. Service was very slow & not attentive at all. I’m sure it’s just a bad day but a bit embarrassing as we bigged up...More

Thank Rick J
Reviewed 15 March 2018

What a charming place. Its a delightful country pub with roaring log fires and a fabulous dining room. The staff were so friendly and welcoming, the service was excellent and the food was delicious. We started with drinks, yummy Hattingley local champagne, badger beer, hendricks...More

1  Thank KW65
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Lovely village setting in Rural Hampshire. Pretty garden for summer use. Pleasant Staff, but we had to ask for the table to be cleared of its used glasses etc. and waited an unacceptably long time for water to be brought to the table. All of...More

Thank lynettejarvis1722
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Took are friend after having a delicious meal here before Christmas. The Chestnut Horse lived up to our expectations. We all had a fantastic meal and our friends were very impressed, thank you to all the Chefs and staff for a lovely evening.

1  Thank Karen G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$42
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Easton Lane, Winchester SO21 1EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1962 779257
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Set in the heart of the Itchen Valley, The Chestnut Horse is a hidden gem.A traditional 16th Century English pub serving local, fresh produce, hand picked fine wines and award winning beer with friendly, attentive yet not obtrusive service.The Chestnut Horse can cater for all occasions an intimate meal to wedding celebrations!!Well behaved children and dogs are more than with plenty of treats for our two and four legged friends!!
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