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The Hobler

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Boldre $$ - $$$ , British,
Southampton Road, | Lymington, New Forest, Boldre, New Forest SO418PT, England
+44 1590 623944
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
3 days ago
“Wonderful staff and food”
1 week ago
“Good food and dog friendly”
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Southampton Road, | Lymington, New Forest, Boldre, New Forest SO418PT, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place has the wow factor for food and staff, we enjoyed wonderful good and drinks the staff were so friendly. Beautiful beer garden with shaded area we felt so welcome nothing was too much trouble and they sure made our dog feel at home...More

1  Thank Couplesun
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here last weekend 10th June and discovered the pub has changed hands though the staff were still the happy friendly faces of old! The food is still very good and best of all for us is that the dog was made welcome too! We...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was delicious and service was brilliant. Made my family feel very welcome. Would definitely return when in the area again.

1  Thank Jo R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The landlady at this pub is worth her weight in gold. She was relaxed, fun, but not over attentive . The place is nice and our meals were good without being too pricey. We didn't visit the large beer garden but it looked like a...More

1  Thank Liza-K-pie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've visited the Hobler on many occasions. The food has always been cooked to perfection. The pub is very clean and has a comfortable and warm ambience. The staff are extremely welcoming. On one of our many visits I was our son's birthday, he'd had...More

1  Thank Leonie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Half Term lunchtime visit with our granddaughter. Sat in the sunny garden and had a lovely lunch. Good menu and very helpful staff. We had the curry which was excellent for a pub meal, granddaughter had the steak and ale pudding which she left nothing...More

1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice food in a traditional family run pub/restaurant. It's nice to find this nowadays as most are company run. Nice food, friendly staff and a good wine list plus local beers as well. Certainly recommend the Hobler but advised to book.

1  Thank cheneyblue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A sad experience indeed, having rung and booked several weeks earlier, arrived to find that our booking was not recorded. A friendly welcome,shown to a table and had drinks brought in, followed by our order being taken. Some 45 to 50 minutes later the food...More

Thank OldPaNoel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent evening. We were greeted by Jack who made us feel extremely welcome and added to our entertainment throughout the evening. Great banter and nothing was too much trouble. Jack was brilliant at front of house. The food was amazing, we all had three...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Went for late lunch/mid afternoon meal. Had to wait a long time and when the meal did arrive, half of it was cold and vegetable portion was very sparse and overcooked to the point of being burnt and mushy. Would not recommend and will not...More

Thank DawnieB73
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Shahab H
Why I can't find this pub in lymington or brockenhurst listing
18 December 2016|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
I think you'll find that the pub is actually in Boldre albeit along the main road.
Leah P
Is there a play area for children?
19 October 2016|
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Response from AlcatrazGroup | Property representative |
Hello, We have a big garden where they can play =) Kind regards.
Is it dog friendly?
20 August 2015|
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Response from AlcatrazGroup | Property representative |
Hello, It's allowed in bar area =) Kind regards.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
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: Southampton Road, | Lymington, New Forest, Boldre, New Forest SO418PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Boldre
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 623944
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