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The Three Lions

338 0.5m SE of Fordingbridge, off a, Stuckton, New Forest, Fordingbridge SP6 2HF, England
+44 1425 652489
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (8 reviews)
“wild mushrooms” (11 reviews)
“kidney” (11 reviews)
British, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
338 0.5m SE of Fordingbridge, off a, Stuckton, New Forest, Fordingbridge SP6 2HF, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I first visited this charming restaurant some eight years ago and again about two years later so when I was thinking of a place for lunch to celebrate my son's graduation, it came to mind. I rather assumed that, as in most cases, the ownership...More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful meal here last night - 2 adults plus 12 and a 10 yr old children. It is the first time my children could have something other than chicken or sausage and chips! Good quality fresh food with excellent service. Would definitely visit...More

Thank monkytonwyld
Reviewed 14 September 2018

We’ve just got back from our second stay at The Three Lions and it most certainly won’t be our last. Everything was just as lovely as we remembered it - from the AMAZING food (thank you so much Mike and all in the kitchen!), to...More

Thank Sibilla0
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Was in the New Forest for holiday and tried the Three Lions as a treat. The owner made us feel very welcome, she was friendly and efficient. The food was amazing and good value for money. Would thoroughly recommend this restaurant

1  Thank Iain3071
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Stayed in "Willow" chalet for a night, and very pleased I did. Room was lovely and the included continental breakfast was delicious.

1  Thank ReviewChamp
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed here last Saturday. We arrived after the lunch service had finished, but Jane and her husband managed to rustle up a cheese and tomato sandwich for me and a cheese, ham and homemade chutney for my husband. Best sandwiches ever. Out room was...More

1  Thank Suzi308
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Good variety on menu, hand chosen by Chef and owner, Mike Womersley. I can recommend the beef and lobster also the hot chocolate pudding and lime and passion fruit parfait. really would have liked to have stayed longer just for the gorgeous food!

1  Thank Crampneys
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Wines, bread and all. It was lovely. It is clear they prepare everything from scratch and choose the ingredients carefully. Nice and clean settings. Family run business. Recommended.

Thank Yuri S
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This family owned and run restaurant serves Cordon Bleu dishes with a local twist. Jane & Mike are very welcoming.

Thank 852guestp
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Wow! never been here before but we were treated like royalty, sit down in a little area for drinks, olives and nuts whilst choosing what to eat. The food and service was excellent. I had sea bass and my friend friend had fillet steak. It...More

1  Thank Ali J
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louise k
5 October 2016|
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Think they are allowed in rooms but not in restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$39 - US$52
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 338 0.5m SE of Fordingbridge, off a, Stuckton, New Forest, Fordingbridge SP6 2HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Fordingbridge  >  Stuckton
  • Phone Number: +44 1425 652489
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A family owned & run English Auberge where you can come & go without the formality of a hotel.Owner Mike,previously a Michelin stared chef of five years,creates rustic,yet sophisticated dishes using local & foragedforest produce.Wife Jayne provides a professional & caring,but informalservice in the restaurant. We are family & dog friendly,providing free Wi/Fi & free use of our hot tub in the garden. We have been 3 times Hampshire Restaurant of the Year with the Good Food Guide. In 2012,we we in the Telegraphs top 150 restaurants in the UK & 2017 finalist Best Chef, the Trenchermans Guide. We look forward to seeing you soon,Best Wishes from all the family.
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