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Hare and Hounds

$$ - $$$, British,
Durnstown | Sway, Sway, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO41 6AL, England
+44 1590 682404
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Durnstown | Sway, Sway, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO41 6AL, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend this lovely pub with friendly welcoming atmosphere. Kids are catered for with 2 outdoor play areas (0-5 & 5 plus) which are separated to keep larger children away from the smaller ones. Food service was quick and to a high standard. Occasionally...More

Thank Jeremy G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

........., another must visit pub when we are staying at Setthorns. We have visited this pub many times over the years. In fact I first went here in 1958 with my parents, my brother and I had to sit outside because children were not allowed...More

Thank Smithy87
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Staying in New Forrest for weekend near Brockenhurst and wanted a good pub meal for the Friday evening so consulting TripAdvisor picked on Hare & Hounds - Well what a good choice and certainly a good job we phoned and reserved a table as it...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Having had this pub recommended to us we called in for lunch yesterday. I had the chilli beef nachos which were very tasty, my partner had lasagna and we both enjoyed the food as well as the lovely garden that we decided to make a...More

Thank Beryl R
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I liked my experience here, staff attentive in a really relaxing environment. Food was hearty and tasty wasted down with a good selection of ales. A few quality vegetarian options avaible to. Prices reasonable.

1  Thank MarkMahoney
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We visited for Sunday roast whilst at our camping holiday this year. Pub setting is lovely. It has a wrap around garden which has a small non smoking section for families and a larger part which allows smoking. There are two play equipment areas for...More

Thank andrew b
Reviewed 16 August 2017

A fortnight in a caravan in the pouring rain is not fun. You need to find something to do, and we found this fab pub. We visited for a Sunday Roast - amazing portions, light crispy Yorkshire puds, beautifully cooked meat - and stayed for...More

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Busy family pub, with everything expected. Kids play area, dogs welcome, real ales, large car park, full range of pub grub. Reasonable choice, mainly fried main courses. Reasonably priced.

Thank Ken L
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I am unable to review the food here as, despite the roadside sign proclaiming 'open for food and drink all day' we were told that food orders would not be taken until 12:00. Even though we had been lured in under false pretences, we had...More

3  Thank Roy R
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere inside. Lots of seating outside and inside too. The service is friendly and good. It is good to see that dogs are welcome.

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29 December 2015|
Response from fenhenderson |
Yes in one half of the pub, bar and garden :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
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: Durnstown | Sway, Sway, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO41 6AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Brockenhurst  >  Sway
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 682404
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