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The Herb Pot Bistro

175 Lyndhurst Road, Ashurst, New Forest SO40 7AR, England
+44 23 8029 3996
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
175 Lyndhurst Road, Ashurst, New Forest SO40 7AR, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On two separate occasions my son and I have had late breakfast and lunch i.e. out of normal times.On both occasions the food has been individually prepared and fabulous. We are local so have eaten in all the food outlets in Ashurst and this is...More

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an absolutely brillant bistro.staff amazing and very friendly and helpfull fresh food and you can taste the difference.food was so nice. we will be going back and definetly be telling all our friends.

Thank Neil H
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Fabulous meal here on Thursday 25th May. Food was cooked to perfection and the presentation was rather fine too. Would recommend without hesitation.

1  Thank Terry A
Reviewed 24 May 2017

After reading all the reviews on here me and my husband were really expecting an amazing experience, i decided to give their breakfast a go, and i thought initially for a Bistro style setting it was a fair price however i understood why after receiving...More

4  Thank kpowell6026
Michael M, Owner at The Herb Pot Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

I'm so sorry to hear that every thing wasn't perfect for you We go to are upmost to try make everyone's visit special

Reviewed 20 May 2017

This is a lovely restaurant run by a friendly couple who have got it just right. I went to dinner with friends last week. The menu had meat, fish and vegetarian, I had twice baked cheese soufflé which was light and fluffy, monk fish main...More

Thank 56dawn
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Quite possibly the nicest afternoon tea I've ever had. Sandwiches were very fresh with lovely fillings. Cakes and scones were equally delicious. Excellent value for money too. We have already booked our next two visits & are bringing more friends along.

Thank Tracey d
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Selling itself as a Cafe/Bistro but reality serving up dishes that most top end restaurants would struggle to match, food is divine and service is absolutely spot on. The menu is not huge but that is not a criticism as it has no doubt allowed...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We visited last week with our friends for dinner, food and service great, good choice all fresh and very tasty, the bread was homemade everything delicious . Returned today with my daughter for afternoon tea and again very good, couldn't fault anything. Well worth a...More

Thank Jill L
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Visited this little restraint today, the lovely owners kindly allowed us to have an all day breakfast at 2 in the afternoon, fast service and the food was delicious. There were a few tables set for afternoon tea which looked cute, would really recommend for...More

Thank tompeartree
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Always good food here but it's just become better. The lamb was delicious as was the pork belly all served by friendly staff. The cheese board was a favourite with the other diners but I was too full to sample it. Perhaps next time. Like...More

Thank Symiman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$33
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Lyndhurst Road, Ashurst, New Forest SO40 7AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Ashurst
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8029 3996
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