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The Snakecatcher

) #18 of 38 Restaurants in Brockenhurst $$ - $$$ , British,
Lyndhurst Road, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7RL, England
+44 1590 622348
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (90 reviews)
“surf and turf” (13 reviews)
“mixed grill” (15 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lyndhurst Road, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7RL, England
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1 - 10 of 757 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We shared a rather poor overcooked seafood platter. It came in a large bowl with no plates to eat it off. This dish was served with very chunky chips which were tepid and no salad of vegetables. My wife's mother chose ham , eggs and...More

Thank DaveHChester
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Me and my husband went here yesterday. It had a very chilled vibe. The food was lovey and staff were nice. A really good pub if you just want to relax and have a bit of fun

1  Thank Tabitha R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were surprised to find that the meals we wanted, we had to cook ourselves on hot slabs, so we had to change our order. When the food came it was excellent and served well, but not what we had really wanted. I think this...More

Thank Jacky W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I will not be returning here!! I give it 2 stars because it has plentiful outdoor seating and allows dogs (although no dog drinking bowls were visible). We had the 'Seafood Platter'. It was overcooked and with old oil. Everything was deep-fried including whitebait, halibut,...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered the steak which comes on a hot stone and you cook it at your table - very novel! The steak itself was good meat but what let it down was... everything else: - the sides (veg., chips/ gratin) came out at the same...More

Thank Beth W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh dear,we went here with the intention of eating, but quickly changed our minds, poor girls behind the bar clearly struggling, lots of very dirty tables, menus filthy, and we saw meals being returned to the kitchen, also no toilet paper in gents,or hot water...More

Thank Marcella H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I booked to go for a meal at the Snakecatcher on the evening of Saturday 3rd of June 2017. When booking I mentioned that it was our anniversary so we could hopefully get a nice quiet table. The meal we ordered was...More

Thank stevenmoore129
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food, lovely beer garden, great service - I can definitely recommend the fish basket, if you enjoy fish :)

Thank bossyboots1984
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this pub because it took dogs. The food was very tasty, my wife had surf and turf and I had the home made pie. The service was prompt and friendly

2  Thank ed w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner on Saturday night, the food was not great considering the price. The staff were very good at getting the food out (our main came before we had finished our starter) Probably because at 9pm service stopped and most of the staff were...More

Thank tb1958
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Does this pub really close at 9 pm??
15 March 2017|
Answer Show all 6 answers
Response from Snakecatcher | Property representative |
No, we stop serving food by 9 pm the latest.
Are (well behaved) dogs allowed in the bar area when dining?
22 August 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Snakecatcher | Property representative |
Hi, yes dogs are always welcome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lyndhurst Road, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7RL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Brockenhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 622348
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