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The Gamekeepers

Tunworth Road, Mapledurwell, Basingstoke RG25 2LU, England
+44 1256 322038
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (50 reviews)
“baguette” (13 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 23:00All hours
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tunworth Road, Mapledurwell, Basingstoke RG25 2LU, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an excellent meal here. Great food and really friendly and well trained staff. The owner greets you and explains the menu in detail. Any meal can be amended if you don't quite like the mix. I had the venison as a main course was...More

3  Thank Steve D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Very tasty. Would recommend. Very attentive at first seemed to lose interest with us once we'd ordered our main. Didn't like surcharge automatically on the bill. We always leave a tip. No need to stick it on our large bill.

2  Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're looking for great food, cooked anyway you like - with portions that are beyond generous, then you've come to the right place. All the food is sourced locally and Phil the landlord will not fail to impress you with his passion for food...More

3  Thank markkahr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always go to the gamekeepers for special occasions.... best pub food in Basingstoke and worth the extra cost! Really hospitable staff and amazing local ingredients! My other half is dairy intolerant and by a long way they are the most accommodating restaurant we have met!...More

2  Thank wallo0510
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been long meaning to write a review for the Gamekeepers. It's a place we discovered about 4 years ago and have been coming back regularly ever since. Every time we've been the food and service have been superb, it's quite simply the best Gastro...More

2  Thank Chris E
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited The Gamekeepers last week, Had a lovely visit - dinner was exceptional and service was excellent. However, there was one young blonde boy behind the bar who seemed to be more interested in his phone than his customers. Will be back again, just a...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited lunch time on Sat 10 Jun 17. The greeting and welcome was warm and friendly. The landlords knowledge and explaination of the menu was superb, the food was as good as I have tasted in many Michelin star restaurants and I have no complaints...More

2  Thank Graham S
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Good food as always and the lady was friendly at the front of house. However she was the only person there (other than the chef) and not around when we first arrived. Making the place feel deserted. Being a Monday lunchtime we could sit where...More

3  Thank hampshirefam
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The location is lovely, the staff are friendly and couldn't be more helpful, the food is amazing!! All round very impressed with this restaurant and both me and my partner will be visiting again very soon. We loved the design and general feel of the...More

2  Thank danS743HX
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Never disappoints - expect to be wowed by fantastic local food and beer, and welcomed by lovely staff. Not cheap but worth every penny.

2  Thank NixTrix83
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Questions & Answers
Hazel C
14 April 2017|
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Response from philip c | Property representative |
We are very dog friendly in the bar area where we can serve all our menu's
20 July 2016|
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Response from philip c | Property representative |
Hi, we are about 10 minutes by car
20 February 2016|
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Response from philip c | Property representative |
Yes, we cook all our meals to order so they can all be gluten free!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$70
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tunworth Road, Mapledurwell, Basingstoke RG25 2LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Basingstoke  >  Mapledurwell
  • Phone Number: +44 1256 322038
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