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The Otter

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Another Sunday Roast

Traditional pub with a good selection of meats for the Sunday Roast and a nut roast. Some of the... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Southampton, United Kingdom
Good food, welcoming

When I was a teenager this used to be my local. Have visited for lunch/dinner on a number of... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Horsham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good47%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
28 Apr 2018
“Another Sunday Roast”
29 Oct 2017
“sunday lunch”
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Boyatt Lane, Otterbourne SO21 2HW, England
+44 23 8025 2685
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 4 December 2014

I was slightly disappointed to see the lack of five star ratings for the Otter (but there have not been a lot of reviews overall). I have eaten there and had a drink there on many occasions and so I feel qualified to redress the...More

2  Thank Brian H
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 16 April 2014

Visited The Otter last night with my wife as we had the chance of eating out without the kids. Haven't been here for a few years so we were looking forward to a very good meal after reading other reviews. Well it must have been...More

1  Thank Gary D
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Traditional pub with a good selection of meats for the Sunday Roast and a nut roast. Some of the veg was a bit too crunchy but better that than mushy. The usual roast potatoes but with the addition of some mash too. We also all...More

Thank Diane_Jan_2014
Reviewed 30 October 2017

love the pub, been here quite a few times, disappointing today though, had to send the roasts dinners back as they where nearly cold after waiting a good half hour for them.roast potatoes still undercooked and not very warm.

1  Thank Mauveen L
Reviewed 31 August 2017

When I was a teenager this used to be my local. Have visited for lunch/dinner on a number of occasions in the past three months due to family issues. Beginning to feel like a local again! Food is good pub fare, reasonably priced and staff...More

Thank julietsumner
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Visited midweek for lunch. Friendly welcome and very well presented food. Warm bread and delicious home made fish cake as a main. Excellent value for money. Will certainly go again!!

Thank suewakefield999
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Visited the pub mid week evening. I had limited time and had the scampi to eat with half a pint of Timothy Taylor's Landlord, costing £13 in all. The beer was in good condition and the right temperature and I only wish I could have...More

1  Thank JP065672
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Had lunch today. We all had different dishes from chilli & lime chicken, Salmon and faggots. All meals were freshly cooked with great salads and fresh vegetables. Managed to save room for some lovely deserts too.( Bread & butter pudding and lemon meringue roulade). Nice...More

Thank Jamieedwin
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Had a few meals here and couple of roasts. The last one we had was really really good. The food is always hot, full of flavour and plenty of it. As I couldn't decide I had mixed roast which was a little extra but wasn't...More

Thank Andy A
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Great location and lovely atmosphere. Can get really busy and the food hit and miss and pricey for what it is.

Thank Dst45
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We were a small group, eating early in the evening. The staff were very welcoming, the atmosphere elegant and cosy. The specials board was suspiciously long, didn't know if it would be left-overs, frozen or what. My roast meal was probably the first , as...More

Thank Ruralrose
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Finally got round to visiting this lovely pub with my wife - a gem (the pub as well as my wife)! Easy to find just off Junction 12 of the M3 with plenty of parking even on a Wednesday when it was very busy..... Unbeknown...More

Thank Malcolm D
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