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The Mayfly

The Mayfly Fullerton Road | North Stock Bridge, Winchester SO20 6AX, England
+44 1264 860283
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“trout” (54 reviews)
“pudding” (31 reviews)
“sunday roast” (20 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Mayfly Fullerton Road | North Stock Bridge, Winchester SO20 6AX, England
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Reviewed yesterday

About a year ago, five star food, happy staff, but now big queues for food, poor quality nothing beautifully put on a plate with the elegance of before; harassed staff, stale bread stale cheese, no finesse. What happened to the "Trio of Trout"? We can't...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely location, but terrible menu, service and food. Went there for lunch as it’s nice to sit outside by the river. Had to sit in the smoking area as the garden area wasn’t available. The menu was severely lacking, the previous owners had lunch type...More

Thank tea_and_biscuits1976
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Brought here for lunch with a good group of friends. Very friendly service and cozy ambience. Delicious beer on tap. We had hake and fish pie - absolutely delicious!

Thank fred200099
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited the Mayfly for the second time last Saturday. I posted after the first visit that a nice meal had been rather spoilt by slow service and lengthy queues to order. The manager explained then of a staff shortage and of the pub having...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 5 days ago

With the massively busy day on Saturday (because the sun came out) I was immensely impressed with the standard and speed of service considering they were understaffed and swamped. Massively friendly staff and manager.

Thank cvsb20
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First visit and although staff are friendly food was a tad disappointing . I had fish pie with was only ok .The mash on top was a little bland even with cheese atop.Husband had calves liver which was cremated .Akin to shoe leather .Mash also...More

Thank Himbug
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The views are great. If you want a drink on the river garden on a balmy summer evening, then I’d say give it a go. Now to the food and service. I can honestly say that I have never had a good experience here! I’ve...More

Thank muchelecg
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service and engaging and intelligent conversation from the young waiters. The food was good and not bad value at all for a very scenic location. Would highly recommend!

Thank Ray J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I now officially LOVE this place! Dropped in on a whim with a friend and kids for a hot chocolate and snacks and were so glad we did. Lovely place, right on the river, beautiful setting. And the staff were absolutely amazing. Nothing was too...More

Thank JemandScout
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good beer; extensive menu; easy parking; magnificent setting with garden next to the river -albeit that it poured with rain throughout our stay! It gets very busy and booking is essential. Young waiting staff laid back and charming. Children to grandparents were well satisfied. We...More

Thank jumbojo2017
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Questions & Answers
Diana B
7 June 2016|
Response from jdm87 | Reviewed this property |
So20 6ax
29 April 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Julie L | Property representative |
We have a severe coeliac who works at the Mayfly so we are very aware of this illness, and eighty per cent of our menu is gluten free, we even have gluten free Yorkshire puds for the Sunday roasts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Mayfly Fullerton Road | North Stock Bridge, Winchester SO20 6AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1264 860283
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