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The Chestnut Horse

) #31 of 157 Restaurants in Winchester $$ - $$$ , British,
Easton Lane, Winchester SO21 1EG, England
+44 1962 779257
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
18:00 - 21:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Easton Lane, Winchester SO21 1EG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Having visited many times previously and enjoyed good quality food, my visit with a friend last evening was somewhat unfortunate. I ordered the Tuna Salad Nicoise as a main course and the tuna itself was cooked perfectly although consisted of three small pieces. However, the...More

Thank Lynda D
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have been to The Chestnut Horse many times and really enjoyed it. However I don't know what has changed but the food was not as good and very overpriced. I had a Caesar Salad. it was £14.00 at Lunch time! The salad consisted of...More

Thank Hyde138
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch there sitting in the garden, the beer was very good, the food equally so. Staff very helpful with service to the garden. Lots of parking and very peaceful. A geat gem to have found.

Thank chasgo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited last night with three friends. This place has a lovely atmosphere and a cosy setting. My own food was actually really good, I had a steak and imploding chocolate pudding. I think what spoilt things was the slowness of the service, I was absolutely...More

Thank MimE6715
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Each year we return here for a circular dog walk by the River Itchen and hopefully a nice lunch to go with it. This year things are just as good if not better and the service remains first class with friendly staff, very helpful. Although...More

Thank Graham P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with a friend to the Chestnut Horse which has recently been taken over by a new management team. We received a warm welcome and were well looked after throughout our meal which we had in the pleasant garden area. The food was fine and...More

Thank graham s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were recommended this village pub and was not disappointed. Located in quiet village setting. We chose the Sunday roast which was an enjoyable meal. Good old fashioned Yorkshire puddings accompanied by a choice of vegetables. Relaxed atmosphere attended by polite attentive staff. Parking was...More

Thank lovetotravel12092010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Travelled from South West London to meet with friends so had pre-booked table for lunch to avoid disappointment. Great outdoor area with plenty of sun shades; great choice on special lunch and a la carte menus. As we needed to catch up on news, we...More

Thank ErnestLondon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Travelled from Bournemouth to meet friends for lunch on a sunny weekday, so sat outside in the garden area. Food and service was excellent. Not been there before and a most enjoyable lunch.

Thank Frances1997
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having visited this restaurant many times over the last 5 years and never been disappointed, my mother booked a table for our family on Saturday night for a special birthday celebration. However, on entering the restaurant I was surprised how empty it was for a...More

Thank alison19491
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 38
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Easton Lane, Winchester SO21 1EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1962 779257
  • E-mail
Set in the heart of the Itchen Valley, The Chestnut Horse is a hidden gem.A traditional 16th Century English pub serving local, fresh produce, hand picked fine wines and award winning beer with friendly, attentive yet not obtrusive service.The Chestnut Horse can cater for all occasions an intimate meal to wedding celebrations!!Well behaved children and dogs are more than with plenty of treats for our two and four legged friends!!
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