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Fishermans Haunt

Salisbury Road | Winkton, Christchurch BH23 7AS, England
+44 1202 477283
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (9 reviews)
“beef burger” (3 reviews)
“pudding” (9 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Salisbury Road | Winkton, Christchurch BH23 7AS, England
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1 - 10 of 261 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked several rooms for family members attending a wedding at the nearby Sopley mill, just a couple of minutes by car. Friendly staff, great lunch, allowed early access to our rooms which were comfortable with all you need! Very good breakfast with nice choice...More

Thank John L
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear John L, Thank you for your review, it is such a lovely location, especially for the Sopley Mill weddings. The housekeeping team work so well together and to be able to allow early access is something we try to give, it makes the customers...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We come here all the time, for the best Sunday roast in the area or a drink at the bar. Jack is our regular at the bar, always with a smile on his face and knows us by name. Ben comes to our table when...More

Thank Lauryn W
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lauryn W, Thank you for your lovely comments, it has been wonderful to see the team grow in confidence and warmth since I have taken over and as they are cared for this then gets passed onto the customers as the team enjoy their...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very nice 2 course meal here, the food was a little expensive for what it was and the portions weren't large, however it was quite tastey. Our drinks order was taken quite quickley and they arrived soon after, the food arrived quite...More

Thank Faye S
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Faye S, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit. I apologise for the wait on food, we do aim to get all main courses out within 20 minutes, but some dishes do take longer as everything is cooked to order....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment you step inside you couldnt ask for better service. Food was very good and home made tarter sauce was tasty as you like.landlord was excellent host great start to holiday

Thank Michelle G
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Michelle G, Thank you for your lovely comments, I hope that you enjoyed the rest of your holiday and am so pleased that we could give you the start you deserved. Warmest regards Annette General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here one night. We brought our French bulldog, he loved the place too as the water bowl and tasty treats were waiting him in the room. The Room was nice and clean include the bathroom. The antique telephone in the room was brilliant....More

Thank Jozef L
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jozef L, Thank you for your lovely comments. Warmest regards Annette General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, great beer, food is reasonable too, highly recommended to anyone who wants to drop by or make a night of it with friends and family. All I say is don't do there Monday night quiz it's sooooo boringMore

Thank Mark A
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mark A, Thank you for your lovely review, I shall pass on your comments reference the quiz to our local quiz master. It was the first one we have done since I took over, as he was here previously so all feedback is welcome....More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

I came here with friends to celebrate a birthday and really enjoyed the atmosphere in the pub. I have not been for a few years and having heard there was new management, we though we would come back again. The staff, especially Annette, Chloe and...More

Thank Girl252016
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Dear Girl252016, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to us, so lovely to see such wonderful comments. I shall pass this onto my team. We hope to welcome you back very soon. Warmest regards Annette General Manager

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I disagree whole heartedly with a few reports. there is a new menu only days old which provides variety and choice. staff as always are polite and service was great. after the refurbishment which I in my opinion brings it up to the current era...More

Thank k80harry
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Dear k80harry, Thank you for your review, it was lovely to meet you and shall indeed pass your comments onto the team. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Warmest regards Annette General Manager

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I visited the Fishermans Haunt yesterday for the first time in a while with my husband and 2 children. The refurb is very impressive and the staff seemed all very friendly. As it was a beautiful day we were able to appreciate the beautiful location...More

Thank lil1977
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Dear lil1977, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit, it is always a pleasure when the kids are happy, mine is 5 too and is so fussy. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Warmest regards Annette...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

We have been going to the Fishermans for many many years and have seen many changes. It was a very busy busy pub with a great atmosphere back in the day and I wish for those days to return but not sadly on the evidence...More

Thank afcb-rossco
Annette P, General Manager at Fishermans Haunt, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Dear afcb-rossco, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your visit, I have heard from my team that you wished to speak to me, sadly this was on my night off, with my family, something that I am sure you are not...More

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Karen R
2 November 2015|
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Response from lilylou3 |
Hi Karen, we live down the road and take our two dogs inside always ,ade welcome and biscuit treats in a bowl by the door.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Salisbury Road | Winkton, Christchurch BH23 7AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 477283
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Description
Historic hospitality meets modern creature comforts at The Fisherman’s Haunt, a beautiful pub near Christchurch. Recently refurbished to a supreme standard, its farmhouse feel, fine fare and stylish bedrooms offer a special place to dine, drink and stay in the Dorset countryside.
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