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The Mailmans Arms

) #19 of 34 Restaurants in Lyndhurst $$ - $$$ , British,
71 High Street, Lyndhurst, New Forest SO43 7BE, England
+44 23 8028 4196
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (7 reviews)
“gammon” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
71 High Street, Lyndhurst, New Forest SO43 7BE, England
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1 - 10 of 180 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this pub for a friend's birthday and was really impressed with the amazing service, the cool character of the building and garden, and the well looked-after beer! A must visit for anyone staying in the New Forest!

Thank RayJohnMusic
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Called in for a drink after a long cycle ride, we did think about eating but changed our minds, the menu looked good and the prices were fair. Ordered a couple of drinks and when we finished I took the glasses back to the bar...More

Thank applegate69
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Basic bar room inside - nice out in the sun to watch the world go by. The landlord was helpful and friendly and the beers were good

1  Thank JP070766
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed watching the football here in busy but friendly pub. Food was generally quite good, but thought my mixed grill might have come with some salad? Beer was nice, but to me what makes this place is the friendly staff and, indeed locals. Will visit...More

1  Thank Tim P
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We came here for for Sunday lunch with our 4 and 6 year old children. It also happened the EPL football was playing that day so the husband was very spoilt with choice of locations to watch the match at the pub. He started out...More

Thank Claire W
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

After a very very long bike ride through the beautiful new forest we needed a beer and was pleasantly surprised by the beer garden as we got to watch the football in a nice little cabin in the garden will return again!

Thank John G
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I visited with friends after work one evening. The staff were really friendly and the food really nice. It was good pub food and we all really enjoyed it. There was also a very good selection, covering most tastes I think. I would happily eat...More

Thank HappyTraveller0350
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Came here on a Sunday for the Carvery after booking online. The sittings are set at times which means no big rush. 4 different meats to choose from priced at £9 which is very good for the location. Great selection of vegetables and sauces. Only...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Staying next door had to stay over another night had eaten in hotel tried somewhere else it was ok not great tasted like a packet and left some pricing is low you get what you pay for

Thank taylortom63
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Really good restaurant quality food served in a pub that needs a little bit of tlc. Good service and selections of beers on offer. But cannot fault the amazing food.

Thank croatia2013
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Questions & Answers
Beryl R
21 October 2016|
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Response from Kevin L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they allow dogs in the pub, but not in the rear gardens, very dog friendly
Robert L
18 September 2016|
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Response from Rachel M | Reviewed this property |
Lyndhurst has a large pay and display carpark around a minutes walk from this pub, there is also free parking at boltons bench, approximately 5 mins walk away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 14
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 High Street, Lyndhurst, New Forest SO43 7BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Lyndhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8028 4196
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