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Master Builder's Bar & Restaurant - CLOSED

Buckler's Hard, Beaulieu, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7XB, England
+44 1590 616253
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good21%
  • Average20%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible13%
15 Feb 2017
“Valentine Taster Menu ”
5 Feb 2017
Restaurant Hours
All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Buckler's Hard, Beaulieu, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7XB, England
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1 - 10 of 382 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A day out at Buckler's Hard (a shipbuilders' village dating from Nelson's time) on the Beaulieu River is not complete without lunch at the Mariners' Bar, part of the Master Builder's House Hotel. Outdoor seating (on a fine day) gives you unrivalled views of a...More

Thank Petherwin
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We had 2 very nice sandwiches served with fries, excellent think sliced bread and very nicely filled with Ham and Mustard and Cheese and Pickle. Quite pricy though at nearly £7 each. We saw a few Pizza's pass by but at £12 to £14 each...More

Thank Stewzx9r
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

The hotel was very good and the room was perfect for a family of 4. The meal in the pub was ok but nothing special. However breakfast was great, the children were delighted when we found out some pancakes could be made. We also went...More

Thank rw1111111
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We booked this restaurant for Valentines as we were staying locally for a mini break. We looked this up on the internet after reading some good reviews. The Valentines Tasting menu online looked fantastic and we thought it was good price reflecting the dishes that...More

Thank Claire W
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Pleasant atmosphere and setting, but food was disappointing. I ordered salmon, which came on a bed of saute potatoes, green beans, sprouting broccoli, olives and sun-dried tomatoes. It was VERY greasy. Bearing in mind that most people ordering salmon are probably after a healthy option...More

Thank sandyg53
Reviewed 5 September 2016

My husband and I visited Master Builder's Riverside Restaurant for Sunday Lunch. We were greeted with smiling faces and menus brought immediately. We ordered a small carafe of wine which was also brought quickly along with some water. With regard our food order our starters...More

2  Thank Highflyer874
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Had Linguine with clams. Clams were smashed, no meat to find and generally felt ripped off paying 15 quid. Actually the garlic bread was far better. My water was more expensive than friends 1/2 pint shandy!!! Take my advice dont bother, just have ice cream...More

3  Thank PaulandElena
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We have been regulars at the bar of the Master Builder for lunch over many years and have enjoyed friendly service and good food. We dropped by for lunch over the Aug bank holiday weekend to find the outside tables cordoned off. This is the...More

4  Thank Jbd36
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I have been told that this restaurant used to be superb, but we had a delicious meal and could not find fault with anything. The service was good and friendly and the wine list is extensive. It is a bit pricey, but the restaurant is...More

1  Thank Susie v
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We returned to the master builders to try the restaurant as we were disappointed on a previous visit to the bar food area. The standard of the food in the restaurant was fantastic, the service was excellent and I can highly recommend this restaurant, you...More

3  Thank HampshireMax
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 14:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Buckler's Hard, Beaulieu, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7XB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Brockenhurst  >  Beaulieu
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 616253
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