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The King's Head

Main Road, Hursley, Winchester, SO21 2JW

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Main course: £10
Food spend: £25
Opening hours
Monday to Thursday: 12:00 - 21:00
Friday & Saturday: 12:00 - 21:30
Sunday: 12:00 - 20:00

Absolutely fantastic restaurant - good beer and food

Stefan Kwiatkowski 07 October 2016
from Hursley

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Part of The Good Pub Guide's Pub Group of the Year, and holder of an AA Rosette, The King's Head in Winchester is a wonderfully inviting rural hideaway. Award-winning head chef Jenny Jones showcases inventive recipes, and there are beautiful views of the surrounding Hampshire countryside.

With the pub's setting close to the New Forest, The King's Head menu boasts seasonal ingredients in its dishes, like Hampshire venison loin with fennel seed and pepper crust and parsnip puree. There are hearty meat dishes like seared pork chop with potato terrine and rhubarb black pudding, seafood like Brixham plaice with samphire grass, new potatoes and lemon and caper butter, as well as vegetarian dishes like goat’s cheese, shallot & thyme ravioli with Old Winchester shavings and basil pesto.

Delicate desserts at The King's Head Winchester include strawberry parfait with shortbread crumb, and white chocolate truffle with pineapple carpaccio, pineapple gel, and rum and raisin ice cream. There is also a full wine list, including dessert varieties.

The King's Head is a 12-minute drive from Winchester Rail Station.

The King's Head

Main Road, Hursley, Winchester, SO21 2JW

Contact +44 1962775208

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4.8 ((((( (based on 4 reviews)
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  • ((((( by from Winchester

    I'm still plotting how I'm going to work my way through the entire Gin menu! So pleased with my decision to choose The Kings Head for my celebratory meal. A perfect end to Graduation. The guinea fowl was very tasty with lovely fresh vegetables but my top marks have to go to the tarte tatin with toffee ice cream. It was so light and crispy. Delicious.

  • ((((( by from Hursley

    Absolutely fantastic restaurant - good beer and food

  • ((((( by from Winchester

    Excellent food, excellent service

  • ((((* by from Southampton

    Excellent restaurant

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