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The Chilworth Arms

Chilworth Road, Chilworth, Southampton, SO16 7JZ +44 2382109812

((((* British
Main course: £12
Food spend: £28
Opening hours
Monday to Thursday: 11:00 - 22:00
Friday & Saturday: 11:00 - 22:30
Sunday: 12:00 - 21:00

A lovely restaurant with loads of choice and fabulous staff

Lisa 20 April 2017
from Winchester

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Boasting the picturesque Spring Copse Park as its backdrop, The Chilworth Arms is an idyllic countryside retreat, serving modern British pub food. Open fires, tweed carpets, rustic wooden tables and a copper-fronted bar ensure there are plenty of cosy spaces to enjoy a drink or a hearty meal.

With chefs given the opportunity to train at cookery schools in Spain and Italy, The Chilworth Arms menu features modern signature recipes made using the finest available ingredients. As well as creative daily-changing specials, favourites include king prawn, crab and chorizo linguine, or spit-roasted chicken with lemon & garlic confit. A kids’ menu and Sunday roasts also feature, and desserts include rich vanilla and chocolate gelato with home-baked cookies.

The result of a treasured partnership with Rothschild wine merchants, the cellar showcases many fine wines, while token real ales and premium spirits are found at The Chilworth Arms bar. Nostalgic British nibbles and eclectic sharing platters bursting with international flavours offer more laidback dining.

The Chilworth Arms is just an 8-minute drive from Chandlers Ford Rail Station.

The Chilworth Arms

Chilworth Road, Chilworth, Southampton, SO16 7JZ

Contact +44 2380766247
Reservations +44 2382109812

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Customer reviews for The Chilworth Arms

3.8 ((((* (based on 59 reviews)
86% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (40)
  • lunch (34)
  • al fresco (15)
  • business (11)
  • trendy (11)
  • value (9)
  • romantic (8)
  • large parties (7)
  • views (6)
  • afternoon tea (5)
  • luxury (5)
  • private dining (5)
  • child friendly (3)
  • breakfast (1)
  • entertainment (1)
  • ((((( 20 April 2017 by Lisa from Winchester

    A lovely restaurant with loads of choice and fabulous staff

  • ((((( 16 April 2017 by Joan Anderson from Southampton

    Food good, service good, ambience good!

  • ((((* 14 April 2017 by Joanna Spencer from Southampton

    Good food, friendly staff, nice atmosphere

  • ((*** 24 March 2017 by Peter Boys from Southampton

    Not that great for the price and not sure why this place is always so full. Waitress didn't know anything about any of the meals on the menu. The pinot noir we chose was out of stock. The one they did have was not on the wine list and she didn't have a clue how much it was.overall a pretty poor evening.

  • (((** 23 March 2017 by Susan Chamberlain from Southampton

    Good menu choice and served as requested. Food tasty though only one prawn in my prawn crab chorizo linguine ! Room very noisy as all hard furniture and flooring . Staff were polite and relatively efficient though not overly attentive as I believe they were overstretched for a busy lunch service.

  • ((((( 19 March 2017 by Matt Nineham from Southampton

    Lovely food, great atmosphere would recommend

  • ((*** 14 February 2017 by Murray Hendriksen from North Baddesley

    The servers were polite and helpful however they appeared to be over stretched because it took a long time to get served and our dirty plates were left on the table for 45 minutes.
    All the salad still had mud on it and toast with some states were burnt. Also most of the sweet potato chips were burnt.

  • (((** 17 January 2017 by Jenny Isaac from Southampton

    Sad that you changed the home cooked ham to pre formed gammon egg and chips. Told waitress we had a voucher but hadn't realised it wasn't valid for fixed price lunch as it has been previously.

  • ((((* 16 January 2017 by Kevin Tsoi from Southampton

    Roast lamb and fish and chips are great

  • ((((( 7 January 2017 by Naomi Clarke from Chandler's Ford

    Food was excellent, staff friendly, ambience felt good, love the chilworth arms!

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