The Huntsman of Brockenhurst

(40 Reviews)
Lyndhurst Road,, Brockenhurst, South East England, SO42 7RH
British
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Average

Main course: £10
Food spend: £25

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday: 12:00 - 22:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 21:30.

Restaurant description

A high-end pub set in a 13th century cottage, The Huntsman of Brockenhurst pairs hearty meals with cosy interiors to make for a quintessentially British dining experience. Enjoy crafted drinks, handpicked wines and classic meals with an elegant twist in this boutique-inspired space.

Dine in the picturesque restaurant or on the large patio, and enjoy classic dishes and woodfired pizzas made in the traditional, open pizza oven. The Josper charcoal oven provides high-quality smokey cuts of steak, that has been matured for 28 days. Signature dishes on the Huntsman’s menu include bacon & cheese burger with maple bacon, and Josper grilled sea bass with truffle mash.

Brockenhurst’s wine list is extensive and handpicked wines are expertly paired with your meal by the knowledgeable staff. Craft cocktails are made with boutique spirits and guest ales are rotated among a wide range of international beers.

The Huntsman of Brockenhurst Pub is situated in New Forest National Park, 5 minutes walk from Brockenhurst Station.

Dishes displayed on a la carte menus are representative of the type of food available at the restaurant.

Customer reviews for The Huntsman of Brockenhurst
4.2
(based on 40 reviews)

88%
of diners recommend this restaurant

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  • Ambience
  • Service
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  • Location

Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (2)
  • al fresco (5)
  • breakfast (3)
  • business (2)
  • child friendly (8)
  • dinner (24)
  • entertainment (2)
  • large parties (4)
  • lunch (14)
  • luxury (3)
  • private dining (4)
  • romantic (9)
  • trendy (7)
  • value (9)
  • views (3)
  • By Philip Andrew D from BROCKENHURST
    5 July 2020

    Obviously the main concern would be about COVID safety. We felt perfectly safe and pleased to see all the precautions working well. The pizzas were up to their old standard excellent spicy prawn and a pint of yachtsman. The perfect way to end the lockdown on a sunny Sunday.

  • By Sheila O from New Forest
    29 February 2020

    Had fantastic food and a fantastic waiter really enjoyed the evening will return soon

  • By Bernadette R from Framfield
    22 February 2020

    Lovely restaurant, great atmosphere, amazing food. We had grilled sea bream on a bed of brown crab risotto, followed by a cheese sharing platter. looking at other peoples meals, they looked delicious too! Fresh pizzas were being served, also steaks and pies. Would definitely go again when visiting the New Forest again.

  • By Nathan I I from Bournemouth
    21 February 2020

    This is the second visit to the huntsman and I doubt i will be returning in the future, initially we had an issue with our booking until I showed proof of email, then once seated we were sat on a small two people table, which was almost touching the others either side of us, might as well had been dining with 6 strangers, once the food came i personally thought it was bang average for a lot of money, wouldn't recommend .

  • By Beverley H from Lymington
    21 February 2020

    On arrival told table not ready but when shown to table it had been ready !? Friendly staff but too long a wait between starters and main meal spoilt our experience, 4 of the 5 meals came out together but were not overly hot, then the pizza came about 5 minutes later!? Drinks took a long time to be brought to table

  • By Paul S from Chichester
    21 February 2020

    A really great meal that was as enjoyable as it was reasonable

  • By Sarah S from Wimborne Minster
    21 February 2020

    I decided to choose the Hunstman to take my sister and her husband (visiting from Kent) after a wonderful lunch here previously. Unfortunately a Friday night dinner was not quite the same. It was hectic and you could tell in the atmosphere from the staff, drinks came out wrong, I ordered a second glass still waiting for our food and it took half an hour to receive, food order came out wrong and to make it better we waited over an hour before our mains even came out (3 medium rare fillets and fish and chips) We hadn’t even had a starter! We decided to skip dessert so we could get home before midnight.

  • By Darren U from Clacton-on-Sea
    17 February 2020

    The atmosphere is great, the service and staff are very pleasant and polite. The food was absolutely divine. We arrived 1/2 he early and it wasn’t a problem really enjoyed out experience and can’t wait to go back.

  • By Heather H from Southampton
    16 February 2020

    Had the vegetarian sunday lunch which was excellent. Shared the apple crumble for dessert - very good, not too sweet - had the cream and custard on the side. Service excellent. Would like to try dinner next time - have only been for sunday lunch.

  • By Marcel V from Brockenhurst
    11 February 2020

    Very good

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The Huntsman of Brockenhurst
Lyndhurst Road,, Brockenhurst, South East England, SO42 7RH