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The Gamekeepers

Tunworth Road, MAPLEDURWELL, RG25 2LU

When, in the mid-19th century, shoemaker Joseph Phillips tired of measuring less-than-fragrant feet, he turned his workshop and home into a pub, calling it The Queen's Head. Just beyond the village, its noteworthy internal features include low beams, flagstone floors and an indoor well. Armed with a drink, settle into a leather sofa and study the daily-changing menu with a view to choosing between, perhaps, a starter of Moroccan meatballs in cumin, paprika, onion, garlic, chilli and tomato sauce with herb linguine; or the charcuterie board of buffalo mozzarella, salami, black olive tapenade, sun-dried tomatoes and pesto. Further thought is then required for whether to choose oven-baked loin of cod with sag aloo, mange-tout, and yogurt and curry oil dressing; slow-cooked venison and Guinness hotpot with wild mushrooms; or pumpkin ravioli cooked in sage butter with rocket and parmesan. Peach and champagne sorbet, or apple crumble with cinnamon ice cream could follow.

Further information

Tel: 01256 322038
07786 998994
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Principal beers

Andwell Gold Muddler, Ruddy Darter, Resolute & King John, Fuller's London Pride

Open

All week
Mon-Fri 11-2.30 5.30-11 (Sat 11-11 Sun 11-10.30)

Closed

31 Dec, 1 Jan

Facilities

Children welcome.
Garden.
Dog friendly.
Coach parties catered.

The Gamekeepers, Mapledurwell

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M3 junct 6, A30 towards Hook. Right across dual carriageway after The Hatch pub. Pub signed

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