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At a glance

Bar menu
Open all year
Dog friendly

David and Christiane Butler have run their 17th-century coaching inn in this pretty South Downs village since 1985. Popular with walkers, cyclists and, let’s face it, anyone looking for good food and drink, its unspoiled Victorian bar, with two open fires, is widely known for championing local microbreweries like Ballards. The oldest part of the pub, with many exposed beams, is the restaurant, where you’ll find dishes such as chicken, mushroom and tarragon pie; avocado and spinach bake; lamb rump with dauphinoise potatoes; steak and kidney pie; crackling pork belly, and local game choices in season.

Opening hours

  • Open all year
  • Days closed: Mon
  • Opening times: Tue-Sun 11.30-3 6-11
  • Lunch opening: Tue-Sun 12-2
  • Dinner opening: Tue-Sun 7-9

Food and drink

  • Real ales: Ballards Best Bitter, Bowmans, guest ales
  • Real ciders: Thatchers

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coach parties welcome, notice required


  • Children welcome
  • Children's portions


  • Dog friendly
  • Allowed in bar

Getting here

On B2146, S of Petersfield. In village centre

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