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Hare and Hounds

Downend Road | Newport, Isle of Wight, Arreton PO30 2NU, England
+44 1983 523446
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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“curry” (10 reviews)
“lamb shank” (7 reviews)
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Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Downend Road | Newport, Isle of Wight, Arreton PO30 2NU, England
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Reviewed today

This pub has changed hands a lot of times, over the years, and is situated next to Robin Hill. Attractive pub with a large car park. It has a big garden and a good kids play area. The staff are friendly, the service time wasn't...More

Thank Ricalind
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited for a late lunch. Notice at roadside advertising meals from £4.99, we were pleased to find that 2 meals were priced at from £4.99 with many other meals where available at a little extra. A full menu was also available. Not the quickest of...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First impression looks very inviting, drinks very expensive, over an hour wait for food, will not be returning.

Thank davey_ansell
Reviewed 4 days ago

We called in early evening to eat as on way back to Bembridge. Not busy at 5.45pm ordered off value menu . starter arrived 15 minutes after ordering which was delicious and a very good portion size . Then unfortunately waited 50 minutes for main...More

Thank BevJ59
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

lunchtime and only one beer on tap. Really?? I don't think so, didn't stay. Pubs are losing their identity.

Thank Tr3nity
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to The Hare and Hounds whilst on holiday in the Isle of Wight and we were so dissapointed. The restaurant was not busy when we got there, but we ordered a drink first and browsed the menu. I went to the bar to...More

Thank Mandy S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were warned that there would be a 45 minute delay and they were about right - in the meantime, however, we were twice offered other people's food due to a mix up in nicely cooked such as the rosemary chips and nuggets, some was...More

Thank smilingbluesky
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely lunch while touring the Isle of Wight .Lovely atmosphere and outside dining. Great friendly service. Would recommend to anyone always eat at the Hare and Hounds while on holiday to the Isle of Wight.

Thank s_williams565
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch here with friends. A limited menu but some good dishes and not expensive. Our food was ok though service somewhat slow. But if you are not in too much of a hurry that is not a problem! Two people had desserts which were...More

Thank lauraSouth
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having visited this pub many times before over the years the food has always been great, However we decide to pop in again for a late lunch as we were passing, and was met with the bar staff saying half an hour wait which was...More

Thank SunnyLouise
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12 July 2016|
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Response from Janet H | Reviewed this property |
Just to let you know The Hare & Hounds has a quiz the last Friday of every month , it gets quite busy so may be advisable to book a table 01983 523446
Maureen P
18 July 2015|
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Response from BrianNostalgia | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we live nearly 200 miles away and just called in as we were visiting friends in the area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Downend Road | Newport, Isle of Wight, Arreton PO30 2NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Arreton
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 523446
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Child and dog friendly thatched pub in the heart of the Isle Of Wight. Inside & outside seating with a play area to the rear.
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