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The Amberwood

) #21 of 121 Restaurants in Christchurch $$ - $$$ British, ,
154 Ringwood Road | Walkford, Christchurch BH23 5RQ, England
+44 1425 272627
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
British, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
154 Ringwood Road | Walkford, Christchurch BH23 5RQ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I booked at the Amberwood on a friends recommendation. On arrival we were seated at a tiny table next to the kitchen door, although there were many other empty tables. The door was, obviously in constant use and very distracting but I...More

1  Thank SurreyKeith
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked for dinner while on a family holiday. It takes Tastecard so had a 241 on main course. Both my wife and I had the steak and 7 yr old daughter had the chicken goujons. Both out steaks were perfect - caramelised on the outside...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here with a large family group on a Sunday evening. Food was good with a large variety for adults and kids, service was excellent (friendly and efficient) and a good selection of beers and local ales. And a welcome surprise when the bill came...More

Thank EddySch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted good food, I for one was craving vegetables and home cooked dishes. We found The Amberwood to be fairly highly rated so thought we'd give it a bash. It was the best decision. The food was wonderful, I had the Pie of the...More

Thank trewdooles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We're staying on a local caravan club site and opted to venture out for tea to celebrate my birthday (in-laws treat!). It's a lovely looking place with plenty of parking and we were welcomed warmly by both locals and staff. Drinks are priced reasonably and...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always consistent, good OK pub food. Very friendly, easy access for my disabled father in law. A good selection, curry could have been hotter, but my stroganoff was good. Service quick and speedy.

Thank SoloTravellerLondon
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is about the tenth time we have eaten here very nice large pub / restaurant took advantage of early evening deal ( 3 course meal for just under £14 with coffee ) Homemade soup, prawn cocktail for starters , I went for the cheese...More

1  Thank DaveMxxx
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Loads of specials to chose from plus the menu and really friendly service. Lots of different dishes from different places I.e. Thai, Indian, fish and good home cooked classics.

1  Thank C2310MTjuliem
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Called in again last week for a meal and well what can I say. After a mixed review last time re the service this time all stops were pulled out and everything was to perfection. Lovely waiting staff. Gave us plenty of time to make...More

1  Thank KatyK9
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Always great good quality food and service excellent. They are there to please you, very friendly & efficient. Also live groups on certain nights are fabulous.

1  Thank Barbaralouisa
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25 May 2017|
Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
I looked it up on their website - 11.30-23.00. Dining times vary, see their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 154 Ringwood Road | Walkford, Christchurch BH23 5RQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1425 272627
  • E-mail
Offering Home cooked traditional British Food, using locally sources and produced produce wherever possible. Full table service is available in our Restaurant from our Full A la Carte Menu and Specials Board. While more casual dining is available in our bar and outside, choosing from our full range of menus.
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