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The Snakecatcher

Lyndhurst Road, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7RL, England
+44 1590 622348
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (92 reviews)
“burgers” (49 reviews)
“surf and turf” (16 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lyndhurst Road, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7RL, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Service very good attentive staff Toilets very clean and tidy Although extremely busy we received excellent service Went for the specials fabulous Goats cheese & pigeon starters 1st class Chips hot crispy and wonderful steak cooked as requested A must but book

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Reviewed yesterday

Visited Snakecatcher on 19th October. Looked nice from the outside. When our main courses arrived, the chips were hard in the middle. I accept that things go wrong in the kitchen and the staff readily brought me a fresh portion. That was all I expected....More

Thank Ronnie S
Reviewed yesterday

There are three pubs in Brockenhurst but the other two are really restaurants that happen to serve beer. This is a proper old fashioned pub and all the better for it. No airs and graces, just a nice cosy atmosphere, good local beers on tap,...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

On the plus side, the venison bangers and gravy were very nice, as was the 49er beer. Too many negatives, however: the pastry on the homemade pie was a fluffy add on (surely everyone prefers proper shortcrust pastry, top and bottom, so don't ruin your...More

Thank BermudaTriangle
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Popped in on a whim as were just driving past, and decided to have lunch. The Cajun chicken burger was delicious, just spot on, and massive chips! Had a good selection of drinks at good value, and really enjoyed the pool table and use of...More

Thank Sadie W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived approximately 2pm which is a little late I guess and we were dissapointed that twher were no roast meals available. Feeling very hungry we decide to stay and choose something else. We both had burgers, I had the mushroom which was good, homemade...More

Thank Annewilltravel
Reviewed 3 days ago

Six of us booked a table for a Saturday evening, I ordered a chicken grill meal with chips but was dismayed to be given a meal with pale uncooked chips. It was a very simple meal and should have been obvious that the chips were...More

Thank beverley j
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were staying in Brockenhurst for a couple of nights and decided on The Snakecatcher. Hot Rocks to cook your steak on at your table!! That would be different than the norm so we booked up. We arrived and were taken to our table passed...More

Thank Malcolm B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an afternoon meal which was very good, good sized portions and well presented. The beer was very good as well.

1  Thank Bob C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place just stank of fish the night we came so we couldnt eat there. It's very bright and doesnt feel like a village pub at all. Couple of decent Ringwood beers though and nice seating area outside if you dont mind traffic going by.

Thank LondonFet
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Questions & Answers
15 March 2017|
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Response from Snakecatcher | Property representative |
No, we stop serving food by 9 pm the latest.
22 August 2016|
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Response from Snakecatcher | Property representative |
Hi, yes dogs are always welcome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lyndhurst Road, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7RL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Brockenhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 622348
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