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The Gamekeepers

Tunworth Road, Mapledurwell, Basingstoke RG25 2LU, England
+44 1256 322038
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
17:30 - 23:00All hours
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tunworth Road, Mapledurwell, Basingstoke RG25 2LU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food as always and the lady was friendly at the front of house. However she was the only person there (other than the chef) and not around when we first arrived. Making the place feel deserted. Being a Monday lunchtime we could sit where...More

1  Thank hampshirefam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location is lovely, the staff are friendly and couldn't be more helpful, the food is amazing!! All round very impressed with this restaurant and both me and my partner will be visiting again very soon. We loved the design and general feel of the...More

Thank danS743HX
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Never disappoints - expect to be wowed by fantastic local food and beer, and welcomed by lovely staff. Not cheap but worth every penny.

1  Thank NixTrix83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice location and very friendly staff. Took some colleagues from work and everybody thoroughly enjoyed it. Proper hearty food cooked to perfection and delicious. Will definitely be back. Only marked own because the menu is hard to read on blackboards with bad handwriting, and more...More

1  Thank Tom_FF_UK
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely worth visiting if in the area. I was pleasantly surprised about the quality of food, service and overall ambience. Its not cheap... but you get what you pay for. Fabulous!

1  Thank sabinna15
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is only my second time here, however, the food on each visit has been outstanding. I like the fact that there are just a few dishes to choose from and every dish is described in detail before ordering. Everyone at our table had different...More

1  Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 13 May 2017

On looking for a lunch venue in the Basingstoke area, this place racked up #2 on Tripadvisor, so I booked a table with confidence. It's a pub in a fine setting and really tucked away in the countryside. We received a really friendly welcome which...More

2  Thank MarkElliott68
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We use the Gamekeepers for some special family celebrations as it has a brilliant balance of a relaxed welcoming atmosphere but with top quality food. Phil, the owner takes the food orders and explains the menu and will accommodated any changes that were asked for...More

3  Thank 33MAL
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We head here fairly regularly for dinner as the food is great quality, the wine menu is varied and the atmosphere is good. The staff are helpful and attentive yet not overbearing. Food choices are smaller than other pubs but reflects the use of local,...More

3  Thank Lucy C
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I and my fellow colleagues had a memorable evening - tasty dishes with an innovative mix of local and world food, great drinks both on the beer and wine side, caring staff, and great atmosphere - busy but not too loud - which allowed lively...More

2  Thank Olivier F
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hazel C
May I bring my small dog?
13 April 2017|
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Response from philip c | Property representative |
We are very dog friendly in the bar area where we can serve all our menu's
Hi we are staying in Stirling house on Winchester road just wondering how far from there this is please
19 July 2016|
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Response from philip c | Property representative |
Hi, we are about 10 minutes by car
Are GF items clearly marked on the menu and is there a good choice?
19 February 2016|
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Response from philip c | Property representative |
Yes, we cook all our meals to order so they can all be gluten free!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$70
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tunworth Road, Mapledurwell, Basingstoke RG25 2LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Basingstoke  >  Mapledurwell
  • Phone Number: +44 1256 322038
  • E-mail
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