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Merry Harriers

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, European
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Hambledon Road, Hambledon, Godalming GU8 4DR, England
+44 1428 682883
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cornwall
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I highly recommended against table service and eating at this place!! Terrible customer service, long waits on food, dirty crockery and cutlery!! Staff with bad attitudes

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Thank buzz23
Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in the area checking out the local western riding centre and wanted to find somewhere for lunch, so we picked a country lane and hoped for the best, and "as if by magic" we came across the Merry Harriers. We were greeted with a friendly welcome and found a seat and our order was taken. We had the... More 

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Thank Lorne T
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for a lovely bank holiday meal out, unfortunately we went here. Food - pizzas, someone in the kitchen must have accidentally tipped ALL the Italian seasoning on them, Brie and bacon sandwich this was okay, chicken breast with dauphinoise potatoes, needs some work. Also, withj a half empty restaurant we were put next to the back the door with... More 

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1 Thank Simon H
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

On the recommendation of Alistair Sawday’s Inns and Pubs Guide 2016 (usually a reliable source of good food/hospitality), we lunched yesterday at the Merry Harriers. However, we were sorely disappointed as the food was poor, especially given the price. We ordered 4 Sunday roasts (beef and pork). The beef was gristly and tough, and while the pork was OK the... More 

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Thank oliviag51
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Great place very good atmosphere lovely people and the beer is lovely Went for friends party it's a real pub with real people just a lovely place I would visit again if I was in the area Had a lovely day

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Thank mel800
Totnes, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Dinner was booked for myself and three friends for a Friday evening. A good selection of well kept beers. We tried the Dark Star Hophead; Surrey Hills Shere Drop and Long Man Old Man. All three were excellent. Dinner was far above our expectations. For starters we had a meat platter to share and Harriers rarebit. Both were lovely. The... More 

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Thank Russ H
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Visited this pub mid week with a walking group. This is a long established unpretentious country pub. The names of previous owners spanning several centuries adorn the walls. We were made welcome and a table had been prepared for us as I had advised them in advance. I had the daily special which was a gammon steak. The portion was... More 

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3 Thank Adrian D
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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171 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We recently stopped for lunch at this old pub to try it out for the future. The staff were very welcoming and the ambience was very convivial. Liked the fact that the pub felt well lived-in and that they hadn't attempted a gastro-pub renovation. Food was all very good and freshly cooked. We will definitely be coming here again!

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2 Thank scud56
london, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Took ages to get served. We had booked for 2 30. Ate at 3 45. They were pleasant about it but it still messed up our day a bit. Having said that it's a nice pub.

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Thank A8574KImichaelb
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Not this time. Will put it down to a bad day in the kitchen. Had to wait nearly an hour for food, mostly just roasts. Roast was tough, over-cooked, dry, and only a single slice.

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Thank Sam W

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$54
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hambledon Road, Hambledon, Godalming GU8 4DR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Godalming  >  Hambledon
  • Phone Number: +44 1428 682883

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?