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The Trusty Servant

$$ - $$$British, ,
Minstead, Lyndhurst, New Forest SO43 7FY, England
+44 23 8081 2137
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (32 reviews)
“pies” (9 reviews)
Closes in 28 min
All hours
British, Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Minstead, Lyndhurst, New Forest SO43 7FY, England
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1 - 10 of 639 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very accommodating, we called about an hour before en route back from Bournemouth for a party of 22! Food was excellent, sensibly priced £20-25/head with main, desert and drinks and friendly service. One of best Vegi pies I've ever had....... Will certainly be stopping again...More

Thank MrMagoos
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We found this dog friendly pub on trip advisor. The staff were very helpful and we sat in front of the fire with our 2 dogs for 3 hours. We enjoyed a sharing platter and a pudding. The food was good . We did have...More

Thank Jehk
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely pub, very nice atmosphere and absolutely delicious food. Very friendly staff. Highly recommended

Thank jrl55
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely wonderful! The service was good and the food was full of flavour. A wonderful birthday meal.

Thank Kahren Q
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Annoying the menu they have on their website isn't actually the pub menu, we chose to eat here over other places in the area because of it. Disappointing start. However, after waiting half an hour for our meal to be served we were delighted with...More

Thank JessicaTodd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Firstly, my only hesitation in writing this review is that I will be alerting a lot of people to this great pub and accommodation that is really a hidden gem! The bedrooms are beautiful: red brick walls,oak flooring, great size, and comfortable beds. Plenty of...More

1  Thank Cat C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been here multiple times before with my family and have always had very good food, so decided to suggest here for my friends meal the weekend before Christmas. The food and service were absolutely superb. 3 of us had the prawn cocktail for starts...More

1  Thank LizzieB439
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took my wife here for dinner as we were in the area and can definitely say we weren't disappointed! Food was amazing and really filling and we weren't ignored by any staff members. Will be returning in the future!

1  Thank mattyoldham44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal out for our anniversary. Food was exceptional, portions were so filling and staff were really helpful and friendly! Will without doubt return to this little hidden gem! Thank you *****

1  Thank Rosie O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely pub, very nice food good choice, great service always. Eaten in this pub lots and food and service always great, lovely Sunday roasts, nice atmosphere and takes dogs.

Thank Lilygracep
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Questions & Answers
20 July 2015|
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Response from JTrust | Property representative |
Hello, The Trusty Servant is in the centre of Minstead Village, the village however does consist of just the pub, the village shop, the village green and the church so nothing major going on, it is however in a beautiful... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Minstead, Lyndhurst, New Forest SO43 7FY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Lyndhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8081 2137
  • E-mail
The Trusty servant, is a traditional New Forest Pub with Real Food, Real Ale and Real Atmosphere! Dogs and children welcome. Now with 5 amazing bed and breakfast rooms!!
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