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Elm Tree Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Hightown Road | Hightown, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 3DY, England
+44 1425 472516
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (13 reviews)
“rack of ribs” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hightown Road | Hightown, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 3DY, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very disappointed, nobody to welcome you when you arrived which should have been a drink on trays, food very poor only buttered on 1 side sparse filling with the cheapest Swiss roll cake they could have found. No sherry No Ginger Ale .. appalling.

Thank AmandaExpertReviewer
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had an excellent carvery on Sunday. Fresh smaller joints not the usual laege joints that have been under the heat lamps for hours and dried up. The vegetables were also super. The hospitality was fantastic, welcoming, attentive staff, an overall most enjoyable Sunday roast...More

Thank carol1957_13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been to this pub a few times in the past, meals were quite good as was the service. Ate lunch here last week, ordered Scampi & chips for my wife and I, when the meal came I was disappointed in the quantity of food, a...More

Thank wearyguest
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly pub and the food was very well presented and tasted great. The staff are always pleasant and helpful

Thank MydogBarney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fairly local to our home, we had never eaten here until today. Could not fault it. Generous portions and well cooked. Service was excellent. Will certainly come again.

Thank SaintDavid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent beer garden! Good beers on tap and friendly staff! Having just moved round the corner the pub was our first trip out once settled and we weren’t disappointed with the beer garden or selection of drinks. Good food menu but can’t really comment. The...More

Thank Dackster22
Reviewed July 8, 2018

I used to really like this pub then there was a period when it drastically went down hill. However, on a recent visit it appears to be under new management and there really has been a sea change. The staff are very welcoming, our waitress...More

Thank _racheltt8
Reviewed July 6, 2018

We visited the Elm Tree at Ringwood not realising it had changed hands again. The menu seemed the same so we settled for what we remembered was our favourite the steak and ale pie. When it arrived we found it to be smaller portions than...More

Thank john d
Reviewed July 2, 2018

We went here for fathers day, we arrived at 5.30 to a group of old men blasting out unrecognisable songs inside the pub which went on until 6, I am all for live music but not in such confined quarters right next to where I...More

Thank yeahitsme9
Reviewed June 28, 2018

My partner's lasagne was apparently very good and they did swap chips for sweet potato so well done on that score. My sausage, mash and peas however were not so bright, especially the hard peas. The mash too seemed to be microwaved.How difficult is it...More

Thank 936hungry
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Patricia H
August 14, 2018|
Response from budd125 | Property representative |
Hi we are dog friendly in the bar area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hightown Road | Hightown, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 3DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Ringwood
  • Phone Number: +44 1425 472516
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