The Fur & Feathers
“Bag a table in the garden when the weather allows” - AA Inspector
Purpose-built in 1850 for local farm workers, this high-ceilinged Victorian pub is light and airy, with wood-burning stoves at each end of the bar. Four ales are rotated, and you’ll find modern British cooking and local ingredients on the menu. Start with Alresford watercress soup or the baked Tunworth cheese sharing platter; and move on to pan-fried hake with roasted vine tomatoes and truffle mash, or Gressingham duck breast with orange and rhubarb sauce, Savoy cabbage and dauphinoise potatoes.
- Children welcome
- Children's portions
- Free Wifi
- Main course from: £1
- Closed: 1
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About The area
Hampshire’s varied landscape of hills and heaths, downlands and forests, valleys and coast is without rival in southern England. Combine these varied landscapes and terrains with secluded and idyllic villages, complete with thatched and timber-framed cottages and Norman churches, elegant Georgian market towns, historic ports and cities, restored canals and ancient abbeys, forts and castles, and you have a county that is paradise for lovers of the great outdoors.
If you’re a walker, stride out across the high, rolling, chalk downland of the north Hampshire ‘highlands’ with far-reaching views, walk through steep, beech-clad ‘hangers’ close to the Sussex border. Or perhaps take a gentler stroll and meander along peaceful paths through unspoilt river valleys, etched by the sparkling trout streams of the Test, Itchen, Avon and Meon. Alternatively, wander across lonely salt marshes and beside fascinating coastal inlets or, perhaps, explore the beautiful medieval forest and heathland of the New Forest, the jewel in Hampshire’s crown.
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