The Terrace Restaurant at The Montagu Arms Hotel
“Country-house dining in the heart of the New Forest” - AA Inspector
- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
The Rosette award for this establishment has been suspended due to a change of chef and reassessment will take place in due course. In a delightful New Forest setting, the ivy-clad Montagu Arms dates back to the 17th century. The Terrace Restaurant is spacious and rather splendidly decorated, with wood panelling and a country house feel of comfortable luxury, overlooking a charming sun-trap courtyard and manicured gardens. The menus champion seasonality and hyperlocal Hampshire ingredients.
Facilities – at a glance
Credit cards accepted
- Seats: 60
- Private dining available
- On-site parking available
- Wheelchair accessible
- Steps for wheelchair: 1
- Accessible toilets
- Assist dogs welcome
- Closed: Monday, Tuesday
- Wines under £30: 10
- Wines over £30: 500
- Wines by the glass: 15
- Cuisine style: Modern European
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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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