There are a number of top class restaurants in The New Forest. While you are here, why not treat yourselves and try one - you'll need to book, of course.
The Pig at Brockenhurst.
Lovely restaurant specialising in local produce - highly recommended if you like high quality food in a relaxed atmosphere. Your meal will be served in an authentically reproduced Victorian greenhouse dining room, complete with bare wood table tops and mismatched bone handled cutlery.
The Vetiver Restaurant at Chewton Glen
An English Original...Chewton Glen is a luxury country house hotel and spa set in 130 acres of Hampshire countryside on the edge of the New Forest National Park, and just a few minutes' walk from the sea.The Vetiver Restaurant is a 'Three Star Sustainability Champion' from the Sustainable Restaurant Association Star Ratings scheme. The highest award possible.
Hartnett Holder and Co at Limewood
Hartnett Holder & Co is a relaxed, stylish and comfortable upscale restaurant - full of character, yet unpretentious. Angela Hartnett and Limewood’s Luke Holder, with their team, create locally sourced English dishes with a respectful nod to the seasons and to Italian culinary ideologies. Expect a menu of Italian influenced forest dishes with English classics, pulling together both Chefs' much admired signature styles, which remain constant with other dishes on the menu which change daily with forest and seasonality being the driver.
Pebble Beach at Barton-on-Sea
When you walk into Pebble Beach you open the doors to a new type of dining experience. Situated on the cliff top overlooking The Isle of Wight, you will enjoy unrivaled sea views towards the Needles which, during the summer, can be enjoyed from the amazing terrace for al fresco dining.Mike Caddy, the proprietor of Pebble Beach, has brought his years of experience from top notch restaurants both in the UK and California, to create a place where fabulous food and attentive service is the priority. Mike has fulfilled his dream of running a restaurant that offers something for everyone, using the very best locally sourced ingredients. Whether you eat in the vibrant restaurant, relax in the bar or have an aperitif at the oyster counter, you will be well looked after.The kitchen, run by renowned head chef Pierre Chevillard, produces a fantastic seasonally changing menu offering a range of dishes that caters for all tastes
There are many Places of Interest in and around The New Forest and lots of Activities too.