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Eating Out

Please find Forest Gate Lodge’s recommended list of Restaurants, Pubs and Takeaways located around Lyndhurst in the New Forest.

Pubs and Restaurants

The Happy Cheese

A short skip and a jump from our home, this establishment serves traditional home cooked food is served throughout the day. Children’s menu available. Excellent selection of cask ales and fine wines.

198 Lyndhurst Road, Ashurst

Tel: 02380 292885

Siam Thai Lounge - Eating Out in new forest from Forest Gate Lodge Bed and Breakfast New ForestThe Siam Thai Lounge

A new Thai restaurant that has quickly established itself as one of the best places to eat in the New Forest, and comes highly recommended. Just check out the reviews on Trip Advisor to see why! Serving excellent authentic freshly cooked Thai cuisine and wonderful service. A Takeaway service is also available.

24 High Street Lyndhurst

Tel:02380 283 061


The Imperial China

One of the best and well established places to eat not only in Lyndhurst/Ashurst but across the entire region. It has a dedicated following with locals and visitors alike, with many local people travelling as far afield as Southampton to eat. Gary Kwok the owner will always offer you a very warm welcome and his team outstandingChinese cuisine. A Takeaway service is available.

18 High Street, Lyndhurst

Tel: 023 8028 3398


Asha Indian and Bangladeshi Cuisine

Within easy walking distance of your Ashurst home this wonderful and friendly Indian restaurant is owned and run by one of the most respected and well liked families in the Area. The food and service is always of the highest order.  A Takeaway service is available.

179 Lyndhurst Road, Ashurst

Tel:02380 292885


The New Forest Hotel

A traditional country pub, known it’s popular Sunday lunches and Carvery.

Lyndhurst Road, Ashurst

Tel: 02380 292721

The New Forest Inn

Newly reopened family pub with a delicious extensive menu. Highly recommended!

Lyndhurst Road, Ashurst

Tel: 02380 293071

The Herb Pot Bistro

Small, intimate restaurant serving fresh seasonal food in a relaxed and friendly environment.

Lyndhurst Road, Ashurst

Tel: 02380 293996



Jumbo House

Chinese Takeaway

165 Lyndhurst Road, Ashurst

Tel: 02380 292862

The Little Friar

Fish and Chips

171 Lyndhurst Road, Ashurst

Tel: 02380 292002