Local Restaurants and pubs..

The Ferryman - a 10 minute walk from the Studio, at the bottom of our hill.  Serving delicious locally sourced upmarket pub food, great wines and good local ales.


The Fleur de Lys - 20 minutes walk through the forest, situated in the village of Pilley, this ancient pub is one of the oldest in the New Forest.  Serving excellent Sunday roasts as well as a delicious evening menu.  All locally sourced produce and local ales.


The East End Arms - a lovely local pub, popular with locals, five minutes drive from the Studio in the heart of the New Forest serving local meat and great wines.


Greedo - Modern, independent brasserie in Lymington town centre serving delicious food all day using all locally sourced produce.  Great wine list.


The Bosun's Chair - a 10 minute walk from the Studio, recently renovated and great for a pint and a bite.  Opposite the railway station.


Further afield...


Verveine in Milford on Sea - a feast for fish-lovers!  Fishmonger in front, restaurant out back.  Daily fresh locally caught fish cooked to order.  Best fish restaurant in the area.


The Pig in Brockenhurst - Hip, luxury hotel with its award winning restaurant, popular with Londoners and locals alike and renowned for its locally sourced produce.  Book in advance as very popular.  Great bar and delicious cocktails.  Taxi home!


The Hut at Colwell - five minutes from Yarmouth ferry terminal on the IOW, situated on the beach overlooking Colwell Bay, The Hut is fabulous for a leisurely lunch and glass of wine watching the boats sail by. (Open from Easter weekend)