Restaurants

Top Choice Modern British in Winchester

Black Rat

The aromas are irresistible, the food frankly fabulous, the cooking highly technical and the ingredients dare to surprise – expect lamb neck to be joined by beer-and-onion purée, black pudding by scallops, and charr…
British in Winchester

River Cottage Canteen

The setting is pretty idyllic – beside a rushing river in an imaginatively converted Georgian mill. And the food is memorable too: plump for vegetable or meat sharing platters, sole with seaweed butter, or a spicy w…
British in Winchester

Chesil Rectory

It's almost as if they created a checklist for a great date: hushed tones, flickering candles, dark beams. They get the food right too, from lighter offerings such as white onion risotto, to sticky, glossy beef ribs…
Pub Food in Winchester

Old Vine

Ask for table with a view of Winchester's captivating Cathedral Green, soak up the mellow, old-inn atmosphere, then choose between comfort food (beef, mushroom and ale pie) and fancier fare: perhaps a melting lamb s…