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Table service for food or drink is available inside and outside. Booking not essential, but phone 01962 771318 if you do wish to book a table.

Opening hours:
Mon-Thu: 12-2:30, 5-11
Fri-Sun: 12-11

Mon-Tue: 12-2
Wed-Sat: 12-2, 6-8:30
Sun: 12-4

Brewery (takeaway or click & collect beer):
Mon-Sat: 10-7
Sun: 12-7

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Flower Pots Inn

(also known as Flowerpots Inn)

Brandy Mount
SO24 0QQ

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Opening Times


MondayMidday - 2.30 pm
5.00 pm - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 2.30 pm
5.00 pm - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 2.30 pm
5.00 pm - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 2.30 pm
5.00 pm - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - 11.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 10.30 pm

Meal Times

12 - 2, 6 - 9 Mon - Sat
12 - 4 Sun

About the Pub

Red-brick pub, built in the early 1800s and Grade II listed.

The pub offers the full range of the adjacent Flower Pots Brewery's beers on gravity behind the two bars - take-away sales are available. The two-room public bar boasts a glass-covered well in the floor and large fireplace. The lounge bar is smaller, with two adjoining rooms, and more cosy. Children are welcome in the bars until 7pm (if well-behaved and accompanied by an adult). The pub is dog-friendly.

Good home-cooked food is available daily except Sunday evenings. Wednesday evening is Curry Night where authentic Punjabi cuisine is served, created by a visiting local Punjabi specialist.

At the rear an extension is currently being built (March 2021), which will consist of a glass walkway leading to a Hampshire style barn. Along the walkway is a second bar that opens out to the pub's garden, which has many benches that can be enjoyed in good weather.

There are many good walks nearby and the Watercress Line steam railway is three miles away.

The pub was transferred to new local owners on 6th December 2019 and now opens all day Friday to Sunday and bank holiday Mondays.

Historic Interest

Early 19th century Grade II listed. First publican was a gardener recently retired from a big house (possibly Avington), hence the name. Historic England list entry 1156212.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 6 regular beers.

  • Flower Pots Buster's Best
  • Flower Pots Cheriton Porter
  • Flower Pots Goodens Gold
  • Flower Pots IPA
  • Flower Pots Perridge Pale
  • Flower Pots Pots Bitter

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Flower Pots --varies--

Flower Pots seasonal.

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Meon Valley & Stowford Press.

  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

    Flower Pots.

  • BeerFestival Beer Festivals

    August bank holiday.

  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Garden

    Large (3.7 acres)

  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation

    Two en-suite bedrooms.

  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    Barn with bar.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Darts, shove ha'penny, cribbage.

  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • WiFi Wifi

    Fast broadband.

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Flower Pots Inn

Brandy Mount
SO24 0QQ

Sat Nav Reference

51.05105, -1.17206

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  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes

Nearby Bus Routes (300m)

Stagecoach: 67

Not Sunday. No evening service.


¾ mile N of A272 Cheriton/Beauworth crossroads

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Flower Pots Inn, Cheriton

Flower Pots Inn

Brandy Mount
SO24 0QQ

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Real Cider Available
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Beer Festivals
  • Quiet Pub
  • Additional Services
  • Disabled Access
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Accommodation
  • Function Room
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Newspapers
  • Real Fire
  • Separate Bar
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes

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