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Reopened 4th July.

"Please be reassured that we are abiding by all the regulations including a one way system, table service & sanitizer stations. Your patience is appreciated whilst we ensure everyone stays safe.
Reserve your table ... 01794 388644"

Takeaway food and drink served every Friday & Saturday from 2pm - 9pm & takeaway Sunday roasts from 1pm - 5pm Sunday. Please order in advance as orders fill up quickly. Call on 01794 388644 or message via Instagram or Facebook page.

See the John O' Gaunt's Facebook for menu and all other details.

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John O' Gaunt Inn

Horsebridge Road
SO20 6PU

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Opening Times

Monday9.30 am - 10.00 pm
Tuesday9.30 am - 10.00 pm
Wednesday9.30 am - 10.00 pm
Thursday9.30 am - 11.00 pm
Friday9.30 am - 11.00 pm
Saturday9.30 am - 11.00 pm
Sunday9.30 am - 10.00 pm

Meal Times

11 - 8.30

About the Pub

The JOG, as the pub is affectionately known, lies at the western end of Horsebridge hamlet, just off the T-junction. The pub is a square white painted brick building under a double pitched slate roof. Steps lead to a single L-shaped bar, heated in winter by a woodburner. Interesting food, including varied baguettes and unusual main courses, is available all day. The serving hours may be extended by contacting the pub beforehand. The pub welcomes families, walkers, cyclists and dogs; and provides a useful break for those on the Test Way, which passes close by (on the track of the long closed Romsey to Andover railway line). Also nearby, unsurprisingly, is the River Test. The lane from the pub to Houghton provides good views of the several braids of the river; which overall has very little public access. The braided nature of the river is the reason for the existence of a hamlet here - it was a river crossing in Roman times. The pub suffered a serious fire late on 21/05/2015 and reopened a year later. The pub is now part of a small group including the Bankes Arms Hotel in Corfe Castle.

Regular cask ales

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Changing cask ales

This pub serves 4 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Palmers --varies--
  • Ringwood --varies--
  • Wadworth --varies--

Some beers specially brewed by Barnet Brewery.

Source: Regional

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John O' Gaunt Inn, Horsebridge


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    2-3 from Purbeck Cider Company.

  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    Can be later than 9pm by prior arrangement.

  • Garden Pub Garden

    Rear patio.

  • Parking Parking

    Very small, parking off road nearby.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Events Events

    Special food events.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • LiveMusic Live Music


  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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John O' Gaunt Inn

Horsebridge Road
SO20 6PU

Sat Nav Reference

51.0721, -1.50801

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½ mile off A3057, SW of King's Somborne

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