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This pub is in Lockdown 3 and therefore closed for normal business. However, a pizza and pasta takeaway service is operating from 4:00pm to 9:30pm daily.

Order by messaging on WhatsApp or text 07956 458164 stating your name and contact number and the pub will call you back to book your order in.

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(formerly Rising Sun)

Botley Road
Horton Heath
SO50 7AP

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - 11.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

12 - 10

About the Pub

The pub is located in a dip between two villages, known as Lapstone Bottom. The building was originally two cottages built circa 1740 and has been a hostelry for over 100 years. After being taken over by locals, the pub remained closed for over 3 years during which time it underwent a major refurbishment (increasing its size many fold), to finally reopen its doors in December 2020 (under Tier 2 Covid restrictions).

A spacious open plan pub with stylish modern decor and photos of the pub over the years on the walls. On entry you are greeted by a wide bar and some casual seating in front of a wood burner. The pub then extends to a rear eating area with a large open kitchen serving sumptuous pizzas. Beyond this is more seating outside under a big awning.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

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Lapstone, Horton Heath


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Botley Road
Horton Heath
SO50 7AP

Sat Nav Reference

50.95556, -1.29454


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