300 Restaurants near Winchester

We found 300 restaurants within 22 miles 22 miles of Winchester

Found on the fringes of England’s South Downs National Park, Winchester is well-known for its famous Medieval cathedral and a whole host of ancient castle ruins. Aside from its historic prowess, this market town is also great for a bite to eat. Restaurants in Winchester are a varied bunch, so rest assured that whatever you’re in the mood for, you should find it here.

For hardcore food fans, some of the celebrity names backing restaurants in this corner of Hampshire might be enough of a draw to bring you to the area. Both Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and Rick Stein have restaurants in Winchester and offer up high-end fine-dining fare which perfect for special celebrations. A word of warning though, pre-booking is keenly advised due to popularity.

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Taste of Gurkha

Town Centre, SO23 8EB
0.1 miles
The Taste of Gurkha cook the finest blend of Nepalese and Indian Cuisine. Recently refurbished, Diners can enjoy famous Nepalese Hospitality in a warm welco ... Find out more

Rick Stein Winchester

Winchester, SO23 9JX
0.2 miles
Rick Stein, Winchester brings a hint of our Cornish heritage to the heart of Hampshire. We serve fresh fish, simply cooked to Rick’s tried a ... Find out more

Chesil Rectory

Winchester, SO23 0HU
0.2 miles
What we think
" In a city rammed with historic buildings, the centuries-old, timber-framed Chesil Rectory still turns heads. It dates from 1450, lays claim to being ..." Read our full review

Bridge Street House

Winchester, SO23 0HN
0.2 miles
This stylish gastropub with rooms is a popular spot for both tourists and residents, boasting a plum location just a few minutes’ walk from the city&r ... Find out more

The Black Boy Winchester

Winchester, SO23 9NP
0.2 miles
What we think
"This seemingly ordinary, black-&-white backstreet pub is a real gem. Its warren of dark, higgledy-piggledy beamed rooms is crammed with a riot of o ..." Read our full review

The Black Rat

Winchester, SO23 0HX
0.2 miles
What we think
"“Original, delicious, friendly - and unpretentious!” exclaimed a fan of The Black Rat – a sympathetically remodelled town boozer in t ..." Read our full review

Wykeham Arms

Winchester, SO23 9PE
0.2 miles
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"Brimming with charm & character, the Wykeham ought to be on every visitor’s itinerary. Think roaring winter fires, wooden furniture – i ..." Read our full review

Mi Cocina

Winchester, SO23 9EX
0.3 miles
It all started with a dream of a girl who wanted to build her own restaurant and a guy who wanted to create his social media business agency. Our mis ... Find out more

The Old Vine

Winchester, SO23 9HA
0.3 miles
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"An attractive, understated Georgian pub set on a tiny cobbled square overlooking the cathedral green. It’s an enviable position on a sought-after ..." Read our full review

The Slug and Lettuce, Winchester

Winchester, SO23 9ES
0.3 miles
What we think
"The bold, brash Slug & Lettuce chain is the antithesis of the ‘best kept secret’ or ‘this little place I know’. It’s ..." Read our full review

The Ivy Winchester Brasserie

Winchester, SO23 9AH
0.3 miles
The Ivy Winchester, located on the high street, is superbly situated in the centre of town within close proximity to famous landmarks such as Winchester Cat ... Find out more

Kyoto Kitchen

Winchester, SO23 8AT
0.3 miles
It’s a surprise to find properly authentic Japanese cooking in the heart of one of Britain’s historic cathedral towns, but a trip to Kyoto Kitch ... Find out more

ASK Italian Winchester

Winchester, SO23 9AH
0.3 miles
The ASK Italian restaurant in Winchester is proud to call God Begot House home. Eating in this stunning Grade II listed building, believed to date back almo ... Find out more

Zizzi - Winchester

Winchester, SO23 9BL
0.3 miles
Situated on the high street, Zizzi occupies the old Jacob & Johnson building, which dates back to the 17th Century and from 1788 until 2004 was the home ... Find out more

Turtle Bay Winchester

Winchester , SO23 8BG
0.4 miles
Turtle Bay Winchester brings a healthy dose of Caribbean energy to the centre of the city, dishing out vibrant food and drinks throughout the day. Positione ... Find out more
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If you’re looking for something a little more lowkey, the pub scene – and we don’t say this lightly – is top-class in Winchester. There’s nothing more satisfying than some classic British food on a chilly day and the best pubs in Winchester offer old-school favourites and modern takes on traditional recipes that are sure to warm your cockles. Think sausage and mash in front of a roaring fire, satisfyingly large Sunday roasts in wood panelled dining rooms or even just a Scotch egg and a pint at a counter pulled up to the bar.

As with many of the UK’s most popular tourist towns, Winchester offers up cracking Italian food (because, let’s face it, this must be one of the favourite cuisines of us Brits). From pizzas at chain restaurants through to plates of homemade pastas tossed in sauces made from local ingredients, the Italian restaurants in Winchester have it all. If you’re looking for a specific type of food – Italian or otherwise – you can use our clever filters to search by cuisine. This will help narrow down the choices on offer to help you organise your next meal easily and quickly.