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Welcome to The Plough Inn, Longparish.

Welcome to The Plough Inn, Longparish, situated in the picturesque Test Valley, close to the A303 and a short drive from Winchester, Basingstoke and Newbury. The internationally renowned River Test is close by and the Test Way footpath passes through the car park.

The Plough Inn (the origins of which date back to 1721) is a traditional country pub with a contemporary feel, the warm, welcoming surroundings, log burning fires and cosy snug retain the original character and charm. It is our aim to make guests feel welcome and comfortable whether for a quick drink or meeting with friends and family for lunch or dinner.  Children are welcome and specially catered for

James Durrant and family took up residence at the Plough in April 2012, since which time the endeavours and hard work of James and his team have been recognised through a succession of prestigious awards, read more on our News and Events Page.

Recent notable news includes:

July 2015 - James’ Kitchen Table  - Cookery School and Chef’s Table Opens

May 2015 – James appointed Hampshire Food Ambassador

January 2015 - Plough Inn Ranked No. 4 in Top 50 UK Gastro Pub Awards and more.

June 2014 - James selected as winning main course chef on “Great British Menu”, on BBC2 Programme.

We are open every day except Monday; food is served:

Lunch: Tue - Sat: 12.00 - 2.30pm    |    Sunday: 12.00 – 3.30pm
Dinner: Tue - Sat: 6.00pm - 9.30pm
Drinks: Tue - Sat: 12.00 - 11.00pm | Sunday: 12.00 – 5.00pm

We are available for private functions and dinners, please call for details.