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River Cottage Canteen Winchester

Excellent food, friendly, service + great atmosphere food came quickly too! Great to see local produce on menu - true River Cottage value. R Gadsby
Wow! Delicious what more can I say. Took family for birthday celebration and it was fab! A Malcolm
Very attentive to my nut allergy - a lot better service than many other restaurants. I Cooper
Great atmosphere, left to dine and enjoy food, great service. M Hawker

Book your table

Book a table book online or call us on 01962 457747.

Opening times

  • Mon to Fri - 11am to 10.30pm
  • Sat - 10am to 10.30pm
  • Sun - 10am to 4pm

Delicious dining in a beautiful setting close to the city centre and main tourist attractions. 

Offering a menu of freshly prepared seasonal, local, organic and wild food, on an ever evolving menu, inside the stunningly converted grade II listed Abbey Mill.

The restaurant is situated in the heart of the Abbey Mill Gardens adding a hint of tranquillity to the dining experience. Whilst guests are just a short stroll away from Winchester’s bustling shops, making it the perfect place to enjoy with friends or family.

With an exciting events calendar including regular live music, meet the supplier events and River Cottage personality evenings the canteen is the perfect place for both special occasions as well as regular lunch and dinner dates. The bar area is filled with a selection of local cider & beer, seasonal cocktails, coffees, cakes and snacks and is open all day.