13 restaurants where you can ‘Eat out to Help out’ in Hampshire

PUBLISHED: 11:36 11 August 2020

The Sushi Maki is making a name for itself in Basingstoke, credit The Sushi Maki

The Sushi Maki is making a name for itself in Basingstoke, credit The Sushi Maki


Get 50% off mid-week meals with the government scheme this month. Here are our favourites

From now until August 31, the government scheme, Eat Out to Help Out will provide diners with a 50% discount on food or non-alcoholic drinks (up to a maximum of £10 discount per diner) every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in participating venues across Hampshire.

As long as you dine in, you can sample some of the best food that Hampshire has to offer at a hugely discounted price. You can check your local postcode to discover the venues near you that are involved in the scheme on the government website here.

Check out our map below showing restaurants in Hampshire taking part in the government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme. The purple pins offer more detailed information with links to websites, opening times and contact details.

Here are our absolute favourites to try for a mid-week treat

The Sushi Maki, Basingstoke

As featured in our August issue, this award-winning Japanese restaurant is definitely on our list to visit mid-week. Call 01256 473375 to book

Lainston House, Sparsholt

Having just reopened on August 1, this luxury country house hotel is the perfect setting for a special mid-week meal. Call 01962 776088 to book

Cambium at Careys Manor, Brockenhurst

With a focus on regional ingredients and fresh produce, now is a great time to try this nature-inspired New Forest restaurant. Call 01590 623551 to book

Bacaro, Southampton

A super cool restaurant in Ocean Village serving up delicious Italian tapas, we love Bacaro for its mouth-watering wine list and industrial décor. Call 02380 333221 to book

Kyoto Kitchen, Winchester

Mentioned in the Michelin 2020 Guide, we love Kyoto Kitchen for its eclectic mix of modern and traditional Japanese food. Call 01962 890895 to book

Purbani, Botley

This fabulous Indian restaurant have been donating meals to keyworkers throughout lockdown, so are definitely ones to support if you’re looking for a great mid-week meal. Call 01489 783161 to book

Piecaramba, Winchester

The absolute best place for pie and mash in Hampshire. A true destination restaurant and one of our favourites. Call 01962 852182 to book

The Jetty at Southampton Harbour Hotel, Southampton

If you haven’t done so already, this month is the perfect opportunity to experience Patron Chef Alex Aitken’s fantastic cooking with a focus on fish and seafood. Call 02381 103456 to book

Burley Manor, Burley

A stunning restaurant with a Mediterranean influence deep in the heart of the New Forest...a rare find and definitely one to try. Call 01425 403522 to book

The Hut, Colwell Bay

One of our most favourite restaurants on the Isle of Wight, The Hut has fabulous sea views and can be accessed by boat! Call 01983 898637 to book

Reggina’s, Botley

This is Italian food at its finest! Expect traditional cooking and a friendly atmosphere alongside a very moreish menu. Call 01489 782068

Hotel Du Vin and Bistro, Winchester

Experience the luxury of the original (and best in our opinion) Hotel Du Vin and their newly refurbished bistro. Call 01962 896329 to book

Verveine Fishmarket Restaurant, Milford on Sea

An experimental fish restaurant, we love the imaginative dishes and creative service. Lovely for a mid-week treat. Call 01590 642176 to book

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