The Rose and Thistle a beautiful 16th Century thatched pub is nestled in the picture postcard village of Rockbourne on the outskirts of the New Forest.  Outside is a lovely  cottage garden to while away sunny days and watch the world go by.  Inside is the perfect place to spend any time of year with the traditional interior of beamed ceilings, carved wooden benches and cosy log fires in the winter.

Opening hours

Monday to Friday 11-11.00

Saturday 11-11

Sunday 12 – 10

Food served

Monday – Saturday 12-2.30 and 7-9.30

Sunday 12-2.30

Snacks and cream tea available 2.30 – 6