Finalists once again at the Food Awards England

19 Sep 2018

Chef patron Gordon Stott has once again reached the finals of the Pub of the Year at the Food Awards England 2018. Gordon’s first pub The Sun Inn was the winner of Pub of the Year England and Pub of the Year South East in 2016, adding to his long list of award wins. The … Read more


Winchester Distillery Gin & Food Pairing Evening

14 Sep 2018

Winchester Distillery Gin & Food Pairing Evening Thursday 4th, October at 7pm Join us for a special evening of local gin and seasonal food at The Purefoy Arms. Enjoy a delicious 5-course menu by award-winning chef patron Gordon Stott each paired with a drink made using locally distilled Gin from the Winchester Distillery. Mark, from … Read more


The Olive Magazine’s visit to The Purefoy Arms

06 Sep 2018

Lovely review in The Olive Magazine in the September edition. …”lamb loin is pink and perfect, while a quick palate cleanser of strawberry and sour lemon sorbet with crumble, slips down like a breath of fresh air…It’s hard not to like this pub and its unpretentious, lovely staff. Stott has the right idea – he … Read more

Daily Telegraph Restaurant Review

In the Press: Daily Telegraph Restaurant Review

22 Aug 2018

‘A pub that takes food seriously, while still managing to be unpretentious, relaxed and friendly’ Read the full review by Michael Deacon in the Daily Telegraph Magazine from 28th July 2018.   Or  visit: Try The Purefoy Arms for yourself. See what’s on the MENU Book a table on 01256 389514.


Spreading the word “We are open under award winning chef Gordon Stott”

04 Jul 2018

We have been open just over a month and we are very pleased with customer feedback and how everything is going so far. We have been lucky enough to feature in some great national and local press. We thought we would share a few clippings with you!


Raise a Glass to Summer & Win a Pimm’s Hamper

12 Jun 2018

To celebrate the opening of The Purefoy Arms this summer, Gordon and the team are giving away a Pimm’s Hamper with all the trimmings! The prize includes a bottle of Pimm’s No.1, a Pimm’s jug, Pimm’s stirrers, lemon, lime, strawberries, glasses x2 50ml measure, cans of lemonade. Full T&Cs apply. How to enter Simply sign-up to our … Read more


UK’s ‘Pub Chef of the Year’ Opens Village Pub with Award-Winning Plans

04 Jun 2018

Multi award-winning chef, Gordon Stott has opened his first solo pub at The Purefoy Arms in Preston Candover with plans to make it one of the U. K’s top dining destinations.


Gordon named Hall of Fame Young Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist

23 Apr 2018

Gordon is delighted to have been shortlisted in the Young Entrepreneur of the Year category at the prestigious British Travel and Hospitality Hall of Fame Awards


Behind the Scenes: Parliamentary Pub Chef of the Year Competition

02 Feb 2018

On Wednesday 24th January 2018, Gordon joined eight finalists in The Parliamentary Pub Chef of the Year’s Big Cook-Off.