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St James Tavern - Winchester

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About the venue

This wood-lined pub has a welcoming atmosphere, a menu that encompasses curry, burgers and pies, and an outside patio. Enjoy cask marque recognised beers, proper pub grub,some funky tunes and some of the friendliest service in the city. 

Parking available - Tower Street Winchester SO23 8TA

Fancy eating with seating? We advise you ring their bell 01962 861288 and book ahead, as they get very busy at peak times and they'd hate to disappoint you.

How to get there

St James Tavern - Winchester
3-5 Romsey Road
SO22 5BE

See map at bottom of page

Upcoming events

Xmas Food & Festive Wine Pairing Workshop
Sat 03
Dec
- 2022 -
Xmas Food & Festive Wine Pairing Workshop
Have you ever wondered which wine to serve at your dinner party or what goes well with your Christmas lunch or Boxing Day cold dinner? – well, this is the tasting for you!
£40.00
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Champagne Tasting & Sabrage!
Sat 10
Dec
- 2022 -
Champagne Tasting & Sabrage!
Whilst sparkling wine is produced worldwide, champagne comes (like myself) from the Champagne region of France. So join me on a journey through vineyards, grapes, different styles and tastes and discover for yourself which one you prefer!
£45.00
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'Introduction to Wine' Tasting
Fri 13
Jan
- 2023 -
'Introduction to Wine' Tasting
An introductory look at the wonderfully diverse and quirky world of wine. Start your wine journey here!
£30.00
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Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Sat 21
Jan
- 2023 -
Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Join us on an 'Introduction to Wine' day from 11.00am to 4.00pm including a glass of Champagne and a delicious 2-course lunch at the St James' Tavern. 
£100.00
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Whisky Tasting
Sat 28
Jan
- 2023 -
Whisky Tasting
These whisky tasting events are a treat for any whisky lover and make an interesting and unusual gift. 
£40.00
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Rum Tasting
Sat 04
Feb
- 2023 -
Rum Tasting
Great on its own over ice, perfect blended with your favourite mixer, or shaken up in a cocktails, rum is the perfect drink for any occasion.
£40.00
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Cheese & Wine Pairing Workshop
Sat 11
Feb
- 2023 -
Cheese & Wine Pairing Workshop
Learn the rules behind pairing wine & cheese succesfully and let's put the theory into practice for ourselves ... how fun!
£40.00
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Fine Champagne Tasting ... THE BEST OF THE BEST BUBBLES!
Sat 18
Feb
- 2023 -
Fine Champagne Tasting ... THE BEST OF THE BEST BUBBLES!
Join Cécile for a spectacular one-off tasting of fine champagne wines from her very own cellar! THE PERFECT TREAT.
£110.00
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The Very, Very, Very Old World of Wine
Thu 23
Feb
- 2023 -
The Very, Very, Very Old World of Wine

When you think of wine producing countries in the Old World, Georgia, Armenia, Israel, Greece, Hungary don’t necessarily spring to mind. But they were - and are again - producing a dizzying array of top quality wines. A TASTING NOT TO BE MISSED...

£35.00
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Gin & Tonic & Garnish Pairing Workshop
Sat 04
Mar
- 2023 -
Gin & Tonic & Garnish Pairing Workshop
Be guided through mixology and learn how to serve THE perfect Gin & Tonic & Garnish mix for YOUR palate! 
£40.00
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Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
Sat 11
Mar
- 2023 -
Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
The wines are very carefully selected by Hampshire Wine School and paired with different ingredients and dishes with a Spanish twist. 
£40.00
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Irish Whiskey Tasting
Fri 17
Mar
- 2023 -
Irish Whiskey Tasting
Join us this evening to sample a mouth-watering selection of Irish whiskies and a bit of story-telling to amuse and inform in equal measure. ‘Slainte’.
£45.00
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Italian Food & Italian Wine Pairing Workshop
Sat 18
Mar
- 2023 -
Italian Food & Italian Wine Pairing Workshop
The secret to drinking Italian is … it's all about the food! So let's learn to match the two to perfection.
£40.00
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Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Sat 25
Mar
- 2023 -
Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Join us on an 'Introduction to Wine' day from 11.00am to 4.00pm including a glass of Champagne and a delicious 2-course lunch at St James Tavern. 
£100.00
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Chocolate & Wine Pairing Workshop
Fri 31
Mar
- 2023 -
Chocolate & Wine Pairing Workshop
The running to Easter would not be complete without a healthy handful of yummy chocolates!
£40.00
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Fine French Wine Tasting (92 to 96 points from Robert Parker)
Sat 15
Apr
- 2023 -
Fine French Wine Tasting (92 to 96 points from Robert Parker)
Learn from the expert at this one-off EXCLUSIVE tutored tasting!
£95.00
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Old World vs New World Wines
Thu 20
Apr
- 2023 -
Old World vs New World Wines
This fascinating tasting will focus on the classic wine regions of FRANCE, ITALY, SPAIN, GERMANY, etc., and compare them against the best of the New World.
£35.00
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Whisky Tasting
Sat 22
Apr
- 2023 -
Whisky Tasting
These whisky tasting events are a treat for any whisky lover and make an interesting and unusual gift. 
£40.00
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Malbec from around the globe
Sat 29
Apr
- 2023 -
Malbec from around the globe
Can the New World - Australia, New Zealand, Argentina, Chile, South Africa - beat South-Western France in this BLIND tasting challenge? Well, come and find out!
£35.00
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The BEST of New Latitude Wines, from China, Thailand, Canada, Switzerland, India, etc
Fri 05
May
- 2023 -
The BEST of New Latitude Wines, from China, Thailand, Canada, Switzerland, India, etc
Let's discover wines from Brazil, Mexico, Japan, Canada, Switzerland, India, China and/or Thailand. 
£35.00
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Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
Fri 12
May
- 2023 -
Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing Workshop
The wines are very carefully selected by Hampshire Wine School and paired with different ingredients and dishes with a Spanish twist. 
£40.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Sat 13
May
- 2023 -
Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Join us on an 'Introduction to Wine' day from 11.00am to 4.00pm including a glass of Champagne and a delicious 2-course lunch at St James Tavern. 
£100.00
Gift options available
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Beer Tasting - 7 styles from around the globe
Fri 23
Jun
- 2023 -
Beer Tasting - 7 styles from around the globe
Here at Hampshire Wine School we are passionate about good craft beer from around the world.
£35.00
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Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Sat 08
Jul
- 2023 -
Saturday 'Introduction to Wine' Course
Join us on an 'Introduction to Wine' day from 11.00am to 4.00pm including a glass of Champagne and a delicious 2-course lunch at St James Tavern. 
£100.00
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