Bask in the sun or cosy up by the fire, we have the perfect spot for you.

Next to Parkstone railway station and opposite Ashley Cross Green you'll find our beautiful Victorian pub, The Avocet. Formally known as The Cow, we're proud of our pints and large range of drinks and spirits and aim to delight with a curated menu of British p...

Opening Hours

Mon - Thu
12:00pm - 11:00pm
Fri - Sat
12:00pm - 12:00am
12:00pm - 11:00pm

Serving Hours

Mon - Fri
12:00pm - 9:00pm
12:00pm - 10:00pm
12:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Beer Garden
  • TNT Sports
  • Car Park
  • Disabled Facilities


Whether it’s a morning coffee, some drinks with friends in relaxed surroundings, or a bite to eat, we’ll be here, and we look forward to seeing you

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Function Room

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Live Sport

Join us at the Avocet for all the live sporting action. Let us look after your whilst you cheer on your favourite team.

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