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The Black Horse

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Bar, British, Pub
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Great Durnford | Woodfords, Salisbury, England
+44 1722 782270
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice! Worth travelling through little country roads to visit. Food was lovely. Owners friendly and the feel of the pub is cosy and quirky!

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Thank Poppy C
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Put this in your Satnav....SP4 6AY then take yourself off to the heart of the beautiful Woodford Valley, between Salisbury and Stonehenge. The locals certainly know how to find it and obviously love the food, making regular reservations. We were lucky enough to find space in the quaint fishing rod room with its memorabilia of past times A photograph of... More 

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1 Thank Val104
Ferndown
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We visited this pub last Friday evening and yes it was a cold evening, probably 0 degrees. When we told we could sit anywhere so chose to sit by their huge wood burning stove as it was not that warm in the pub. Having placed our order and sat at the table in front of the stove we removed our... More 

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1 Thank 19rita2013
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Dropped in not knowing what to expect. Great food and drink and a welcoming landlord. What a joy! This is what a pub should be. No corporate designer meddling with fake 'atmosphere'. This pub has it in droves without trying. We look forward to returning.

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Thank Chris S
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Love it here. Genuinely home cooked food,good company great hosts . A real Pub . Long may it continue.

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Thank Brookwood63
Warminster, United Kingdom
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434 reviews
252 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Two real ales Cozy, comfortable and unspoiled, it feels right, just how a country pub should be Extremely good Sunday lunch, roast beef or roast pork with roast potatoes and four veg, all done very well and served speedily Polite, efficient, attentive and helpful staff Just wish I lived closer Several small, comfortable rooms, one with a settee and arm... More 

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Thank Pete C
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3 reviews
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We arrived last Tuesday evening following a long drive South, I had phoned ahead to check we could park our van overnight (Brit Stops). A cheery welcome from the young lad behind the bar, a quality pint of Old Horse ale was soon accompanied by possibly the best meal in a pub we have had in many years, delicious and... More 

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Thank Phil_Tricia
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Stayed here using Brit Stop last night even though it is on our door step. We needed somewhere quiet and away from the city fireworks and this place was just the place. Quiet village just outside Salisbury in the Woodford Valley. Home made food and a selection of real ales, well kept, made this a fantastic night. Thank you for... More 

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Thank Tono88
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 September 2016

The Black Horse is owned by the lovely Mark and Suzie and is always a joy to visit. The home-made food can't be beaten in the area and the atmosphere is always warm and welcoming. There is a great range of beers and wines, and they make excellent coffee! Whether you're with your family, friends for a meal or just... More 

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Thank fi0na0404
Bromley, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We were staying in a cottage for the bank holiday weekend locally with friends and looking for somewhere reasonably priced to have a meal on the Saturday evening. So pleased we found the Black Horse. The landlord and landlady were really friendly and welcoming and the food was great at a good price. They were happy to adapt a dish... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Great Durnford | Woodfords, Salisbury, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Salisbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1722 782270

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?