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The White Horse Inn

) #78 of 210 Restaurants in Salisbury $$ - $$$ , British,
62 The Borough | Downton, Salisbury SP5 3LY, England
+44 1725 510408
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (10 reviews)
“roast beef” (4 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
62 The Borough | Downton, Salisbury SP5 3LY, England
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

My sister and I called in here on our way home for a birthday meal, hadn't been for a very long time. I will certainly be going back. The food was extremely good and the staff were very friendly. I would definitely recommend it, we...More

Thank KarenJanehoggan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! Staff so so friendly. Chef came out to see me after my vegetarian request and made something bespoke to accommodate my requirement without making me feel at all uncomfortable they could not have been more accommodating. Quick and friendly service and incredibly reasonable for...More

Thank Tamzin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a long drive from Devon to visit family, my sister and I popped in The White Horse Inn last evening to see if we could have dinner. What wonderful surprise, the food was amazing! I honestly could have chosen anything from the menu it...More

Thank Fayewal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was quite disappointing and unnecessary. Although the front staff were very pleasant and helpful with a lovely venue, The back function room is of old bricks and exposed oak beams, light and airy, good parking. Ideal for different functions and a skittle alley if...More

Thank salisburybob
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Despite living locally, I hadn't been here for several years based on previous experience but, on the basis of recent TripAdvisor reviews, decided to give it another go in the hope that this beautiful old pub had returned to the standard of 10+ years ago....More

2  Thank betweencloudshadows
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Really nice pub in a beautiful location. Lots of room but cosy at the same time. I had the lamb which was delicious and the service was great 😆

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This pub was without a landlord for quite a while, so at that time it was shut. Happily Cheryl and Clare have now taken over, refurbished and recruited a fine chef, Alex, who also makes fantastic hand-made chocolates which are on sale at the bar....More

1  Thank spielberg101
Reviewed 11 May 2017

was lucky enough to be staying at the white horse over the coo coo fayre, the atmosphere in the pub was amazing, the white horse was well organised to cater hungry customers, and provided for ale and gin connoisseurs, the food was delicious, cook with...More

1  Thank Perrin P
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Fresh home made food, even the bread ( Gluten free if requested ) and ice creams. staff knowledgeable and friendly. Service 10 out of 10. Food so far 10 out of 10. All in all a beautiful old English destination pub and Inn. I advise...More

1  Thank harknessfam
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We arrived a bit early today, before the Pub opened, on our way to the Salisbury Races. We have not been here for some years. Sadly the Roasts did not feel freshly cooked, maybe they were from the freezer and had been microwaved. They were...More

1  Thank hilaryastone2009
Cheryl P, Owner at The White Horse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

We are very disappointed to see that you have chosen a public forum to air your displeasure. We always encourage our customers to bring up any problems they encounter with us at the time so we can try to rectify them to the best of...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$23
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 The Borough | Downton, Salisbury SP5 3LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Salisbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1725 510408
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The White Horse Inn welcomes you and your family to our historic pub and gardens. Whether visiting Salisbury or heading to the New Forest or South Coast we are ideally situated. Serving delicious meals 7 days a week, with thirst quenching local ales and a varied wine list we have something for everyone here at The White Horse Inn.
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