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The Black Horse

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Great Durnford | Woodfords, Salisbury, England
+44 1722 782270
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

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

Thank Brookwood63
Warminster, United Kingdom
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407 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank Pete C
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank Phil_Tricia
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank Tono88
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank fi0na0404
Bromley, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank Lizhodgman
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere with tasty foot and friendly people! We love their burgers - both the beef and Cajun chicken, and the chips are great!

Thank Brynna G
Woking, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

We arrived at 7pm and there was a very relaxed atmosphere with families enjoying the outside area and a few people drinking at the bar. We ordered the pie blackboard special - it did take 45 minutes to come - suspect it was freshly cooked but even so took rather a long time to arrive though in all fairness there... More 

Thank Janchris T
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Booking that day we took a pretty drive up the valley from Salisbury. We walked through a beamed bar area buzzing with lively conversation. Cheery welcome from barman who served us drinks and pointed us to our table. It was next to an inglenook fireplace in a little room with a half wall and beams between it and the bar.... More 

Thank 413jen
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

Ended up with a flat biketire at the Black Horse in lovely Great Durnford and the owner was so kind to let me place my tent in his backgarden. Spending three nights in a row eventually meeting some very nice people. Thanks bunches Paul & Susie!

Thank Olaf V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Romantic
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?