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The Lunch Box

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Silver Street, Trowbridge, England
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Honest, good quality food

This is place doesn't look much from the outside. It's small and its decor faded. The clientelle alwsys seem a little older. The food though is great. It's well cooked home style foods for pub prices. I've never had any food there that was a disappointment. The staff a are friendly and helpful. I... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is place doesn't look much from the outside. It's small and its decor faded. The clientelle alwsys seem a little older. The food though is great. It's well cooked home style foods for pub prices. I've never had any food there that was a disappointment. The staff a are friendly and helpful. I use it now every time I... More 

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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38 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Plan, well cooked food, popular with older customers, so don't go if you want a trendy atmosphere. Do go if you want a pleasant meal at a good price in quaint (slightly tacky) surroundings.

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Brentwood, England, United Kingdom
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74 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Found this by accident whilst walking around Trowbridge and was pleased I did. Lovely, homely atmosphere and a very large selection of dishes considering its size. A very generous pot of tea for one and a very tasty ham sandwich with some trimmings filled a hole nicely and was reasonably priced. Well worth a visit and far better than some... More 

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This little restaurant is tucked away in a small alley, however it is well worth looking for. I have been here several times and never been disappointed the food is always fresh, prepared on the premises and service is cheerful. The place has a quaint feel about it and is frequented by people who understand the concept of value for... More 

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Trowbridge
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Firstly, I have no idea what SophieSpark is going on about, this place doesn't smell at all! U've been eating from there for the last 5 years and there are a lot of regular oldies at The Lunch Box because the staff are fantastic and the food is just like it's homecooked. All the ingredients are locally sourced (especially the... More 

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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16 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Found this friendly restaurant tucked away off the main street. My wife had egg on toast which turn out to be 2 eggs and 2 rounds of toast, but the eggs were a bit overcooked. I had a toasted teacake and a pot of tea for one. The teacake was excellent and the teapot was enough for 2 good sized... More 

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Yesterday A friend and i went for Lunch, we had a pot of English Breakfast tea (no Assam) for two and a lovely meal of Local ham. egg and home cooked chips, The staff were friendly as were the customers, we shared a table as it was very busy. The food was well served, freshly cooked and lovely and hot.... More 

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Devizes, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

I like this place, it's good old fashioned, no nonsense food at reasonable price. We stopped for lunch today. I had a lovely egg mayo baguette which is served with a mini side salad and coleslaw. My husband had a bacon and mushroom stuffed pitta, with the same side salad. Perfect with a pot of tea on a blustery day!... More 

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

The Lunch Box offers great quality and standard of homecooked food. It is presented in a homely atmosphere and the service is inviting & friendly. The whole experience is of great relaxation. Its very popular with the locals and with many visitors and has an enormous list of regulars. I DONOT agree with Sophiespark.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013 via mobile

Cosy little cafe, ok food. Deffinately a old people's place. Like a old persons day centre. Sorry if comes across rude. But it really does look n smell like a old persons home. Don't get me wrong, the staff ate friendly n food is ok. Could do with improving the conservatory/ smell.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Silver Street, Trowbridge, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Trowbridge

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English

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