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The Wheatsheaf

Certificate of Excellence
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free, Brew Pub
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Lower Woodford, Salisbury, England (Formerly The Wheatsheaf)
01722 782203
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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251 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Driving by at 12pm when we saw The Wheatsheaf. Really nice from the outside and even better inside. It quickly filled up and the menu looked great. I ordered a hommus, olive, pita and falafel board they called a 'Mezze' and my husband ordered a salmon steak, which when it came out, as a chef, he called a 'lazy cut',... More 

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Westbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here Tuesday this week. Very busy which should be expected due to lovely weather however short staffed resulting in lengthy bar queues for ordering and paying and unfriendly staff. Queued to order then found things off the menu resulting in having to re queue again. Food when arrived looked unappetising -salmon on a bed of few roasted new potatoes... More 

Thank 59yvonne2016
Hall W, Manager at The Wheatsheaf, responded to this review

Hi Yvonne, We are terribly sorry about your recent experience here with us at the wheatsheaf. That Tuesday we had team that were unwell. Since this incident I have employed some more team members to help us get through the summer, and in turn help cut down that queuing time at the bar. We can only apologise for the poor... More 

Salisbury, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for lunch on my birthday, previously been here a few times and love the food! Had amazing service today, everyone is so friendly and polite!! I had a mini bottle of prosecco which was only £6!!! Bargain I though... Fish and chips for main which is what I usually have here which is very good and I had... More 

Thank alexbellis13
Norwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal, thanks to Jack who was brilliant with helping us when needed, will definitely come back again to this Wheatsheaf.

Thank BlondeChipmunk
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here on a lovely Sunday afternoon after a Skydive. We had a starter and main. Both were served very quickly and were lovely! The atmosphere and décor is lovely. The staff were friendly and attentive. I had a great time.

Thank Kitty030786
Harrow, Ontario
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met my 89yr old dad here. The beer was OK but they were out of the draft amber I wanted. Food was good but a little pricey and portions were not substantial.

Thank drqigong
Bathurst, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Now imagine that classic pub really lively at 8pm on a wet Wednesday evening. Why so busy? Easy - just a great pub, totally authentic, welcoming and hospitable to foreigners like us from Australia, and great pub grub at sensible prices. We have eaten in so-called recommended restaurants and not had food this good but for three times the price.... More 

Thank BrendanPrivate
Norwich, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked for a Saturday meal friendly staff and meal produced promptly. We were not impressed with the food adequate but not exceptional.

Thank Charles J
Atyrau, Kazakhstan
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64 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

My friend and I walked from Salisbury town centre to the Wheatsheaf, which takes approximately 1.5 - 2 hours along country roads. We had lunch and a bottle of house white wine for 24.99. This included the choice of any two mains on the menu not including steak. The rack of ribs and pork chop were equally good and the... More 

Thank Rassinda W
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Visited The Wheatsheaf recently with friends, what an amazing time we had. The food was quick, well cooked and tasty. The service was fantastic even though they were very busy, always smiling and nothing too much trouble. Will definitely tell my friends about this one and will be back again soon.

Thank Gina L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$9 - $18
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free, Brew Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Woodford, Salisbury, England (Formerly The Wheatsheaf)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Salisbury
  • Phone Number: 01722 782203

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