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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very poor, disappointed Sunday lunch, when it arrived it was just warm, we found the place quite empty and the restaurant was cold, The fire was not lit, we had pork Sunday dinner the pork was mostly fat,very little meat,the drinks were very expensive,they also had the nerve to charge 10% service charge,we shan't be going back.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We meandered down a country road off the A4 to this pretty looking country pub. Parking was plentiful and the pub was smart; the dining room had good views outside and was well presented. Service was friendly but a bit slow for the main meal. 2 pork, 1 beef and 1 lamb roast was ordered and thoroughly enjoyed. The meats... More 

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Thank Gary W
Devizes, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

Situated off the main roads of the area, this country pub/restaurant/hotel had been recommended by a friend. My wife and I visited the restaurant yesterday and enjoyed an excellent meal. The locally sourced food was both superbly prepared and beautifully presented. The service was efficient and unobtrusive. We shall be back very soon!

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Thank LynandDaveUK
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is located within a beautiful surrounding, with very helpful and lovely staff. But most importantly... The most fantastic food as always. We will be returning here again in the future.

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Thank Sarah H
Calne, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Have eaten in The White Horse Inn on several occasions and every time the food has been exceptional. I have tried the Risotto, Lamb and the Flat Iron Steak - they have all been well cooked, tasty and left me wanting to return. The new management team are welcoming and the landlady is knowledgeable on wines and helpful on advising... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

The only reason I can think this is a 4 star hotel is maybe because they leave some complimentary (stale) biscuits and instant coffee in the bedroom. Room needed a lick of paint. Light fixtures didn't work. No toilet paper in the bathroom. Lunch was nice though. Although that too, was overpriced. Cutlery and glass dirty, so had to ask... More 

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

A very enjoyable evening meal at the White Horse, we were well looked after by the friendly staff and the menu provided a great selection of tasty dishes. I look forward to going back there again very soon.

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Reviewed 19 August 2016

Good facilities, clean, quiet and very comfortable. A number of steps to and in bathroom could be a problem, for limited mobility guests. Nice restaurant and good food, but full English breakfast was on the small side and would leave someone with a hearty appetite left feeling hungry.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I ate here this evening with a group of friends. There were originally 10 of us so we were asked to pre-order. Unfortunately people weren't able to attend in the end and there were six of us on the night, five of us eating. We arrived to a warmish welcome and taken through to our table. The food came pretty... More 

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Beverley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 July 2016

The hotel is a good one, clean and quiet and comfortable. The rooms are in a separate block so there is no noise from the pub. The restaurant was a bit of a let-down, not as good as I expected it to be having read some of the euphoric comments from previous diners. The food was good but not great... More 

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*** The White Horse Inn, Compton Bassett is delighted to have been awarded a Certificate of Excellence award by Trip Advisor! ***The White Horse Inn is an Award Winning, family run 18th century country inn. Beautifully positioned in the Wiltshire countryside, we are only a few miles from the Avebury stone circle, Marlborough & Bath. Our area is famed for its' crop circles in the early Summer.We have 8 superb newly renovated en-suite bedrooms, all with flat screen digital (freeview) TV's, tea/coffee making facilities and heated towel rails in the bathrooms.Set on a few acres our accommodation is a separate annex to the pub & restaurant, with most of our rooms overlooking our resident pets in our paddock. We are a Free House and have a wide selection of bitters (come and try our local real ales - we are CAMRA accredited) and lagers, an excellent wine list and a wide range of single malts. All our food is prepared on the premises using the finest local ingredients where possible, meals can be tailored for if required. We specialise in traditional English Fayre, fresh fish & local seasonal game. You can eat in the bar or the restaurant.We are proud to announce we have recently received a very prestigious award - Winners of the Best Restaurant & Pub Award for Wiltshire 2012. We are also recommended by Alastair Sawday's 'Special Places to Stay'. 'Exceptional Places to Stay' The Daily Telegraph. Please note our bar & restaurant close Sunday evenings and Monday lunchtimes/evenings, however, our B&B is open 7 days a week offering a full choice of breakfast.Our check-in times are after 6pm. We look forward to welcoming you... ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White Horse Inn

Address: Compton Bassett, Calne SN11 8RG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Calne > Compton Bassett
Price Range: $140 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The White Horse Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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