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The Rainbow on The Lake

$$ - $$$, British,
The Rainbow on the Lake Salisbury Road | Steeple Langford, Salisbury SP3 4LZ, England
+44 1722 790251
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Rainbow on the Lake Salisbury Road | Steeple Langford, Salisbury SP3 4LZ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a cold dark winter's evening but the real log fire and the warm welcome from Gary the landlord made up for that. Excellent meal - especially the Rainbow Burger with potato wedges. Superb beer

Thank DavyWiltshire
Reviewed 2 November 2017

In our search for the perfect country pub we went for another walk outside Salisbury and ended here. A pub in the perfect location could have been outstanding however sadly the food was average and cold and the service was not much better. Very disappointing

Thank Tomsimons
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Looking at pubs to go to in and around Salisbury we went here but, because of the traffic it took 45 mins to get there by which point everyone was very hangry. The food and beer were ok but nothing to write home about. Would...More

Thank Jonathanhb
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We stopped here on our way home from Longleat. Lovely looking place, staff were extremely kind and helpful. I had a fussy 6 year old grandson with me and they did him a plain burger, chips and beans which he wolfed down. We had home...More

Thank LisaPlested
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We ate here on the 14th October there were 9 adults and 5 children. Parking was easy and our table was ready. After ordering, our food took about 40mins to arrive (which indicates that it was freshly prepared). and was hot and well cooked. Service...More

Thank petepenny
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

On our journey home from Weston super mare we were looking for somewhere to stop for lunch, we saw a sign saying food served when we turn off we weren't sure if it was open, but when we went in it was a lovely warm...More

Thank karenmitchell1968
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped for lunch. I am a bit of an expert on the pub classic: ham, egg and chips. My favourite pub lunch. I have to say this was one of the best I've had. Proper home cooked ham, a lovely onion chutney, eggs cooked just...More

1  Thank Moira P
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We found this pub by chance as we were on our way back from Longleat on a very bad rainy day. We saw the pub sign as we were travelling home and were hungry so just pulled off. It is down a little lane and...More

Thank julie999889
Reviewed 12 September 2017

DO Not go here if they have a event of any sort on, have been there lots of times in the past and the service and welcome was good as was the food but went there when they had a party on which they did...More

Thank Graham C
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Stopped here with a friend for lunch a very nice unpretentious bar and restaurant area with excellent views .the menu was very reasonably priced all home made nothing on the plate from a freezer or processed and re heated.we had two pasta mains with cibatta...More

Thank spinneySouthampton
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Rainbow on the Lake Salisbury Road | Steeple Langford, Salisbury SP3 4LZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Salisbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1722 790251
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