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The Carpenters Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
22 Church Street, Lacock SN15 2LB, England
+44 1249 730203
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible25%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (8 reviews)
“wiltshire ham” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
22 Church Street, Lacock SN15 2LB, England
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1 - 10 of 399 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Walked into the carpenters on Monday for lunch or so we thought, which first looked good as it was full, we proceeded to walk up to the counter to order and the man behind to counter pointed out the menus, which we took and sat...More

Thank Dominic J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here after spending an early mourning in Stonehenge. Had a classic English breakfast. Was decent. Classic English pub. Friendly staff.

Thank Jake S
Reviewed 1 week ago

No on-site parking. Most people will have already parked in the National Trust carpark and wandered down. There is some free roadside parking in the village. Is it The Carpenters Arms or The Cornerstone Cafe? We were confused and had to ask inside - seems...More

1  Thank halilley
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We had a nice lunch here after visiting the abbey. Clean and tidy and pleasant friendly service. Good portions. Let down by smelly toilets - a pity. They need to do something about these. Good job we didn't go there first!

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 29 August 2017

My wife and I called in for lunch with our Granddaughter, but were a little disappointed with the meal. Firstly I was brought the wrong meal and when they got it right it was only average. My wife said hers was very dry and left...More

Thank slickspivSheffield
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We were asked to leave before completing our purchase of ice cream. We visited following the 'Laycock at War' show to buy ice cream for 4 adults and 2 children. Before my wife had finished ordering and paying, a woman (landlady?) came over and grumpily...More

5  Thank Ian B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

As we had arrived into Lacock quite early in the morning this was one of few places already open. The coffee was good as was the gluten free victoria sponge. This place aims to be more of a cafe than a pub, we had a...More

Thank k r
Reviewed 15 August 2017

good pub in an excellent location a bit medieval lots of old houses barns etc very quaint the Americans would love it they say they filmed part of Harry potter there lots too see and do in the village well worth a visit for an...More

Thank tonypandy
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Ordered jacket potatoes - service quite quick even though they were fairly busy. However, the potatoes were barely warm and must have been standing for a while. Quite pricey. Staff were very pleasant.

Thank Oldowl2006
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Went to Lacock for stroll round with the family and decided to pop in the Carpenters for a pint as had never been in before. First impression was particularly bleak. There were about six people sat in the restaurant area waiting for their meals, all...More

3  Thank richboa73
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Church Street, Lacock SN15 2LB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Lacock
  • Phone Number: +44 1249 730203
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