We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Carriers Arms

South MARSTON Village Highworth Road, Swindon SN3 4SE, England
+44 1793 822051
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Christmas dinner ruined !!

Hoped to enjoy a lovely carvery on Christmas day, made us sick to the stomach... the staff did not... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
Monicablue78
via mobile
Good value!

No this pub is not the Ritz but it is very friendly and welcoming - it's an old fashioned... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2017
jansie2016
,
Bodmin, United Kingdom
Read all 10 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible20%
12 Mar 2017
“Good value!”
12 Jan 2018
“Christmas dinner ruined !!”
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
LOCATION
South MARSTON Village Highworth Road, Swindon SN3 4SE, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 1793 822051
Write a ReviewReviews (10)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter

1 - 10 of 10 reviews

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Hoped to enjoy a lovely carvery on Christmas day, made us sick to the stomach... the staff did not have their hair tied up, which spotted our eyes of a long hair in the Brussels and an eyelash in the starter! and the plates were...More

Thank Monicablue78
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 March 2017

No this pub is not the Ritz but it is very friendly and welcoming - it's an old fashioned traditional pub. Limited menu but the food was very nicely presented - someone obviously took great care with presentation - I had a cheese ploughmans -...More

Thank jansie2016
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Visited to try out the quiz but the menu looked good so decoded to eat here as well, very quiet when we arrived but gradually more people started coming in. We ordered fish cake, steak and steak and Guinness pie, service was a little slow...More

Thank roger750
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Eat here regularly. Although it has a small menu, the food is cooked fresh, nicely presented, and we have never been disappointed. Steaks are the best in town, according to my husband! Sunday roasts are unbeatable, large selection of delicious veg - if you can...More

Thank bas011656
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed at local hotel in village ... Walked in on Friday evening very welcoming and friendly atmosphere ... Had starters and mains both dishes was plentiful and very tasty !! ( advised ) that they do have big groups of party's in most weekends so...More

Thank HayleyandOwen
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 May 2015

4 of us ate here and were all happy with our meals. Not the greatest but well cooked, plenty of it and enjoyable. 4 meals and 4 sweets for £47 was a real bargain. Straight forward down to earth pub. No pretensions.

Thank penlowarth
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 7 June 2014

We were staying at the Mercure Hotel just down the road from the Carriers Arms & thought we'd 'pop in' for a quick lunch. We were given a very friendly greeting and service; the freshly made sandwiches were excellent & a bonus was a choice...More

1  Thank OAP's
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 25 May 2014

Went here to book a table to eat Sunday night - first impressions dingy and dirty! Thankfully they are closed Sunday nights! Glasses filthy, toilets disgusting! If visiting south marston avoid!!

Thank beeniecrew-182
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 February 2014

Had fond memories of this place but when I visited recently and ordered scampi and chips, I was so disappointed. The scampi was overdone and very crunchy to the point of almost ring burnt. The chips were dry and tasteless. The service was efficient and...More

Thank suespurry
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 October 2013 via mobile

We were on our way from devon up to London along the 303 when whilst feeling a bit peckish we spotted the small sign at the side of the road saying next left for good food The pub was easily found with good directions and...More

Thank simondenman
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 24 hotels in Swindon
The Carpenters Arms
104 reviews
1.29 km away
The Crown Inn
69 reviews
1.90 km away
Stanton House Hotel
823 reviews
2.34 km away
Premier Inn Swindon Central Hotel
327 reviews
3.74 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Rat Trap
199 reviews
1.70 km away
The White Hart
155 reviews
1.89 km away
Big bites grill
40 reviews
2.08 km away
Carpenters Arms
64 reviews
.85 km away
Nearby Attractions
Wrag Barn Golf Club
13 reviews
3.47 km away
Barrington Arms Hotel Bar
18 reviews
5.00 km away
The Wine Bar
9 reviews
4.48 km away
Stanton Park
160 reviews
1.37 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Carriers Arms staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit