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The Black Horse

Main Road, Cherhill, Calne SN11 8UT, England
+44 1249 813365
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road, Cherhill, Calne SN11 8UT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for lunch didn't want gastro pub nonsense found this little gem we had Sunday roast comes in small and large it was fantastic not much more you can say will be back

2  Thank stephen843
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Burnt, slow food with poor service and then you explain and request a reduction in the bill - only to be told to pay the bill or the police will be called!!!!! WOW, well done on finding a New Low in customer service. New owners...More

4  Thank Simon W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took my father out for dinner to celebrate his birthday, and wish we hadn't bothered. The food was burnt and disgusting, they ran out of red wine (in a pub?!) and then when we complained the manager was rude to us and threatened to...More

2  Thank rachi
Reviewed October 3, 2018

This is a very pleasant newly refurbished pub on the main road to Calne..it has not established a cosy atmosphere yet ..neat and clean pleasant staff .dogs welcome I did not eat there .there s a chalk horse into the hill side and a monument...More

Thank nanhort
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We popped into The Black Horse for a quick drink. My partner enjoyed a pint of a lighter Czech beer and I had an orange juice and lemonade. The service was friendly and quick. I can’t really say much more about the place as we...More

Thank RosieReading
Reviewed September 6, 2018

We'd been meaning to visit this pub for a while, due to a burst water pipe in the kitchen of our intended destination we decided on The Black Horse. I am grateful the plumber was late! Cheerful friendly bar staff - single handed - serving...More

1  Thank Geoff H
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Staff - mostly civil rather than warm or friendly or welcoming, or even really polite, friendly staff, except one who smiled warmly. A bizarre menu. I can't believe they employ a single chef! * 'goujons' on the menu was slivers of fish in batter (instead...More

3  Thank Yemach S
Reviewed August 16, 2018

We called in 'on spec' as a group of four. Harriet was alone balancing the work for both the bar and the restaurant, and held the fort brilliantly till help arrived. Very welcoming, nothing was too much trouble and her friendly manner was very appealing....More

Thank Owen R
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

First visit since it's facelift and a real pleasure to visit and have a meal. Excellent meal, friendly helpful staff who make you feel welcome from the minute you step inside and nothing is too much trouble..Harriet our waitress is like a breath of fresh...More

2  Thank Dave L
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Bar staff friendly, but menu very poor...hardly any choice. Too many over-cooked oven chips. Side salad consisted of rocket and salad leaves; no other salad ingredients. Many people want ordinary menu i.e. with cottage pie; scampi; steak and kidney pie; chicken; fish dishes etc. plus...More

1  Thank MrMunch103
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Questions & Answers
June 7, 2018|
Response from Dean S |
It is indeed!:) we have a whole area where you can sit and eat aswell where dogs are aloud. Also on Sundays we do free doggy roast dinners for all the dogs in the pub
May 5, 2015|
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Response from Peter R | Reviewed this property |
Yes,there was a well behaved dog in the bar when we were there and two friends of mine regularly walk their black Labrador opposite and then go,with the dog,into the Black Horse for lunch afterwards.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Cherhill, Calne SN11 8UT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Calne  >  Cherhill
  • Phone Number: +44 1249 813365
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An 18th century grade II listed Georgian coaching inn nestled in the north Wiltshire downs, serving British modern classics in a relaxed atmosphere.
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