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Beckford Arms

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Fonthill Gifford, Tisbury SP3 6PX, England
+44 1747 870385
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Bristol UK
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Back for the third time in three years and the standard remains as high as ever. As our intended companion couldn't make it, it's an excuse to go again in June to show her English gastro-pub food of the highest standard. My hake with little shell fish (Cockles?) fresh dill and salt crust was particularly memorable

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Thank hollerinzebra
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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310 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We have eaten here several times before but at lunch time which may be the difference. The menu choices were limited and the prices had definitely gone up. There was no mention of potatoes with 2 of the main courses so we ordered side dishes only to find the mains were piled on to potatoes making the portions look bigger... More 

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Thank HoneyD337
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was OK, not the regular pub food, but it means that you pay more and food is served without sides like patatoes. The sevice was ok but different waitresses each serving. What I don't like was booked a table and ended up with a table in the bar as restaurant was full, we wasn't told that when we... More 

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Thank Lgsx
Dorchester, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A most enjoyable lunch was enjoyed with friends at this venue. A warm welcome & tasty food in a beautifully decorated interior. The service was very attentive - Thank you to our server Hope for looking after us. A wide selection of starters were available , including terrine, gnocchi & soup. The mains of Ham Hock & Cod were delicious.... More 

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Henley on Thames, England
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The building has charm. Very busy today but they still made space for a late booking. Menu was interesting and varied. Nothing we had was anything other than good - our vegetarian didn't get a lot of choice - but both the starter and main were good (and to be fair, the lunch menu was not huge for non-veg -... More 

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Thank IanCHC
George, South Africa
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful surroundings, gorgeous venue and food lovely. The waiting staff were friendly and informative. The food was cold, but beautifully presented and flavoursome.

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Thank bennetthuckle
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We picked this to celebrate my husband's birthday and were not disappointed. Great menu although we were too full to try the puddings, hopefully next time. Would definitely recommend.

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Thank GarryHibbeard
Islay
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have eaten at the Beckford before and my high expectations were met yet again. The service is always friendly, the dishes interesting and very well cooked. The bar also boasts an interesting selection of malt whiskies.

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Thank Mark L
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Sadly we could only manage one course as my partner was taken unwell. That said the course that we had was exquisite and the staff were incredibly helpful and attentive. My partner has food allergies and they went above and beyond to cater for him. Many thanks!

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Thank Carla F
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59 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This is a top country restaurant. Food is always a very high standard and great to take friends or family. Haven't had a bad meal here in the last 4 times.

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Thank Tim G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$39
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fonthill Gifford, Tisbury SP3 6PX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Tisbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1747 870385

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?