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The Silver Plough

€€ - €€€, British,
White Hill | Pitton, Salisbury, England
+44 1722 712266
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“belly pork” (8 reviews)
“fish and chips” (17 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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White Hill | Pitton, Salisbury, England
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

My faith in pubs in the Wiltshire countryside has been restored. Pitton is a lovely village with great walks around it and this pub with its traditional skittle alley was a great place to finish. Helped by some great food and beer and lovely staff.

Thank Tomsimons
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Atmosphere was warm and welcoming, the staff friendly. Our starters of chicken liver parfait and mussels in cream and white wine were light and tasty. However, the main courses were far too big and heavy. My partner's pork belly on a bed of chorizo and...More

Thank Communitypasta
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We went here twice here in August for lunch. Both times my partner had the fish cakes and I had the pork belly and then the crayfish salad. All were excellent and the service was friendly and efficient. A cut above the average pub grub....More

1  Thank airheart_ash
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Villages surrounding Salisbury typically have a excellent pubs, which are popular and welcoming. The Silver Plough in Pitton is no exception. Located right in the heart of the pretty village, there is bags of outside seating for hot and sunny days, but pleasant interior too,...More

Thank snuffy g
Reviewed 24 September 2017

The name "silver plough " mentioned in conversation anywhere in a fifteen mile radius of the pub and people would acknowledge a superior place to go Having visited last Wednesday with friends I had not seen for eight years it seemed a special halfway house...More

2  Thank wessexfencing
Reviewed 24 September 2017

I appreciate this is under new management - but as they told us on our arrival they have considerable experience... It is set in a lovely spot on the edge of Pitton near Salisbury, Wiltshire with reasonable parking - though somewhat narrow spaces in this...More

2  Thank Perry M
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Welcome to Art and Jenny It was our 1st visit to the pub for a meal since the new guys took over. The food was really good , well presented. I decided on the roast beef which was excellent and an awesome selection of veg....More

2  Thank Christopher F
Reviewed 16 September 2017

New people took over 2 weeks ago. The menu was the most limited I have ever seen in a pub so we went with what is usually a safe option, deep fried battered fish of the day. The fish was smoked mackerel (yes, really!) encased...More

4  Thank Ursula799
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Wanted to support the new tenants for their first Sunday lunch and we were pleasantly surprised as to how delightful it was. Service was excellent ! Food delicious! The roast pork melted in your mouth and the roast potatoes were to " die for" Very...More

Thank lyn684
Reviewed 11 September 2017

First time here and we went because we were visiting family who live in the village. I gather the pub is owned by Badger’s and a new tenant started early September which may explain why the previous poster in early August reported the food standard...More

Thank DavidCC
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Were not given one despite having a child with us.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: White Hill | Pitton, Salisbury, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Salisbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1722 712266
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The Silver Plough is a traditional country pub set in a village just outside of Salisbury, we have a wide variety of seasonal homecooked food, selection of Badger Ales, friendly staff and overall welcoming atmosphere.
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