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Wellesley Arms

) #27 of 88 Restaurants in Chippenham €€ - €€€ , British,
10 High Street | Sutton Benger, Chippenham SN15 4RD, England
+44 1249 721721
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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10 High Street | Sutton Benger, Chippenham SN15 4RD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to go out to eat after a village power failure and our first choice of destination was closed. So we headed to the Wellesley after driving past it countless times and thinking we ought to give it a go; we had been to...More

Thank Elaine S
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Booked a table here for Sunday lunch (yesterday) however had no record of our booking on arrival. Fortunately we were accommodated and had the roast lamb, which came with roast and new potatoes, yorkshire pudding, fresh carrots, cabbage and cauliflower cheese. Roast potatoes were a...More

Thank nicola_l1970
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We decided to meet up at the pub with family members as they live in London and we live in Cornwall and we were travelling home on Easter Monday. We had the most fabulous Sunday lunch. It was delicious and very well presented. As were...More

1  Thank karenperks
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Booked a late table on Mother's Day, expecting the usual when ordering (e.g. out of this meat or that,) but no, at five o'clock, all options were still available. Very nice roast dinner and good value. Good range of Beer and friendly staff. Have since...More

Thank Peterjford
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We drove past and decided to have lunch here. Ambiance looked nice and the young lady behind the bar was very friendly. We ordered a chicken & mushroom pie and a sausages & mash. Unfortunately both dishes were very disappointing. Chicken very dry and sauce...More

Thank Amanda and Bert K
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Having previously booked elsewhere for Mother's Day and being let down at the very last minute by being told we didn't have a reservation I was panicking about finding somewhere for 11 people to have lunch. I really didn't have to worry! Rang the Wellesley...More

Thank Laurab120
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

On way back from visiting grandson at uni decided to stop for dinner at the Wellesley arms in Sutton Benger. What a fantastic surprise....the most fantastic roast dinner we have probably eaten in a restaurant.....(and we have visited numerous prestigious restaurants in London). The gravy...More

Thank cabgrub
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely meal presented well. Lamb Sunday dinner, with lovely perfectly roasted potatoes, the vegtable's were lovely the cabbage was really tasty with black pepper. Gravy was good too, not like dish water like some places. One of the best Sunday dinners I've had in a...More

Thank Rachel E
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Sunday Roast is amazing - great portion size, delicious meat and vegetables - the gravy is the best I have ever had; thick and tasty ........oh and the desserts 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻 Will definately come again when we are over this way 10/10 ......great value for money...More

Thank Pauline C
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We have friends in Wales and meet half way every year to catch up and exchange Xmas presents The Wellesley Arms is perfect for us, just off the M4. We had a fabulous lunch and Sam the landlady lit the log burner and remembering us...More

Thank Jeff G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 High Street | Sutton Benger, Chippenham SN15 4RD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Chippenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1249 721721
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