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US$5 - US$25
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub

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0.2 miles from Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate out here tonight having booked a table outside for 6 of us. We are very conscious these are really tough times for the hospitality industry and wanted to show support and eat out locally. It wasn't busy being a Monday night, and there...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely place, delicious food and drinks. Staff were helpful and I will definitely be back again. Thanks

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a ‘ hut’ so that I could meet up outside with some of the family before Christmas. Food was tasty, mulled wine delicious and the waiter ( sorry didn’t catch his name) was very attentive. Despite the torrential rain, we all had a wonderful...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Eddie T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Our pleasure Littlestat, and thanks for taking the time to feed back

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first evening meal out since March. The food was excellent, service superb and the efforts made by the staff to ensure we were effectively social distanced were greatly appreciated. This was very important as I have cancer and am on the extremely...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Eddie T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Peter, thanks again for such lovely feedback and so pleased that you felt comfortable and relaxed - hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 12 December 2020 via mobile

Had a nice meal here, in a heated beach hut in their garden (great idea in these strange times). Friendly staff, only gripes were they’d ran out of some stuff (ketchup, some desserts, etc) and it was bit on the pricey side (but glad to...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Eddie T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Matticace ... sorry about the ketchup (not good) but thanks for taking the time to reply ... and as mentioned on Google reviews, we will check our pricing again ...

Reviewed 12 December 2020

I've visited twice in the last 10 days and had a fantastic experience on both occasions, friendly and attentive staff and really nice food ( I recommend the fish). On both occasions I was able to reserve a beach hut to comply with Covid restrictions....More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Eddie T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

AliCos - thanks so much for leaving a lovely review ... we love feedback and it makes our day when there is such detail ... we'll save a space for you next time!

Reviewed 12 December 2020

The Old Alehouse is working hard to provide a very pleasant dining experience within the current Covid guidelines. Staff are helpful and attentive. Food was tasty and well presented. Menu a little restrictive but I am sure this is due to guest numbers being down...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Eddie T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hip Hip Hooray! Thanks os much Linda - it really helps to get constructive feedback in these trying times

Reviewed 12 December 2020 via mobile

I had booked for outside dining in a covered area, but was offered the use of one of their heated beach huts which was very welcome on a grey, drizzly day. We really enjoyed our dishes of crayfish salad to start and Salmon Poke bowl...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Eddie T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Neil - thanks so much for the lovely and detailed feedback - the team really appreciate it

Reviewed 11 December 2020 via mobile

Wonderful meeting of friends for lunch in a beach hut. Menu is limited, but that's understandable with COVID. We had the most excellent service and possibly the best fish and chips ever. Will certainly be returning .

Date of visit: December 2020
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Eddie T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Diana - thanks so much for your lovely feedback ... Tamas (our Head Chef) will be chuffed!

Reviewed 7 December 2020 via mobile

Great service. Delicious food and safe environment. Staff very accommodating. Would recommend and will visit again.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Eddie T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2020

Thanks so much HSmith ... looking forward to looking after you again soon!

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Response from LarryO100 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The pub is supremely dog friendly. “Bark” snacks, the canine equivalent of Bar snacks are always available too.
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    Does The Old Ale and Coffee House offer takeaway?
    Yes, The Old Ale and Coffee House offers takeaway services.
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    The Old Ale and Coffee House is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4