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The Plough on the Hill

££ - £££, British,
Marlborough Road | Badbury, Swindon SN4 0EP, England
+44 1793 740342
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (15 reviews)
“roast dinner” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Marlborough Road | Badbury, Swindon SN4 0EP, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Literally 2 minutes off J15 of the M4, this is a great place to take a break from a journey or meet up. I met a friend for lunch here as it was conveniently situated at a mid point but it turned out to be...More

Thank Currybee
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped there with my husband and really enjoyed their food. We both are big fans of risotto and they have one of the best ones we ever ate out. It was filling, good price and was made in a very creative way. Well done,...More

Thank Jekaterina E
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went for lunch Friday afternoon, it was amazing. Great friendly staff and lovely fresh tasty food. I can't wait to go back. Best to book.

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

My husband turned 40 this weekend and when i decided to try and arrange a surprise party to celebrate it, i contacted the Plough on the Hill to see if we could make use of their restaurant area. From first contact to the evening itself...More

1  Thank Liz C
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We stopped here before our match against Swindon a couple of weeks ago - this was our first visit and were made very welcome for our short stay - being the bank holiday Monday we decided that it was better not to book a buffet...More

Thank Alain H
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This pub restaurant is only a few hundred yards off Junction 15 of the M4. We used it as a halfway meeting point for lunch between London & Bristol. It is a very clean and friendly hostelry with a good home cooked food menu and...More

Thank Brian F F
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Made to feel very welcome,good pub food probably better than expected. Worth a visit especially for a good lunch.the only negative £8 for a child's meal and 9.35 for a glass of wine .l would definitely go back

Thank anneNuneaton
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

If you just want just a drink on a Saturday then don't bother. They have no tables set aside for drinks. They are more restaurant than pub.

Thank Philip R
Reviewed 3 September 2017

After having our route changed by the sat nav and our journey taking longer than I we expected we found ourselves looking for somewhere to eat. We passed the pub but decided to turn round and see if they did food. The pub was quiet...More

Thank froggart
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I'd read a great review recently on this pub so decided to take my husband and father for Saturday lunch. Very nicely renovated and the decor is stylish yet not OTT. Lovely friendly staff and good range of food both on menu and special board....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marlborough Road | Badbury, Swindon SN4 0EP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon
  • Phone Number: +44 1793 740342
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The Plough on the Hill is one minute from Junction 15 on the M4. An ideal meeting place and is a refurbished Gastro Pub serving freshly cooked food. We provide free wifi and welcome customers from 10am and are open all day.
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