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The Fox & Goose at Coombe Bissett

Blandford Rd, Coombe Bissett, Salisbury SP5 4LE, England
+44 1722 718437
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“beef lasagne” (6 reviews)
“pie” (10 reviews)
“ham” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Blandford Rd, Coombe Bissett, Salisbury SP5 4LE, England
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1 - 10 of 374 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Passed this village on a long journey. Looked a really nice pub, so called in for a light bite on the way. The interior is lovely, with a large roaring fire. It was busy as it was a Sunday lunchtime but they accommodated us without...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rory F
Keith S, Owner at The Fox & Goose at Coombe Bissett, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review and we are pleased you enjoyed your visit. As you state Sunday lunch is always busy but we will always try and accommodate any customers who stop for either a break in their journey or are out for the day...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group had arranged our menu choices beforehand and our main course and desserts were really excellent. Food and bar service was really good. Tables laid as requested. The ambience in the restaurant with a nice open fire and helpful staff was very good. Oh...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LocalDiningOutGroup
Keith S, Owner at The Fox & Goose at Coombe Bissett, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and once again we are pleased you enjoyed your visit. It is always a pleasure to welcome your Dining out group which is so well organised it makes our job a lot easier. I will pass on your comments to...More

Reviewed 2 November 2018

Stopping on the way from one venue to another, I called in at The Fox and Goose. I was passing through one of those delightful English Villages, and visually, this place had all the trappings of bring a delightful English pub. I wasn't disappointed. I...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank frankart_10
Keith S, Owner at The Fox & Goose at Coombe Bissett, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2018

Thank you very much for your review and we are pleased you enjoyed your visit. We like to classify ourselves as a traditional village Pub that offers good food, service and hospitality and it is always fantastic to receive a review that confirms this. I...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

The Fox & Goose is somewhere we always visit when going down dorset way. We Love the Atmosphere, The Staff are friendly and the food is excellent value for money. We have Never had a cause for complaint, i would highly recommend this lovely place...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Serafina H
Keith S, Owner at The Fox & Goose at Coombe Bissett, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you for your review and again we are pleased you enjoyed another visit to us.It was a pleasure to have your birthday meal with us and hope the day was enjoyed by everyone. Look forward to seeing you again next time you travel past....More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

Stopped here on way home, about half way and what a lovely surprise. Never been before, very friendly staff and my other half looked at menu and said "oh lamb shank". He absolutely loved it, meat just fell off the bone and it looked and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jean H
Keith S, Owner at The Fox & Goose at Coombe Bissett, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Thank you for your review and we are pleased you enjoyed your visit. Our core menu has all the Pub classic meals you would expect to see in a Pub and are Specials Boards are very popular with items such as the Lamb shanks and...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Really fancied a pie and chips with a nice Ale to wash it down And I wasn’t disappointed very nice pie with loads of steak lovely chips and a nice selection of vegetables And Doombar on tap Really friendly staff and good service cannot fault...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank johnnypie13
Keith S, Owner at The Fox & Goose at Coombe Bissett, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you for your review and we are pleased you enjoyed your visit. Our pies are very popular and go really well with a good pint of Doombar which we have just been awarded a Certificate of Excellence from Cask mark for the quality of...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018

We are always impressed when we go for a meal at the Fox and Goose pub at Coombe Bissett. The staff are very quick and efficient. The beer and food are very tasty.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank heartstone5
Keith S, Owner at The Fox & Goose at Coombe Bissett, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to do your review and we are pleased you enjoyed your visit. I will pass on your comments to the staff. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards

Reviewed 8 October 2018

Last came here about a year ago, we generally have lunch on the way back from Wilton shopping village, this time we did it the other way round. Got there early having booked, good job as it was really busy, it was Sunday after all,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank David B
Keith S, Owner at The Fox & Goose at Coombe Bissett, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you for your review and we are pleased you enjoyed your visit. As you stated a Sunday is extremely busy but we always try to accommodate customers when possible. It really was remarkable to see people sitting in the Garden at this time of...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018

It is always an extremely pleasant experience to dine at the Fox and Goose and this evening was no exception. The meal was first class as usual from an attractive menu. The service was excellent by extremely helpful and personable members of staff who ensured...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Keith S, Owner at The Fox & Goose at Coombe Bissett, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to do your review and we are pleased you enjoyed your visit. I will pass on your comments to the staff who appreciate a positive and honest review. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards

Reviewed 5 October 2018

Came here on recommendation with high expectations, but our food was dire. Chilli chicken special was served in a small bowl (more like a child's portion) and my stuffed peppers were collapsed and the couscous was dry and without flavour. It looked as if the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Keith S, Owner at The Fox & Goose at Coombe Bissett, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you for your comments and we regret you did not enjoy your visit. I am not sure why you did not say anything to our staff as all customers are checked on during the meals. As we were recommended by someone who has obviously...More

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bbtablet
30 September 2016|
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Response from keithandsuesmith | Property representative |
Hi, you have to spend a minimum of £30 to be able to claim the £10 off the bill, eg if your bill is £31.00 you can claim the £10 voucher and you would owe £21.00. I hope this explains it clearly for you. Regards The Fox and... More
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annje1661
23 May 2015|
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We can accommodate parties up to 32 people for pre- Christmas Day functions in December and there is plenty of parking. Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blandford Rd, Coombe Bissett, Salisbury SP5 4LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Salisbury  >  Coombe Bissett
  • Phone Number: +44 1722 718437
  • E-mail
Description
A Village Freehouse in the picturesque village of Coombe Bissett 2 miles outside of Salisbury on the A354. Offering Local and National Real Ales, Wines from around the World and Homecooked Food.
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