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The Outside Chance

££ - £££, British,
71 High Street | Manton, Marlborough SN8 4HW, England
+44 1672 512352
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (32 reviews)
“roast lunch” (3 reviews)
“fish and chips” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
71 High Street | Manton, Marlborough SN8 4HW, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Unimpressed with the restaurant options but eventually found something. Ordered a couple of dishes and a couple of drinks. The wrong drinks were brought after a 20 minute wait in the baking heat. We continued to wait for our food to appear. 45 minutes later,...More

Thank George S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this pub my chance, driving back from Avebury saw the sign on the main road for it, so we took a chance, so glad we did. Excellent service and food, staff very friendly, we were able to sit in the garden as the evening...More

Thank MrsPT572
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely place with friendly and professional staff serving lovely food. Great play area for the children, the manager even came out and cleared birds mess off the play area without us mentioning it first. Really thoughtful. Can’t understand some of the poor reviews...More

1  Thank AndrewBecki
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Booked here after hearing such good reports and we were not disappointed Staff were lovely couldn’t be more helpful There was a large group of us so we had pre booked our food except my husbands as it was a surprise for him although that...More

1  Thank NickyB1966
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Ate near recently and it was fine. But it does that annoying thing of serving your chips “skin on” and in a metal pot and Charging more for the privilege. Lovely village, nice play area. But I think for a village pub for a pint...More

Thank the_f_ranger
Reviewed 14 May 2018

A really super village pub with a good varied menu.Very friendly staff .lots of outdoor space for eating/drinking and excellent play area for Children. Just a short pleasant walk from Marlborough?

3  Thank MiloMutt
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Went to the outside chance for a couple of drinks and ended up ordering some food, I can definitely recommend the hunters chicken burger plus a nice friendly atmosphere

3  Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Came here after a visit to west woods with my husband , 4 year old Daughter and Parents. It was a lovely sunny day so we enjoyed some drinks in the garden whilst we waited for our roast dinners to be prepared. My daughter loved...More

1  Thank Rachael R
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Had a great meal here relaxed setting lovely staff nothing to much trouble. Oh yes spectacular food and beer.

2  Thank Milo M
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Having eaten here before, we drove quite a long way to repeat the good meal, sadly we were disappointed. The pub was busy, suggesting that it is still popular and good, but that was not our experience. The service was lax and disinterested, the waitresses...More

1  Thank CBees29
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$29
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 High Street | Manton, Marlborough SN8 4HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Marlborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1672 512352
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A traditional English pub co-owned by legendary Champion jockey, A.P. McCoy, in a picturesque village walking distance from Marlborough, serving Wadworth ales & delicious food made with local produce.
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