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The Poplars

££ - £££, British,
Shop Lane | Wingfield, Trowbridge BA14 9LN, England
+44 1225 752426
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“liver” (13 reviews)
“sea bass” (7 reviews)
“potatoes” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Shop Lane | Wingfield, Trowbridge BA14 9LN, England
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81 - 90 of 404 reviews

Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Visited The Poplars on a Sunday lunchtime with a large family group. Despite the popular pub being busy they ensured we were seated straight away and we didn't have to wait long for our order to be taken or food to arrive. The food was...More

1  Thank LauraMonts
Reviewed 16 November 2016

So as you might imagine it can't be bad.Landlords have come and gone, some more popular than others,h however now it is in the capable hands of a hard working family. Mine host James,is always has a welcoming smile, backed up by great team doing...More

1  Thank james p
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Came for my birthday meal with family and enjoyed a delicious, well priced meal of Sea Bass with fresh local vegetables and new potatoes. There is a wide choice of items on the menu and the specials board included such items as Kangaroo steak. Good...More

1  Thank Terry L
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Returned as I said we would when in the area again. 4 of us again and we thoroughly enjoyed our meals. Lamb shank, fillet steak, pork belly and liver. Only small gripe was my wife's liver wasn't hot enough. It was returned with no problem...More

1  Thank Peter L
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

This is our family's regular venue for 'Special Occasions'. Today was Mum's 93rd. As always the welcome, Staff, food, drinks and vfm were excellent. The staff were happy to provide something not on the menu and the dessert even had a candle to mark the...More

1  Thank Woodies60
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We booked for 3 on a Wednesday lunchtime. 2 cods with chilli,new potatoes and fresh vegetables and 1 liver, onion and mash with bacon. The food was good quality, hot and well presented. Staff were friendly, and the only negative was we had to go...More

1  Thank Gary W
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely lunch time menu in a warm and friendly pub. Friendly and helpful staff and wonderful dood. Would highly recommend.

1  Thank KeaEssex
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Have the people of Trowbridge no taste buds? Ate here with my son, his fiancee (now our daughter-in-law) and my wife. The food was beige and had no taste. We all had different meals so there was no reason for such bland food. Just awful...More

2  Thank sueanddaveEngland
poplarsinn, Manager at The Poplars, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to The Poplars. We are very sorry to hear of your disappointment. As a family business of 16 years, we use Trip Advisor feedback to be able to improve on areas where we receive...More

Reviewed 27 October 2016

very welcoming.Visiting again with friends from Bradford on Avon excellent food and service setting is just great. many visits-never disappointed

1  Thank ronald h
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Went with my fiancé and a friend, booked as it is notoriously busy. Really nice food, all 3 of us thoroughly enjoyed it! Hot, tasty and friendly service. Nice to sit outside and watch the cricket afterwards with a pint as well. Recommended

1  Thank PhilBrown1972
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Noel P
14 August 2017|
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Response from poplarsinn | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry Noel P. We are currently serving Stowford Press & Weston's Old Rosie & occasionally Rosie's Pig. We also serve bottles of various flavours of Bulmers. Hope to see you soon for a pint!!
20 April 2017|
Response from poplarsinn | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry.., yes the toilets in the lounge are large enough to be accessed in a wheelchair and it is all on a flat level so no steps to conquer! Please just mention when you book if one of the party is in a... More
14 April 2017|
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Response from poplarsinn | Property representative |
Hi Simon, Thank you for your enquiry. Unfortunately we cannot reserve tables outside, as our benches are on a help yourself basis! However, we are able to reserve you a table in the bar area, where dogs are welcome too if... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop Lane | Wingfield, Trowbridge BA14 9LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Trowbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 752426
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The Poplars is a family run country pub & restaurant, offering delicious home cooked food, a friendly atmosphere & great service. Situated in the lovely Wiltshire village of Wingfield between Trowbridge & Bath, whether you wish to enjoy a quiet drink in the bar or dine in one of 2 restaurants, you're always welcome.
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