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The Old Ale and Coffee House

₱₱ - ₱₱₱, British,
80 Crane Street | Hampshire, Salisbury SP1 2QD, England
+44 1722 410541
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“bubble squeak” (3 reviews)
“braised beef” (3 reviews)
“cheesy chips” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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LOCATION
80 Crane Street | Hampshire, Salisbury SP1 2QD, England
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1 - 10 of 203 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited and were met by the aroma of mulled wine and cider the range of drinks is very extensive. However the cost is a bit more than daft it is no wonder people are steering clear of the traditional night on the town when...More

Thank duncang55
Ed T, Manager at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thanks for your feedback Duncang55 - Just for info we do have a good range of gins (30+) and they are all served as 35ml measures so hopefully we can always deliver the right value - and we have a few Rosés - from a...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Myself and a group of friends reserved an area in The Old Ale House for a small gathering and the place was delightful. One of the management staff, Nicole, was extremely helpful and attentive whilst booking the visit and during our time there. We had...More

Thank ConorDeQuinn
Ed T, Manager at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Conor - thanks so much for the lovely comments - really makes our day ... especially Nicoles! Thanks Ed

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently visited for a friends birthday, and we had such a wonderful evening, there is a vast range of drinks on offer, lots of lovely little areas to sit and feel hidden away from the rest of the world, the atmosphere was amazing, and...More

Thank Beth D
Ed T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for such lovely feedback Beth - really makes our day

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped in here for lunch,great food good beer. My wife loved the choice of gins! Probably one of the best burger and chips in Salisbury! Great little outside area at the rear,also dog friendly.

Thank jamesgall84
Ed T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You star James - thanks for taking the time to tell everyone

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve recently started coming to the weekly quiz night (Tuesday nights). The entire pub has a really welcoming atmosphere, all the staff and quiz master are really friendly. The drinks are reasonably priced - but the chocolate brownie is where it’s at!!! It’s a great...More

Thank O4775MYamandar
Ed T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review us Amanda - it's lovely for the team to hear

Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Good local-feeling pub just steps away from the busy pedestrian through-way serving good pints and good small plates in a quite, late afternoon atmosphere.

Thank callmebo
Ed T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Thanks for taking the time to comment Cellmebo -

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Pleasant old pub with nice all weather pub garden with novelty decor. Had nice cake too. Good location

Thank felineluckypunk
Ed T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Thanks for the review Felineluckypunk ...

Reviewed 14 October 2018

We were looking for somewhere to grab some lunch- other places we normally go have very long waits- then we spotted this little gem. The food was brilliant, we really liked the decor. This will be our first choice for lunch in the future!

Thank Fiona H
Ed T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

And we look forward to seeing you again Fiona! Thanks

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here while in the area from a cruise ship. The atmosphere of this place is cozy and inviting. The food superb, Great variety of dishes and not a long wait. Many beers and ciders for everyone tastes! Special shout out to Kirran for...More

Thank dgoddess61
Ed T, Owner at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

What lovely review - really makes our day - thanks dgoddess

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I was served by a young tall fella called Nathan that was enthusiastic and well informed of the menu both food and drink. Very friendly and not shy of a conversation! Served us for a number of hours while out the back in the garden....More

Thank Callum B
Ed T, Manager at The Old Ale and Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Nathan gets a treat from us so thanks for that Callum and looking forward to seeing you again Thanks Ed

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josephineDorset
11 January 2018|
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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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$23
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Crane Street | Hampshire, Salisbury SP1 2QD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Salisbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1722 410541
  • E-mail
Description
A fresh take on the English Ale House of old. Serving lunch, brunch and dinner matched to fine wines, craft beers, excellent non alcoholic drinks as well as a proper range of draught beers. We have a lovely garden with huts that can be booked for larger groups. We show good quality sports in the background whilst you enjoy you food and drinks or take part in the Quiz or the numbers festivals we have in the garden.
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