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The Carpenters Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
22 Church Street, Lacock SN15 2LB, England
+44 1249 730203
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible26%
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“pies” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
22 Church Street, Lacock SN15 2LB, England
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1 - 10 of 414 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My visit today was appalling and embarrassing. We have relation staying from America, 3 adults and 4 children. They went into the Carpenters Arms using the rear entrance to buy the children an ice cream and something for the adults. Firstly, an older lady, possibly...More

2  Thank grahamrichardson533
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We called in here to have lunch to celebrate my 60th birthday, I was with my son, daughter in law and three grandsons. We were all hungry and looking forward to a pub lunch, it was quiet and there didn't appear to be any tables...More

1  Thank lutsineswilderness
Reviewed 8 April 2018

This was my second visit to the Carpenters Arms - I don't remember it being bad last time but certainly not good. Simply convenient on a drizzly day when you want to get out of the wet. This time, I spent a fair amount of...More

1  Thank Fiona W
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

As we entered the pub the chef was stood to the left of the pub having a cigarette, we went in.. were not greeted by the barmaid.. then the chef cane in stinking of smoke so we decided to leave as it was rather off...More

1  Thank Amelle92
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

We decided to go for lunch here today. As usual Frank & Natalie treated us like old friends. The lunch was delicious. I had Beef stew in Yorkshire pudding. It was very flavoursome and hearty. Ideal for the cold weather. My husband David had the...More

Thank Kay T
Reviewed 21 January 2018

When we ordered food from the bar the owner asked us to pay(always a bad sign). The food was the worst we have tasted in many years. I knew then why the owner wanted us to pay when the food was ordered. We did complain...More

1  Thank David O
Reviewed 20 January 2018

My Partner and I went for lunch today and were served what I can only say was the worst meal we have ever had! I ordered Salmon & Dill fishcakes which were hard, Luke warm and tasteless. Served with over boiled potatoes, carrots, tired looking...More

2  Thank Lynsey L
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

everywhere else was busy which should of been a warning sign when this place was dead. But being hungry we took the risk which we regret. When waiting for the food we realised how dirty the place was, although on first impression it is very...More

Thank Simon G
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We visited with friends that included 3 dogs and were made very welcome .I was tempted to give a 3 out of 5 and changed it to 4 out of five as the price we paid was very,very reasonable. Basic pub food such as scampi,...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Decent size portions at a fair rate, I thought it was good to have the option to eat in or take out. Will definitely visit again with my family.

Thank Maria M
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 20
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Church Street, Lacock SN15 2LB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Lacock
  • Phone Number: +44 1249 730203
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