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The Poplars

Certificate of Excellence
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Shop Lane | Wingfield, Trowbridge BA14 9LN, England
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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely food and nice atmosphere. Has been run by the same family for many years and when we visit we are always greeted like old friends and made to feel special.

Thank Janet B
Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat here regularly and are never dissapointed! It's family run, and the atmosphere is warm and welcoming. It's an old fashioned country pub/restaurant and very clean. If you want minimalistic and severe do not come to this establishment. You can tell the chef loves to cook (everything is freshly cooked to order, there are no microwave meals here) and... More 

1 Thank Andrea H
Plymouth, UK
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115 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

superb food, plenty of choices, friendly staff and cosy atmosphere. The menu is varied with plenty of choices and when it arrives the food is hot and delicious.

Thank DevonianPlymouth_UK
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family always try to come here when i come back to visit and this was no exception! It was my big 30 so booked a table for 7 of us for a Sunday lunch. Arrived, greeted by the staff with that family friendly feel which is always good. We always get our drinks from the bar because I always... More 

5 Thank Damon P
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in on a Saturday with my wife and small child. We were very well looked after by the staff and the food was decent. Would recommend booking as it was busy.

Thank Mark B
Bath, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Poplars is local to us, and we go frequently. Last night we were a group of 10, and the service was excellent: they are simply very friendly people. We had a broad range of dishes from the xtensive menu(lots of daily specials); and there is always super traditional food as well as the less common like Ostrich. It is... More 

Thank chirojones
Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to spend New Year's Eve at the Poplars having visited before and we couldn't have made a better choice. Arriving at the venue we were warmly greeted by the very friendly staff who showed us to our table. Once seated our drinks order was taken and we were offered some very tasty canapés. The Parma Ham wrapped asparagus... More 

1 Thank Jen1878
Westbury, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The venue is really nice and very friendly staff. However the steak (Sirloin) that we ordered) particularly my Wife's was extremely fatty so much so she could not eat it. Quite disappointed we left quickly.

Thank 2017_simon
poplarsinn, Manager at The Poplars, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am very sorry to hear of your disappointment with your sirloin steaks. We always strive to have very high quality meats from our butcher. I do wish you would have said on the occasions you were checked if everything was alright, both during the meal and after, but appreciate this is not always the... More 

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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550 reviews
295 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 276 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My companion and I arrived at this premises on spec for a Sunday lunch. It has two dining/bar areas, the main one I felt was more comfy and characterful that the other, but both pleasant. We were originally in the second room on our own but accommodated in the main area when a table became free. The second room did... More 

Thank Gail T
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a couple of times and yet to be disappointed Sunday lunch is excellent and food well presented Vegetable portions are a bit small but no problems if you request additional items

1 Thank Phil D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop Lane | Wingfield, Trowbridge BA14 9LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Trowbridge
  • Phone Number: 441225752426

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?