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Lunch visit

Visited for lunch. Great location for the pub especially when the weather is good. Good Wadsworth... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
TravellingDSSM
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Ashford, United Kingdom
Great veiw

Stopped here for a couple of beers and to watch the world go by. Right beside a working canal lock... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Howyou
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

Great location for lunch on a sunny day along side the canal. The beer was very good but with the excellent weather it was obvious that the staff were unable to cope with the number of customers ordering food. There was a very long delay...More

1  Thank DraigGoch51
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Visited for lunch. Great location for the pub especially when the weather is good. Good Wadsworth beer. Good friendly and efficient staff. Menu is basic pub stuff.

Thank TravellingDSSM
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Any establishment proudly not offering a range of coffees despite customers repeatedly asking for them (during my brief visit) is asking for trouble. My tip to them would be for them to not recommend any of the other outlets nearby that do offer a contemporary...More

1  Thank T7584EK
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We visited this pub by the Kennet and Avon canal for lunch before a lovely walk along the canal, we chose this pub for it’s location and the fact it is very dog friendly. The landlord couldn’t have been friendlier, the menu was traditional home...More

Thank Verity S
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a couple of beers and to watch the world go by. Right beside a working canal lock, didn't try food.

1  Thank Howyou
Reviewed 20 September 2017

First impressions were good - welcoming bar area with friendly staff and landlord. The Wadworth's beer was well kept and we ordered lunch by the canal-side. The baguettes were mediocre with a very limp salad. However; the views of the canal and barges was excellent....More

1  Thank roger M
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The Black Horse sits beside the Kennett and Avon canal, with a garden stretching down to the waterside. On a summer's afternoon, no better place to be. Sadly, the reality of the experience didn't measure up. The Wadworth beer was fine, but everything else fell...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Two pints of shandy and two packets of crisps costing ten pounds and forty pence of Her Majesty's Sterling.... What a fahkin' liberty

Thank TheSmegter
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Sadly, they have not learnt from previous reviews. I ordered the mixed ploughmans now at £8.25. A very small piece of cheddar, 1 sliced of pre-sliced process ham a small baguette that had been microwaved into life. Lovely location but very poor value on food....More

Thank trevorewest
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

This pub has the most beautiful surrounding but served the worse food we have had in ages, the orders were all wrong and the menu did not match what you could actually order. If pubs are going to serve food it should be of good...More

Thank kev h
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