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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Cultural Center
“An almighty creation surrounded by a beautiful Close of period houses and manicured lawns”
  • 81 locals recommend
Museum
“The Salisbury museum houses one of the best collections relating to Stonehenge and local archaeology. The museum is housed in the Kings house, a grade I listed building, where King James I of England was entertained in 1610 and 1613.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Premise
“Julius Caesar came saw & conquered, as did William the eponymous Conqueror a mere millennium later”
  • 8 locals recommend
Cinema
“Inside the foyer is all genuine from the pre-Tudor period and has original Oak beams in the ceiling with shields and swords hanging on the walls. Worth a visit for a touch of history and a good movie.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Food
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“Upmarket supermarket with a post office, dry cleaners, bakery, cafe, and homeware all inside one shop.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Establishment
“This English Heritage Site provides good views and sense of the history around Salisbury. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Locality
“Just a few miles down the road Salisbury is a beautiful, friendly place to visit.”
  • 55 locals recommend
Café
“Local arts centre with a cafe - they have exhibitions of art, concerts, theatre, live music. Nice place to hang out or see a performance. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great French food, and serve a great choice of breakfast options, you can sit outside and take in the ambience. They also do a great value lunch menu 2 courses for £10.95 (@ 3.6.17).”
  • 6 locals recommend
Premise
“Peaceful & Town Path leads to The Old Mill 11th century inn, with stunning cathedral views”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Oldest Pub in town, with original front bar and delightful garden for drinks and meals - lovely atmosphere, recommended for summer evenings.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Premise
“Small theatre with a great ambience. Plenty on offer for all tastes and ages. Bar with reasonable prices, and option of pre ordering drinks for interval. Nice ice cream on offer. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“It's an independent cafe and gallery; the food is seasonal and there's lots to see and browse. Great vibe at lunchtime”
  • 9 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“This is delicious fine Indian cuisine. The atmosphere is great and the food is amazing.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Corner Shop
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  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Charter Markets every Tuesday & Saturday (9.00am - 3.30pm, Saturday – 4.00pm- approx 70 stalls of various sizes -( fruit,veg, fish, cheese, hardware etc etc clothes central hot food area offering Hog roast, Thai, South African and Indian Food) Lively atmosphere- specialist ones often on Fridays & Sundays- sit out with a drink & food--listen to musicians Artisan (first Sunday in month, 10 am-4pm) www.salisburycitycouncil.gov.uk & Vintage ones, Foodie (28/7) & French specials & more; check out for dates on www.salisburycitycouncil.gov.uk ”
  • 6 locals recommend