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Best things to do in Salisbury

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Cultural Center
“Obviously one of the main reasons people visit the City but you can spend hours looking around and enjoying the setting. You can walk from the Cathedral, into Harnham and then back along Town Path through the Water Meadows”
78local recommendations
Museum
“Great collection of historical information set in the beautiful Cathedral Close.”
11local recommendations
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.”
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Establishment
“This English Heritage Site provides good views and sense of the history around Salisbury. ”
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Food
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“Upmarket supermarket with a post office, dry cleaners, bakery, cafe, and homeware all inside one shop.”
5local recommendations
Restaurant
“Oldest Pub in town, with original front bar and delightful garden for drinks and meals - lovely atmosphere, recommended for summer evenings.”
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Premise
“Julius Caesar came saw & conquered, as did William the eponymous Conqueror a mere millennium later”
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Locality
“Beautiful small city worth exploring with some great restaurants and cafes.”
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Indian Restaurant
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“This is delicious fine Indian cuisine. The atmosphere is great and the food is amazing.”
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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”
9local recommendations
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).”
6local recommendations
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. ”
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Bar
“They also serve food which is quite nice but the not the greatest portion sizes. It's a lovely relaxed bar, great relaxing, discreet music. Great for a brunch or an evening cocktail.”
6local recommendations
Indian Restaurant
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“Good god this place is good! Excellent Indian street food café serving a limited but excellent menu”
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Corner Shop
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Premise
“Peaceful & Town Path leads to The Old Mill 11th century inn, with stunning cathedral views”
4local recommendations