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The Cooper Associates County Ground

St James Street, Taunton, England
+44 845 337 1875
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Still a smart ground

Although this ground has been developed in recent years it has still kept some of its old charm. It... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2017
via mobile
Reunion lunch

Periodic visit. Always excellent. Quality food and good portions . Good variety of vegetables with... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
John H
Hook, United Kingdom
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St James Street, Taunton, England
St James Street, Taunton, England
+44 845 337 1875
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Although this ground has been developed in recent years it has still kept some of its old charm. It is the only cricket I have been to with three pavilions! Around one side is a large block of retirement flats and at one end a...More

Thank sabatinitennis
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Periodic visit. Always excellent. Quality food and good portions . Good variety of vegetables with main course. Good bar and reasonable prices. Efficient service and spotless location. Good views over county cricket ground. Ideal for group functions.

Thank John H
Reviewed 12 October 2017

My first proper visit to the ground was for day three of the Somerset v Lancashire county championship match. I am an Essex supporter who was in the area for a family visit to my mother in law. As luck would have it if Lancashire...More

Thank MartinG_53
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Was here for the last cricket match of the season. 5 of us had a great carvery lunch. Would have preferred a buffet starter but otherwise very good. In the off season they serve a Sunday lunch over the Winter. Worth booking up for!

Thank ChrisHuntingdon
Reviewed 30 September 2017

It was the first time that we visited here. We were surprised that there was no reduced price for "seniors" but happy to hear that we could get a much reduced price for the next day. We walked to the ground from our hotel (less...More

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Really enjoyed my first visit to Taunton having seen all the other counties play at home. This is one of the best experiences - staff/stewards are very friendly and helpful and the viewing points are good. Didn't try the food so can't comment. Ground itself...More

Thank maurice h
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Once inside the ground the staff are friendly and helpful and no matter where you sit you get a good view. Quite reasonable prices for County games however like all cricket grounds you will pay a lot more for 20/20 matches. A number of food...More

Thank AvidTraveler12
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Love watching the cricket here. Staff are all friendly and it is very welcoming. I do feel the food stalls are overpriced. Good idea to take your own picnic

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Two wonderful days watching County cricket at Taunton. Great views of the play from all parts of this idyllic ground.

Thank stephenparsons2017
Reviewed 9 August 2017

we went there to watch Somerset play Sussex on a Sunday bit wet but great fun as a Fathers day present good crowed did not know you were charged £1 on top of the prices of the beer for the strong plastic cups which at...More

Thank honestdoug1
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11 November 2017|
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Response from stephenparsons2017 | Reviewed this property |
The ground is wheelchair friendly and if you contact them in advance I am sure a tour can be accommodated
18 March 2017|
Response from Altdel5 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't help.
7 August 2016|
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Response from MrsG20 | Reviewed this property |
I have only been in the new Somerset Pavillon which is at one end of the ground facing towards the river. I had a seat in the front row at ground level as I am not too good with heights! Suggest you ring the ground and speak... More