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The Old Bakehouse

St. James Street, South Petherton, England
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good5%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
3 weeks ago
“Good food”
27 Sep 2017
“Friendly lady, welcoming and lovely food”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
St. James Street, South Petherton, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food we had was tasty and served in good time. Although we did feel we had to leave but we do out stay our welcomes but it was a xmas meal good service and would return

Thank walkingloopylou
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We were visiting the village and called into the pub for lunch. We had wholetail scampi, which came with chips, peas and tartar sauce (tasted home made), ordered side of salad (good size) lamb curry and a New Yorker. We were also offered a free...More

Thank quillingartist
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Popped in Sunday evening for a meal. Restaurant was empty and we were asked if we had reserved. Said no - and there was a pause whilst it was worked out whether they could fit us in... Eventually a table was laid up for us...More

Thank Jo-C-72
Reviewed 28 March 2017

The food was excellent. We ate on St Patrick's night when they had a special menu, however, the general menu also looked very good and came complete with details of all different ingrediants to make it easy for any allergy sufferers. Would certainly go there...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We decided to try the bakehouse as we had eaten there a while ago and we often use the adjoining Brewers Arms. The restaurant was nicely decked out for the occasion and we were shown to our table and it all looked very good. It...More

Thank Kevin E
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

The specials look like someone with some culinary ability has been involved. The traditional pub grub appears to be left to the work experience. While the staff are attentive, the woman in charge has all the warmth and hospitality of a prison warden. Portions are...More

4  Thank quietsteam
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Belly of pork is the star in the excellent menu. We just have to keep coming back. All topped off with great gluten free choice for pudding and friendly service and its a real winner. Only small gripe is lack of local cider-Perry's and Burrow...More

Thank debplants
Reviewed 17 January 2016

We visited this restaurant with friends to celebrate a birthday. We had a main course & sweets. Great menu, delicious food, friendly & efficient service with just the right amount of time between courses. Will definitely be back & highly recommend.

Thank CAGridley
Reviewed 1 January 2016

We have had the pleasure of eating here on many occasions. Nick and her staff are great, very friendly and obliging. The menu is varied, there are always specials available and food is hot and very tasty. We have never had a dissapointing meal here...More

Thank Lindsey G
Reviewed 12 December 2015

This is the part where visitors can enjoy a more formal, sit-down dining experience. Sourced from the same kitchens as the Brewers Arms the food is excellent and is an excellent choice if you have longer to savour the food. Strongly recommended.

Thank DaveV69
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Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
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  • Address: St. James Street, South Petherton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  South Petherton
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