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5 Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2RR, England
+44 1749 673866
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“scallops” (54 reviews)
“gazpacho” (14 reviews)
“tasting menu” (19 reviews)
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Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5 Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2RR, England
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Reviewed today

If you are anywhere near Wells this restaurant is the very best reason for for making a detour to enjoy the food and ambience of Goodfellows in the heart of this beautiful city. My two starter fish courses,fresh crab meat with crispy wonton and scallops...More

Thank norman w
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We booked for 7.30 pm and arrived on time. The dialogue with the front of house person was as follows. " Hello we booked a table for 7.30." "Your table isn't available yet. " End of. No follow up such as "please wait over here"...More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited lunch time and was told it was fully booked!! However, on asking whether they could recommend somewhere near by - they "released" a table - this confusion was down to a "misunderstanding" . Whatever, it was well worth the effort - their two/three course...More

Thank Famrave
Reviewed 1 week ago

We’ve often walked past Goodfellows and not eaten there as it looks very cramped and unexciting from the outside - and that’s exactly what it’s like on the inside too! But like some of those restaurants you stumble across on a European holiday, it’s full...More

Thank Eddylevel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really good food, well prepared and presented. This is a restaurant that knows how to prepare and cook fish properly.

Thank Park_Hall_Barry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch with friends here on a Saturday, the surroundings are pleasant and the food we had was really good as was the service. The portion size is perfect unlike so many places where they are obscenely large. An ideal location in the centre of...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I dined here on Mother's Day and were offered a set menu of two or three courses. We decided to opt for three courses at £25. We are vegan mainly, but had chosen this restaurant as three other guests were meat eaters...More

Thank SC0405
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

I have never been to Goodfellows before and was introduced by a client. What a great place! The Fish of the Day was awesome. Fantastic, tasty, well cooked food. Some of the best food I have eaten in ages. The disappointment was the dessert, which...More

Thank jon_p_taylor
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Superb meal - lovely people - couldn't fault it Thankyou for a wonderful evening a week ago.I would thoroughly recommend it

Thank Isabel S
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

I loved this place. Everything on the menu looked different and enticed me - with no regrets about what I ordered. Loved every bite. The staff were friendly and the atmosphere was quiet and cosy. I would definitely go back.

Thank Louise V
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9 September 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$86 - US$86
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2RR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 673866
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