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The Star Inn

) #3 of 6 Restaurants in Winscombe $$ - $$$ , British,
A38 | Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Winscombe BS25 1QE, England
+44 1934 844453
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
A38 | Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Winscombe BS25 1QE, England
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1 - 10 of 228 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We were traveling on the A38 around midday on a Sunday, looking for a lunch stop, and came across The Star Inn in a village called Star. There was adequate parking and tables were available inside although the place was very busy. An excellent carvery...More

Thank DigbyUk
Reviewed 5 days ago

First visit after much praise from my friends.I must say the choice of meats,vegetables and potatoes was very very good,staff friendly,wonky table in the snug.My only complaint would be that the plates were cold therefore the meat was cold and the stuffing balls were tiny,but...More

Thank Jen C
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Super carvery reasonably priced and the staff are friendly and helpful looking forward to another visit we previously took a party of ten they all were pleased with their meals. I would certainly recommend this venue.

Thank Kenneth J
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped on the way the the airport for some lunch. After traveling quite a way, done our party needed the toilet. When we arrived, the pub was shut but, on checking the opening times, we decided to wait the twenty minutes until the advertised opening...More

Thank PlanetGanet
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We frequently visit with friends and find the staff very friendly and accommodating. The home cooked food is always excellent especially the carvery. Booking is essential on a Sunday.

1  Thank Graham R
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Having been a customer on and off for some years,I was sadden to say that my family and I on one of our visits was not too pleased. BUT I always got to give credit where it is due, My family and I returned to...More

Thank taurusbristol
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We have been coming here on and off since 1979 when we lived nearby and it was a small locals pub with a tiny lounge and a few farmers kept their tankards by the bar. Several years ago it was enlarged and the food including...More

Thank travelfan46
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Sunday carvery offering a variety of portions to suit everyone's budget. Properly cooked vegetables with plenty of flavour. Choice of meats. All this and happy staff. We arrived to coincide with a visit from the local Birds of Prey centre in the pub garden. Thank...More

Thank 845Robert
Reviewed 13 March 2017

4 of us had a carvery lunch today and were pleasantly surprised to find that their medium sized meal was on special offer. The food was fresh and hot and was worth the normal price never mind the special offer. The staff are friendly and...More

Thank GrahamBurton
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Modestly priced and with large and small meal options, our Sunday Lunch was a huge success. Disabled parking was mostly lower down but I prefer to park at the top and stay at that level to avoid lots of steps. You need to be at...More

Thank lewis482
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
how much for adult carvery and a childsplease
18 April 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Neil A | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but it is a fayre & square pub.look up the menu online
how much is an adult carvery and how much achilds please
18 April 2017|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
Child's £4.59 Adults £5.89 small £6.89 medium £7.89 large
Ann T
Do you offer a vegetarian menu?
9 June 2016|
Response from joel i | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Yes vegetarian options are available some homemade by are chef
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A38 | Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Winscombe BS25 1QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Winscombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1934 844453
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