Somerset restaurants

Top Choice Gastropub in Somerset

Lord Poulett Arms

At Hinton St George's deliciously olde-worlde village pub the assured food pairs classic ingredients with imaginative additions – here prime meat and fish come with wild garilc pesto, chipotle mayonnaise and horsera…
Top Choice British in Glastonbury


Formerly a sheepskin factory, now a hip hang-out, at cavernous red-brick Bocabar a pan-global menu takes in mezze platters, fish stews, gourmet burgers and adventurous puddings. Live bands play several times a week,…
Cafe in Wells

The Bishop's Table

The views from this award-winning cafe are often of a quintessentially English scene: croquet players, dressed all in white, tapping their way around the lawns of the Bishop's Palace. An irresistible setting for bre…
Cafe in Wells

Goodfellows Cafe & Seafood Restaurant

There's a choice of eating options in Goodfellows' three vibrant rooms: the continental cafe menu offers cakes, pastries and light lunches (opt to pay either £11 or £20 for two courses and a drink). Or book for an e…
Bistro in Wells

Square Edge

There's an easygoing charm to Square Edge, a retro eatery where 1950s movie posters frame old jukeboxes and vintage radios. Treats range from full-blown cooked breakfasts and American pancakes to tangy salt beef toa…
Vegetarian in Glastonbury

Rainbow's End

This psychedelic cafe sums up the Glastonbury spirit, with its all-veggie food, potted plants and mix-and-match furniture. Tuck into homity pie or a hot quiche, followed by scrumptious homemade cake. The vegan and g…
Bistro in Glastonbury

Hundred Monkeys Cafe

A buzzy bistro with handwritten blackboards and a fair-trade, local, seasonal, organic ethos that infuses the mezze platters, pasta dishes, curries and risottos – including plenty of gluten-free and vegan options. T…
Pub Food in Glastonbury

Who'd a Thought It Inn

In this pleasantly peculiar locals' pub vintage advertising signs sit beside an old red telephone box and an upside-down bike dangles from the ceiling. The food is solid pub fare – sausages, pies and steaks – but th…
Vegetarian in Wells

Good Earth

A wholefoods shop that's branched out into homewares and a fantastic veggie cafe, which offers two daily dishes plus salads, soups, pizzas and quiches. To be enjoyed in a sunny dining room or the secret patio garden…
Cafe in Wells

Strangers with Coffee

'Life is too short to drink bad coffee' says the sign – something they've taken to heart here as staff work caffeinated magic with some of the best beans in town. There's a tempting selection of cakes to match.