Food and Drink
We are fortunate to have three lovely pubs in Wedmore all serving good food, with nice gardens for the summer months.
The New Inn is a traditional village pub serving tasty home cooked food and a good range of real ales. Tel: 01934 712099
The Swan is our local gastropub serving bar snacks and full meals in the restaurant. Tel:01934 710 337
The Grade II listed George Inn is full of character with lovely open fires in its dining rooms and uses seasonal and local produce in it’s dishes. Tel: 01934 712124
As well as the pubs there is a family run restaurant Nanny Ida’s offering breakfast, lunch and cream teas; The Dining Room also offering cakes, light lunches and dinner and Pumpkin our local delicatessen where you can enjoy a delicious snack. Table 8 is an indian restaurant next to The George and they will deliver a takeaway too.
Further afield we can recommend:
The Sheppey Inn at Godney a quirky pub on the Somerset Levels with modern european food and often playing live music. Tel: 01458 831594 (10 minute drive)
White Horse Inn at Mark is a traditional English Village Inn with homemade food and an open fire. Booking recommended for Sunday lunch.Tel: 01278641234 (10 minute drive)
Goodfellows , Sadler Street, Wells – seafood and fish restaurant. Tel: 01749 673 866 (15 minute drive)
Rodney Stoke Inn, Rodney Stoke – busy village inn between wells and cheddar with an extensive menu. Tel: 01749 870 209 (10 minute drive)
Sweets Tea Rooms, Blakeway between Wedmore and Meare on the Somerset Levels – cafe and tea rooms with a car boot sale at the weekends in the summer months. Open Wed-Fri 10-4 Sat & Sun 9-5. Tel: 07830 211544 (10 minute drive )
The Wheatsheaf Inn between Wedmore and Weare is well worth a visit serving it’s speciality home smoked recipes, it is also a nice place to enjoy a drink with it’s cosy woodburner for winter days.(10 minute drive)
The Duck at Burtle a gastro pub and Free House on the Somerset Levels serving fresh seasonal produce much of it locally sourced and happy to cater for vegetarian,vegan, dairy and gluten free customers. ( 20 minute drive )
A visit to Roger Wilkins Cider Farm at Mudgley is an experience not to be missed. Sample and buy the CAMRA award winning cider. Open Mon – Sat 10-8 Sun 10 – 1. Land’s End Farm, Mudgley, Wedmore Tel: 01934 712385 ( 5 minute drive )
Square Edge Cafe, at the top of Wells Market Place opposite the Town Hall – an independent coffee shop serving locally sourced home cooked food and with a dog friendly courtyard. Also open for Sunday lunch. Tel: 01749 671166 ( 20 minute drive)
The Wookey Hole Inn, Wookey Hole is another local gastro pub serving great food including delicious vegetarian dishes. Tel: 01749 676 677 ( 20 minute drive )
The Ethicurean Restaurant, Wrington is tucked away in a victorian walled garden where they grow their own produce and offer informal dining with amazing views over the Somerset countryside. Open for morning-afternoon tea cake and coffee as well as lunch and dinner, they also cater for vegetarians and vegans. Tel: 01934 863713 ( 25 minute drive )
At The Chapel, High Street, Bruton – a restaurant with bakery set in a grade II listed former chapel serving modern British food using West Country produce. Tel: 01749 814 070 (35 minute drive)
Roth Bar and Grill, Durslade Farm, Bruton – the on site restaurant in the grounds of Hauser and Wirth art gallery open from Tuesday to Sunday and serving delicious seasonal food. Tel: 01749 814700 (35 minute drive)
We would advise booking ahead particularly at weekends when local pubs and restaurants are especially busy. If you need a taxi it also pays to book in advance: Lou’s Taxi Service 07738 610357 and Wedmore Mini Buses and Taxi Tel: 01934 712735/ 07787955402.
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