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Masons Arms

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41 Lower Odcombe | Yeovil, Odcombe, Yeovil BA22 8TX, England
+44 1935 862591
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Description: The Masons Arms is a picture postcard thatched pub in a pretty hamstone...
The Masons Arms is a picture postcard thatched pub in a pretty hamstone village. We offer luxury en suite rooms, fabulous meals, microbrewery on site and a warm welcome! You can benefit from a quiet rural location surrounded by picturesque countryside whilst only 10 minutes from the A303 and minutes from the amenities available in Yeovil town centre.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food but a bit of a wait

Didn't think that booking for 7.30pm there would be too much of a wait but the pub was already packed when we got there so obviously it's very popular. Very good, varied and interesting menu but we did have to wait about 15 mins for our order to be taken and another 35 mins for the starters to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
NanaJSomersetUK
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Somerset UK
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  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Liskeard, Cornwall
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

My friend and I were staying at the cottage rental owned by the pub. We came here both nights for drinks in the outdoor smoking area which has a heat lamp - very nice place to sit and chill out. On our last day we had lunch before we left to go home. I had a bean burger and my... More 

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Surrey, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I ate here about a year ago and wasn't impressed but hoped a year on that a trip there with my family would prove my previous experience to be a one-off. Firstly, the service was slow, but they were busy. It begs the question though as to why you would accept so many bookings when you know you can't cope... More 

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masonsarms, General Manager at Masons Arms, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review. Firstly my apologies you didn't enjoy your experience with us. We pride ourselves on our locally sourced food especially our increasingly busy Sunday lunch. We apologise that you felt it wasn't to our usual standard, we do ensure every customer is table checked to allow us to rectify any problems... More 

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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Fantastic muscles, steak, presentation of food and service excellent. Highly recommended!! Never had a bad meal here, but tonight the food was exceptional.

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masonsarms, General Manager at Masons Arms, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind words. It's great to hear that people enjoy what we are doing! Hope to see you again very soon. More 

Mevagissey United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We stayed on the pub camp site and had booked a table for four. The food and service was excellent. I also recommend The Liver and Bacon. This was washed down with several pints of bitter from their own micro brewery. Just perfect.

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masonsarms, General Manager at Masons Arms, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review. I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Drew is very proud of his beer, rightly so, and loves when people enjoy it. Look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Edenbridge, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Had a wonderful evening here last night. Superb friendly service, superb delicious food, superb relaxing atmosphere. Recommend the Liver & Bacon with Bubble & Squeak and Cheeseboard.

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masonsarms, General Manager at Masons Arms, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind words. I'm glad you enjoyed your visit with us, I must admit the liver is one of my favourites as well. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Somerset UK
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Didn't think that booking for 7.30pm there would be too much of a wait but the pub was already packed when we got there so obviously it's very popular. Very good, varied and interesting menu but we did have to wait about 15 mins for our order to be taken and another 35 mins for the starters to arrive. However... More 

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masonsarms, General Manager at Masons Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a comment. We are so pleased you enjoyed your meal with us. Apologies about the wait however we have a very smell kitchen and sometimes over the weekend a slight delay can occur. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Barnsley
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

When you support Chesterfield FC and they have a game in Yeovil on Good Friday, you have no good excuse not to go, other than there being nowhere good to stay. Well, the Mason's Arms at Lower Odcombe takes that excuse away! The booking process was really easy - email, quick phone call, job done. We had a really friendly... More 

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masonsarms, Manager at Masons Arms, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive comments, we really appreciate it! We'd love to welcome you back next year although I fear Yeovil and Chesterfield will not be playing in the same league by then - maybe an FA cup draw...?! More 

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Booked a table at the Masons Arms on a recommendation. Waited 15 mins and no one came to take our order, my wife had to go to the bar to place our food order. The starter took another 20 mins whilst the main was over an hour later. The food was a disappointment. My wife's chicken was battered which was... More 

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masonsarms, Manager at Masons Arms, responded to this review

I'm so sorry that you did not enjoy your meal with us the other night. The kitchen was very busy and subsequently the later bookings in the evening got slightly delayed before their orders could be taken. The chicken breast is breaded which is not stated on the menu but I've spoken to the chef's and we will change this... More 

Yeovil
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63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

This pub has long been a local favourite but has recently benefited from a tasteful update. The menu also appears to have undergone a makeover, with a wide variety of dishes to please every palate. All three of us chose the ribs, which was a splendidly decadent concoction of sticky barbecue meat, served with enormous twice cooked chips and onion... More 

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masonsarms, General Manager at Masons Arms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to leave a review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your meal with us. The ribs are definitely one of my favourites. So pleased you like the new look and I look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Maldon, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We eat here late on Saturday and had to amend our booking time en route. The staff could not have been friendlier before and during our stay (we were camping also). The food was amazing and we felt very good value. Both my wife and I along with our young daughter and two dogs were made to feel really welcome... More 

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masonsarms, General Manager at Masons Arms, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Next time hopefully a bit longer. I am proud of The Masons as are all the staff and I'm really pleased it shows. Hope to see you again soon. More 

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Address: 41 Lower Odcombe | Yeovil, Odcombe, Yeovil BA22 8TX, England
Phone Number: +44 1935 862591
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Yeovil  >  Odcombe
Cuisine: Pub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 41 Lower Odcombe | Yeovil, Odcombe, Yeovil BA22 8TX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Yeovil  >  Odcombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1935 862591

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children

Description

The Masons Arms is a picture postcard thatched pub in a pretty hamstone village. We offer luxury en suite rooms, fabulous meals, microbrewery on site and a warm welcome! You can benefit from a quiet rural location surrounded by picturesque countryside whilst only 10 minutes from the A303 and minutes from the amenities available in Yeovil town centre.

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