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Matt`s Kitchen

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51 High Street, Bruton BA10 0AW, England
+44 1749 812027
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Dining options: Dinner, Private Dining, Reservations
Description: Matt's Kitchen is in Matt's house. And it isn't very big. Strictly cash...
Matt's Kitchen is in Matt's house. And it isn't very big. Strictly cash only and BYO.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
A charming rustic setting

Amazingly good restaurant in the highly acclaimed town of Bruton. An excellent meal beautifully presented in charming restaurant that feels warm and welcoming. Set menu. You need to book in advance to avoid disappointment as it was very busy. The ideal location to book the entire space for a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Bruton
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Amazingly good restaurant in the highly acclaimed town of Bruton. An excellent meal beautifully presented in charming restaurant that feels warm and welcoming. Set menu. You need to book in advance to avoid disappointment as it was very busy. The ideal location to book the entire space for a celebration.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We moved into the area a few months back and quickly became aware of the reputation of Matt's Kitchen in Bruton. Regrettably it took us too long to visit. A mistake we won't repeat. Even when we did finally call to book, it was already Wednesday and there were no tables available. However, Matt took pity on us, was very... More 

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London
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53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

Had a great evening, food was delicious and it was exactly as friends had said, first class, will definitely be coming back.

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Glastonbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This was our first visit to Matts Kitchen, certainly won't be our last! A charming chap who described each dish in mouthwatering detail and obviously loves what he does. A choice of started and dessert, One main dish which changes every evening he is open, depending on season and availability. Fine dining without the cost. Love it, thanks Matt. See... More 

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nr. Midsomer Norton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Matt is a magician. His actual kitchen is so small that he must surely be conjuring, rather than cooking, those culinary delights. His modest (newly decorated) living room, which is where you eat, makes you feel like you're dining in ancient France, or is it Morocco. Beware the man himself - he's a food whisperer. I defy you not to... More 

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MathewWatson, Owner at Matt`s Kitchen, responded to this review

A food whisperer! THAT, is definitely, a first. Thank you soon much, really glad you enjoyed it. See you again soon. Cheers Matt More 

LONDON
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87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Matt's Kitchen is actually the front of his house and probably has about 20 covers. All dietary needs are catered for, just email or contact in advance with likes/dislikes. There is a selection of starters but only one main course and then a selection of puddings. All good, bring your own wine, cash only, highly recommended.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Thanks Matt for an exceptional dinner last Thursday. A truly smashing evening with lots of wonderful food, and even a specially made risotto for our vegetarian friend.

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Bruges, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

The food at Matt's Kitchen is delicious and I love the fact it is so different from pub meals and regular restaurant food. This was our second visit and we were not disappointed. Matt is always so friendly and you now that the food is prepared with love and care. I will be BACK!!

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Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

It's just like being in a friends kitchen. Very informal and friendly. Matt took the time to explain everything on the menu and even offered alternatives to some of the ingredients. The food was exquisite, home cooked but with a 5 star presentation. Service was good and the staff managed to cope with a full house. Prices were very good... More 

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Shepton Mallet, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

This is our second time eating at Matt's Kitchen and I loved it just as much as the first. Amazing food, great ambience and superb hosting - thanks for making the kids feel so welcome!

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Additional Information about Matt`s Kitchen

Address: 51 High Street, Bruton BA10 0AW, England
Phone Number: +44 1749 812027
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bruton
Average Prices: USD 20 - 55

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  • Address: 51 High Street, Bruton BA10 0AW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bruton
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 812027

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 55

Description

Matt's Kitchen is in Matt's house. And it isn't very big. Strictly cash only and BYO.

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