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The Wheatsheaf - Combe Hay

Combe Hay, Bath BA2 7EG, England
01225-83-35-04
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Ranked #129 of 459 Restaurants in Bath
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $47 - $78
Hours:
Tue 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thu - Mon 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: British
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Named as a 'Rising Star' in the Michelin Guide 2008, The Wheatsheaf in Combe Hay - only 15 minutes from the centre of Bath – is hotly tipped to become one of the south west's top dining destinations. This award-winning restaurant overlooks the village of Combe Hay which is nestled at the southern tip of the Cotswalds, and was recently voted as one of The Times top 20 villages to live in. It goes without saying the food at The Wheatsheaf is spectacular. Head Chef Lee Evan has earned a stellar reputation for his modern British cooking, and signature dishes include the lasagne of Cornish crab, ginger and lemongrass foam; and the loin of venison served with apple and truffle risotto.
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Wimborne, Dorset, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

Once you have managed to find the Wheatsheaf its well worth the trip. This was our second visit, the first of which was a summers day when we ate outdoors overlooking the fantastic country side and beautiful gardens. My fish course was sublime - fresh and cooked to perfection. How often is fish overcooked and smothered in sauce? This restaurant... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

This is the second time I have visited this pub following a recommendation in the Telegraph. I was not disappointed on either occasion, this time i visited as part of a party of 8 on a Saturday lunchtime. The pub was not packed but busy, the staff were helpful and very efficient without being in the least intrusive, the food... More 

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Lyme Regis, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The most wonderful dining experience, cosy & warm,a lovely friendly guy at the helm,who was both helpful & patient.To top it all the food was amazing.thank you for a truly fab evening on tuesday the 17th of november.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

The Wheatsheat is located in an idyllic setting in Combe Hay, about 10/15mins from the centre of Bath. We have visited the Wheatsheaf numerous time this year and are always impressed with the great, friendly service, and amazing food. Every time we visit the Wheatsheaf we can't help but be impressed by the menu offering, there is always a nice... More 

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Wiltshire
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I recently met some friends here for lunch. It's not easy to find, being down lots of little winding country lanes. But when you arrive, it is well worth it. I could see that in the summer the garden must be beautiful. The pub itself is really nicely decorated, and very comfortable. But the food is the star. I had... More 

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Midsomer Norton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

A bit o the pricey side but lovely setting, good choice of menu well presented in a lovely old English Pub. Not the easiest place to find but worth a visit for a special occasion meal

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Bristol
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

A warm welcome is guaranteed at the Wheatsheaf. Family run pub with modern decor and a roaring fire. 2 sofas either side of the fire mean that you can relax there after your meal, or take a walk in the glorious quiet countryside around the pub. The landlord and his family are genial hosts and you feel very at home... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We have done christening meals, 40th Birthdays and lots of memorable meals at the Wheatsheaf. it has the perfect mix for me; great locally sourced food, friendly service and amazing setting. Whether you are sitting around the fire in winter or basking on the terrace in summer it is simply my favourite place to eat.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This was our 4th visit over the summer and I struggle to understand why anyone owning this business hasn't worked out that Friday and Saturday evenings are going to be busy and get the service sorted out. Each time we have had to wait 2 or 3 deep at the bar, we always reserve a table but still we wait... More 

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Bath
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68 reviews 68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

A visit with friends early week evening. An efficient friendly welcome with name recognised, friendly staff and a log fire burning in the grate.The owner was away for a few days but standards as high as when he is there , the test of good staff training.Former proprietor of The Beaujolais drinking there so a good seal of approval!! The... More 

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Additional Information about The Wheatsheaf - Combe Hay

Address: Combe Hay, Bath BA2 7EG, England
Phone Number: 01225-83-35-04
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 47 - 78
Cuisine: British

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