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Goodfellows

5 Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2RR, England
+44 (0)1749 673866
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Ranked #13 of 69 restaurants in Wells
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $86 - $86
Cuisines: French, Seafood
Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
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English first
Portsmouth
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

We were impressed by the care that the waiter took to ensure that our dietary needs were met. Classy food and good service in a fairly classy restaurant, but quite reasonably priced. Would definitely go again if we were in the vicinity

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Cheddar, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Set lunch with main, wine, fancy cake is great. Nothing more to say really but as I have to do 100 characters my recommendation is, go,there if you're in Wells.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The fish restaurant is consistently excellent, the food always delicious and to my mind very good value for the quality. There's usually a prix fixe with some tasty options as well as a la carte for a bit more choice. I've never had a duff meal, in fact it's some of the finest seafood I've eaten, bringing together French, Asian... More

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Winscombe, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This was our fourth visit to the Wells a la carte restaurant, booked in advance, on-line, over a period of a few months. The first three visits gave a first class experience. On this occasion we were "greeted" by the surly French madame and seated in the cafe; The small round table was not really big enough for three persons... More

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U.K.
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Loved, the cakes, the ambience, creamy hot chocolate or beautiful coffee, and a great light menu. Morning coffee equally good, probably the best in Wells.

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Shepton Mallet, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

I have been to both the Wells and Stepton Mallet restaurants and can say that if nothing else they are consistent. Both venues the food was indeed good, however in both we were graced by absolutely abysmal abrupt and quite frankly rude and arrogant service by on both occasions French staff. The place has great potential to be one of... More

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Wells, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I have to say, the food was sensational, presentation, spot on and the attentive staff perfect. My fish dishes were very well cooked and the wine recommended by the sommelier was just right for the food we were eating. I am looking forward to our next celebration so we may eat there again.

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Aberystwyth
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Four of us were here for lunch on Saturday and were very pleasantly surprised. It's a small, cosy restaurant and therefore space is at a premium - especially if there's more than four of you eating together, however the food was seriously good, very good value and the staff very pleasant. I only have one criticism - if you can... More

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Wells, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Consistently good food, reasonable price. Wine selection good. Desserts are fantastic! Setting is not quite so inspiring but if its good food you're looking for, then you won't be disappointed.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We had a wonderful meal here with perfect service from very friendly staff. We stuck to the fish menu and found thall the dishes beautifully presented and all tasting delicious. The puddings were lovely also. The wine list was very varied and interesting. The only reason why I have not given it an excellent rating is that the ambiance really... More

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