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Five Dials Inn

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Goose Lane, Horton, Ilminster TA19 9QH, England
01460 55359
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  • 77
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great Sunday Lunch

Had an excellent Sunday roast today. Great beef with some tasty vegetables, not like some of the bland veggies some places serve up. Also excellent friendly service as usual.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
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  • Late Night
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119 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
London
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

Had an excellent Sunday roast today. Great beef with some tasty vegetables, not like some of the bland veggies some places serve up. Also excellent friendly service as usual.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Sarah and Paul ( landlords ) Always greet you with a smile and Warm welcome . The food , beer and atmosphere are great . I would always recommend this pub , it's a must . One of the best in the area and they also do bed and breakfast Brilliant

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

What can I say. This little pub is brilliant. The food is absolutely lovely. Their chips are the best. Everywhere is spotlessly clean. Just go!

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Portishead, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Living in Broadway we feel very lucky to have such an outstanding local that serves great food and drinks. Our last meal was delicious and the triple cooked chips are to die for. The service Paul, Sarah and the staff give is consistently exceptional and they just add to the warm atmosphere that you experience as soon as you walk... More 

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Chard, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

we regulary go the the the five dials because the food is always first class ,the suuroundings superb and the hosts are always very welcoming and friendly ,when a place serves food as delicious as the five dials does its hard to go anywhere else

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Taunton, England, United Kingdom
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96 reviews 96 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Visited some time ago, so thought would try agin as in the area, unfortunately seems it's not open on a Monday evening, so will have to try again when next in the area.

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South Somerset
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Our local' and some of the best gastro pub food you will find. Exceptional reputation for their varied and imaginative fish dishes. Triple cooked chips a total diet killer. Puddings...groan, what can I say? Great ambiance for the pub and dining areas...just go! (but book!)

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Found on TripAdvisor whilst passing through and glad we stopped. Excellent green olives, steak and two fish dishes. We recommend eating here.

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We live just over 10 miles away, but make the trip fairly regularly, as the food, drink and warm welcome make this the best choice in the area for us.Once again, we were not disappointed.The pub always has a good mix of people there to eat and/or drink- always a good sign. Wish we had as good a 'local'.

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Bradford on Avon, England
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

A group of 6 of us stopped off en-route to Saunton Sands for a Saturday Lunch recently. Conveniently located just off the A303, this immaculate village pub was ideally located for our lunch stop. The pub itself looks to have been recently renovated to a high standard. The staff were very welcoming and looked after us extremely well. The cosy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Goose Lane, Horton, Ilminster TA19 9QH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Ilminster  >  Horton
  • Phone Number: 01460 55359

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

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