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Address: New Commercial Inn Trinity Square, Axminster EX13 5AN, England
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Friday Event

Attended for a Friday meal event. It was excellent. The staff were all very friendly. The food was gorgeous, we had an introduction by each chef for their course of the meal and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
SonyaHinchey
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Kent, United Kingdom
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Kent, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended for a Friday meal event. It was excellent. The staff were all very friendly. The food was gorgeous, we had an introduction by each chef for their course of the meal and its background. Each course was a lovely surprise as you do not know what is being served until just before serving. It was a lovely relaxed communal... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked the festive lunch as a treat for my husband. The staff were very welcoming the food delicious and ambience was relaxed and informal. We enjoyed the chefs intro to the menu and having a look around the cottage, cookery school and gardens However at the end of a lovely day we were in for a shock. We got... More 

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016

we were a group of 10 and had a perfect evening. the service was impeccable with a huge selection of food, all beautifully cooked - as you would expect really and we were not disappointed. Nibbles to start, good selection of wine, extras we didn't expect. We left sated and knew we had all had a great experience. we will... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

We had been given a gift of a Sunday lunch at River Cottage HQ and duly went along , I was curious , to see the cottage and wandered about the menu that we would be served. It was a fairly chilly day , as we arrived at River Cottage HQ there was a mist over the valley that was... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

I recently attended the one day cookery course. It was a great experience from start to finish. All the staff are both friendly and incredibly passionate which doesn't fail to inspire. The day is well organised and nice treats are brought out throughout the day between tasting of your own culinary creations. The care and attention to every detail means... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

Attended the 2 day course with my sister. There were about 18 people on the course which at first I thought seemed a lot but actually it worked really well. The tutor, Matt (if tutor is the right word), was knowledgeable, but the course was not too techie (if you are a really keen cook I suspect you would be... More 

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Devizes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

My wife treated me to a visit to River Cottage for my 50th birthday - could not have asked for a better present! The whole evening was great starting with the tractor ride from the car park to River Cottage. From that point on, it was just food, food and mote food. EWe started off in a cosy yurt with... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

My sister and I attended dinner with Hugh - a fabulous experience and wonderful to hear him speak so passionately about sustainable living. Food delicious and we are looking forward to coming back for a foraging course next year!

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Frome, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

We had sunday lunch as a couple after being given a voucher. The view from the parking area is stunning and then you go down to the site on a tractor and trailer. We did feel we were waiting around a long time for the meal, 2hrs after we were told to arrive. There was lots of it though and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

This is such a fun experience from beginning to end. You get picked up in the tractor to take us down to a huge Yerte where we had an apple brandy and a couple of canapes while being given a brief talk about RC. We were then given the opportunity to have a look round the property and chat with... More 

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