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New Inn

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Cudworth Road | Dowlish Wake, Ilminster TA19 0NZ, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

The new inn is situated in a beautiful little village down the road from a cider farm. We was greeted by a very friendly barmaid on arrival and after having our drinks made we took a table outside in the lovely garden. We had 3 courses using our tastecard and the food was your standard pub food which I was... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

This is my go to place, when in the area,visiting my auntie, as her dog goes with her.Friendly welcome and service, decent selection on the menu plus a specials board. My auntie's scampi,chips and salad was a good size portion, more than she could manage. My pork loin in mushroom sauce, off the specials board was very good, though I... More 

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Chard, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Although visited on a Monday lunch time found the 'pub to be busy. Food arrived freshly cooked fairly quickly. The ham was moist and succulent and was a generous portion. Well worth trying a pint of the Butcombe Ale. Made to feel welcome despite being strangers to the pub. Price of meal and drinks was very reasonable. Thank you and... More 

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Long Load, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely impromptu drink and snack here in the beer garden. The garden is gorgeous, the sun was out, we're all feeling good. Had a great time. Food isn't really anything to write home about but perfectly fit for purpose. Would definitely come back

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

Had very enjoyable lunch with my wife who can only eat gluten free meals. Food was excellent at a reasonable price. We will go back. Also its a interesting village there is Perrys Cider & Explorer John Hanning Speke' is buried in the church.

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Godalming, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit felt really welcome. Excellent friendly service with home cooked meals everyone enjoyed including our two dogs. The beer selection as superb shame I could not try more as was driving. Thanks for a great evening would not hesitate to go again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

We arrived at 2:30 just as the kitchen was closing for lunch. Not a problem we were provided with 2 large portions of roast beef dinners with all the trimmings. The staff were amongst the most friendly we have encountered on our travels and we would heartily recommend this inn to any traveller passing by. A nice pub in a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

This is a great old English country pub with good food and friendly service. We only went for lunch so I cannot comment on the Hotel quality of this property. Our lunch was well-prepared and good value for the price. Finding the location is half the fun of this property has it is tucked away in the countryside down narrow... More 

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Baldock, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

Stayed here for one night as we had a family gathering to go to. It's a pub and the car park is opposite. Great staff gave us a warm welcome. They were prepared to make us sandwiches as we were going to arrive late. They would have stayed up is we were to arrive after 11pm. They also serve great... More 

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Laxey, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

This is a really difficult one to review as there are both great and relatively poor things about the New Inn. Great: It is a beautiful old country pub in a spectacular village location, the staff and locals are friendly and welcoming and the food is great. There is good walking around the village and the location is central to... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the beautiful unspoilt village of Dowlish Wake in the heart of picturesque rural Somerset, the New Inn is a 350 year old stone built pub and is situated just 200 yards from the ever popular Perry's Cider Mill and Museum.We have two separate bar areas both with wood burning stoves, a stunning non smoking Restaurant serving lunches and evening meals and a large secluded beer garden which is perfect for those warm summer evenings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about New Inn

Address: Cudworth Road | Dowlish Wake, Ilminster TA19 0NZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Ilminster
Price Range: $80 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — New Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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