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F.east

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East Street, Ilminster TA190AW, England
44146053183
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Wed - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Ilminster, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great cakes, coffees and a warm welcome. Well worth a visit. I came with my family - especially three young (and noises) kids. Not a problem!!

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3 Thank IainSlade1872
Chard, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yes it's a very rustic place but the food is lush & very tasty. All elements of our dishes were delicious in their own right & together made a fantastic satisfying meal. We both shared our meals... Just incase of meal-jealousy! Good selection of different meal choices. Thank you Feast!

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2 Thank fairyegg
Chard, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our second visit to f.east and still overwhelmed by the amount of flavour crammed in to the vegetarian/vegan menu. Sharing two dishes between two people but only because everything sounded so good we couldn't decide what to have each! The portion size was spot on, the colour and variety on each plate was excellent, and we were even able to... More 

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3 Thank Gareth E
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Visited F.east in March with my son who was staying with me.... WoW what a find! Fantastic vegetarian food, very reasonably priced & delicious too! Lovely courtyard garden & rustic interior.... Dog friendly & lovely staff.... Can recommend the Kashmir curry.

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3 Thank Lefay70
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

It is impossible to eat here without making lip smacking noises the food is sooooo delicious what ever you choose and also varied. The staff are charming and friendly

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1 Thank Robin E
Bridport, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Another fantastic lunch at Feast. Such clever, tasty food- absolutely delicious, and always interesting and imaginative. Great place, great staff and amazing food!

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1 Thank Bridport_diner
Bolton, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Decided to lunch here prior to a visit to the dentist close by. Very rustic and the Loo was an - err experience! - having said that, back to the food. Great selection, we had a couple of Mezze,s one of which was prepared gluten free which was very acceptable and a Mexican dish for my granddaughter. I had a... More 

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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Stopping on route to Dartmoor we were blown away by the inventive menu in this cute cafe in Ilminster. Tucked away at the top of East Street, F.east is a vegetarian cafe with tons for vegans too. We had a late lunch, sitting in the sun dappled courtyard under a pretty brick arch. Our lunch was full of flavour and... More 

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3 Thank MinkyRadcliffe
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

One of the sustaining reasons for living in Ilminster is F.east. Its like an addiction! Not only is the food fabulous, cakes to die for but the hot chocolate is the best I know. I feel a homecoming feeling when entering the consistently busy restaurant as i am always greeted with beaming smiles, roaring fires and a delicious bohemian ambiance... More 

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2 Thank Lucyaykroyd
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Popped in here for lunch after reading the reviews as we were staying nearby for a few days. We were not disappointed! Quirky, yummy and very friendly service. We had the Vietnamese coconut and butternut squash curry- it was absolutely delicious ( we both eat meat, but in no way missed it!) A smart restaurant this isn't, but the amazing... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $12
Cuisine
Vegan, Vegetarian
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Cash Only, Reservations, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Wednesday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Street, Ilminster TA190AW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Ilminster
  • Phone Number: 44146053183
Description
At the end of an unassuming road in an inconspicuous quirky terrace you will find f.east! Cosy open fires in the winter and charming outdoor seating in our courtyard in the summer. We can cater for vegans and gluten free with our small but diverse flexible menu of flavoursome food from recipes all around the world! Our lunches are freshly prepared and beautifully presented! In the words of one previous customer "even hardened carnivores will be impressed if not converts". Serving coffee and cakes from 10:00 - 17:00 Serving lunch from 12:00pm Bookings We take bookings for groups of 6+ at lunch and all walk-ins are welcome! Book a private buffet evening for 20+ Book a cookery demo evening for 8+ Our next world food themed evening is Friday 26th February - we are taking bookings now! Outside catering for any event Cakes made to order Please call us to make any bookings and we will answer any questions!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?