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The Rusty Axe

$$ - $$$, British,
Stembridge | TA12 6BL, Martock, Yeovil TA12 6BL, England
+44 1460 419213
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“the pub” (7 reviews)
“land lord” (3 reviews)
“beer garden” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Stembridge | TA12 6BL, Martock, Yeovil TA12 6BL, England
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed August 13, 2017

We visited with friends last week. The food and drinks were excellent, spoilt only by cold plates. We will visit again.

Thank H W
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Very tasty and well presented Sunday lunch just as you want it to be. Locals coming and going so very well patronised which is always a good sign.

Thank fmcintyre
Reviewed June 4, 2017

The landlord and guests came out onto the terrace to watch the revelry as Taunton Deane Morris Men danced outside The Rusty Axe. Fine local beers and ciders were quaffed in a warm and friendly village pub atmosphere, and we even found an Australian! Then...More

Thank tauntondeanemorris
Reviewed February 21, 2017

Very friendly, welcoming staff. The food is great as is the beer. Caught the Morris dancing there too which was a pleasant surprise. A really lovely pub!

Thank Linda T
Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

The food in the Rusty Axe is great, since our last visit they have introduced a Sunday Carvery. We went as a family and we were offered a choice of roast beef or gammon. Most of us selected roast beef with all the trimmings and...More

Reviewed November 9, 2016

Went down for a family funeral and stayed nearby. Were made to feel really welcome - visited in the afternoon for a drink and then went back in the evening for a meal. Home cooked and delicious. The landlord and his wife were very welcoming...More

Thank rachetjaw
Reviewed October 28, 2016

Called in at lunch time for a drink and decided to have lunch as well. Well presented and reasonably priced, and our golden retriever was made welcome in the bar. We will certainly visit again when in the area.

Thank GoldiesSomerset
Reviewed October 3, 2016

We had lunch sitting in the beer garden enjoying the warm September afternoon. This is a friendly local pub and we were greeted with lots of banter and advice of where to visit during our stay in Somerset. The food was good and not expensive....More

Thank RanM-WD
Reviewed September 15, 2016

if you want to go out of your way to visit a good pub then this is the pub for you, the landlord and lady are warm welcoming people, the locals are down to earth and easy to chat to. And Friday is the best...More

1  Thank Tony C
Reviewed August 28, 2016

Didn't know about this place until we went for a drive. Landlord was friendly and the food menu looked interesting and full of variety. Must visit for a meal. Beer was good!

1  Thank Linda C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stembridge | TA12 6BL, Martock, Yeovil TA12 6BL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Yeovil  >  Martock
  • Phone Number: +44 1460 419213
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