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The Wheatsheaf - Combe Hay

#120 of 401 Restaurants in Bath
Certificate of Excellence
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Combe Hay, Bath BA2 7EG, England
01225-83-35-04
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Today
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Tue 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thu - Mon 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The room was lovely and cosy with great attention to detail. The meals were all fantastic and the hosts were very welcoming. The dogs were around when in the bar or dining area, but were incredibly well behaved so lovely to have around. Most definitely worth a visit!

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Thank DarylDowning
Queenstown, New Zealand
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I highly recommend coming to this lovely establishment. We found this pub/restaurant in the Waitrose good food guide otherwise we'd never have stumbled across it. The food was excellent and beautifully presented, really superb as was the service, ambiance and decor. I took my parents as a treat for their anniversary and for the three of us with 3 courses... More 

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Thank Sparkleythings
Sherborne, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This inn fell half way into a long circular walk on a lovely day and the extensive terrace, with views, was a perfect place for lunch and a drink. A good selection of pub meals on offer from a family run, dog friendly, pub. Service was swift.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Anniversary meal. Food average and very overpriced. Our main concern was that 2 dogs were allowed to wander around the dining area, under the tables and asking for food.

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Thank RUTH D
Towcester, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in with my Mum and Dad for a light lunch. Neither they nor I had been here for over 30 years. What a great place. Friendly staff, great food and wonderful setting. By the look of it, completely renovated to a high standard. It won't be 30 years to our next visit, loved it!!

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Thank RuralBROADband
On the Cote d'Azur
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Combe Hay, as its name suggests, lies in a leafy valley just outside Bath. For the first-time visitor, it can be tricky to find. So, set your satnav! A trip to The Wheatsheaf is a journey worth making. More resto than pub, this smart whitewashed eaterie sits on a steep slope with spectacular views across its wooded landscape. We ate... More 

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We visited once more because the weather turned hot and this is an excellent place to sit outside and watch the sun go down as you eat and drink. The service was rather slow but we enjoyed our meals, especially the pork main course. There is a good value set menu as well as an a la carte. Not a... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

A group of 6 of us stayed here for two nights and had a wonderful weekend. The pub is located quite close to Bath but is in the Tranquil village of Combe Hay. Everything here is covered from the the two lovely dogs welcoming you at the door through to the food and the rooms, this is a special place.... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful location.. Beautiful decor.. Polite and welcoming staff.. Menu looked Amazing (arrived to late to eat,however staff did cook some home cooked chips, and an amazing chocolate pudding)

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Thank Jane B
Bath, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Booked last minute to get a table for 4 here for a Sunday (I was surprised they fitted is in, knowing it's popularity). We used to come here a lot, about 20 years ago, and loved the place then. Have previously been put off visiting again due to the prices, but the 2 course for £21 Sunday lunch deal seemed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$39 - $66
Cuisine
British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Combe Hay, Bath BA2 7EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: 01225-83-35-04
Description
Named as a 'Rising Star' in the Michelin Guide 2008, The Wheatsheaf in Combe Hay - only 15 minutes from the centre of Bath – is hotly tipped to become one of the south west's top dining destinations. This award-winning restaurant overlooks the village of Combe Hay which is nestled at the southern tip of the Cotswalds, and was recently voted as one of The Times top 20 villages to live in. It goes without saying the food at The Wheatsheaf is spectacular. Head Chef Lee Evan has earned a stellar reputation for his modern British cooking, and signature dishes include the lasagne of Cornish crab, ginger and lemongrass foam; and the loin of venison served with apple and truffle risotto.

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