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The Stags Head

$$ - $$$, British,
10 West Street, Dunster, Exmoor National Park TA24 6SN, England
+44 1643 821229
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“fish pie” (18 reviews)
“pastry” (6 reviews)
“beef” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
10 West Street, Dunster, Exmoor National Park TA24 6SN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a few nights of Brewers Fayre food my work colleagues and I ventured further a field in search of food. A chance halt at the Stags Head provided a welcome change. A friendly welcome from the barman and chef prompted us to stop. Locally...More

Thank 218Henners29
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here during the Dunster by Candlelight weekend. When we walked in it was so packed I had very low expectations of us ever being served and if we did I thought it would be poor due to the sheer volume of people...More

Thank larainotterton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned from Dunster by Candlelight. Stayed at the Stag for 3 nights. We were in room 1 so had our own bathroom, very small but at least in the room. We had no complaints at all about our room. Very clean and well decorated....More

Thank Nocky_75
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well first of all if you have never been , Dunster by candlelight is a must .... it’s magical. Visiting with my cousin we enjoyed all the evening had to offer and just fancied a bite to eat before returning to Bridgwater. Every where was...More

Thank Clare S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this months ago prior to watching the procession through the streets, just as well as. It was so busy, pleasent welcome drinks arrived and food was excellent for the four of us, very reasonably priced well done and thank you for making it...More

Thank honekermrmichaelh
Reviewed November 6, 2017

The Stags Head is staffed by a friendly, young team, and the pub has a nice atmosphere, but they should not pretend that the quality of their food matches the levels offered by Hathaways next door, or Reeves or the Lutteral Hotel in the main...More

1  Thank SMS93
Reviewed November 5, 2017

This is a typical hotel thats needs updating, our rooms was poor with the smell of something the curtain was hanging off the hooks and worst of all the bathroom was in a converted cupboard across the hall far to small and was not private...More

3  Thank geraldlee2016
Reviewed October 29, 2017

We had lunch here and, as a party of five including children (plus one dog), we were made to feel very welcome. The food was great, particularly the steak and stilton pie, and, at the end of the meal, there were five empty plates and...More

Thank Jen F
Reviewed October 27, 2017

I was charged £ 9.95 for a baked potato with a handful of baked beans and some salad excluding drink.

3  Thank Claire D
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I called in to eat on two occasions and we were not disappointed. The food was really delicious. The staff are very friendly and helpful. We would eat there again if in the area.

1  Thank slickspivSheffield
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Questions & Answers
October 19, 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Caz O | Reviewed this property |
there was children in there when i went and there is a very long garden i think its ok for kids
carolyn s
April 6, 2016|
Response from Nikki P | Reviewed this property |
They do have a vegetarian menu, not sure how to rate it as we did not have it, but you can go on to their website a view their menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 West Street, Dunster, Exmoor National Park TA24 6SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Dunster
  • Phone Number: +44 1643 821229
  • E-mail
Ta24 6sn
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