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Old Spot - CLOSED

12 Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2SE, England
+44 1749 689099
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Aug 28, 2015
“Sadly now closed”
Aug 8, 2015
“Unfortunately The Old Spot is now closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
French, British, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
12 Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2SE, England
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141 - 150 of 279 reviews

Reviewed July 21, 2013

We popped into Wells to go to the farmers market but came across Old Spot and decided to get some lunch. The food was superb and £18.50 for three course, great value to. The service was excellent and we will definitely be going there again....More

Thank Mandoir
Reviewed July 17, 2013

We had a great evening here, the food was delicious, salmon sashimi starters as fresh as you like, mains of monkfish and pork ribeye. Wonderful setting with views of the cathedral out the rear windows across the green. Tables nicely spaced, very attentive waiting staff....More

Thank JeremyNicole
Reviewed July 16, 2013

Although the food was amazing and the location stunning, I found the service to be a little rushed and "off" by one particular member of staff and when I asked if it was possible for my lamb to be slightly more well done when I...More

Thank CSJ433
Reviewed July 16, 2013

Charming location, charming staff, chef with a sense of humour and food to travel a long way for. On one of the hottest British evenings ever, a sensational artichokes and broad beans barigoule (wish we could find this again during our next few weeks in...More

Thank CookiebirdScotland
Reviewed July 11, 2013

If you are going to this place it is a really good idea to book. We visited on Wednesday 10th July around 13.00 and they only just managed to squeeze us in. We visited on the back of other reviews we had read and where...More

2  Thank Liverbirdb
Reviewed July 4, 2013

We love having lunch at The Old Spot. This was the fifteenth time since our first visit in September 2008, and we wish it could have been more often. The menu is always interesting and you can always find something to choose. The wine list...More

Thank Acreman38
Reviewed June 18, 2013

Although we were disappointed by the lack of a starter or main based on the restaurant's namesake pork (Gloucester Old Spot), the restaurant is nonetheless a nice find, with good food, reasonably priced wine list and, at least in late spring evenings, a lovely view...More

Thank Lnmsdad
Reviewed June 11, 2013

I have been to the Old Spot twice, both times with my mother, and we have, without exception, really excellent meals. The interior of the restaurant is attractive, warm and very inviting. Our meals were expertly prepared and presented, and tasted absolutely delicious. On one...More

Thank Susannah P
Reviewed June 10, 2013

We visited with friends for a relaxed evening of good food and company. We had eaten here previously but only at lunch time. On arrival it was busy and we were pleased we had reserved a table. From the start the service was attentive but...More

Thank WhereU2
Reviewed May 25, 2013

We sat in the raised area at the back with a spectacular view of the cathedral. My starter was braised leeks topped with anchovies and crumbled boiled egg with a dill sauce - absolutely delicious. My wife had parmesan, rocket and Parma ham salad; very...More

1  Thank ChairmanBill
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$72
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2SE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 689099
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