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The Pony & Trap

Pony & Trap Knowle Hill | Newtown, Chew Magna BS40 8TQ, England
+44 1275 332627
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“tasting menu” (88 reviews)
“crab soup” (20 reviews)
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12:00 pm - 3:30 pmAll hours
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Pony & Trap Knowle Hill | Newtown, Chew Magna BS40 8TQ, England
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Reviewed March 26, 2016

Great evening enjoying the new 10 course tasting menu celebrating 10 years. Food was excellent, very plentiful and the accompanying wine flight superbly chosen and explained by the excellent sommelier. Wonderful evening, relaxed ambience

1  Thank Sharon652015
Reviewed March 25, 2016

Joint birthday treat for both my parents (70's)....we ate at the P&T about 3 years ago so were really looking forward to coming back... I will say the staff were superb....charming, attentive and informed so a big plus! But that isn't worth +£50 a head...More

1  Thank james m
Reviewed March 24, 2016

Brilliant Sunday Lunch with Family , to celebrate a Birthday, Exc Service , Food , Setting , All served with Great Knowledge , and with a smile .Nothing too much trouble .

1  Thank andrew m
Reviewed March 21, 2016

Great service, great selection of food. Great atmosphere. Will definitely being going back in the very near future.

2  Thank Bengreenwood33
Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

Really well thought out menu. The quality of the food was very good and the service was attentive but not over bearing. This was my first visit and I will certainly be returning again. I had the 10 year 10 course menu and would highly...More

Thank Matthew I
Reviewed March 19, 2016

... from start to finish on my father's 89th birthday. Having left a voice message I was contacted by a very helpful member of staff to confirm my lunch time reservation for 3 on the 17 March. Yesterday I received a friendly call to confirm...More

2  Thank Christopher H
Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

Visited 15.3.2016 lunch time as a treat for my wife on her birthday, nice location, really nice staff, really nice dining room, 5 star food, starters pigeon breast and salmon, mains steak and pork, pudding cheese cake and ale sticky pudding, I highly recommend this...More

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

We came here for my 22nd birthday last night, safe to say it was fantastic the service was really good and food was delicious! They even put a candle in my pudding for my birthday, nothing was to much trouble. Can't fault it both myself...More

1  Thank koolcat51
Reviewed March 13, 2016

read the reviews and decided to make a evening booking arrived shown to our table by welcoming staff, seating cramped and tables close together. Starters very good .main courses moderate two our party ordered medium well rib eyes received medium rare. Deserts delightful.£4.50 per bottled...More

1  Thank Lawrence F
Reviewed March 13, 2016

Ten of us had supper to celebrate a 60th birthday early on Saturday evening with the food chosen in advance. There were crisps and delicious bread to start with, follow which I had parsnip croquette, pear and stilton as a starter. The porn loin was...More

Thank SteveBrissle
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colin s
July 13, 2016|
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Response from Chris64needes | Reviewed this property |
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Janet P
April 19, 2016|
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Response from ChrisASC | Property representative |
Hi and thanks for getting in touch. Re your enquiry, we do always have a vegetarian option on the Menu. In addition a number of our meat and fish dishes will also be Gluten free. We do hope this helps and look forward to... More
August 27, 2015|
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Response from Tony W | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I'm really sorry but I can't accurately answer your question. The Pony & Trap is a Michelin Star rated restaurant, and the prices are reflected to that standard. I had a three course meal which worked out at about... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pony & Trap Knowle Hill | Newtown, Chew Magna BS40 8TQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Chew Magna
  • Phone Number: +44 1275 332627
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