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The Mendip Inn

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Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary
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Guerney Slade | A37, Oakhill, Shepton Mallet BA3 4UU, England
01749841703
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went for lunch with my family today. We arrived near the end of service to be greeted by a very rude barman. He rudely told me that we had to wait 30 minutes to place our order. The wait was not a problem, but his rude attitude was however. The food was ok, not amazing. Such a shame as we... More 

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Thank Wendy L
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited the mendip inn on our travels twice! On our way down to Dorset on a Friday we stopped off for a quick lunch , the nachos are to die for! Big portions aswell. On our way back from Dorset we stopped off again for Sunday lunch , I had a lovely breaded Brie to start , my mum had... More 

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Thank Emily P
Gwynedd, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, well presented and plenty of it. Ate here twice both times food was good. Staff were great one of the waiters even showed Mum how to fold the napkins in the way she had asked about. Nothing was too much trouble. Loved the cheese board.

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Thank Jwwyn
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried booking but couldn't get through as its only open some of the day, so we took a change a turned up. The decor was good and looks clean . The food was lovely and very yummy. I could fault it at all. They were a good size, puddings were big enough to share, My daughter loved the icecream... More 

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Thank zebzob
Bath, England
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here on a Thursday evening to celebrate my sons birthday, there was nine of us in the party. The food was lovely it was well presented and a decent sized portion. Three of the men had the mixed grill which they all scored highly. The braised beef was tender and very tasty. We all enjoyed our meals and will... More 

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Thank MidsomerLady
Surrey
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109 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were attracted to this venue from the pictures on the net, but when we arrived we found a cafe/restaurant with a bar, not the old fashioned pub we expected. Not withstanding this the food was excellent, with large size helpings. If you wanted a pub you would be disappointed, but if some food and a drink you would be... More 

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Thank Cobham_SurreyRetired
Bath, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

We were very unorganised this Father's Day we didn't book a table at any of our local restaurants (a little foolish!!). After driving around for 45 mins we happen to come across the Mendip Inn. Luckily they could squeeze us in. The food was very good and the service excellent. A good choice for the children. They were very impressed... More 

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Thank LouLouBelle1999
Horsham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Simply one of the best meals out we have had for a long time. Food was great and service was fast polite and friendly. On holiday for one week and ate here twice. Great job Guys keep up the good work.

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Thank glen2102
Bristol, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I really love this place they are always so accommodating will always try to fit you in and they always seem to be busy our last visit the food was excellent chicken and spare ribs very tender partner had mixed grill everything freshly cooked and tender service is brilliant cannot do enough for you well done Mendip inn don't like... More 

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Thank 1202sandra1953
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Very disappointing, mediocre food, v poor service. Wont be returning any time soon. Mixed grill dry as dust, one of the 4 sweets arrived ages b4 others, no one offered anything else after clearing table. Ordered wine-chased this up after waiting ages-they didnt have any. Apparently it was too much for anyone to let us know this! They then put... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$66
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Guerney Slade | A37, Oakhill, Shepton Mallet BA3 4UU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Shepton Mallet  >  Oakhill
  • Phone Number: 01749841703

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?