We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

The Smokery

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Bowden Farm Hambridge | Langport, Taunton TA4 2SN, England
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

6 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 6: English reviews
Taunton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016 via mobile

I attended as part of a large group for a business lunch. The food was incredible and staff where very attentive. Hadn't heard of this place until my boss announced the meal so I will be returning with family! Thank you for a lovely meal. Highly recommended!!

Helpful?
Thank Francesca P
SOMERSET
Level Contributor
58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We called in for some lunch and were quite disappointed with the food and the service. We stood at the counter ready to order and were ignored by someone at the desk as she was talking to another staff member. Eventually she turned to speak to us, but with no apology. We asked about the menu and she was very... More 

Helpful?
Thank GKWSomerset
Taunton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

This place is tucked away, in a picturesque spot, so blink and you miss it. We went for lunch, which was simple, but delicious. If you don't like fish, it may not be for you, but the smoked trout was gorgeous and served with a simple salad and potatoes. And then I sampled the best sticky toffee pudding ever. The... More 

Helpful?
Thank chellram
Level Contributor
12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 via mobile

Booked for lunch with no expectations as am not from the area. Was not disappointed everything smoked! Broccoli and Stilton soup to start delicious, highly recommend the smoked salmon main plenty of it either with potatoes or granary bread, puddings were good but the smoked cheese was plentiful and very tasty. Would definitely go back. Thanks Pip xx

Helpful?
Thank Trip14772
Somerset, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We visited on a Saturday lunchtime, hadn't booked a table and took a chance we would get in as their reputation locally is very good. Luckily, due to The Bath & West Show being on, we managed to do so. Our main meal of smoked chicken with new potatoes and an excellent mixed salad - which amongst the variety contained... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank twiggyn2014
Wells, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
138 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2011

This is a Restaurant that specialises in smoked meat, fish and eel. The menu written on the boards, only changes in minor ways and the main course is always a choice of smoked meat, fish, eel with salad, boiled new potatoes or bread. The restaurant attracts the elder community. On this particular occasion the soup was disappointing and bland, I... More 

Helpful?
Thank spain0809

Travelers who viewed The Smokery also viewed

Taunton, Somerset
 
Cotford St Luke, Taunton
Curry Mallet, Taunton
 

Been to The Smokery? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
British
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bowden Farm Hambridge | Langport, Taunton TA4 2SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Taunton
Description
The restaurant specialises in smoked meat and fish

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Smokery staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?