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Blue Ball Inn

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High St | Triscombe, Taunton TA4 3HE, England
+44 1984 618242
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11:45 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:45 am - 6:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:45 am - 11:00 pm
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We hoped to eat at The Blue Ball Inn but they were not serving food until Thursday the 25th. The landlord however was brilliant - he gave us the names of alternative pubs/restaurants and even offered to ring and confirm if they had space for us. That's what I call excellent customer service and we didn't even buy a drink!!... More 

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1 Thank Helen W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Having read some great reviews and booked way in advance in mid May (online), when we arrived on Friday 19th August we were met by Ian, the new owner who apologised that he had no record of our booking and had no rooms for us Friday and Saturday night. Luckily I had family about 45 mins drive away as there... More 

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3 Thank Catherine M
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worth booking for Sunday lunch - absolutely the biggest portions of fantastic food. Lovely walks nearby as well, with car parking.

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Thank Barbara M
Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great place to stop and have lunch if visiting the area they do a super baguette and it comes with a lovely salad and chips

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1 Thank Gillian T
Taunton, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

This Pub has just been bought by Ian. It is not yet fully up and running but he let us stay in one of the 2 b and b rooms. The largest one, Stag cottage has an upstairs open plan bathroom and just a lovely king size bed downstairs. A lovely spiral staircase links them both. The room was clean... More 

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4 Thank menz456
Ebersberg, Germany
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

Delicious selfmade Burgers with selfmade sauces, I would really recommend the lamb burger and a Pale Ale or two. The Environment is typically English

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2 Thank Peterfschwarz
Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Yea was ok but was early had a pint and a chat was ok if you drive or like walking perhaps a meal didn't eat so not sure what it would be like lovely countryside

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1 Thank Yasmin C
Taunton, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

We had booked a table with friends for Saturday night. When we arrived we could not believe that the only choice of food was a variety of beef burgers. We do not like burgers and therefore did not stay to eat. We were very disappointed as you used to have such a lovely varied menu and cannot understand why you... More 

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Thank Ray B
Crawley, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

We only stopped here for a coffee but the setting is beautiful and the decor/furnishings are wonderfully classic and comfortable. I'd love to have stayed here..perhaps next time.

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1 Thank Sue0513
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Met a family member here for dinner as he had found it online and said it was half way between us....what a great find....the location was lovely...warm friendly welcome....allowed the dogs in the bar area where we ate....food was beautiful and service great...would recommend to anyone and will revisit when we are back in the area again :)

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1 Thank MEGAN N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$16 - $37
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:45 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High St | Triscombe, Taunton TA4 3HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Taunton
  • Phone Number: +44 1984 618242
Description
Open every day!
Food served every day
Open daily from 12 noon

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