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The Quay Inn

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$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Quay Street, Minehead TA24 5UJ, England
+44 1643 702839
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Minehead, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Friendly pub, very quiet Wednesday evening early December. Open mike night participants arriving as we left. Food usual pub grub, reasonable quality for price. Desserts excellent and all home made, my brûlée lovely. Feel it lacks a bit of atmosphere and a bit bare and clinical, some greenery and candles could help and make the most of the fireplace in... More 

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Thank Deborah H
Birmingham
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45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely, friendly pub recently under new management. A good choice of beers and food at reasonable prices.

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Thank davidsage
Devon
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172 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016

we came to Minehead on the steam train and were looking for someplace for lunch, having tried the high street, which was full of stag and hen parties and pubs with bouncers on the doors before lunchtime even, we decided to go in the other direction away from town. The Quay inn was the first we came across, it was... More 

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Thank MMackDevon
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

Great food and beer at a reasonable price. Would definitely recommend booking for a Saturday night. Deserts are to die for!

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Thank Kate L
Taunton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

Very welcoming pub, good food very friendly staff nothing was too much trouble although it was quite noisy in the bar area when we first arrived with people just having a drink it quietened down later on in the evening

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I walked along the seafront in search of a good hearty meal, we spotted the sign 'award winning chef' and then clapped eyes on the specials board - 'homemade fish cakes'. The specials board confirmed our visit. Upon arrival, the staff seemed friendly and helpful. If I'm honest, initially we were a little put off when we... More 

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Thank jazzVw86
Worcester, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Visited on a Monday evening, admit quite busy with 13 other people eating already.Told by lad at bar, short of staff and 2 beers ran out before we got served.To be fair my husbands meal and my chips and peas acceptable but my "lasagne" almost raw rubber like pasta in middle,inedibly hard on edges.Obviously microwaved beyond belief!Minced meat?cheap frozen, very... More 

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Thank Jacqui064
swinefleet
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Enjoyed our evening meal. Menu very good with good choice. Staff were helpful,friendly and obliging. Restaurant had good decor and atmosphere. Well recommended for an evening meal

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Thank davep9147
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

We expected some good pub grub but were a bit disappointed when the meal arrived. We had about six small pieces of pork on top of some mash in a sauce. A small dish of veg arrived alongside. We went on to have the chocolate brownie for a dessert but this was so sweet that we could hardly eat it.... More 

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Thank Tipsy56
Laura W, Owner at The Quay Inn, responded to this review

I am sorry you were disappointed. We are usually complimented on generous portion sizes and good value for money - I am sorry you did not find this to be the case. Our desserts are all made in house - again usually very well received but of course nothing will ever be to everyone's taste. We thank you for your... More 

Weymouth, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

The drinks were the best prices in the whole town, the sandwiches were massive, fresh and delicious, and they welcomed our dog anywhere in the premises! Will be back whilst we are on holiday

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Thank Elfrida E
Laura W, Owner at The Quay Inn, responded to this review

Hello there I am glad you enjoyed your experience here. Our aims are to provide a warm welcome and good value for money so it's nice to know we have delivered this. I look forward to welcoming you back in the future. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$19
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quay Street, Minehead TA24 5UJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Minehead
  • Phone Number: +44 1643 702839
Description
The Quay Inn - where everyone is most welcome.We delight in offering the best, locally sourced, quality, foods and real ales at reasonable prices. The menu changes with the seasons.We also LOVE MUSIC! Quay Roots at the Quay Inn, frequently presents local, national and international music acts. The next event will present Cam Penner and Jon Wood from Canada, on Halloween night. We also host regular acoustic and plugged open music sessions, and the next one of these will on Sunday afternoon, 6th October, at 2:30pm.The Quay also provides an extensive coffee and tea menu and fantastic selection of naughty yummies (cakes, desserts) that can be enjoyed all day. We welcome dogs and well behaved owners, and also have a wonderful large garden where you can enjoy the lovely sea air.

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