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The Star Inn

A38 | Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Winscombe BS25 1QE, England
+44 1934 844453
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“turkey” (20 reviews)
“beef” (29 reviews)
“gammon” (15 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
A38 | Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Winscombe BS25 1QE, England
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Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

Eleven of us had lunch here today. 2pm booking. Even though late lunch everything was freshly cooked and lovely. Great choice of beef, turkey or pork. All lovely, tasty tender joints. Great selection of freshly cooked veg - cauliflower cheese , mashed swede, parsnips, carrots,...More

1  Thank libailey
Reviewed January 1, 2016

Have had a few lovely carvery's at this pub/restaurant, it is really coming along nicely with new owners, food is fresh and cooked daily, I can see that a review was left about a table for Boxing Day, well if you do show up over...More

Thank Nicki C
Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

Arrived at Bristol Airport, after our holiday absolutely starving, and after a short drive, spotted the carvery sign. We're big fans of carverys but have had many bad ones over the years. This carvery was delicious. Tender, flavourful meat, and perfectly cooked vegetables and roast...More

Thank Ruth W
Reviewed December 26, 2015

my husband and myself have eaten here most sundays for along time, in November we booked for at least 7 of us for boxing day at 3pm on arriving today we were told they were just closing up! they told us we had booked a...More

9  Thank tim l
Reviewed November 21, 2015

After a weekend of housework I refused to cook roast dinner!! We turned up at the Star on the off chance. A lovely lady seated us and talked us through everything. I had a normal carvery but the other half had a large one. He's...More

1  Thank lawrencelins
Reviewed November 21, 2015

Have eaten here many times in the past, however, we came last Sunday after being absent for several weeks. Food still good however service left a lot to be desired. Noticed several familiar faces missing from service staff and when we enquired where they were...More

2  Thank jason h
Reviewed November 6, 2015

Over the past 5 years we have always used the Star for our children's birthday meal ( their choice) The service has always been great , always very accomidating to our party's needs , the food is good and always plenty of it. Can get...More

Thank ian s
Reviewed November 6, 2015

We have eaten the carvery twice here and it is very good, with an excellent selection of vegetables. The roast potatoes are particularly nice - so many other carveries seem to overcook them and make them too hard, but these are just as I would...More

Thank Florence188494
Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

This establishment is part of the Fayre & Square chain. We had a perfectly acceptable meal here. Possibly not quite as good as we have had in other outlets of the same chain. The service, while friendly was a little slow. Overall though it's exactly...More

Thank WestCountryFoodie
Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

My children love going here ! The food is reasonable ! Service good ! They serve gf gravy ! And a vegetarian option! So all in all I am happy to recommend it to people like me won't allergies! Or you are passing through and...More

Thank Tracy A
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Julie T
August 24, 2017|
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Response from travelfan46 | Reviewed this property |
not sure
Paul F
August 16, 2017|
Response from travelfan46 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. There is quite large menu I believe.
April 18, 2017|
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Response from Neil A | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but it is a fayre & square pub.look up the menu online
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A38 | Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Winscombe BS25 1QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Winscombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1934 844453
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