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The Valiant Soldier

| Roadwater, Watchet TA23 0QZ, England
+44 1984 640223
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb rump” (3 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| Roadwater, Watchet TA23 0QZ, England
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11 - 20 of 142 reviews

Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

An excellent traditional country pub. We had a Friday evening meal with really good tasty food and with a nice atmosphere. Would recommend .

Thank Jane W
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Really, I thought they were joking when they brought the courgettes and swedes out, I thought all my dinner had arrived... Good service, homespun food from a maybe over lage menu, but you're certainly not short changed for portion size!

Thank Moses L
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Having recently moved to Minehead, my wife and I called in for Sunday lunch at around 12:45 having heard excellent reports. As we entered we were pleased that there were a few empty tables but noted 'Reserved' on each that we passed by enroute to...More

2  Thank alanharding1953
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Such a welcome as soon as we arrived. Delicious food served promptly and piping hot. Good children's menu in a quiet atmosphere despite it being very busy.

Thank Linda R
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Haven't been here for years but were not disappointed had the roast lamb which was excellent beef was the other option. Everyone enjoyed their meals also kids meals were very good will be coming back.

Thank Jeff220
Reviewed July 14, 2017

l decided to celebrate my wife's 50th birthday with the family, a special weekend treat at the heaven caravan park at Watchet , l checked all the local restaurants on trip advisor, the Valiant Soldier ticked most of the boxes, as l wanted to surprise...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Had an evening meal here on our first day in the area.Great range of dishes friendly staff very quiet when we were there on a Wednesday night.Wife had pork loin ,I had the cannelloni generous portions very reasonably priced lovely country pub vibe would highly...More

1  Thank crusher46
Reviewed July 8, 2017

went here with all the family not a lot to say really it was very average staff come across as very stand offish i got the impression its more for the locals

Thank Bev D
Reviewed July 5, 2017

Popped in for dinner with my wife and mother in law ordered chicken with jacket potato and veg and I must say it was one of the best meals we have had no complaints at all nice pub good food what more do you want

Thank Allan M
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday night with my Fiance, really nice looking pub from the outside and the same inside. Had a really nice welcome and were shown our table straight away. Great selection of drinks and very nice menu. We ordered a rump steak and...More

Thank Ginge1980
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $21
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Roadwater, Watchet TA23 0QZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Watchet
  • Phone Number: +44 1984 640223
  • E-mail
We are ideally placed for exploring Exmoor, the Brendon & Quantock Hills or just 10 minutes drive away from the coast at Watchet. Inside, you will find all the character and atmosphere expected including wooden beams, an inglenook fireplace and log fires in the colder months. We serve traditional, local real ales, wines and spirits. We also have excellent catering facilities offering a full a la carte menu, and wine list, or alternatively select from our snack menu. The emphasis is on tasty home cooking, available 7 days a week.
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