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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here last year for one night whilst house hunting in the area. Lovely room, great evening meal and a full English breakfast to die for. Now live in a village up the road, but plan to return pretty soon.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the first time I have visited here since June 2016. I feel it is not as good as it used to be. Food was fine after a very long wait also had to ask for the vegetables as they did not arrive. Waitress did not understand great English. Only the bar maid and one waitress for a Saturday... More 

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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on a flying visit to the area. The room was great; really big (the bed was absolutely enormous) and it was helpful to have a separate shower and bath. The pub itself wasn't as impressive when we first entered - the decor looks a bit jaded - but the food was excellent. We had steak and ale... More 

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1 Thank Ruth C
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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

4 for Sunday lunch a little wait was more than rewarded when the Sunday lunch arrive one of the best I've every had when dining out. Staff very pleasant and cannot recommend them enough if u want Sunday lunch go here you will not be disappointed.

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2 Thank Mark H
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Seven of us had Luch here yesterday 26/9/16. We all found it excellent value for money. The food was cooked well & served efficiently. I have no problem in recommending this pub for food it you are in the area.

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Waterlooville, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

Just arrived at a local B&B and was looking for a bite to eat locally as had driven enough that day, The B&B owners recommended the Square and Compass 10 mins up the road. They kindly booked us in later that evening. The service was very good and the food portions were amazing, we both went for the beer battered... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We went for our friend's wedding which was held in the barn. We stayed 2 nights in a twin room. The owners were extremely helpful both in advance and during our stay and all of the staff were friendly. When we arrived Janet showed us to our too and offered to bring drinks and snacks to our room as the... More 

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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights, one double room for myself and husband, one twin for the children. Very impressed with size of rooms, a modern purpose built stable style block of rooms. Standard of cleanliness was great, and the huge bed was super comfortable. Ditto the twin beds next door. Spotless and spacious bathrooms too, perfect mini toiletries, decent quality towels. Great... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 August 2016

I believe this is the essence of a good pub. It was surprisingly quiet at noon when I arrived. Three friendly locals were the only other customers. I had a superb cauliflower cheese served with he optional bacon and mushrooms and red hot garlic bread. I washed it down with well kept St. Austell Tribute. Service was pleasant and efficient.... More 

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Reviewed 11 August 2016

We were in Lyme Regis for a few days and used at the Square & Compass as our base. What a find! Very good rooms in the 'stables' but these were no Donkeys or mangers in sight. There was a wise man though- the Owner who was full of tips on the local area and ensured we got a table... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about Square & Compass Inn

Address: Windmill Hill | Ashill, Ilminster TA19 9NX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Ilminster
Price Range: $137 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Square & Compass Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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