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11 West Street, Ilminster TA19 9AA, England
+44 1460 259343
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (6 reviews)
“pudding” (7 reviews)
“cod” (2 reviews)
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
11 West Street, Ilminster TA19 9AA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was awful Mushroom Bourguignonne, and the flies buzzing around were a right put off. Pudding was basic

1  Thank David K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in our way to Cornwall and also on our way back! The food is so delicious - amazing flavours! The place is not so big, 5-6 tables and the service is very attentive. They also have a set lunch menu. Highly recommended this...More

Thank larryg2u
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited as a large group. The restaurant was accommodating of all our needs, endlessly friendly and the food was top notch. We could not recommend any improvements. Our waiter was one of the friendliest people, probably on the planet at this point in time.

4  Thank Tristan P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found it on tripadvisor and decided to stop for lunch on our way to Cornwall. It’s a small restaurant, with a set lunch menu (15£ for 2 or 19£ for 3). The food was very tasty, good size portions and a much better option than...More

Thank Stefania S
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Stopped at Ilminster half way through a journey, for lunch. Found this lovely little restaurant, with gluten free options, and was very impressed.

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

I spent a couple of days in Ilminster with a friend before being joined by our other halves, and decided to eat in Celandines. It was a Thursday evening and whilst walking past we were tempted by their evening offer of a bottle of Prosecco...More

Thank chalie48
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

A perfect night out for friends, couples or groups. A bespoke family run restaurant. The food was sublime. I had the duck spring rolls which were the best I’ve ever had. Followed by Swordfish steak cooked beautifully with fennel. We couldn’t resist pudding an both...More

Thank Lianne G
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Superb food, lovely background music, personal service. We chanced upon this cosy restaurant early Saturday evening and we pleased by the quality and selection of menu items. Our dinners were tasty, delightful, interesting and enjoyable. We accompanied our meals with sparkling cider and a well...More

Thank sueon13
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Have sampled both the breakfast and dinner at this wonderfully run family owned restaurant. Both meals were delicious Don't miss this experience. Ilminster has a real gem.

Thank Dean T
Reviewed 5 February 2018

The ox cheek pasty had lovely flakey pastry and tender meat; the fish cakes were very tasty and hot with a lovely parsley sauce; we had a lovely food - thank you!

Thank 440vanessa
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Questions & Answers
4 August 2017|
Response from Lee P |
Hi there is no dress code. Yes it is advisable to call us on 01460259343 to book a table. Thanks for your enquiry.
Carol K
10 August 2015|
Response from Lee P | Property representative |
Yes we more than welcome children to the restaurant. We don't have an actual kids menu but due to the fact that all our meals are prepare in house using fresh ingredients I'm sure we could create a meal that would be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 West Street, Ilminster TA19 9AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Ilminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1460 259343
  • E-mail
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