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The Inn at Freshford

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The Hill, Freshford BA2 7WG, England
+44 1225 722250
12:00 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stumbled accross The Inn at Freshford... firstly the young later with the lavender hair at the bar could not have been nicer!! Made to feel very welcome, the food arrived beautifully presented, not too long a wait though appreciate good food takes time. Fabulour food i had a beef and vegtable pie with sweet pototo mash and my son had... More 

1 Thank Bronwen J
Bath, United Kingdom
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516 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three had roast lamb and I had roast beef - they were all delicious. The meat was perfectly cooked and came with a good Yorkshire pudding, lovely roast potatoes (done in duck fat, I believe), great vegetables and appropriate sauces. The waitress was lovely, cheerful and attentive. Apart from the cheesecake which came out totally frozen, we loved it!

1 Thank Renate P
Sherborne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were 4 adults and 3 children and enjoyed a very tasty meal. The In was busy as it was a beautiful Saturday and service was attentive, but the food was a little slow.

1 Thank Liz L
Holt, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having not been to this pub for a good many years we were keen to see what it was like after the recent re-furbishment- it certainly looks better. The young staff were friendly and the meals arrived in good time. The only downside is that the menu ( lunchtime) was quite limited, unless you want burgers, pizzas or salad. We... More 

Thank Johnofholt
Bradford-on-Avon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Beautiful building over looking a perfect timeless English landscape. Sit on the wall outside with a pint, look across the fields & river to drift back in time whatever the time of year. The recent refurbishment has not taken away any of this 16th C buildings charm only brought comfort into the 21st century as we sit next to log... More 

1 Thank _tudorofbath
Bath, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Sunday visit. Limited (very) menu with three of a total of 9 adults and kids choices not available either. Service average and not keen eating with 7 dogs either ( sorry, no issues with the dogs, but not whilst eating). Local, third visit post refurb and still not got this place right. Looks nice though....

Thank _SimonW_1969
Frome, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Refurbished and a lot better. Good selection of local wares. Not yet tried the food. Friendly local people ...some living just round the corner

1 Thank patricia1416
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Came here a while ago for a meal out with my boyfriend and I have to say it was one of the best meals I've ever had. Such a beautiful, cosy pub that's perfect for a cold evening. Food was absolutely fabulous and arrived in good time. Alice and Alanna, the two members of staff who interacted with us were... More 

3 Thank Em S
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Having not received a reply to my email below (sent over three weeks ago), it is with a degree of regret that I am posting my note to the management of the Freshford Inn: Dear ...... Further to our recent visit, I wanted to let you know that Alice looked after the 9 of us (all local) very well and... More 

Thank HuntersWood
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Lovely, dog friendly pub with open fires, great service and relaxed atmosphere. Good choice of drinks and very helpful staff. Would definitely go back here - we heard the food was very good.

2 Thank Swalkee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Hill, Freshford BA2 7WG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Freshford
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 722250
This beautiful 16th Century village Inn is ideally located on the banks of the River Frome at Freshford, on the outskirts of Bath. The surrounding countryside is part of The Cotswolds Area Of Outstanding Beauty and is favoured by many cyclists, joggers and walkers - the pick of the trails being the Two Valleys Walk. With original timber beams, open fires, a pretty beer garden, ample car parking and a very warm welcome - the Inn is a true destination pub serving great food, real ales and fine wines.

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