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The Walled Garden at Mells

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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A little patch of Paradise

I love this place and was so distraught when it closed for a while. I come here for a sit amongst... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Frome, United Kingdom
Welcoming, friendly & helpful staff in plesent settings

We have stopped off / visited "The Walled Garden" few times this year -for a light lunch or just a... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
Somerset, United Kingdom
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  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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A seasonal outdoor cafe and plant nursery set within a small and pretty walled garden in the village of Mells. Open from March to the end of October.
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Selwood Street | Rectory Garden, Mells, Frome BA11 3PN, England
+44 1373 812597
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this place and was so distraught when it closed for a while. I come here for a sit amongst the flowers and fairies! Absolutely awesome with great coffee, cake, service, flowers and views

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Reviewed October 3, 2018

We have stopped off / visited "The Walled Garden" few times this year -for a light lunch or just a snack / cupa depending on our timings when arrived -thus have tried various selections off the menu (have never had pizza -will need to adjust...More

Thank de-vere40
Reviewed October 2, 2018

An interesting and eclectic garden with a selection of paths to explore and a variety of plants. Plants for sale as well as drinks and snacks.

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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

I lived in Bath for 3.5 years and have to say was pretty underwhelmed by lots of what Bath had to offer so when we discovered this amazingly quaint , beautiful eatery we came here a lot , I even hired it for my birthday...More

1  Thank Kokoroko
Reviewed September 15, 2018

Within the walled and productive garden, adjacent to the hamlet's Tithe Barn, simple snacks and wood-fired pizzas are offered. In the warm sunshine, an excellent stop with cheery service.

1  Thank Wil B
Reviewed September 14, 2018

This is a hidden gem in the beautiful, historic village of Mells. A stunning walled garden to walk round and buy some plants for your garden. The bonus is you can also have a fantastic lunch, sitting at tables dotted around the garden or in...More

1  Thank Susan G
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Visited today. What a lovely place to enjoy a cuppa, would highly recommend. Garden was beautiful. Would visit again.

1  Thank h0nesty13
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Our second time of visiting this beautiful and tranquil garden in the quaint village of Mells. We went for lunch with our two young children (7 and 5) and we enjoyed beautiful pizzas, freshly cooked on the fantastic clay pizza oven. Other food is available...More

1  Thank Alex-Bex
Reviewed August 11, 2018

I first came to this place over 10 years ago when it was just a garden nursery and the plants that I bought then are still going strong. These days the emphasis is more on food and drink. There is a good selection of light...More

1  Thank Leigh C
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Visited hoping for cream tea, but I think maybe because we got there half an hour before closing, they weren't serving it. The Victoria sponge and tea were good. But the staff were so unfriendly. They would barely make eye contact or small talk. This...More

2  Thank Sarah A
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Yes you can as long as they are well behaved!
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Response from Ellie123449 | Reviewed this property |
Best to ring ahead and check width of gated access compared to wheelchair width. I think it would be ok but couldn't guarantee it.