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“canal walk”(2 reviews)
“solar system”(3 reviews)
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Maunsel Lock Alongside THE QUANTOCK HILLS, Bridgwater TA7 0DH, England
+44 1908 351866
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

Nice stroll in the sun along the solar system path and fab cake n coffee at the coffee shop. Great service and tasty. Worth a stop.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jo S
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Excellent sop off during the Bridgwater to Taunton Canal nice clean café and good food friendly staff, some may some pricey, but treat yourselves sometimes!!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 73Johnboy52
Reviewed June 28, 2018

You should visit this area and walk along the canal. By the lock is the most wonderful tea room with the best service and food in the area.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank terryw717
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Lovely walk from Maunsel Lock near Maunsel Tea rooms, NOT in Bridgwater as the location on the page suggests. There's a car park across the road. It's a 2hr walk from the lock to Bathpool, Taunton and 3 hrs the other way to Bridgewater. Lovely...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Han23jackson
Reviewed July 28, 2017

Walking this canal from Taunton to Bridgewater was very attractive and this lock with its cafe was pretty.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank johnahall
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

Free car park by the canal with a tea room opposite. The tea room sells basic sandwiches, tuna, cheese etc. with a good selection of cakes plus ice cream. Friendly staff but it does get busy so be prepared to wait a little for food....More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank UrbanFox1
Reviewed November 7, 2016

Stopped here after a bike ride along the canal.had to wait quite a while for refreshments after ordering. Lovely homemade cake, very welcoming staff.

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank jessfarthing2016
Reviewed November 3, 2016

I stopped here half way along my walk from Taunton to Bridgwater. After lunch at the adjacent cafe I spent a little while looking around the lock area. If you like industrial archaelogy there are interesting things to see all along the length of the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank k r
Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

This has become a favourite spot for meeting business colleagues. It is quiet and easily accessible. The food is limited but of high quality. Their hot chocolate is really good according to my daughter.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank aytch
Reviewed January 16, 2016

I often come here for a long walk or a bike ride along the canal path, I treat myself to a coffee and a piece of cake and in the summer I have an ice cream,, I would love to be able to see the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Clairerickson
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