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The Bay Tree

South Street, Castle Cary BA7 7ET, England
+44 1963 350989
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pies” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
South Street, Castle Cary BA7 7ET, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food was great, but the best thing was the service. We arrived for a late lunch with our toddler who ran around the pub very excited about the cats and the coasters. The staff were really relaxed and we were able to enjoy ourselves and...More

1  Thank Sarah T
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We had a lovely time at The Bay Tree. Our dog was made welcome, & we sat in the garden, on a warm evening. The food was delicious, & the staff very friendly. We tried to go back, with our daughter as she joined us...More

Thank 39Alan
Reviewed June 27, 2018

First time at the Bay Tree and we will be going back , food and service very good a lovely place . Good atmosphere, Castle Cary is a lovely village for a visit and it was nice that pubs like the Bay Tree are there...More

Thank thehappytraveller15
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

It was my daughters birthday and me and my fiancee thought we would treat her to an excellent meal at The Bay Tree and we weren't disappointed. The steak and Guinness pie was the order of the day for the three of us and as...More

1  Thank pikeybouy613
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time at The Bay Tree on a warm Saturday afternoon in May. The restaurant opened by special arrangement for a large group of adults and children of all ages (as part of a touring band “On The Raggedy Edge”). We pre-arranged...More

Thank Tauny S
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

Really nice meal in a friendly pub with good pub food. Lots of choice on the menu plus extra on the specials board. Recommended.

Thank gherbert17
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

The Bay Tree is a very welcoming pub. We had a great meal. The menu is simple but all the food was very tasty and the portions are generous. Well worth a visit.

Thank AndyHerbert
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Having read the reviews submitted for meals served here, we decided to have the Fish and Chips. We were disappointed despite it being well presented. The fish appeared to be a typical frozen fillet. Chips were well cooked and there was a choice of mushy/garden...More

Thank wigglyline
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

took my dad out to Haynes motor museum for his bday and went here after to finish off out lovely day. we were a group of 9 adults 2 toddlers and a baby, so a roudy bunch to say the least. the food, staff, atmosphere...More

1  Thank Patricia B
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Only live a short distance a way but never tried this restaurant. Food was great, service was great and setting superb. Really enjoyed our time here and a real bonus the prices were reasonable. The service was both friendly and swift, nothing was to much...More

1  Thank KBeardsley
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October 12, 2015|
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Response from Lewis L | Reviewed this property |
Monday - Closed Tuesday - 11am-2.30pm, 6pm- late Wednesday - 11am-2.30pm, 6pm- late Thursday - 11am-2.30pm, 6pm- late Friday - 11am- late Saturday - 11am- late Sunday - 11.30-3.30pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Street, Castle Cary BA7 7ET, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Castle Cary
  • Phone Number: +44 1963 350989
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