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3 Market Square, South Petherton TA13 5BT, England
+44 1460 240681
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“guinness cake” (2 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hours
Cafe, British, Delicatessen, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Market Square, South Petherton TA13 5BT, England
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely coffee n cake and then a few purchases from there great deli counter. came across this illage by chance - some great little shops too.

Thank Tracey P
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Do not be fooled by the toys at the back of the cafe, they are not welcoming of groups of children at the end of the school week. We live in South Petherton and have used the cafe on and off for a while, there...More

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Tony_Bishton, Owner at Provender, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2018

I’m sorry that you feel this way. Unfortunately you have only given one side of the story. We have a duty of care to ALL of our customers and are well within our rights to point out when inappropriate behaviour may inconvenience other customers or...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We called in here when visiting my girlfriends parents house in South Petherton.The shop is a cornucopia for food lovers with all manner of preserves,sauces,spirits,wines and snacks. The cheese counter is very well stocked and the staff very knowledgeable.There is a cafe with tables so...More

Thank Steven G
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Lovely cafe restaurant with daily specials and good selection of standards. Generous helping of smoked salmon in ciabatta with delicious herby salad (not a lettuce leaf in sight) and a few crisps - just under £6. The day's specials on the door so you can...More

Thank Lynda S
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

In this beautiful tranquil village up near the church. The fresh food is worthy of the surroundings. A well stocked deli tops things off. A quirky wine store is nearby.

Thank Silurian-man
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Went for lunch today and very disappointed as was very good in the past. Service slow although lots of staff around who couldn't be bothered to do anything. Had the sharing platter which we felt was rather sparse. Only one slice of ham between us...More

Thank Crumby1
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We came for food and cakes which were most delicious, the staff were so helpful and friendly. Would visit again.

Thank WendyMoon9639
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

What's more to say ? So many unusual things on all the shelves, it not only an eating experience, it's also a retail food & drink therapy experience. Recommend the home made fruit flavour spirits, below all the gins on the rear shelf.More

Thank Stephen M
Tony_Bishton, Owner at Provender, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you for your kind c comments - we aim to provide great food & drink in our cafe and a selection of product and brands in the deli that you can't find in mainstream food retail. We are so glad that you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

The food here is superb. Most of it is locally sourced from the South West. It is fresh and the variety is incredible. Top marks.

Thank icenicelady
Tony_Bishton, Owner at Provender, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. We do like to source as much local produce as we can and also to sell products that are not available in the major supermarkets. We look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Run by a friendly couple. Good food and service. We especially enjoyed the breakfast special. We will be back.

Thank tedaaa69
Tony_Bishton, Owner at Provender, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you - we're glad you enjoyed your visit to Provender. See you again soon?

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8 November 2016|
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Response from Tony_Bishton | Property representative |
Hi, at the moment we are planning to be open on 29th, 30th and 31st December. Are you planning to visit us? Regards Tony
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Market Square, South Petherton TA13 5BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  South Petherton
  • Phone Number: +44 1460 240681
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Somerset deli and café selling a wide range of local produce which includes; Somerset farmhouse cheeses, locally produced smoked meat and Dorset hams, loose and jarred olives, fantastic chocolates, local apple juices, renowned local beers, ciders & fabulous Somerset Cider Brandy along with crusty breads, baked fresh every day.In our bright and airy 30 seat café - part of which overlooks the picturesque village square - we serve a wide range of freshly cooked breakfast snacks ; individually prepared lunches [accompanied by our home-made, signature salads]; fantastic coffees (our beans are roasted by Origin in Cornwall); a range of single estate teas and a delicious selection of truly scrumptious cakes (made by the team, on the premises). We pride ourselves on being able to provide tasty alternatives for customers with special diets - including vegetarian, gluten free and dairy free.
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