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The Cottage Inn

Keenthorne, Nether Stowey TA5 1HZ, England
+44 1278 732355
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
“steak” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Keenthorne, Nether Stowey TA5 1HZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've visited this pub many times over many years and not just because it's nearby (there are pubs nearer). This is a well-run, friendly pub that serves good beer and consistantly good food at very reasonable prices. The bar and snug are cosy with a...More

Thank Ian F
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Wanted a quick-ish lunch. Had a friendly and helpful greeting with guidance on the options. Quickly enough came out our tomato soup and bread. The soup was very tasty and the thick chunk of bread likewise - spot on for quality, price and service. Nice...More

Thank John O
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Local eating place to where we were staying. Great food, plenty of it, great choices, value for money, friendly staff and thoroughly recommend it.

Thank Em3101
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Recommended to this quaint little pub by a work colleague. Great spot on the A39 on the way to Minehead so I would make this your pit stop. The themed night's are great but my favourite is Wednesday night's which is steak night. A varied...More

Thank Bromo50
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Lovely meal reasonably priced and plenty of room to sit and eat so suitable for children. Quick service too.

Thank Gloslass
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I visited the pub while on holiday with my husband and toddler. The Cottage Inn hit the spot perfectly. Decent food, decent prices, good environment for kids. No complaints. We wanted a great, affordable pub meal and that's what we got. No complaints about service,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Roadside pub with parking. Called in for Sunday lunch with wife. Delicious food, prompt and very friendly service. Decor a little tired in places but wouldn't hesitate in returning if in the area.

Thank tomj361
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

I came here for a meal with colleagues. I had the the Wednesday steak night menu and had gammon and chips which came with mushrooms and a drink for £12.50. For dessert I had the sticky toffee pudding and a bottle of water. Food was...More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

No welcome on arrival. Placed foot order. The blanchbait arrived with a small bowl of tartare sauce and a small bowl of butter. No bread! Had to wait a few minutes before someone appeared. Asked for the bread and she thought we wanted bread sauce!...More

Thank jezorchard
Reviewed 1 August 2017

While staying at a nearby caravan park, we thought we would try the walk, advertised in reception, to the Cottage for Sunday lunch. We arrived to find all the tables in the pub either occupied or reserved, but the host told us to have a...More

Thank oldgitolly
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6 December 2016|
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Response from benjyk | Reviewed this property |
This wasn't me. I didn't write the review you refer to
Janet v
24 May 2015|
Response from 123AlexBee | Reviewed this property |
Hi I have never had it so do not know about the curry. Their telephone number is 01278 732355 and Mollie or Julien would know about the gluten free bit. They do cater for all diets, just need to ask. I believe curry night is... More
Janet v
24 May 2015|
Response from Hugh A | Reviewed this property |
Curry night is Mondays. I haven't been to one of those yet, but knowing the Cottage Inn, the standard will be excellent. I'm sure they'll have a gluten-free option, but check.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Keenthorne, Nether Stowey TA5 1HZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Nether Stowey
  • Phone Number: +44 1278 732355
Traditional country pub serving excellent home made food
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