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Anton's Bistrot

$$ - $$$, British,
Market Place | Market Place, Wells BA5 2RP, England
+44 1749 673457
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (27 reviews)
“pate” (8 reviews)
“sea bass” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Market Place | Market Place, Wells BA5 2RP, England
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1 - 10 of 302 reviews

Reviewed 18 October 2017

Six of us meet annually, we like to go somewhere nice. We booked lunch in Anton's, on arrived we discover we had been moved to the back of the Penn Bar. Apparently there was a weddin party due at 5pm. Why did they not phone...More

Thank Jenny J
CrownAtWells, Public Relations Manager at Anton's Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

We are sorry we did not contact you concerning the wedding party; there was no contact number with your booking which is clearly an oversight on our part. We are sorry too that you were not happy with your meals but did not mention it...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017

We visited at 18.45hrs without a booking and were made very welcome by all the staff. The food was delicious ! We shared a starter of chicken liver pate which came with an onion chutney, salad leaves and toast. We followed it with Ham hock...More

Thank Alisharon
CrownAtWells, Public Relations Manager at Anton's Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you for a super review. We are pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Crown.

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

What more could you want.? The duck was initially cold and then, after ‘warming up’, tough, the mixed grill more than indifferent (I suggest that the chef goes to the new Premier Inn where the mixed grill is very good and a little less expensive),...More

Thank davidwpercival
CrownAtWells, Public Relations Manager at Anton's Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thanks for your review.

Reviewed 8 October 2017

A group of us had dinner at Anton's and the thing which struck us most was that the menu was refreshingly different - it was a real treat to have the choice of many different dishes. Everything was pretty good; comments from the group were...More

Thank MrsVanilla
CrownAtWells, Public Relations Manager at Anton's Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Great review, thank you; super to hear you were pleasantly surprised.

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Dropped into Anton's Bistro last Wednesday without a booking and were given a table. We received excellent service and had a great evening with good food and wine in pleasant surroundings at a very reasonable price.

Thank Stuart E
CrownAtWells, Public Relations Manager at Anton's Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Wonderful review, thank you.

Reviewed 1 October 2017

We walked right in after visiting the lovely sights of the town, looking especially for Sunday roast. This desire was very much satisfied with the portion and taste of what we received; the delicious buttered vegetables were fresh, the meat was well cooked and the...More

Thank Giulia Z
CrownAtWells, Public Relations Manager at Anton's Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Your review is just lovely, thank you, so pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit to The Crown.

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We met two of Dad's cousins at Anton's Bistrot for lunch. As it was a non market weekday it was quiet. There is limited parking on site but I managed to get a space as my father can't walk far. We tried the macaroni cheese...More

Thank AJMglobaltraveller
CrownAtWells, Public Relations Manager at Anton's Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Glad you enjoyed your lunch with us. If not entirely happy with a dish, we are happy to address concerns while diners are here with us. Parking is, strictly speaking, for guests staying at The Crown due to the limited spaces available. We're glad we...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017

Came here for a drink twice whilst in Wells. Good atmosphere and vibe from the local clientele. Tried the real ale (Butcoombe) which was well kept Came back in the evening for pre -dinner drinks. A good Malbec and Sauvignon blanc served. Not cheap however....More

Thank Chris B
CrownAtWells, Public Relations Manager at Anton's Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Thanks for coming to The Crown and we're glad you liked it here. No, we're not 'cheap' nor want to be deemed as such. Our wine is carefully selected from local suppliers.

Reviewed 8 September 2017

My partner and I were in Wells for 1 night and as there was a function in the hotel we were staying at we decided to eat out. We both felt that some of our food was very good, almost excellent, but with both our...More

Thank Freemsdreams
CrownAtWells, Public Relations Manager at Anton's Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Good to hear overall you felt the food was good, almost excellent.

Reviewed 8 September 2017

We were in the area camping for bank holiday weekend in August. We went to Wells for lunch and sought out this pub (part of the crown) as it was shown as a historic building. The hot fuzz movie was filed here and there is...More

Thank Robin H
CrownAtWells, Public Relations Manager at Anton's Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Thank you for your review, As you say, you arrived during bank holiday which is just about the busiest time of year and you acknowledge you arrived at the same time as "lots of others". We apologise for the excessive wait for food; it seems...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$41
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Place | Market Place, Wells BA5 2RP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 673457
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