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Poachers Pocket

Chelynch, Shepton Mallet BA4 4PY, England
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Chelynch, Shepton Mallet BA4 4PY, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

20 hungry people waiting on a cold wet roadside for the doors to be opened.... Family xmas lunch, meals arrived after a short wait. All the lunches were hot, plenty of veg to go around, my Steak and Ale pie had too many pieces of...More

Thank Lizbry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I`ve been here 6 -8 times this year, sometimes just my wife and I and sometimes with friends too and have never been disappointed. Just the specials board alone offers a larger selection than some pubs I`ve been in, I have enjoyed Rump, Fillet and...More

Thank SteveandPam H
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Today, Sunday 10 Dec , as part of a local club’s Christmas festivities, we ate at the Poacher’s Pocket. I have heard lots of very good feedback about their Sunday lunch but had never tried it. I was very very pleased with the Christmas lunch....More

Thank raygjsmith
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food with great service in a friendly country pub would recommend a visit for anyone local or visiting the area

Thank enjoy-travel35
Reviewed 1 December 2017

A favourite place for a leisurely meal where the food is great. Still a traditional locals pub where the dogs are welcome and you can get a sausage baguette with onions and chips for lunch at a more than reasonable price! We have tried most...More

Thank marionmuston
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Tasty large portions. Good service. Extensive fairly traditional menu. Onion soup very good. Puddings a bit boring, though.

Thank r3jb76
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Birthday meal mikes from home so we were hoping for a nice meal and this venue did not disappoint The pub is a traditional drinking/eating venue so what you see is what you get with decor What you don’t expect is the quality food served...More

Thank Cossy911
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We spent just 1 night here as we were in town for a show at the Jubilee. The hotel is listed as 2 stars, but I would give it 3. The kink sized bed was very comfortable, as were the pillows. The room was clean...More

Thank TeriHasnip
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Turned up for a Friday pub lunch. The place was very busy but we found a table. We were advised it may be half an hour wait for food, but lunch arrived within 10 minutes. The food is A-mazing. Steak and Stilton pie was lovely...More

Thank Glen C
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We had a lovely pub meal with a family dog. This pub has a great atmosphere & local beer with reasonably priced excellent pub grub.

Thank nigelboor
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Questions & Answers
Janet T
25 August 2017|
Response from suitcase19 | Reviewed this property |
Hello ,if you go through the front door it is level and wide enough for a wheelchair
9 May 2017|
Response from suitcase19 | Reviewed this property |
hello have you tried ringing the poachers pocket and asking about ivor , i have heard his name before but not sure where he worked
9 January 2016|
Response from suitcase19 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do allow we behaved dogs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chelynch, Shepton Mallet BA4 4PY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Shepton Mallet
  • Phone Number: 01749-88-02-20
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