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Maxine's Restaurant at Charlton House

Charlton Road, Shepton Mallet BA4 4PR, England
+44 1749 342008
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good18%
  • Average16%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible16%
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“macaroons” (2 reviews)
“lounge area” (5 reviews)
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Charlton Road, Shepton Mallet BA4 4PR, England
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Eating here is like an endurance test and anyone who lasts until dessert deserves an award. This place pretends to do it all properly - maitre d' escorting diners to tables, waiter whipping out linen napkIns on laps, fairly decent menu, and then just as...More

2  Thank chicpascher2012
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very nice meal with very good service at a reasonable price.What more do you need .I very much enjoyed the Apple and blueberry crumble .

Thank fiveprimes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Visited for afternoon tea, whilst the service was OK it certainly wasn't the best, very slow. The staff did not seem very interested in serving us and surprisingly we had to ask for more jam and cream as only one small dish of each supplied...More

2  Thank janm72017
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Sadly not the experience we anticipated - for the name behind this, we expected more than a training ground and the lack of quality and presentation of food left much to be desired. Most definitely not worth worth the price or location. Insipid food prep,...More

7  Thank EJBej
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We went to Charlton House for dinner to celebrate a birthday and whilst the service was relaxed and the food reasonable the experience was somewhat spoilt when three of the items on the bill were more expensive than on the menu!! When this was pointed...More

1  Thank Peter H
Reviewed 31 December 2016

The more obvious places in bath were booked up so we came out here and not to be dissapointed. First class selection of sandwiches and cakes with bottomless pots of tea. We had a choice of locations to sit and enjoy it - we chose...More

Thank Biff61
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Excellent food in a lovely relaxed environment, the braised shin of beef with roasted marrow bone was fantastic, as was all the food.

Thank Ashtongate
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Visited for festive afternoon tea. Sandwiches and scones were very nice but the selection of cakes which looked appetizing did not live up to expectation regarding taste. The clementine tarts were very bland and the pastry very hard, the raspberry and poppy seed cupcakes likewise...More

Thank KF2102
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I phoned Charlton House before booking lunch to ensure that there was access to their dining room for someone with limited mobility. The staff were very helpful, not only on the phone , but also when we arrived for lunch with my mother. She walks...More

Thank CindyAnn37
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We had dinner in the conservatory the food was very very good, no complaints whatsoever. Service was very good, staff well trained.

Thank ttaylor123holmes
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$137 - US$137
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Charlton Road, Shepton Mallet BA4 4PR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Shepton Mallet
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 342008
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