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Waldegrave Arms

₱₱ - ₱₱₱, British,
High Street, Chewton Mendip, England
+44 1761 241384
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“flan” (3 reviews)
“steak pie” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
High Street, Chewton Mendip, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of those rare things these days, a busy pub. The food and atmosphere was excellent. Service was great and the landlord very welcoming. Visited with my family for Sunday lunch, but the menu was so varied, only one of us had the roast!

Thank MazP73
Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiancée and I arrived at the pub having not booked a table and even thou the pub was very busy and was fully booked throughout the afternoon, the Landlord and his manager made every effort to accommodate us and succeeded. We heard this place...More

Thank choc1980
alski501, Manager at Waldegrave Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our establishment. We are so pleased to hear such kind words . I hope you get to come back and try some of our local Somerset ales next time .

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friday Fish and Chips (11.05.2018) Unfortunately, I have to give this one star otherwise I can not post my review, I’d rather not have given any! Booked a table on Thursday for three of us over the phone saying we were coming for the Friday...More

1  Thank hp54hbp
alski501, Manager at Waldegrave Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We would like to apologise for any error in communication when ordering the fish in advance. Due to the popularity of our ‘Fresh Fish Fridays’ we always recommend preordering. We apologise that this didn't happen...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you fancy a great plate of fish & chips on a Friday, this is the place to go. The Specials board has various options including cod, haddock salmon and sea bass. We opted for battered haddock with chips and mushy peas in my case...More

Thank jjbmboy
alski501, Manager at Waldegrave Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review . Your words are very much appreciated . Even more so to hear you will be returning . Many thanks .

Reviewed 10 April 2018

On arrival warm greeting from publican. Our reserved table was in a quiet corner as I had requested. Four decent beers to choose from. You have to order from the bar, which we did and our starters arrived in a timely manner. Well presented and...More

Thank Bryony A
Reviewed 3 March 2018

A return visit here was a little disappointing- beer was good as was the service but my steak pie was poor - heavily microwaved I suspect ,and the chips were a greasy mess.

2  Thank Eddylevel
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Over the years I’ve used the Waldegrave I’ve never had a bad meal We went there on Sunday for a birthday meal and although we went in the evening and didn’t have many roasts left there was still enough to tempt our pallets I had...More

1  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Morning out which culminated in a very pleasant lunch. The menu is varied with lots to choose from. The food is all home made and the ham and chips was really tasty. This is a really nice pub with really friendly bar staff and waitress....More

1  Thank Beaumont1966
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Sunday lunch at the Waldegrave Arms is not limited to the usual choice of just 3 roast meats and vegetables. Here the full menu and specials are always available. It was a very wet and miserable January Sunday, and this was our first visit to...More

1  Thank Robert P
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times as it’s fairly local for us. Very traditional pub and really friendly staff. We had to sit in the right side bar as we had our dog with us, it’s not as nice as the left side but it was...More

Thank Bobbybrown2007
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sue p
19 August 2016|
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Response from HUNTERCHERTSEYSURREY | Reviewed this property |
Sorry,I don't know. We were there earlier this year and the owner seemed well established
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Bar scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Chewton Mendip, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Chewton Mendip
  • Phone Number: +44 1761 241384
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