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The Blue Bowl Inn

₱₱ - ₱₱₱, British,
Bristol Road, West Harptree BS40 6HJ, England
+44 1751 221269
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“burger” (31 reviews)
“pie” (8 reviews)
“beef” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
Bristol Road, West Harptree BS40 6HJ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The food has always been very good and excellent value it is very nice in the summer to sit in the nice garden in the sunshine and most of the staff are helpful and friendly

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in for lunch on the way to the airport as I remember the pub from my sales rep days in the 70's when it was a well run Courage managed house. I was dissapointed to see that the pub has fallen into a tattle...More

Thank C9282XKchrism
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with some friends for evening meal. Food arrive in good time and pleasant waitress. Everything we had was enjoyed by all. Some things we felt were a bit pricey for what it was but mostly good value. It was fairly busy and the noise...More

Thank 23dw1957
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

First visit here and I’ll definitely be coming back again and again. A very extensive menu so it was hard to choose as it all looked good. My partner had the braised beef and Stilton which came with mash and veg which he enjoyed and...More

1  Thank dissypegs
Reviewed 18 February 2018

My partner booked this pub on recommendation for a belated valentines meal. Travelled 45 mins and looked good on arrival. Then shown to 'restaurant' which was brightly lit basic chain pub style with kids and lots of noise. Not a great start but menu looked...More

1  Thank NickyV14
Reviewed 16 February 2018

If you're looking for traditional pub food, look no further. Large portions and friendly staff. I can recommend the pies.... huge and delicious!!

Thank Benita R
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Visited for a Birthday meal. It was busy and a table of 20 arrived after us. However food was quick and cooked to perfection. Generous portions but squeezed in dessert too, Would thouroughly recommend!

Thank SquirtGun
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Went here after a trip to blagdon lake upon a recommendation. The food itself was very good, although on the pricey side. I really liked the chilli sauce - they have quite a collection of chilli sauces behind the till! Reason for 4* is that...More

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Visited here with my boyfriend and his dad originally our table was at the bar was very cramped I think their had been a mistake as when we queried we were moved straight away into the restaurant to a table that had our name on...More

Thank K1w11990
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We booked the blue bowl after being recommended by friends. It was our sons 21st birthday ,when we arrived the staff were very friendly the menu catered for all tastes. When the food came we were amazed at the size of the burgers ! All...More

Thank Claire B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bristol Road, West Harptree BS40 6HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  West Harptree
  • Phone Number: +44 1751 221269
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