food & drink
You may prefer to let someone else take the strain when it comes to cooking & eating so here are some recommendations for you to try.
The nearest proper pub, walkable over the hill with log fire, tasty food and good beer.
Another walkable pub.
Recently renovated & extended pub with cidery.
Recently refurbed with excellent local food and drink options.
Excellent pizzas, burgers etc not at crazy prices!
Good food & beer.
Award winning gastropub.
Good pizzas and more with interesting interiors.
Fine dining restaurant.
Great location on the coast with good beer.
Good food, including many veggy options.
Lots of pubs & restaurants in Bridport
Cafes & Light Lunch places
Excellent coffee & cakes, veggie and healthy options with vintage antiques on sale.
The Pottery Kitchen, Dennis China Works, Shepton House, Shepton Beauchamp
Enjoy lovely coffee, lunch and afternoon tea in a beautiful courtyard tea garden. Freshly cooked scones, cakes, tarts, soups, salads and sandwiches.
Nice café with shop, cider tasting, cider museum and orchards you can walk around.
Good coffee, soups and scones with local art displays.
Great veggie restaurant in interesting old mill.
Veggie and vegan cafe in an old railway carriage and bus.
Excellent cakes, coffee etc. R
Cycleable, summer only.
Local Food & Farms Shops
Great range of independent shops in Ilminster including bakers, butchers, deli & bookshop selling wine.
Farmshop, good meat.
Quality local organic produce.
Coop (Ilminster), Tesco (Ilminster & Chard) & Waitrose (Crewkerne)