The community run Mells Village Shop was opened by Kevin McCloud in 2009. The Cafe, opened by Mary Berry, followed in 2011. Together, the shop and cafe are the hub of village life as well as providing a popular pitstop for tourists,walkers and cyclists.
A luxury hotel in Somerset's beautiful rolling countryside, Ston Easton Park blends rich heritage with the exacting standards of a four-star hotel. Not only does the hotel boast an idyllic Mendip Hills setting, but it also features an authentic Victorian garden that provides much of the produce used in our award-winning restaurant. We believe really fresh vegetables are an essential part of outstanding cuisine, and our Victorian kitchen garden provides much of what is needed backed up by the best local producers. The outstanding cuisine on offer in our fine dining restaurant creates a uniquely desirable dining experience of international renown, and The Sorrel Restaurant counts amongst the best in Bath and Wells.
18 St James Street, South Petherton, Somerset, TA13 5BW
The Brewers Arms is a busy 17th century freehouse situated in the heart of South Petherton. There is an adjoining 40 seater restaurant serving traditional home cooked food and a friendly welcome is assured. We also offer ensuite accommodation and have a rear garden, skittle alley and hold annual beer festivals.
The Crown, a 15th century coaching inn in the heart of Wells, features a popular restaurant - Anton's Bistrot - and the equally popular Penn Bar. Menus offer an eclectic selection of dishes featuring the best local produce, providing diners with delicious, reasonably priced meals. Local ales and ciders are available too.
Under the wide open Somerset skies, surrounded by fields and hedges and trees, lies The Pilgrims Restaurant, an old stone Pub now in the guise of award-winning Restaurant, complete with Rooms. With a passion for local produce which inspires a menu of unique dishes and an attention to detail which, should you choose, will guarantee a memorable stay. And, since The Pilgrims has been a pub for most of its many years, we have kept the bar and the lounge with its log fire to relax around, either pre or post dinner or after a bracing walk if you're staying.
The White Hart is a former coaching inn dating back some 350 years in the old town of Wiveliscombe, close to both Taunton and Wellington. This is where you'll find quality, local ingredients cooked with passion. Under the guidance of head chef Alex Williams, our team of chefs have worked hard to source the best of fresh local ingredients that showcase the wonderful produce that the South West has to offer; our venison comes from the Blackdown Hills and we source succulent free-range duck breast from Crediton. Our Fish is landed in Brixham and arrives into our kitchen on the very same day. On Sundays we offer a full carvery or table service using the finest meat from local farms.
The Who'd A Thought It Inn is situated in the heart of the unique and mystical market town of Glastonbury, in one of the prettiest areas of England. A truly traditional public house that serves real ales supplied by Palmer's Brewery, and an excellent selection of wines. We serve quality meals with a wide range of choice, and our menu includes local produce which is ever changing depending on the season. Classic English cuisine served in a warm and friendly atmosphere. The inn also offers five newly refurbished ensuite letting rooms. and our menu includes local produce which is ever changing depending on the season.
We believe that our suppliers represent some of the best in the South West. We always source our ingredients from within a 50 mile radius whenever possible, ensuring maximum freshness and quality. We also sell local drinks throughout the hotel.
Taunton Farmers' Market, established in 1999, is a cooperative of local farmers, growers and producers. We strive to bring quality local food and drink into Taunton High Street every Thursday, all from within 30 miles of Somerset's county town, Taunton. Come along and soak up the atmosphere!
Vale Yard, High Street, Porlock, Somerset, TA24 8PU
Our award winning products are brimming with West Country warmth. Since 1888 we have been tasting the worlds finest products for our blends. Every day we taste, roast and blend our products by the coast.
There are many things that makes Miles unique. Combining the modernity of today's state of the art coffee roasting and packing machinery, to the use of traditional methods for blending and tasting.
Perhaps the most interesting of all is the location. Based in the UK’s smallest National Park the stunning scenery inspires the Miles team daily and shines through all they do.
Miles Tea, Coffee and Hot Chocolate range can be found in Farm shops and a wide selection of supermarkets and convenience outlets across the West Country and beyond. Miles are the only brand in the UK to be listed in the top 5 for tea and coffee sections of ‘Best Brands’ magazine 2016. Miles work alongside Visit Somerset, Visit Exmoor, Somerset County Cricket Club, St Margaret’s Hospice and Somerset Day to name a few.
John Halls and Derek Miles still taste tea daily and they would personally invite you to try Miles Tea, Coffee and Heavenly Hot Chocolate.
Exmoor is a place where John, Derek and the Miles team call home.