Eating & Drinking

Clavelshay Barn Restaurant

Clavelshay Barn Restaurant is located in a traditional stone barn on a family run dairy farm on the edge of the Quantock Hills, offering a menu with the best local produce. Roughly 3 miles from the Yurts.

Visit their site for more info and menus: www.clavelshaybarn.co.uk

The Monkton Inn

Found down the hill in the local village, just a stone’s throw from the farm, The Monkton is warm and welcoming, offering fresh home cooking using local produce, at sensible prices. The Monkton is a popular place to eat (they won The Somerset Life Magazine award for Best Country Pub of the Year 2012) and you’ll usually need to book in advance. Ring 01823 412414 to make a booking.

Visit their site for more info and menus: www.themonktoninn.co.uk

The Maypole Inn

The Maypole Inn is a 5-10 minute drive from the Yurts, it serves traditional pub food using locally produced Somerset meat and seasonal vegetables wherever possible. They do a great Sunday roast. Call 01823 412286 to book.

Further information on their website: www.maypole-inn.co.uk

Pines Cafe

Located at the top of Buncombe Hill, just a 10 minute drive from the Yurts, and a great place to fill up before or after a long walk on the Quantocks! They use locally sourced and organic produce.

Visit their site for more info and menus: www.pinescafe.com

Thurloxton Fruit Growers

Lovely PYO just a couple of miles from the yurts – a great activity to do with children during the Summer months. Visit their site for more info: www.thurloxton.com/

Daisy Cottage Tea Rooms

Located next to the beautiful 14th Century Church of St Mary in Bishops Lydeard, Daisy Cottage Tea Rooms serves traditional loose-leaf tea, coffee, home-made cakes, light lunches in a vintage tea-room setting. Visit their site for more info: Daisy Cottage Tea Rooms on Facebook

Holiday Food:

Somerset Local Food Direct

Order holiday food in advance from  Somerset Local Food Direct (Tel: 01458 830801). Place an order by 9am Tuesday, giving Somerset Yurts as the delivery address and date of arrival. It will be delivered here on Friday for us to put in the fridge ready for your arrival. Choose from a wide range of locally produced food and seasonal vegetables. Visit their site for more info and to order: www.localfooddirect.co.uk

Pyne’s of Somerset

Award winning butcher with a fantastic deli and fishmongers, just off J24 of the M5 – perfect for stocking up on BBQ fodder at the yurts!
Visit their site for more info: www.pynethebutcher.co.uk

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