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The Lamb

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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The Square, Axbridge BS26 2, England
+44 1934 732253
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Lainate, Italy
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I taste the butcombe , for me one of the best beer of somerset, and i loved immediatly the lamb, Grazie mille and see you soon

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Thank marcolainate
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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1,076 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 545 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A typical english pub - good beer and good food. Service can be a bit slow when busy at peak times - but everything is cooked to order, so one has to expect that. The Butcombe loyalty card is a good deal if visiting here often.

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Thank Albia-Newton
England, United Kingdom
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204 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in for a drink before going to the Oakhouse. Set in the heart of the village this is a real old traditional pub. The food looked great (next visit for sure), it was lively but with a real friendly atmosphere. Good service and clearly popular. Will certainly be back!

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Thank Dave L
Rojales
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Visited last Sept. on a visit to UK from Spain. The food was excellent & the burgers are recommended. The staff & locals are friendly making this an enjoyable place to visit. Also the real ales are very good and the Estrella lager(Spanish) on tap.

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Thank John D
Linlithgow, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

We walked in here yesterday to have lunch and had to walk past the toilets to get to the bar. Unfortunately the strong smell coming from the toilet put us off completely so we left and went elsewhere. The menu looked good and just what we were looking for but couldn't bear the bad smell.

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1 Thank Mary S
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

9 of us went for a family birthday celebration - one of our party is in a wheelchair. Access is just about OK, but very tight in the dining area. I had a pate starter which was OK but then my 'fabulous burger' wasn't really on par at all. I know that meat rich burgers can cook a bit dry,... More 

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Thank Simon C
London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

The pub is very cozy. I had the flatbread goats cheese starter and it was excellent. I wasn't very hungry so I had a starter for my main. It was the west country crab on brioche toast. It was so good. The chips here are way better then chips you'd find in a normal chippy.

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1 Thank AllieFromDown
Wells, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

I keep going back again and again - do a lot of walking in the area and they never let me down. Good food, good atmosphere friendly staff and 'chatty' locals. Fish pie is recommended and Oh! yes and I like their cider.

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Thank ragmantoo
Bristol, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Came on the last Friday of October having visited this pub last year following a local walk. We were reasonably impressed last time other that the bread they used to make their sandwiches but a bit disappointed this time. Food was ok but hardly anyone in the pub so atmosphere nothing special and surprised that the barman didn't know his... More 

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Thank Stephen0903
Axmouth, United Kingdom
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146 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Great very old 'unspoilt' pub..well done Butcombe Brewery for not ruining what is a lovely old building with history. Well kept beers & a great bunch of very friendly locals who immediately engaged in dialogue. Downside, the pathetic little gas effect 'wood burner' in the inglenook in main bar, also an electric version further along in the dining area, really... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Axbridge BS26 2, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Axbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1934 732253

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?