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Bekynton Brasserie

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21 Market Place, Wells BA5 2RF, England
+44 1749 675993
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Rural Belgium
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196 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This is the kind of place where you're made to feel welcome even if you've never stepped through the door before. And they have nice teas, coffees and cakes.

Thank Nossi
Shaldon, United Kingdom
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647 reviews
330 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 255 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Wonderful position in market square outside entrance to cathedral. Great for people watching. Coffee, tea and plum cake good. Sadly flapjack undercooked - crunchy crystallised sugar. Friendly and helpful staff.

Thank shish57
Exeter, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Poor service, terrible coffee, still trading (just) on its great location. Why can't a place like this use more imagination with menus and train staff to offer exceptional service? In short, don't bother!

Thank steve w
Wells, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2016

I have been in here twice & each time felt disappointed. The food is ok but the place feels claustrophobic & dark. I didn't feel overly welcome.

1 Thank Rosina T
Taunton, United Kingdom
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118 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Visited today for the first time and had breakfast. We were impressed by the menu choices for breakfast, but also for the lunch menu. Very friendly service. The food was very fresh and obviously prepared to order. The only tiny little bit of criticism was that part of the toast tasted of onion. This meant that it had been placed... More 

Thank Loves2lunch
1 review
Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

Good value for money. excellent food and drinks. friendly staff who welcome you with a smile. I'm happy to say I will be visiting again

Thank Buzz B
Bristol, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2015

Popped in on a Saturday afternoon, very busy, but staff's politeness and attention to detail was not affected. Had a lovely cake and cup of tea, really nice atmosphere. Will be sure to come again

Thank Jordan G
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Basically, went in and sat down at an empty table, as one would. We watched several groups being warmly welcomed as they came in through the door while we appeared to be invisible. The last straw proved to be when one table of people who had come in after us was served and we continued to be ignored - to... More 

2 Thank 138suej
United Kingdom
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Lovely setting, new ownership. Service is good and the quality is great. The brownies; produced on site like everything else, were the best I have had....they make an effort here...Visit and enjoy

3 Thank JemWW
Kirkwall, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Personable staff who went the extra mile to ensure customer satisfaction. Several folk were greeted by name as they were "regulars". My 3-egg scrambled eggs on buttered toast was perfect: creamy and tasty with ample toast. My husband's bacon & fried egg sandwich was equally good. My tea-pot was topped up with hot water as soon as they saw that... More 

Thank MrsJosephineJones

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Market Place, Wells BA5 2RF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 675993

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