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Brown and Forrest Restaurant

Bowdens Farm, Hambridge,, Langport TA10 0BP, England
+44 (0)458 250875
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good38%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (16 reviews)
“smoked eel” (14 reviews)
“potatoes” (11 reviews)
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British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bowdens Farm, Hambridge,, Langport TA10 0BP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is in an old farm yard with odd neighbours from Mormons to a gun-shop plus wedding "stuff". It is a delight to browse the range of lovely local foods and their own smoked goodies. We ate well - smoked eel on rye and goat...More

Thank RobininBRISTOL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are not many Smokeries in the UK and to have this fine establishment in Somerset producing the quality food (Duck, fish, cheese etc) is excellent. What really standout is that there is an excellent restaurant and shop onsite, the restaurant serves their own produce....More

Thank Stowey-Traveller
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We called in to this restaurant.It is off the beaten track but well worth it!.The service was fast and efficient.Food tasty and the produce smoked in house!The staff were friendly.The place was clean and the best thing......there is a shop attached to purchase many artisan...More

Thank TezZejtun
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Reasonable place for lunch if you happen to be passing, but take your credit card and take a deep breath if you want to buy any smoked goods. Having said that the £60 a kilo gravallax would cost you £100 a kilo at Fortnum and...More

Thank Skidmark2
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Worth a visit for the wonderful fish and meats smoked onsite sold in their well stocked shop and their delicious lunches and cakes in their restaurant.

Thank Roberta C
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I would certainly say go here for lunch as the menu although not extensive is delicious on every front. We try to visit a few times each year and when you go choose a smoked dish which yes, they smoked themselves and so none of...More

1  Thank world_is_your_oyster
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I knew about the smokery side of the business but on visiting did not expect the lovely cafe that they have. The staff are friendly and the food wonderful. I had a smoked chicken and mushroom pie with new potatoes with herby garlic butter and...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Good home made food and afternoon teas. You can book a table too. The menu changes regularly as the food is freshly made.

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I only wanted a desert so I am not commenting on the main courses. The home made treacle and bread and butter pudding with an enormous blob of clotted cream was an amazing almost life changing unrivalled gastronomic experience. I am a gastronort of modest...More

1  Thank Lawson M
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Part of a complex of small shops in the countryside near to the Leach Pottery. Smoked fish a speciality as are large portions of good puddings.

Thank Lynn B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 43 - USD 43
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bowdens Farm, Hambridge,, Langport TA10 0BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Langport
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)458 250875
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