We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

The Walled Garden at Mells

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Selwood Street | Rectory Garden, Mells, Frome BA11 3PN, England
Phone Number:
+44 1373 812597
Website
Today
10:00 - 17:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 144 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 98
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Hidden gem

Wow what a beautiful spot hidden away in a small village close to Frome. The walled garden is beautiful with a lovely little cafe serving homemade cake and drinks also sandwiches... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
barbaraconway53
,
Frome, United Kingdom
Add Photo Write a Review

144 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 144: English reviews
Frome, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wow what a beautiful spot hidden away in a small village close to Frome. The walled garden is beautiful with a lovely little cafe serving homemade cake and drinks also sandwiches and pizza fron their outdoor oven.

Helpful?
Thank barbaraconway53
Frome, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
40 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A great find almost in our back yard? A lovely place to amble about in, many plants for sale to transform your garden, Nice little coffee shop as well with places to sit and let time pass you by. Accessible on Public transport as well.

Helpful?
Thank Austen M
Twickenham, null, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
43 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Friends that live close by recommended this to us and we were enchanted by the venue. It's quirky, with interesting plants and the best Pizza I have tasted.

Helpful?
Thank Michelle S
Bristol, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
583 reviews
279 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Mells - or at least the Talbot was written up in the Sunday Times and we thought - soundls lovely let us go. And we did and it is a lovely place - a fine church, the grave of Seigfried Sasson, some lovely thatched cottages and this door in the wall saying garden, plants, tea etc etc. It is a... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank RobininBRISTOL
Knutsford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
103 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Worth dropping in for a short walk in fresh air. For the style of garden, the words 'informality and profusion' have been taken to heart here! A few interesting plants and a pleasant view from some of the cafe tables.

Helpful?
1 Thank LoveFrenchWine
Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
340 reviews
91 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Pretty walled cottage garden, next to a historic tythe barn in Mells village. There is a cafe that serves light lunches, hot and cold beverages and desserts. The garden contains lots of little pathways and discreet areas with tables and pleasant views, where you can enjoy your lunch or afternoon tea. The tythe barn next door offers a good space... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank 342SteveO
Corby, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
69 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We were passing through the area in June and decided to stop for a wander around. Not much more to say than that we enjoyed a very nice wander around looking at the plants and flowers, and had a nice sit down for a while. What more can you ask for (free of charge!)

Helpful?
Thank bluemac-uk
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful walled garden Buying from plants to pots, Tea to pizzas. Had pot of tea,Home made pizza and home made soup Staff helpful and polite. Whole place relaxed and comfortable . This is not a fast food place. All made to order, and as such the food is great. Will be going back again and again

Helpful?
Thank stephen j
Level Contributor
38 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We have been to the Walled Garden in Mells many times and it's consistent. Consistently excellent! The cakes are lovely and the pizzas that they make in their pizza oven are not delicious and great value (range from £8-£10 from memory) but have plenty of topping (so many places are mean with their toppings, but definitely is not the case... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lucyinbath
Lympstone, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is a lovely place to go for a Pizza or afternoon tea with family or friends. They also have a selection of ice creams. You can also buy plants here.

Helpful?
Thank trazzageel

Travellers who viewed The Walled Garden at Mells also viewed

 

Been to The Walled Garden at Mells? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Walled Garden at Mells and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Carmarthenshire
over a year ago
over a year ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from The Walled Garden at Mells staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?