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The Walled Garden at Mells

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A Lovely Way to Spend an Hour or so

In an ideal world you'd walk around the village of Mells, having a look a the bric a brac on... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Glastonbury, United Kingdom
A little patch of Paradise

I love this place and was so distraught when it closed for a while. I come here for a sit amongst... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
Frome, United Kingdom
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A seasonal outdoor cafe and plant nursery set within a small and pretty walled garden in the village of Mells. Open from March to the end of October.
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Selwood Street | Rectory Garden, Mells, Frome BA11 3PN, England
+44 1373 812597
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

In an ideal world you'd walk around the village of Mells, having a look a the bric a brac on view which is outside of people's houses, then you'd go to the beautiful Talbot Inn for a pint of Butcombe bitter.. Now refreshed, you can...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

I love this place and was so distraught when it closed for a while. I come here for a sit amongst the flowers and fairies! Absolutely awesome with great coffee, cake, service, flowers and views

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank HumDrum70
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We have stopped off / visited "The Walled Garden" few times this year -for a light lunch or just a snack / cupa depending on our timings when arrived -thus have tried various selections off the menu (have never had pizza -will need to adjust...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank de-vere40
Reviewed 2 October 2018

An interesting and eclectic garden with a selection of paths to explore and a variety of plants. Plants for sale as well as drinks and snacks.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 921philipd
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

I lived in Bath for 3.5 years and have to say was pretty underwhelmed by lots of what Bath had to offer so when we discovered this amazingly quaint , beautiful eatery we came here a lot , I even hired it for my birthday...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Kokoroko
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Within the walled and productive garden, adjacent to the hamlet's Tithe Barn, simple snacks and wood-fired pizzas are offered. In the warm sunshine, an excellent stop with cheery service.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Wil B
Reviewed 14 September 2018

This is a hidden gem in the beautiful, historic village of Mells. A stunning walled garden to walk round and buy some plants for your garden. The bonus is you can also have a fantastic lunch, sitting at tables dotted around the garden or in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Susan G
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Visited today. What a lovely place to enjoy a cuppa, would highly recommend. Garden was beautiful. Would visit again.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank h0nesty13
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Our second time of visiting this beautiful and tranquil garden in the quaint village of Mells. We went for lunch with our two young children (7 and 5) and we enjoyed beautiful pizzas, freshly cooked on the fantastic clay pizza oven. Other food is available...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Alex-Bex
Reviewed 12 August 2018

I first came to this place over 10 years ago when it was just a garden nursery and the plants that I bought then are still going strong. These days the emphasis is more on food and drink. There is a good selection of light...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Leigh C
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Response from Ellie123449 | Reviewed this property |
Best to ring ahead and check width of gated access compared to wheelchair width. I think it would be ok but couldn't guarantee it.