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Hereford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This was a late booking as we were in the area to view a property. Upon arrival we were informed that there was no food that evening and the bar was due to close, this was quite early, about 7.30pm. We were shown to our room, small but adequate for one night. The 'hospitality' tray had sachets of coffee, no...

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Reviewed 20 August 2016

Andy and Lisa are extremely friendly hosts who are very happy to help their guests. The pub is set in the heart of a picturesque village. Great value home cooked Sunday lunches and wonderful English breakfasts.

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Thank Wembley1966
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights and arrived quite late in the evening to a genuine welcome. A large newly decorated room and very comfortable bed awaited. In the morning we had a ginormous home cooked breakfast and ditto the second morning. The owners haven't been there that long and there is still redecoration work to be done but the basics...

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Called in en route home and came accross this gem. Great food a d price. Fabulous building and great staff. Lots of potential in the building. If home cooked food is for you, then it's definately worth a visit 😀

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We popped into The Portman arms on Sunday for their first day of serving carvery's. The meat was from the local butcher in west coker, the roasties, Yorkshire puds and cauliflower cheese were homemade the veg was fresh & there was an abundance of gravy for us to enjoy. A very tasty meal! Andy and Lisa are very welcoming, there...

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Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

A really lovely traditional pub. A very warm welcome from landlord and landlady Andy and Lisa with friendly welcoming locals, great beer and great atmosphere. A pool table, dart board and duke box as well as live music events. My new local!

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Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

WOW.!!!!!!! One of the best carvery's I ever had. Better than the main stream big boys. Very friendly staff. Dogs welcome. Good price. Take my word for it. Very nice place to stop. !!!!!!!!! People that come here make your mind up on the day. Great great place.

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Thank Paul C
Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

I'm currently working in the area for the week and talked to one of the staff in the car park who was friendly (after trying a few dicey pubs). So I booked in and had a lovely Sunday meal the place was heaving advisable to book ahead of time and tonight had a great steak and chips. It's how I...

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

Went for a Sunday dinner and it was absolutely gorgeous ! A selection of beef turkey AND pork ! And couldn't forget the creamy cauliflower cheese which was to die for !Would defiantly recommend and will defiantly be returning ! Oh and I must not forget the lovely staff ! X

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Neath Port Talbot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

Extremely loved this pub, after passing many times we decided to pop in for Sunday lunch and boy was it a good idea.the pub it's self was clean and welcoming with the smell of home cooked roasts.the staff wer welcoming the minute we walked it we was shown to a table. Then the roast beef was to die for and...

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Additional Information about The Portman Arms

Address: Portman Arms High Street, East Chinnock BA22 9DP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > East Chinnock
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
The Portman Arms East Chinnock, Somerset
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