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The Martin's Arms


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Colston Bassett on off chance. Whilst walking in village a local lady recommended the Martins and we were pleased she did. Two soups & beef lunches taken in the bar were delicious. Roaring fire was very welcome. Lovely traditional pub not ruined by TVs...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank pauls077
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second visit. First was formal dining in the dining room restaurant, fine dining at its best. Lovely ambiance with superb food and service. Second visit was equally as pleasurable two days after Christmas when we ate in the beautifully decorated bar area where the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Testarossa54
Reviewed 9 January 2019

Went here as a family meal, the food was excellent, staff fantastic and we had one coeliac for which they were extremely accommodating, providing gluten-free bread and ensuring there was no cross-contamination. Quite expensive for the area but worth it for a special occasion.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Luke H
Reviewed 19 December 2018

Arranged to meet up with some friends here as previous visits have always been enjoyable. Christmas decorations looked lovely and bar menu enticing. The bar staff were all lovely and very attentive. Sadly the salad I chose was just about average and definitely not worth...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank iSooz
Reviewed 28 November 2018

The Martins Arms certainly delivered in every respect. To cater for a party of 30 during a very busy week was a big ask but we liaised over seating arrangements and the menu and we weren't disappointed On arrival, the tables were set, the candles...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank windinmyhair41
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

We travelled 90 minutes to get to this pub as the burgers used to be the best ever! However on this occasion is was dry, cold and the brioche bun stale. Despite giving feedback 3 times throughout the course of the meal nothing was done...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank hsk173
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Nice (ish) pub. Nothing more nothing less. May have eaten but had a drink whilst deciding. One large gin and mixer, one small bottle non alco beer (becks blue for those who know it), £18.35!!! Not normally a whinger but you would query that wouldnt...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank olympian22018
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We call her Patience because she is patient with us when we take yet another wrong turn, and asks us to do a U turn when convenient. Martin Arms is not difficult to find really, however, the sign on the door isn't much bigger than...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank shepherd1
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Went on Saturday for a meal for two in the dinning restaurant. It was a cold dinning room and we asked if we could move, a waitress said we could move but the place she suggested was in front of the fire, which was not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank betsy065
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

The Martins Arms is situated in a small countryside village It has a restaurant and a bar where food can be served There is also a garden area Advertised as dog friendly so we called there for a meal in the bar There were only...More

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank susan s
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Marie S
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Response from susan s | Reviewed this property |
Not dog friendly We were told dogs weren’t welcome in the bar at all - just in the garden
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