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Matt`s Kitchen

COVID-19 Update: This restaurant is only available for takeaway or delivery at this time.

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US$8 - US$56
European, Asian, International, British
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews chocolate torte wild mushrooms merguez sausage puds pudding mackerel pork belly mash matt's kitchen own wine main course every mouthful incredible food lovely evening relaxed atmosphere three courses set menu
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got a takeaway Friday dinner - mackerel pate, veg soup, 2 pork belly with wild garlic mash and chocolate torte. All delicious and full of flavour. If we were locals we would order lots more!

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 20 March 2021

All the way through lockdown Matt has been providing interesting, tasty and well priced food. Tonight we had wonderful meat and vege dishes that made us all smile. Thank you Matt 🥰

Date of visit: March 2021
Matt Watson, General Manager at Matt`s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2021

Thank you! Love getting feedback like this and simply can't wait to open up again.

Reviewed 12 December 2020

We thought we’d treat ourselves to a night out, and we feel restored! In this weird world, where everything & everyone is slightly removed, Matt’s kitchen was warm and friendly and served classy comfort food. If we lived closer we would reserve a weekly table!

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 11 December 2020

Lovely meal - ate here for the first time last night . Matt was an excellent host and chef . Service was superb as was the food . Relaxed atmosphere and byo for the wine works so well . Couldn’t fault it .We will be...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 11 October 2020

Went for dinner last evening (Saturday) and had a fabulous time. Food, atmosphere, service were all brilliant. Matt even made a different main course when I told him in advance that I didn't eat chicken and which was on the main course menu. He didn't...More

Date of visit: October 2020
mattwatsonuk, General Manager at Matt`s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2020

Thank you so much David. An absolute pleasure to have you in. Cheers Matt

Reviewed 11 October 2020 via mobile

Having read all the excellent reviews here I hesitate to criticise at all and perhaps we were unfortunate but our experience differed fropm the majority who have written on TripAdvisor.Although the atmosphere is warm and friendly and the chef pleasant and helpful,the waitress was abrupt....More

Date of visit: October 2020
mattwatsonuk, Owner at Matt`s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2020

Dear Steve Thank you for visiting Matt’s Kitchen and cheers for the positives in your review. I do however take issue with you on a few points. You say the mixed meat and cheese board was “flavoursome and went well together” but bemoan the lack...More

Reviewed 20 September 2020

What a joy to be served dinner without having to make any choices ! And for the food to be just so delicious. Every mouthful was a delight, from the homemade chorizo to the AMAZING milk / pistachio / fruit icecream. Thanks Matt, great service...More

Date of visit: September 2020
mattwatsonuk, Owner at Matt`s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2020

Thank you so much. Always so happy to get a lovely review like this! Matt

Reviewed 5 September 2020

The food is exquisite and the atmosphere is fab. Matt and team are so friendly and attentive. So welcoming and the lighting and surroundings are so unique. Thank you so much Matt. First time we have visited and new to Bruton and you and the...More

Date of visit: September 2020
mattwatsonuk, Owner at Matt`s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2020

Absolutely thrilled you enjoyed it. Matt

Reviewed 17 July 2020

What an amazing treat! Our meal was lovely. Beautiful mackerel and lemon starter, delicious chicken and beef mains and a yummy mango dessert. Friendly and efficient service too. Thank you, Matt.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 15 March 2020 via mobile

Fabulous evening at Matt’s Kitchen. Quirky decor and lovely relaxed atmosphere. Friendly staff, and Matt will describe the menu in such a way, you will want to try everything. Choose of starters and desserts with set main course. Take your own wine with small corkage...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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  • Matt`s Kitchen is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 5
    • Atmosphere: 5