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The Courtyard Restaurant

9 Heritage Courtyard Sadler Street | Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2RR, England
+44 1749 677772
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (34 reviews)
“whitebait” (11 reviews)
“tartlet” (8 reviews)
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French, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
9 Heritage Courtyard Sadler Street | Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2RR, England
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We had an evening meal here and could not fault it. The food was excellent and was very reasonably priced. I would particularly recommend the warm tartlet starter and the pork medallions

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank 25Silver
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Had dinner here last Friday evening and once again it was superb. Great food, great venue and great staff. So good I've booked again for tomorrow night. Happy Birthday to me 😀🍽🍷👍

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank _doreenjnr
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We moved to Wells in February and have been working our way through the various places to eat. The Courtyard restaurant is now on a shortlist of favourites. Everything about the evening was perfect. The staff couldn't me more helpful and friendly, the restaurant has...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This is a perfect venue for having lunch or an evening meal with friends and family. We went for Sunday lunch. The restaurant was busy but great ambiance - not too busy - tucked down an attractive alley way close to the Swan Hotel. I...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank YeovilSarah
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is superb. The food is excellent , well presented, very reasonably priced and the restaurant itself is nicely laid out. We had the £12-95 for two courses deal. I had Prawn platter for starter , a lovely dish , followed by the Sea...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank Tomvalley2
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I booked this restaurant on the strength of the previous glowing reviews. The service was great and so was the food; the service was so good that, after I found the key lime pie wasn't to my taste, when the waitress arrived to clear the...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank KoalaKeith
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Used a popular voucher site to purchase a 2 course meal for 2. The restaurant is not the easiest to locate but was a lovely hideaway when we did. Very homely and staff were very welcoming. Didn't feel at all embarrassed about having a discount...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank kmcblue
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We’ve previously enjoyed a couple of good lunches in this restaurant but not recently since it underwent a rebranding. However, we decided to give it another try for midweek lunch as we were in Wells for the day. Things didn’t seem good as we entered...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank BoDiddleyBoing
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This was our second visit to this restaurant and again were very impressed. Delicious food, plenty of it, presented beautifully, great value. The family run staff are all very welcoming, friendly but also professional. Fun and warm ambience and decor. It really is a hidden...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank kathymac305
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Sharing platter for two, steaks with trimmings, glasses of wine and coffees served by friendly staff. The bill - £36. What's not to like? Outside tables for a fine day although we chose indoors on a rainy day. It's unlikely you would find this gem...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank JohnHowardNorfolk
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12 January 2019|
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Response from Julie C | Property representative |
Steve, the head chef has been a chef for 33 years and up until 2 years ago served duck pink. 2 years ago a routine Health and Safety/Environmental Health inspection from the Food Standards Agency, they wrote the following... More
24 August 2017|
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Response from KoalaKeith | Reviewed this property |
As mentioned above by John Howard, there would be no problem eating in the traffic free courtyard, but I would suggest a call to the restaurant on 01749 677772 to enquire whether your dog would be welcomed inside.
4 July 2017|
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Response from KoalaKeith | Reviewed this property |
Yes; children were present while we dined
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Heritage Courtyard Sadler Street | Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2RR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 677772
  • E-mail
We are locally family run restaurant with local frendly staff. We have been hear for 9 years, 8 years as café piano, but we have no longer have a piano so we just changed the name to The courtyard restaurant. We just want you to have a great time with afordable food
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