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The Wheelhouse Restaurant

27 The Avenue, Minehead TA24 5AY, England
+44 1643 818245
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (20 reviews)
“mustard mash” (5 reviews)
“salmon” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
27 The Avenue, Minehead TA24 5AY, England
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I had just arrived at 2pm from Bishops Lydiard on the steam train. We were hungry and found the Wheelhouse which was about to close but we were made very welcome. What struck us was how clean it was. The owner and...More

Thank morganw183
Reviewed yesterday

A party of us went to The Wheelhouse to celebrate a work colleagues birthday. We aren't from Minehead but we were impressed with the service and the food as well as the overall price. There was a cosy feel and it was nice to go...More

Thank lizzi09
Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived in Minehead on the 2 00 steam train. We had decided on fish and chips for lunch. However we went towards the town and did not fancy the chip shop we came upon. So we decided to walk further. We passed this lovely...More

Thank johnavfc2015
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Such a lovely place to eat and spend time with friends over a drink or two. The owners are so friendly and welcoming, and the food as always was amazing. This is by far the nicest place in minehead to eat, make sure you book...More

Thank Emma904
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed in minehead for 4 nights and went to the wheelhouse restaurant after reading on tripadvisor and we were not disappointed We didn't book on the Thursday night but it was very busy so would recommend booking to be sure of a table Service...More

Thank donna t
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had food here twice while holidaying in Minehead. We had chicken curry, steak and kidney pie, lamb shank, chicken in creamy mushroom sauce all served with a choice of potatoes and vegetables. They have the best desserts, my son had the chocolate cookie bash...More

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, great front of house, nicest evening out in a very long time, highly recommended, couldn't ask for more from a restaurant, if in Minehead you have to visit

Thank Davegifford1969
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a group of 9 we really ought to have booked lunch in advance, however we were made to feel very welcome and a table was arranged for us with no fuss whatsoever. We had a delicious lunch. The restaurant (and toilets) were spotlessly clean....More

Thank SM_BHAM33
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although they were very busy with a group booking for more than 20 people service was quick and friendly. The food was very good and tasty and despite being warned when we entered that they were busy and there might be a wait we did...More

Thank Dorothy O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great meal, with a lively table beside us. House wine was great,both for me and my wife, and will be back again soon.

Thank macmcneill2016
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12 July 2016|
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Response from Jeanettetheresa | Reviewed this property |
They open Tuesday - Saturday lunchtimes : 10.00-2.30 Tuesday -Saturday evenings: 6.30 Sunday lunchtime 11.30 They recommend that you book as it does get busy
11 February 2016|
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Response from melita t | Reviewed this property |
yes its on ground floor
19 January 2016|
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Response from mark john N N | Reviewed this property |
sorry not sure , would need to contact the place r Mark
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 The Avenue, Minehead TA24 5AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Minehead
  • Phone Number: +44 1643 818245
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