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Cartgate Lodge Cafe

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Cartgate Picnic Area | A303, Yeovil TA14 6RA, England
+44 1935 829006
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
“sunday roast” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British
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LOCATION
Cartgate Picnic Area | A303, Yeovil TA14 6RA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and partner were returning to Cornwall after a weekend in Bath, we decided to stop off here for breakfast. I have visited here many years ago as a child with my parents on route to Yeovil, the transformation from the small hut I remember...More

1  Thank CornishMaid89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is often good here, but I have two moans, the first was last week when I ordered a bacon roll on Friday at 10am costing £3.50 which appeared with just one rasher of bacon, is this normal, didn't seem worth it? Tesco or Morrisons...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very large easily accessible picnic area with ample parking, numerous picnic tables, loads of room to stretch legs or walk dogs, modern toilets and a café. The café is fairly basic but ideal for a quick snack. The locally made sandwiches were very fresh and...More

Thank Big-G66
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I needed to get to Sutton. It was the early hours of the morning, when I found Cartgate on the A303. I stopped there and used the toilet before leaving. I found the toilets much cleaner than the ones near Eype. The last time, I...More

1  Thank ste141
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Perhaps not as good as some of the independent service stations. Basically a not too greasy Greasy spoon. Friendly. Basic. Chips were awesome. Scampi mediocre. Ok really.

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely 'real' food available at reasonable prices, clean toilets and a beautiful scenic spot with trees and picnic tables. It provided us with a great setting for a rest before we continued on a long journey. Makes a nice change from busy services with generally...More

1  Thank DevonRose11
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This is not a review of the rest stop itself, or the cafe, which is good, but of the prepacked sandwiches sold in the cafe, produced by a local manufacturer or family business. I picked a brown bread cheese sandwich because all the others were...More

Thank lindsey305
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped for breakfast had the all day bk fill me up was served very quickly was lovely and fresh, staff were very friendly and a smile goes a long way restaurant very clean and tidy everything you would need in one place well done keep...More

1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This is my regular stop on the A303 and I was disappointed this time. The food, usually so good and fresh, was served in a crock dish, lumpy and flavourless and no gravy for the vegetables. My waiter could have done with some basic training,...More

1  Thank Oldpigsqueal
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We had a 4/5 hour journey to Cornwall with a 4yr old and 1yr old in the car so we planned a stop hear 1 1/2 hours in to refresh the kids. Being told originally it woz a truck stop i woz not exspecting much....More

2  Thank finepubgrubber
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cartgate Picnic Area | A303, Yeovil TA14 6RA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Yeovil
  • Phone Number: +44 1935 829006
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