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The Blue Bowl Inn

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Bristol Road, West Harptree BS40 6HJ, England
+44 1751 221269
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (20 reviews)
“baked salmon” (2 reviews)
“whitebait” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Bristol Road, West Harptree BS40 6HJ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My partner booked this pub on recommendation for a belated valentines meal. Travelled 45 mins and looked good on arrival. Then shown to 'restaurant' which was brightly lit basic chain pub style with kids and lots of noise. Not a great start but menu looked...More

Thank NickyV14
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're looking for traditional pub food, look no further. Large portions and friendly staff. I can recommend the pies.... huge and delicious!!

Thank Benita R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for a Birthday meal. It was busy and a table of 20 arrived after us. However food was quick and cooked to perfection. Generous portions but squeezed in dessert too, Would thouroughly recommend!

Thank SquirtGun
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Went here after a trip to blagdon lake upon a recommendation. The food itself was very good, although on the pricey side. I really liked the chilli sauce - they have quite a collection of chilli sauces behind the till! Reason for 4* is that...More

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Visited here with my boyfriend and his dad originally our table was at the bar was very cramped I think their had been a mistake as when we queried we were moved straight away into the restaurant to a table that had our name on...More

Thank K1w11990
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We booked the blue bowl after being recommended by friends. It was our sons 21st birthday ,when we arrived the staff were very friendly the menu catered for all tastes. When the food came we were amazed at the size of the burgers ! All...More

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 19 December 2017

5 of us ate at this pub following a recommendation however we left disappointed. My daughter had a chicken burger which contained at least two bones, after which put her off eating anymore. The bones were small and she could have choked on them. I...More

Thank fuzzycoco
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Around 14 of us with 2 young kids where there on a sat night. Great service and high quality food despite its being busy. Decent range of drinks, good parking, large outdoor area. Varied menu. Burger dishes were good portion sizes some of the other...More

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Ate here on a Saturday night in Dec 2017 with extended family. We were immediately shown to our table and were asked for drink choices. The staff were attentive and discreet and the service was spot on. We ordered and our food came promptly. I...More

Thank kypho
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We where staying in the area for a week and luckily enough ate here on our first night and was so impressed with the food we had to come back a second time. The food was beautifully cooked and the service was great, we personally...More

Thank tillymintLiverpool
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bristol Road, West Harptree BS40 6HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  West Harptree
  • Phone Number: +44 1751 221269
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