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The Friendly Spirit

Friendly Spirit Brook Street | Cannington, Bridgwater TA5 2HP, England
+44 1278 652215
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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Bar, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Friendly Spirit Brook Street | Cannington, Bridgwater TA5 2HP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here whilst in somerset. Googled sunday cavery and was directed here, We went into the bar area for a drink and first, we then enquired about the carvery and we was just in time (as late afternoon) They did forewarn us there may not...More

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Arrived with my partner and children for an evening meal. We both chose steak for our meal which was a huge mistake as you just couldn't eat it, so tough! Once we complained to the female behind the bar (possibly the owner?) we were met...More

1  Thank JW10101
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Not so friendly on arrival, cabin looked ok on arrival but soon realised hairs were everywhere. Bedding was clean but quilt smelled musty, very basic amenities which would have been fine if clean e.g. Hairs in bath, shower curtain dirty with the walls were mouldy....More

Thank susan1878
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We have just found this little gem although we dont live that far away , we went for Sunday lunch and can not get enough of the food there ,the carvery is amazing , we have tried every Pub and Restaurant in this area and...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We were part of a 50 person weekend celebration and went here for a Sunday midday meal. The group ranged from young children to seniors. The entire group was impressed with the food and the true British atmosphere. There were 3 meat choices and lots...More

Thank Marilyn A
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This was the first time in a few years that we had eaten a meal in this pub. Being visitors to the area, we do not have the opportunity to eat in Cannington too often. Our starters of mushrooms in a Stilton cheese sauce was...More

Thank ianb111
Reviewed 3 September 2017

It needs to be changed to 'The Spirit' anything but friendly. Sorry. Wasn't made to feel welcome by the hosts.

Thank Nahnlbsdh
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Great food, great service! Chef Dan really is amazing! Brilliant service from all the staff. Would definitely recommend and will definitely be returning!! Thanks guys

Thank Victoria W
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights. Room 10. Very dirty, cracked sink, brown bath water. £70 a night. Disgusting, would never stay here again.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Called in on the off chance. Met with smiles and a warm welcome. They made up and cleaned a table for us. Bar very good and a well kept pint of doombar! Food order taken. Not a long wait until the starters arrived. We both...More

Thank jezorchard
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Friendly Spirit Brook Street | Cannington, Bridgwater TA5 2HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bridgwater
  • Phone Number: +44 1278 652215
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