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The Gatehouse Banwell Castle

££ - £££British,
Banwell Castle Castle Hill, Banwell BS29 6NX, England
+44 1934 824826
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
11 Jul 2017
“Great experience”
6 May 2017
“Memories and Celebration”
Restaurant Hours
British, Contemporary
££ - £££
Banwell Castle Castle Hill, Banwell BS29 6NX, England
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Reviewed 26 December 2012

Arrived at 4pm,time of booking,was served 1st course approx 1/2 hour after being seated, but our main course wasn't served until 5.45pm,almost 2hrs after our 4pm 2nd sitting time! Annoyingly, a table adjacent to us was served all of their courses almost an hour before...More

1  Thank SPTaplin T
Reviewed 9 October 2012

this is a great place with great food, i have been here twice and both times were great. We went with 2 friends for a meal and the owner was very nice and chatty, it was very quiet that evening. The second time was with...More

1  Thank LISA G
Reviewed 7 September 2012

i am sure you have all heard the term 'you only get what you pay for' here Carmino gives you way above what you pay for, fantastic value for money.

2  Thank DINO2902
Reviewed 3 September 2012

Had a fabulous three course meal here with family. Good range of choices and Carmino was prepared to pretty much cook anything we wanted for our fussy little daughter. Delicious pâté for starter, very well presented, perfectly cooked beef main course and a syllabub to...More

1  Thank ClaireCEssex
Reviewed 31 August 2012

After getting married at Banwell Castle and experiencing Carmino's cooking we have been back to the restaurant several times (including Christmas Day) and never been disapointed. The menus have been different, not huge, which to me means freshly cooked, and the food beautifully cooked and...More

1  Thank alisonife
Reviewed 19 July 2012

Great for traditional afternoon tea, jam and scones

1  Thank nygee69
Reviewed 16 July 2012

My Husband and I have just had our 50th BD party for 24 guests at Banwell Castle and would recommend it to others both in terms of quality/setting and value for money. Carmino who runs the Gatehouse resturant gave us an extensive menu choice and...More

Thank Kate186220
Reviewed 3 June 2012

We visited the Castle for cream tea so we didn't have a formal meal. We didn't know the castle existed, but were checking out the area as we were moving to the locality. We decided to stop here as we saw the sign for cream...More

1  Thank ctcondor
Reviewed 8 April 2012

We had a nice time at Banwell castle, the cream tea was nice and sitting outside looking at the view was a lovely way to spend an hour. The peacocks added to the experience. Worth a visit.

1  Thank AstraUk
Reviewed 21 March 2012

An interesting visit as it is a wonderful old castle. I would like to revisit again and take my daughter with me.

1  Thank Denise B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
British, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Banwell Castle Castle Hill, Banwell BS29 6NX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Banwell
  • Phone Number: +44 1934 824826
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