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The Den

| Jon Thorner’s Bridge Farm Shop, Pylle, Shepton Mallet BA4 6TA, England
+44 1749 830138
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
09:30 - 16:00 Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
| Jon Thorner’s Bridge Farm Shop, Pylle, Shepton Mallet BA4 6TA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service friendly polite happy to serve. Food very good great breakfast good value for money a very busy Den!! Will be back

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank karen123308
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room is comfortable and the welcome friendly. They work hard to serve the various dishes on the menu and there is a consistency in both the cooking and presentation. The food is traditional and pleasant,

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mike020255
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Adhoc stop and what a great find. Good quality food, friendly staff. Full breakfast was fantastic. Definitely one to revisit on our travels from Devon to Bath.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank fahyjt
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Happened across this cafe on the way home from holiday. Thought we would stop and have some lunch. Wish we hadn’t! The moment we came through the door we were greeted by being told very abruptly by a member of staff to “sit on the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kylie C
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch and decided to sit inside. As I was waiting for my food with my drink a wasp wouldn't leave me alone and was crawling over my glass. I asked the waitress if I could move and turned around to find the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Sarahbarker07
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Stopped for a light lunch having passed this way before, and was very impressed with the food and service. A bonus is that Jon Horner's farm shop is right next door with good produce.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Peter M
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Coming up the A37 and said to the wife, if you see anywhere to stop for something to eat let me know. No less than a minute later she said, place called the Den on the right about half mile. So we pulled over, wow...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Ban666
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

I spotted The Den whilst driving between jobs. I made the assumption with it being associated with the farm shop that the food served would be of great quality. I was not disappointed! I had a bacon and sausage sandwich. Both the bacon and the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Snapalittle
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

The English breakfast come in two sizes small (which is actually big) and normal which is very large. The sausages and bacon are full of flavour. There's plenty of other choices on a good menu. Defiantly worth a stop for a meal, also visit the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Alank939
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Having wanting to visit for a while had the chance to pop in today the place looked inviting and plenty of parking as no one else was there first impression clean smart modern place , we ordered a ploughman’s each as it was hot weather...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank sharon b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
09:30 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Jon Thorner’s Bridge Farm Shop, Pylle, Shepton Mallet BA4 6TA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Shepton Mallet
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 830138
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Delivering a menu of as much local and seasonal produce as possible, with dishes made by our skilled chefs, in a great dining atmosphere with attentive service. The Den is fully licensed and open 7 days a week, offering a varied menu, whether you are looking for a quick bite to eat, a 3 course meal or just to relax with a freshly ground coffee and slice of homemade cake. We also offer a range of menus and special deals, making each visit unique.
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