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The Coleridge Restaurant

Dunkery Beacon Country House, Wootton Courtenay, Exmoor National Park TA24 8RH, England
+44 1643 841241
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British, Seafood, European, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dunkery Beacon Country House, Wootton Courtenay, Exmoor National Park TA24 8RH, England
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

We booked a table for two on our first night at Dunkery Beacon Hotel. The meal was so good, we amended our itinerary to ensure we could dine here on our second night as well! Service is perfectly timed, with neither unseemly haste, or unreasonable...More

1  Thank Neil R
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Visited The Coleridge again for dinner it's our way of thanking ourselves when we are on holiday! it never fails to amaze us how John does it, every time we go its as good if not better than the last visit, not sure what comes...More

Thank linkywalker
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We enjoyed dinner twice while staying at the Hotel. The menu is varied and hard to choose from, it all sounds so tasty and everything we had didn't disappoint. Absolutely delicious. My wife is a vegetarian and thoroughly enjoyed the choice available to her and...More

Thank fortonbear
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Excellent cooking with enough on the menu to provide a good choice. We had had enough of rich food and this isn't over rich. Just good and full of flavour, attractively presented. Expensive but worth every penny. The cosy atmosphere of the restaurant was lovely...More

Thank Rose2009_9
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We ate here for two nights while staying at the Dunkery House Hotel. There was 6 of us and we all enjoyed every course we ate. The food is freshly prepared with local produce where possible. Strawberries were abundant in the garden while we were...More

Thank lindaanddunc
Reviewed 7 July 2017

A lovely evening with great food and super friendly staff. Great wine list and very reasonably priced.

Thank kjmbutler
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Other half is a hard to please vegetarian. We discussed options when booking and they were very helpful - already right up there. She declared her meal very good which is unheard of eating out in the UK. Mine was immaculate cooking. Having scored 2...More

Thank DidcotBob
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the hotel and enjoyed some excellent freshly cooked food using local produce. There is a good choice of wine and Jane can advise on these. The restaurant has a relaxing environment and there is sufficient space for the tables.

1  Thank BerkshireLindylou
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Fabulous dinner. Food was presented and cooked beautifully - every mouthful a delight. Was here on holiday - if I lived closer would be eating here every week. Absolutely delicious ! Service was great. Plus beautiful setting. If you are in the area don't miss...More

Thank Aseem-B1
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We had dinner at the restaurant two evenings in a row. The menu is not very long, but still with a good variation from day to day. The goats cheese with red onion marmalade was served with home baked sourdough bread, then Venison tenderloin Wellington...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$39
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:30 - 13:30
18:30 - 20:30
18:30 - 20:30
18:30 - 20:30
18:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dunkery Beacon Country House, Wootton Courtenay, Exmoor National Park TA24 8RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Wootton Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +44 1643 841241
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A 24 cover stylish and sophisticated restaurant serving modern English and European dishes, located within the award winning Dunkery Beacon Country House in Exmoor National Park.The restaurant has stunning south facing views across the moor and utilizes the best of local produce, including the famous Exmoor Red Deer. The exclusive wine list is supplied by Berry Bros.& Rudd
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