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The Fountain Inn Gastro Pub

) #3 of 69 Restaurants in Wells ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , European, British
1 St. Thomas Street | Wells,Somerset, Wells BA5 2UU, England
+44 1749 672317
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pork terrine” (8 reviews)
“pudding” (22 reviews)
“sea bass” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1 St. Thomas Street | Wells,Somerset, Wells BA5 2UU, England
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51 - 60 of 483 reviews

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Our first visit to the Fountain and hopefully not our last. We had a great evening. The atmosphere of this Inn was great, the staff friendly and efficient and the food delicious. We both enjoyed a wonderful meal, every course was well cooked and well...More

1  Thank milesopie
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Good service and friendly staff. Booking recommended as not huge. Dinner served 6-9pm excellent choice on menu and excellent customer food.

1  Thank Stella B
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the fountain inn on a Monday night mainly out of convenience as we were renting a holiday cottage over the road and it was our first night in Wells and didn't want to travel far after a long drive.Monday night happened to be...More

1  Thank theguvna
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Pricey but very tasty and excellent for special occasion. Good wide choice. Good atmosphere. Busy but service good

1  Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We had such a lovely evening, staff can make an establishment and they really do here. Great food, relaxed atmosphere.

1  Thank tb12016
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We called in on a Tuesday evening without booking and the staff went out of their way to accommodate us, explaining that there was a table upstairs but they were expecting a party of 14 which might disturb us. We accepted it and the party...More

1  Thank anncolly
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We all loved the food and the lovely friendly staff. Four of us had 3 courses each and thoroughly enjoyed each dish. Will definitely be back.

1  Thank TamsinHewer
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Lovely cosy and attractive pub with lots of little eating areas and upstairs restaurant. We liked it so much we ate here 3 times in a 5 day stay.

1  Thank mac_12152
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The Fountain Inn was the next stop on our travels around Somerset. As soon as you walk in you feel like your are in someone's home. Very well laid out despite the small size of the downstairs area, however upstairs is bigger and where the...More

1  Thank TT C
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband eat here often, we always get the lasagne, I haven't had a better one anywhere else 😊

1  Thank clizzy28
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Questions & Answers
21 April 2017|
Response from Cathy R | Reviewed this property |
I dont sorry. Im sure the pub can help. Thanks
5 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Manager M | Property representative |
Thanks so much letting us know! Glad you were nice and warm and loved the food! Merrisa General Manager
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 St. Thomas Street | Wells,Somerset, Wells BA5 2UU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 672317
  • E-mail
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