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Old Spot - CLOSED

12 Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2SE, England
+44 1749 689099
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
28 Aug 2015
“Sadly now closed”
8 Aug 2015
“Unfortunately The Old Spot is now closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, British, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
12 Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2SE, England
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Reviewed 2 September 2013 via mobile

Although it was quite expensive, the menu was great and the food well worth the money. The location is fantastic and the interior of the restaurant is comfortable and welcoming. We had very good service and would go back on another visit to Wells.

Thank Sally W
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Really impressed with the Old Spot Wasnt too busy on a midweek evening, the service was attentive and well paced, the menu interesting and varied, the ambience comfortable but classy We chose Risotto and the Pork Terrine as starters, both of which were delicious Followed...More

Thank SuzTrev
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Reviewed 28 August 2013

As soon as you walk into The Old Spot you feel relaxed and at ease. The surroundings are lovely. We sat in the window seat which had comfy cushions (definitely ask for this seat if it's free!) and was just lovely to watch the world...More

1  Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 27 August 2013

Great atmosphere, good food and pleasant staff. Wine a bit pricey but overall good value for money. My only comment is that the waitresses doesn't leave you any time to rest between courses which gives you the impression of being rushed off their feet. I...More

Thank Philippededubai
Reviewed 25 August 2013

We ate here to celebrate a 49th wedding anniversary. This was not our first visit and we chose it because we have had good experiences in the past. It lived up to our expectations. The service was professional and quick. The range on the menu...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 22 August 2013

Visited yesterday for lunch with family members. Between us we enjoyed either the two course (£15.50) or three course lunch menu (£18.50) which gave sufficient choice without being over challenging. Our starters chosen were either the thinly sliced pork belly with anchovy mayonnaise or squash...More

Thank Staratmidnight
Reviewed 21 August 2013

It is not every day that you find a good restaurant overlooking one of the finest English buildings. We were at a table in the mezzanine area which opens directly onto the lawns in front of the cathedral. The room itself is light and airy...More

Thank Oscar R
Reviewed 2 August 2013

We were blown away by a classically prepared meal in this old English town. Worth the trip to Wells all on its own. We also loved chatting with Ian, chef and proprietor, who told us his story of why he moved to Wells to open...More

Thank ChiCurt
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Delicious food in a pleasant setting, but on the expensive side. The service was pleasant. This restaurant is very near the cathedral.

Thank VoyageursfromPA
Reviewed 22 July 2013

I have been here on several occassions and have to say the quality and consistency of the food is really good. A small set menu at lunch time is enough to give a good choice without too much deliberation. I would highly reccomend this venue...More

1  Thank Gary T
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 72
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2SE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 689099
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