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Augustus

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3 The Courtyard St. James Street | St James Street, Taunton TA1 1JR, England
+44 1823 324354
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Saturday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Thu 18:00 - 21:30
Tue - Sat 10:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Somerset, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Yep, first visit to Augustus, good position out of the way. It's more contemporary in feel than traditional, and I found the staff more than keen to do the necessary right through the meal. Atmosphere midweek was busier and more animated than expected, no bad thing! Food was good, just the right portion size, and cooked and presented well...really nothing... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On a Thursday night in February this restaurant was still full and it made us wish that we knew somewhere just the same in London. My sister's Fowey scallops were well received and my terrine, made of unusual ingredients such as cheese and bacon, were enjoyed by me. For the main course we both had the duck, incredibly tender, just... More 

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Taunton
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I are regular visitors to Augustus and we try to go once a month , that's how good it is here ! The front of house team , headed by Cedric , regularly exceed our expectations with their high level of attentative service. When you couple this with the excellent food that comes from the kitchen or... More 

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Thank RomanticsTaunton31
Taunton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

love it there great atmosphere in a small friendly environment with freshly prepared food excellently cooked

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I just love the new edition to this restaurant with a now permanent glass box attached to the building. It virtually doubles the size of the place and my favorite table is in this outside space with a cosy inside feel. Of course I came for the food but I had to mention the space and this time I tried... More 

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Thank livemusictouring
Taunton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband very kindly took me to Augustus for my 30th birthday meal. He had been recommended by a work colleague and we were not disappointed. The ambiance, service and most importantly the food were all first class. We had a really lovely evening and we'll definitely be back! Will highly recommend!

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Thank weeniamh
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit to restaurant for Christmas meal. Food was nice and couldn't find fault however have eaten more memorable meals elsewhere.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A mid week spur of the moment supper and we were lucky to arrive to find a table free following a cancellation. We ordered a delicious delicately flavoured turbot and tasty rich stew. Fantastic friendly service as ever. We reminded ourselves to get more organised and make a reservation here more often.

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Thank Jayne O
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have only just managed to make the time to put a review up put your food is absolutely fantastic your staff are incredibly friendly will definitely be coming back soon amazing job

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Thank tomsmity
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As always fantastic, fantastic, Wonderful. Food and service exceptional. Starter 9/10, mains 9/10, desert 9/10.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 The Courtyard St. James Street | St James Street, Taunton TA1 1JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Taunton
  • Phone Number: +44 1823 324354

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Bristol, United Kingdom

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?