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3 The Courtyard St. James Street | St James Street, Taunton TA1 1JR, England
+44 1823 324354
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“smoked eel” (27 reviews)
“duck” (44 reviews)
“turbot” (12 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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3 The Courtyard St. James Street | St James Street, Taunton TA1 1JR, England
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Reviewed yesterday

9 of us went to Augustus on the 20th February 2018 and had one of the best meals of our life. A faultless meal for 9 people with very different tastes and foibles. The service was discreet and quick and the restaurant was full on...More

Thank mully2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you’re planning on eating out in Taunton then make this fantastic restaurant your first port of call . Probably worth booking in advance as it gets very busy & rightly so ! Very cosy restaurant with a great atmosphere & very attentive staff but...More

Thank TheShoeman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently organised for a party of 12 to dine at Augustus for my husbands 30th birthday, and can honestly say the experience was truly wonderful. From getting out a ramp so that an elderly member of the party didn’t have to use the steps...More

Thank Kate D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Augustus Restaurant this weekend for our nephew's 30th Birthday celebration. The atmosphere in the restaurant is great, service wonderful and the food simply outstanding. We pre-ordered our food choice from a set menu, I cannot fault anything, in fact the lamb I had for...More

Thank MrsBDevon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here a few times and have always been very happy with the food. This time we were blown away, the food was out of the world, scallops and the steak was the absolute best I’ve ever eaten and I’ve been lucky to eat...More

Thank dgair
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My background is hospitality. Take one of Britains best chefs, teamed up with someone equally talented front of house and you know your going to be in safe hands. The dining room is small & intermate. The menu features Turbot,sea bass, hand dived scallops,Crab ,Venison,duck...More

Thank mrcooker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here this week for our annual get together meal, this time there was 34 of us. Once again the staff at Augustus excelled themselves. Great food, great service and a great evening had by all. We will be back !

Thank jlane190730
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food ..top end...good service ..still not sure about conservatory as a bit close and conversations easily heard..great dining though

Thank stephen w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here January for a meal out. Prices in line with taunton better restaurants. Unfortunately I wasn't blown away, Wine was very nice but had better for £30 a bottle. Starters had scallops which were very good indeed. Didn't think much of the rack of...More

Thank Wilson2107
Reviewed 8 January 2018

We were a large party for a birthday lunch. Everything was superb, I really could not fault anything at all. I had scallops, followed by rack of lamb (cut like butter) and creme brulee and what a beautiful meal it was. Everything was cooked to...More

1  Thank Caroline D
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Steve L
25 July 2017|
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Response from Dale W | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, I don't know the opening-closing times of the restaurant.
John A
20 March 2017|
Response from princesspentium | Reviewed this property |
I've never had a whole sea bass at Augustus. Usually filleted. But even if they are you can ask for them to be filleted. They are very obliging.
John A
20 March 2017|
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Response from gembiker | Reviewed this property |
oops sorry - didn't see the question. Parking is as people say just round the corner in a pay and display. Close enough to walk there in high heels!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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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