Bruton is a magnet for foodie lovers and purveyors of finer things. When you visit us at Hadspen Glamping, make the most of your stay and head into nearby Bruton for excellent restaurants, cafes, and shopping experiences. We’ve put together a handpicked list of seven stand-out establishments in Bruton to satisfy your tastebuds.
51 High Street, Bruton, Somerset, BA10 0AW | 01749 812027
Thursday – Saturday 18:30 to 22:00
Strictly by booking only, serving a set menu, and bringing your own alcohol, Matt’s Kitchen is a restaurant experience like no other. After turning his living room into a restaurant open to the public, Matt Watson has been serving deliciously tasting food for over a decade. Using local and seasonal food, Matt’s Kitchen gathers rave reviews week after week. With a limited number of tables, places fill up fast. For more information, visit MattsKitchen.co.uk.
Shepton Montague, Wincanton BA9 8JW | 01749 813213
Tuesday – Saturday 12:00 to 22:00, Sunday 12:00 to 15:00
This 18th century pub is hidden in the country lanes just outside Bruton, serving a seasonal traditional menu with locally sourced ingredients in a welcoming and relaxed fine dining atmosphere. With a veritable selection of wines, local ciders and ales Sean and Suzy will make your visit a memorable one. Something not to be missed is their hearty classic Sunday roast dinner with Yorkshire puddings the size of metaphorical pools. To book a table and view more of their menu, visit themontagueinn.co.uk.
Durslade Farm, Dropping Lane, Bruton, BA10 0NL | 0179 814700
Sunday – Wednesday 09:00 – 16:00, Thursday – Saturday 09:00 – 22:00
If you’re after something with a bit more bite, Roth Bar & Grill is the spot. With open-fire grills, amazingly paired ingredients, and a beautiful setting, it’s easy to see why guests love coming back again and again to Roth Bar & Grill. Produce is from their very own farm and is hand-picked by the in-house forager according to season. Not to mention the amazingly reared beef and lamb which is raised next door on Durslade Farm and dry-aged in the specially made salt room. For more information on the menu and origin of produce, as well as booking a table, visit RothBarAndGrill.co.uk.
1 High Street, Bruton, BA10 0AB | 01749 813322
Tuesday & Wednesday 18:00 – 21:30, Thursday to Sunday 12:00 to 14:30 / 18:00 – 21:30
This Michelin-starred restaurant in Bruton is a beautiful country-farm-inspired restaurant, run by famed chef Merlin Labron-Johnson. With unpretentious and highly flavourful-tasting dishes that change daily, each visit is different from the last but just as memorable. Osip uses fresh locally sourced produce from Bruton and offers a true from farm to plate dining experience. For more information visit OsipRestaurant.com.
23 High St, Wincanton, BA9 9JU | 01963 548369
Monday – Tuesday 10:00 – 16:00, Sunday 10:00 – 14:00
Based on the Scandinavian “hygge” way of life of feeling like belonging in the moment and to each other; celebrating the everyday. Hooga Coffee is an independent coffee shop that serves fresh, local produce including sweet treats and light lunches. Vegetarian and vegan options are available. For more information, visit Hooga.Coffee.
Unit 4, Old Mill Business Estate, Bruton, BA10 0EH | 01749 813180
Monday – Friday 08:00 – 16:00, Saturday 09:00 – 16:00, Sunday 10:00 – 13:00
The Bean Shot Roastery located in Bruton is for coffee lovers, made by coffee lovers. Founded in 2013, Bean Shot is a greatly successful coffee roaster in Somerset and has locations in Bruton and Sherborne. You’ll find expertly roasted and brewed coffee, made with passion. You can also sit and relax in the welcoming environment. Staff are highly knowledgeable about their coffee and can answer all your coffee questions about the process from bean to cup. You can also buy the coffee to take home at BeanShot.co.uk.
Durslade Farm, Dropping Lane, Bruton BA10 0NL | 01749 717130
Tuesday – Saturday 09:00 – 18:00, Sunday & Monday 09:00 – 17:00
This hugely successful farm shop, adjacent to Roth Bar & Grill, is the hottest spot to find your finest quality meat cuts and products, including free-range shoulder of spring lamb, Durslade Farm wagyu x burgers, dry-aged fillet steaks, Porchetta and so much more. There is also a fine selection of farm shop staples such as chutneys, jams, marmalades, and cheeses to savour. For more information and even to shop online, visit DursladeFarmShop.co.uk.