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Eagle Tavern

) #9 of 27 Restaurants in Ilminster €€ - €€€ , British,
303 A | Eagle Cross, Ilminster, England
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
303 A | Eagle Cross, Ilminster, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this attractive flower decked pub just outside Ilminster, and took up their daily offer of two meals for £12 twice (only one two for one offer per day) Portions were generous and freshly cooked, and the apple and raspbery crumble was delicious!

Thank poetchris
Reviewed 7 May 2017

While this establishment doesn't really retain a traditional pub air, the good we had was very tasty. Personally, I would have preferred smaller portions at slightly cheaper prices - main courses were so large that 2 of us could easily have shared. They have an...More

Thank Ellenbys
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The overall feeling of the place seems slightly uptight, nice food but I personally feel it's shadowed by the upright seating plan. Could do with a few more soft seats for people who just fancy a pint and a portion of chips. Saying that the...More

Thank billshot
Reviewed 6 May 2017

went for a meal with friends and ordered 6oz Rib Eye steak, £14. I asked for it to be well done - what came out looked like a piece of old shoe leather, it was burnt. I didn't complain as wanted a good evening with...More

Thank chumsky2016
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Located approx midway between Honiton and Ilminster on the A303, ideally situated for travellers making their way to/from the South West from the smoke. Plenty of parking, and also a play area for the ankle biters if you need them to burn off any surplus...More

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 6 April 2017

There were some good looking dishes on the menu but we all opted for the carvery. Two courses for £12 and that was superb value for money. Three huge slices of meltingly tender and perfectly cooked beef were carved for each of us. Turkey and...More

Thank Derylanne
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We have always had a fantastic meal here, the staff are lovely and nothing ever too much trouble. Plenty of freshly cooked food, the carvery was delicious. We also had our works Xmas dinner here and again the food was faultless. Highly recommended.

Thank Smiffies123
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Nice atmosphere, Good beer & hot food, 2 for 1 fish & chip meal good value, No room for a sweet, Highly recommend,

Thank Norman F
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Stop off here often on ones journeys to Cornwall. Cheery staff and piping hot food Good straightforward menu of favourites. Particularly like the Fish Pie - with nice little side salad Wood burner makes it cosy by the sofa area. Tables set out well so...More

Thank Ascoteer
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We had a lovely meal one thing that really put a down side is a dog barking why do people want to bring a dog in a eating pub just leave the smelly thing in the car or leave it home

Thank G5360UAMary
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 A | Eagle Cross, Ilminster, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Ilminster
  • Phone Number: 01460-23-42-92
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