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Matt`s Kitchen

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51 High Street, Bruton BA10 0AW, England
+44 1749 812027
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the first time we've been to Matts Kitchen and it certainly won't be the last! There is a choice of 3 starters and 3 deserts and a set main course. I have to say that I think this was some of the best cooking I've ever had. I had the wild mushroom starter which was delicious. The restaurant... More 

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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quirky, unusual, friendly, delicious, interesting. Need I go on? One of the most interesting places to eat in the West Country!

Thank OrangeBadger
London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were lucky enough to secure a last minute booking at Matt's kitchen a couple of weeks ago, and we have only good things to say about the whole experience. Firstly, the food was fabulous and there was plenty of it! We had the lamb and mushroom starters respectively and they were both out of this world.... More 

Thank FrancesBonikowski
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Totally unique and a welcome break from the norm! Excellent and very personal service. Brilliant food and tailored to us - we were totally spoilt and the taste and quantity was well balanced. Can't wait to come back - keep up the good work Matt.

Thank mercury232
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fabulous night. I started with wild mushrooms which were laced with truffle oil and zinging with flavour. Our main was a deeply flavoured chicken - such a rich intense flavour. Desert was the ever fantastic chocolate torte. Matt always creates a memorable night. Make a booking and prepare to have your taste buds delighted.

Thank Dalston2
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a fun restaurant. Matt's cooking is delicious. The staff are so helpful. It's bring your own wine. What's not to like??! There were 13 of us celebrating a double birthday. Can't recommend highly enough.

Thank Vicki N
Shepton Mallet, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 March 2017

A short notice booking to take up a cancellation. I had been waiting months for a suitable cancellation to come along (based on checking the menus each week and comparing them with our appetites!). We were not disappointed. Salted haddock starter was the highlight for me (and, with some more accompaniments, would have been a wonderful meal in its own... More 

Thank AthomeinSomerset
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

A very lovely experience start to finish - from the email booking to the goodbye as we left. Without setting standards impossibly high for Matt and his small team, I can't see how you'd be disappointed! You're welcome in his home and he treats his guests to the best of his skills - delicious and very well executed dishes. Oxcheek,... More 

1 Thank Graham F
Bath, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

If you want a fun, tasty get togeater with family or friends..look no further. Always welcoming, always delicious and always great value. Mat is the best

Thank Nicola A
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4 reviews
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We dined a while ago and the food was amazing, my parter is a chef (so very fussy with food quality) and he was raving about it for weeks after. Well done Matt!

Thank Poppy P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$51
International, British, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Cash Only, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 High Street, Bruton BA10 0AW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bruton
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 812027
Matt's Kitchen is in Matt's house. And it isn't very big.
Strictly cash only and BYO.

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