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The Courtyard Restaurant

9 Heritage Courtyard Sadler Street | Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2RR, England
+44 1749 677772
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb shank” (16 reviews)
“tartlet” (8 reviews)
“pot roast” (5 reviews)
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French, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
9 Heritage Courtyard Sadler Street | Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2RR, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, this was selected by family members fairly cold ,when we were planning the annual return/meet up for a pre Christmas lunch together at our old school hunting ground. So we were not sure what to expect . We were greeted by some lovely ladies...More

Thank nickpickles
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We have been going to the courtyard restaurant for about 3 years now and have always received a warm welcome, excellent service and superb food. Steve the chef and owner really does cook with love and care, you can taste it in his food. Everything...More

Thank ramblerWales
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This restaurant is tucked away, but what a good find. The food and service was excellent without paying the earth.

Thank joanna123713
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Had meal with family early November 2017. Had two course special. Food and service excellent. Will definitely go there again when in the area. Friendly staff. Beautifully presented food. Gordon Galsworthy (The Ham Man!!!)

Thank JamesGordon1946
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Visited this charming little restaurant on a midweek evening, whilst staying in Wells and were thoroughly impressed. Don’t be put off if it seems a little quiet, as the atmosphere soon picked up and the staff were friendly and accommodating without being pushy. The food...More

Thank mandj17
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Visited The Courtyard on Saturday evening. Very friendly welcome and lovely atmosphere as soon as you walk in, a very special mention to Emily (with the curly hair!!) the owners daughter, an absolute gem looked after us exceptionally well. The food was also exceptional, everything...More

1  Thank cookie250
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice restaurant, nice food, good choice of menu, seating area outside and cushions are available to place on chairs outdoors. Relatively well priced compared to some restaurants in the area.

1  Thank Sophie B
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We had a groupon voucher to use and were not disappointed. The food was excellent along with the service. Portions not too big and steaks cooked to perfection. Ended up talking to the couple next to us and ended up spending more time at the...More

1  Thank Fred130565
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Visited with groupon voucher and didn’t know what to expect. Staff were friendly and attentive without being overbearing. Wow!! The food was amazing. Everything was cooked just right and presented beautifully. Starters were delicious but quite large. Best fillet steak ever and cooked perfectly. Family...More

Thank DavidRSomerset
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Was given a voucher for this place and weren't sure what to expect. Service really friendly and lovely food. Wouldn't have visited this place otherwise as it is off the beaten track but was a good meal :)

Thank Siobhan888
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24 August 2017|
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Response from KoalaKeith | Reviewed this property |
As mentioned above by John Howard, there would be no problem eating in the traffic free courtyard, but I would suggest a call to the restaurant on 01749 677772 to enquire whether your dog would be welcomed inside.
4 July 2017|
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Response from KoalaKeith | Reviewed this property |
Yes; children were present while we dined
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Heritage Courtyard Sadler Street | Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2RR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 677772
  • E-mail
We are locally family run restaurant with local frendly staff. We have been hear for 9 years, 8 years as café piano, but we have no longer have a piano so we just changed the name to The courtyard restaurant. We just want you to have a great time with afordable food
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