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The Courtyard Restaurant

) #3 of 69 Restaurants in Wells €€ - €€€ French, European, British
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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Closes in 17 min
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French, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
9 Heritage Courtyard Sadler Street | Sadler Street, Wells BA5 2RR, England
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Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Visited Café Piano tonight. I was not disappointed. I had a fabulous meal and the service was second to none. Definitely will pay another visit soon.

Thank Karenmcfc
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Located in a courtyard close to the cathedral, Cafe Piano served up great tasting food. Very good attention to detail, with water provided on the table, even the grated carrot accompaniment to the warm chicken and bacon starter was lightly spiced! The extras in the...More

Thank Alexander C
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Had Sunday lunch here. Service was good without being over fussy. The food was excellent with a good range of choices. We both had fish which was well cooked and presented. We would definitely come here again. Probably need to book at busy times (such...More

Thank Bristolfamily17
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Having turned up without a booking, we were surprised to find the only table available was outside. As it had been the hottest day of the year, this was not a problem and this actually made for a very pleasant evening. I would recommend booking...More

1  Thank Mark P
Reviewed 1 May 2016

We stopped here after reading the reviews whilst out and about for the day in Wells. Really glad that we did. We booked a table about an hour before; I had the Sunday roast of beef with all of the trimmings and my husband had...More

1  Thank Nolafrombath
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Just stopped in having seen other reviews and was very pleased. Lasagna was just right portion And very tasty. Ladies were professional, pleasant and helpful. Don't hesitate in having a meal there.

1  Thank Garth B
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Went here as a couple, food excellent, both had mushrooms to start , hubby had rump steak , I had sea bass served with chips or new potatoes and veg , quality food with friendly service, the wine list is very limited ,

Thank Nor309
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We had a lovely meal after the Wells carnival here at the Café Piano, the staff were very accommodating since we just dropped without booking. the food was of a good quality and well worth a visit

1  Thank ChrisKoi
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Has the potential to be a great place however needs some work. Food is pretty average and nothing too fancy although is reasonably priced. Despite its name music is not always played and is hit or miss.

1  Thank Dan A
Reviewed 19 April 2016

We couldn't eat in our hotel but a local told us of this restaurant only fifty yards away in an old courtyard where there are small shops. It is a little gem. A friendly welcome awaits you and there are several tables... don't let the...More

1  Thank David H
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.13 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$26
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
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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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