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Skewer House Taunton

41 Bridge Street, Taunton TA1 1TP, England
+44 1823 335711
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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International, Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Grill, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
41 Bridge Street, Taunton TA1 1TP, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I love to celebrate with food - and as we’d heard good things about the Skewer House, we decided to give it a go for our anniversary dinner. As soon as we walked in, we were kindly greeted by a chap in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dunk M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for the first time, very impressed with the quirky layout staff extremely helpful. Food very good, would definitely hi back again

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Shirley H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited Skewers a handful of times and have always had an excellent meal. All of the staff are really attentive and very friendly. The garlic bread is a must. The skewers are delicious and all the sides are really tasty too. The desserts...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank t0by86
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible. Delightful. Charming. Delicious. Such a great place to dine. Feel transported away and relax in this authentic rustic Portuguese restaurant. Wonderful place, character, value, staff, and food.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Somersprite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

10 of us went to celebrate my brothers 40th birthday. 2 of our party have food allergies which were catered for easily. The service was faultless as was the food. Everything was perfect. This in my opinion is by far the best place to eat...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DE0972
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing well worth a visit. Everything we had tasted delicious best meal I've had out in a long time and will be going back regularly. Service was great they were jolly, polite and very attentive.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Steph B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Taken out for a business mealthis eveing, not being from the area had never heard of this restaurant. What can I say, amazing food and great service. It was a great night....Indeed!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ian B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with a group of girls for dinner. Service was fantastic, very cosy atmosphere and the food was great. We got the house special between two of us and it was great value for money. Chocolate cake desert was not to my taste so...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank D6867TTrachelm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow what a fabulous place! My partners 40th birthday meal and what a great choice! A lovely welcome, we sat on a table for two however we asked to change to a larger table as felt cramp- nothing was too much trouble the staff were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Aimee C
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Dinner with friends on Thursday night. Booked in advance as always full. Totally understand why! Friendly and attentive service delivered by Nathan and his team. Packed restaurant, buzzing, lovely holiday atmosphere. The skewers are amazing! Both couples had giant prawns & squid and chicken &...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Singen79
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4 October 2018|
Response from RachelDarke | Reviewed this property |
They are really good for gluten free! The garlic bread is obviously a no no but everything else is pretty much ok
Lucy T
6 May 2018|
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Response from 953jasonm | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does, we have seen plenty of families with children in there, and we have taken our youngest son (aged 10) in there. The staff are lovely to them
25 September 2017|
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Response from dieselSomerset | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't say it's good enough for a special occasion as in that romantic but it's fine for just a nice meal out together ,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$38
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Bridge Street, Taunton TA1 1TP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Taunton
  • Phone Number: +44 1823 335711
  • E-mail
Portuguese restaraunt. Serving traditional espetadas. Made famous by the festivals on the island of Madeira. A family run business. Based around the concept of sharing.
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