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The Connection Restaurant

65 Station Road | Somerset, Taunton TA1 1PA, England
+44 1823 352645
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
DETAILS
65 Station Road | Somerset, Taunton TA1 1PA, England
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1 - 10 of 285 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Roast beef to die for. The chef cooks it rare, but will flash fry it if you prefer yours cooked for longer. The flavour is exceptional. Followed by rhubarb and ginger crumble. Plenty of rhubarb with just enough ginger to spice it up but not...More

Thank grandmatricia
marc g, Owner at The Connection Restaurant, responded to this review

Lovely to hear from a returning customer and great to hear your reviews and comments. We'll pass on your comments on to Ian he will delighted to read them.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Once again a great meal Many thanks to Marc and Ian a great meal and relaxed friendly atmosphere. Looking forward to our next visit already.

Thank Elizabeth H
marc g, Owner at The Connection Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind review, lovely to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us. I'll pass on your lovely comments to the rest of the team and we do hope to welcome you back very soon

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good range of dishes - my wife opted to have 3 starters rather than a starter and a main course, but in fact 2 starters were more than enough. Would vsiit again if I were ever in Taunton.

Thank Trevor S
marc g, Owner at The Connection Restaurant, responded to this review

Lovely comments! thank you for taking the time to give us feedback; we'll make sure that the whole team see your review. And looking forward to see you both on your next visit to Taunton

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time in this restaurant and what a wonderful evening. Booked as a surprise with family and friends, I could not have been made to feel any more special. Our table was decorated and the restaurant had put balloons and banners up. The service was...More

Thank Peter W
marc g, Owner at The Connection Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind review, lovely to hear that your Family and yourself enjoyed your visit to us. I'll pass on your lovely comments to the rest of the team and we do hope to welcome you back again to try the latest menu and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here last night with my partner and was served by a lovely gentleman, he couldn't do enough to help us and was really lovely! Food & menu is amazing, also got a preview of the new menu coming out next week which looked amazing....More

Thank Naomi B
marc g, Owner at The Connection Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write an amazing review about your time with us. We are so glad that you all had such a great experience at the restaurant . The Waiter on the night was Marc (he has been told about her...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The food was amazing and well worth the money. The gentleman that served us was made to work in hospitality, friendly, attentive and well mannered and I will definitely visit again!

Thank Rhiannon C
marc g, Owner at The Connection Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind review, lovely to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us. I'll pass on your lovely comments to the rest of the team and we do hope to welcome you back very soon

Reviewed 9 April 2017

We went there as a family to celebrate a birthday. We had a selection of dishes from the menu between us. Although everything was well cooked and well presented, it was all a bit boring and bland. Some of the combinations of ingredients didn't work....More

1  Thank Davidkarenrichard
marc g, Owner at The Connection Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review about your birthday family gathering .And that we took time to lay out the tables with decorations and banners and the services was OK .We are very sorry to hear you think that our food...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Thank you for a great Sunday roast dinner we all had a great afternoon one of the best roast I've had the host really looked after you penty of banter all afternoon 10 out of 10 will be back soon

Thank Vivian B
marc g, Owner at The Connection Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write an amazing review about your time with us. We are so glad that you had such a great experience at the restaurant for your sunday lunch and look forward to seeing you again in the future

Reviewed 2 April 2017

You havedone it again!! Amazing and delicious Sunday Lunch. Great company, lots of laughs, nothing to much trouble and fabulous customer service. Unfortunately for you, we will be back lolMore

Thank murphynjack
marc g, Owner at The Connection Restaurant, responded to this review

Lovely to hear from a returning customer and great to hear your reviews and comments. We'll pass on your comments on to Ian he will delighted to read them. Hope to see you again soon. And your always welcome back it wouldnt be the same...More

Reviewed 31 March 2017

Visited Thursday night as a couple, quite late in the evening without a reservation. The host was very friendly and offered us a table no problem. The starters were great, Ham hock for myself and the goats cheese profiteroles for my partner. Following that, the...More

Thank alipounde1984
marc g, Owner at The Connection Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write an amazing review about your time with us. We are so glad that you stumbled across us and looking forward to your next visit

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jasper t
If I went there for a three course meal with a friend how much rufly would it cost
22 July 2015|
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Response from Claireoly | Reviewed this property |
About £30-£35
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$31
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Station Road | Somerset, Taunton TA1 1PA, England (Formerly French Connection)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Taunton
  • Phone Number: +44 1823 352645
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Description
Relaxed Fine Dining