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Howley Tavern

) #11 of 36 Restaurants in Chard €€ - €€€ , British,
Howley | Nr Chard, Chard, England
+44 1460 62157
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak pie” (5 reviews)
“pastry” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Howley | Nr Chard, Chard, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nine of us met up at The Howley Tavern and had a very good lunch.Good choice of food quickly served and a good selection of west country ciders and cask ales.

Thank eandjinhills
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect! Wonderful welcome after a long walk. Tasty, home made food served with a smile and a reasonable price.

Thank Esmiralda2
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Just had our first visit to this lovely village tavern. Very traditional and gorgeous views. Good choice of proper pub food, my steak cooked to perfection for me. Sadly found this gem on our last night in chard. Landlord very friendly and helpful. Would recommend...More

Thank oakey2014
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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

First time at Howley Tavern, nice pub good decor and a warm welcome, really nice to find a pub with a simple menu of home cooked food, so many pubs have menu's that are far to fussy ( just my opinion) food was very good...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Ate here whilst staying in Chard. Easy to find, down a quiet road. Set on a hill and has a garden terrace with fabulous views over the countryside. Traditional interior. I had chicken stuffed with mozzarella and bacon and a cream sauce and hubby had...More

Thank Graf
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic meal last night at the Howley Tavern.I live in Howley and it was recommended to me as we have only Just moved here.I had the steak pie and it was the best I've ever had! My husband had the beer battered cod...More

Thank Tamsin T
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped off at Holley Tavern on our way back to London after a stay in Oakhampton. The hand drier in the ladies toilet was very poor. We ordered a cream tea each. The scones were nice but served far too hot...More

2  Thank Gina B
Suzisue1973, Owner at Howley Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Hello. You have written this review on the wrong venue. We don't have a hand drier n the ladies, we don't serve cream teas, & even though we serve tea it isn't served in a china tea pot, we have stainless steel ones! Could you...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Recommended for a better than average meal and good beer. Very friendly place in a lovely location. Had a small comment on the meal and staff couldn't have been more helpful .

Thank BeethovenMozartBudgi
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Slightly faded pub but in good location. Food is standard pub grub, well cooked and good menu choice. Waitress very friendly. Frequented by locals mainly which is a good endorsement. Fab on a summers day as there are stunning views from the large garden terrace...More

Thank ManjoBRS
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Visited this excellent Pub again for a lovely meal, all home cooked and prepared nothing out of a packet.Staff are very welcoming and nothing is too much trouble.Lovely garden for the children to play in and if you want to sit outside to admire the...More

Thank annienoodles
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Howley | Nr Chard, Chard, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Chard
  • Phone Number: +44 1460 62157
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