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    If it's going down in Somerset – or ever so slightly beyond – we're going to know about it. Now you are too!

  • Le floating French restaurant

    Once a working barge, nearly a floating botanical garden, and now one of Bristol's iconic restaurants. Let's hop onboard Glassboat Brasserie!

  • On the Brook

    Bruton's newest cafe serves excellent coffee, quirky breakfasts, lunches and brunches with a French twist – and has views to sigh for

  • The loveliest pubs with rooms

    Only one thing better than a pub. A pub with a place to rest your weary head! Here are 36 of the best, across the 19 Muddy counties.

  • The Castle Inn, West Lulworth

    Rustic luxe pub with rooms, food by a Blumenthal protégé and just two minutes walk away from the stunning Jurassic coast. I'd say the dream combo for a weekend away...

  • Cafe on a farm

    The Irish chef who said goodbye to Gordon and Jamie and left London for the good life in rural Somerset and set up Silver's Pantry

    • yurt banquet somerset

      Pop-up supper club – in a yurt

      An eight-course tasting menu in a candle-lit yurt, each course inspired by the countries along the legendary Silk Road – and we've got two tickets to give away!

    • Scoffin’ at The Trough

      Yeovil's a bit of a desert when it comes to good places to eat. But newly opened The Trough is a little oasis (and has a fab shop too).

      • The Ivy Bath Brasserie

        Super relaxed all-day dining with a large helping of Art Deco glamour in the middle of Bath – you may want to stay all day

      • Sunday lunch sorted

        Bring on the Yorkshire puds! The best spots for a weekend nosh up across 18 Muddy counties, including Somerset and near neighbours

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