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Restaurants are awarded from 1 to 5 Rosettes for culinary excellence. One Rosette restaurants are highly recommended in a local area and five Rosettes have reached the pinnacle of culinary excellence at a world class level.

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Welcoming country inn with classic and modern menu

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At a glance

Open all year
Vegetarian menu
Wines by the glass
Wheelchair access
Service charge
Credit cards accepted

The Holcombe is a textbook country inn with winter fires, local ales and amicable staff. Regional ingredients, including the produce of its own garden, supply the menus of mostly traditional fare. Scallops with cauliflower and spiced aubergine, or salt-and-pepper squid with salad and aïoli, are well-turned-out starters, while the main business might extend to noisette and braised neck of lamb with vegetable tagine and quinoa. Stick with fish for main, and you could be in for herb-crusted cod alongside dauphinoise and sprouting broccoli in a dressing of tomato and basil. Desserts get creative with a raspberry and nougat parfait choc ice to accompany Valrhona brownie and candied hazelnuts.

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Opening hours

  • Open all year
  • Closed for dinner: 25-26 Dec
  • Lunch served from: 12
  • Lunch served until: 2.30
  • Dinner served from: 6.30
  • Dinner served until: 9

Chef

  • Chef: Dan Kings

Food and drink

  • Cuisine style: British, International, French
  • Vegetarian menu
  • Wines under £30: 30
  • Wines over £30: 9
  • Wines by the glass: 16

Price guide

  • Service charge
  • Credit cards accepted

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Accessible toilets
  • Assist dogs welcome

Facilities

  • Seats: 65
  • On-site parking available

Additional information

  • Seats: 65

Getting here

From Bath or Shepton Mallet take A367 (Fosse Way) to Stratton. Follow inn signs

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