Pub Details

Name: The Ashcott Location: Bridgwater Type: Destination Food Pub
Landlords
Dave Cook & Amber Sadler-Price
50 Bath Road
Ashcott
Bridgwater TA7 9QQ
Somerset UK
Brewery
Heavitree Brewery
Heavitree Brewery

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Email this pub Situated on Bath Road, The Ashcott is hard to miss and is a popular meeting point for local Somerset families and visitors alike. With its proximity to Glastonbury and the Tor as well as the popular shopping destination of Clarks Village, this family-run bar and restaurant is a fantastic place to stop off whilst exploring the local attractions, and boasts a spacious car park.

A log burner will keep you warm in winter and on chilly days throughout the year, while the patio doors leading to the deck and the lush gardens beyond make this a peaceful suntrap when the weather’s nice. Take a seat in one of the two cosy bar areas and order yourself a drink before entering the relaxed and comfy restaurant area. Showcasing fantastic local produce, the extensive menu and ever-changing specials board ensure that you’re always spoiled for choice.

Try the Maldon sea salt and cracked black pepper squid with homemade garlic aioli, followed by the slow-cooked belly of pork with black pudding, fine green beans, red wine jus and crackling. For dessert, the warm salted caramel and chocolate
brownie with Madagascan vanilla ice cream is a must! To accompany your meal, choose from a variety of house wine, farmhouse cider, and real ale, cider and lager on draught, or perhaps opt for a bottled craft lager. There are also plenty of soft
drinks for the designated drivers and younger visitors.

Whether you pop in for afternoon coffee, a quiet lunch or an evening meal with drinks, you’re guaranteed a warm welcome and friendly service at The Ashcott.

Opening Hours

Sunday Saturday Friday Thursday Wednesday Tuesday Monday
Opening 12:00AM 12:00AM 12:00AM 12:00AM 12:00AM 12:00AM 12:00AM
Closing 11:00PM 11:00PM 11:00PM 11:00PM 11:00PM 11:00PM 11:00PM

We offer Facilities

  • Near Motorway
  • Car Park
  • Beer Garden
  • Function Room
  • Pets Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Disabled Facilities
  • Skittle Alley
  • Open Fire Place
  • Coaches Welcome
  • Patio
  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Smoking Area
  • Separate Restaurant
  • Credit cards accepted
 

We offer Entertainment

  • Card Games
  • Traditional Pub Games
 

We offer Food

  • Bar Meals
  • Restaurant Meals
  • Vegetarian Options
  • Children's Menu
  • A La Carte Menu
  • High Chairs
  • Special Dietary Requirements
  • Booking Required
  • Specials Board
  • Fish Nights
  • Sunday Roast
  • Waiting Service
  • Types of Cuisine
    • Traditional English
 

We offer Drinks

 
  • Ale dispensed by gravity
  • Coffee / Tea
  • Red wines
  • White wines
  • Champagnes
  • Real ales
  • Rotating guest ales
  • Speciality drinks
  • Soft drinks
  • Spirits
  • Pimms
 

We offer Other

We are always looking for the right people so do contact Dave or Amber for details. 01458210033

 
  • Jobs available
 

Menu

Sample Menu:

Something to nibble…?

 

Fresh Marinated green & black olives (v)
£3.95

12 inch khobez flatbread coated with garlic butter (v)
£3.95
add cheese for £1    spice it up..? add jalapenos £1

 

 

 

To Start…

Maple glazed belly of pork with black pudding, apple puree and crackling

£6.75

Chargrilled, marinated chicken skewers & smoky chipotle mayo
 £5.75

Smoked salmon pate, pickled carrot, artisan crackers & crème fraiche

£5.75

Crispy, golden squid pieces with Maldon sea salt, black pepper & homemade aioli
£5.95

Pan fried mushrooms in a creamy garlic sauce on toasted Ciabatta (v)
£5.95

Deep fried, Somerset brie with apricot & cranberry compote & a balsamic reduction (v)
£5.50

 

 

Please inform the team of any allergies you may have

 

 

 

 

Mains…

8OZ RIB-EYE STEAK, ideally cooked medium to ensure the fat renders down & penetrates the meat for the optimum taste of this beautiful cut. Served with our signature chunky chips, garlic & thyme roasted tomato, field mushroom & fried onions
£19.95

HALF CHARGRILLED LEMON AND THYME MARINATED BONELESS CHICKEN served with house slaw and our signature chunky chips tossed in garlic butter

£12.95

 

½ POUND BRITISH BEEF BURGER topped with Applewood smoked cheddar in a brioche bun with wholegrain mustard mayo, mixed leaves, tomato, red onion & gherkin, served with tomato salsa & fries
£11.95
Add streaky bacon, field mushroom, blue cheese or chorizo £1 each

BEER BATTERED COD served with our signature chunky chips, minted mushy peas and homemade rustic tartar sauce

£12.95

 

KING PRAWN, SHRIMP AND CHORIZO LINGUINE with tomato, garlic, lemon & coriander, glazed with a white wine & sweet chilli sauce
£15.95

 

BATTERED GARLIC AND BUTTERMILK MARINATED HALLOUMI served with crushed baby potatoes, Greek style salad and tzatziki (v)

£11.95

 

SPINACH AND GOATS CHEESE GNOCCHI in a light garlic, white wine and cream sauce topped with toasted sunflower seeds and pea shoots (v)

£12.95

 

SLOW COOKED BELLY OF PORK ON BLACK PUDDING served with buttered mashed potato, green beans, red wine jus and crackling

£14.95

 

Chunky chips £3.50 – Ciabatta & butter £1.95 – Sweet potato fries £3.75 – Fries £3.00 Pepper sauce £2.50 – Beer battered onion rings £2.95 – Mixed salad £2.95 –

Mixed greens £2.95

 

Please inform the team of any allergies you may have 

 
 
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