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Lanes Hotel

High Street, West Coker, Somerset, BA22 9AJ

(((() British
Main course: £10
Food spend: £25

Very good service and excellent food. Mix of adults and children and was enjoyed by all!

Richard Green 27 September 2016
from Queen Camel

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Inside a stunningly renovated former rectory featuring floor to ceiling windows, Lanes Hotel is a contemporary setting for seasonal European dishes and traditional British afternoon teas in the picturesque village of West Coker.

The Lanes Hotel menu boasts a selection of British favourites and more contemporary European recipes, using the best seasonal produce. There are premium cuts of steak from the local butcher, as well as fresh fish from the Dorset coast, served with triple-cooked chips. Ballotine of chicken is served with asparagus and truffle with thyme jus, and there are vegetarian dishes including sweet potato and corn stew with cornbread muffin and salad.

Desserts include classics like bread and butter pudding with English custard, and exotic twists such as passionfruit mousse with lime sponge, fruit salad and sorbet. Afternoon teas at Lanes Hotel in Yeovil treat diners to freshly made pastries, sandwiches and loose leaf teas.

Also serving British ciders and speciality beers like oyster stouts, Lanes Hotel is a 13-minute drive from Yeovil Rail Station.

Lanes Hotel

High Street, West Coker, Somerset, BA22 9AJ

Contact +44 1935862555

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Customer reviews for Lanes Hotel

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  • afternoon tea (7)
  • dinner (6)
  • lunch (4)
  • value (3)
  • business (2)
  • child friendly (2)
  • luxury (2)
  • private dining (2)
  • breakfast (1)
  • large parties (1)
  • romantic (1)
  • (((** 18 November 2016 by Andrew Cockrem from Yeovil

    Nice food. Steak huge... slightly over priced menu

  • ((*** 16 November 2016 by Shelley Moffat from Yeovil

    When we arrived we had asked for no fish as none of us can eat fish but nobody seemed to know anything about this so we had fresh salmon in the sandwhichs which were replaced on request.
    Some of the cakes didn't feel as fresh as we had hoped and had maybe been sitting out as were stale
    On the edges
    The gluten free option was lovely and nice to see you had made an effort as some places don't
    While someone was being shown around the lounge I presume for a wedding they then left the building and left the door wide open leaving the cold breeze to come in which was annoying and when we went to pay there was no one around except two people helping one man over at reception on a computer we could have easily walked out without paying but waited nearly 10 minutes as were other people waiting for drink refill at the bar, all in all our experience was ok, nothing special and service could have been better

  • ((((( 27 September 2016 by Richard Green from Queen Camel

    Very good service and excellent food. Mix of adults and children and was enjoyed by all!

  • ((((( 23 September 2016 by Jane Small from Yeovil

    I booked afternoon tea for three adults and also requested room for a pram if possible. The staff were very kind and helpful. We were given the choice of eating in the restaurant or lounge. We opted for the lounge, making the whole experience informal but friendly. The afternoon tea itself was beautifully presented with a good variety of sandwiches and cakes.

  • ((((* 1 September 2016 by Jessica Parker from Yeovil

    A beautiful setting and delicious treats! Perfect afternoon.

  • ((((( 26 August 2016 by John from West Coker

    Very efficient friendly staff and good food.

  • ((((( 26 August 2016 by David from Dorchester

    Good service great atmosphere and decent food I was not happy with the table we had and it was changed with no quibble

  • ((((* 5 May 2016 by Sophia Bishop from Yeovil

    Very good service, excellent afternoon trea

  • ((((( 8 April 2016 by Robin Pailthorpe from Crewkerne

    Everything was as you would expect of an estabilshent offering an afternoon tea, gentile, comfortable lounge, views of garden and a very good tasting tea: The sandwiches lovely and fresh, the scones light and crisp and the fancies, well, fancy. We'd go again

  • ((((( 5 April 2016 by Sallyanne Beasley from West Coker yeovil

    My daughter and I went for afternoon tea. We were welcomed at the door and all the staff were very attentive. The selection of food was very good with a good selection of cakes and cream scones. We had a lovely time and would recommend it.

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