The Lime Kiln Inn

(27 Reviews)
Knole, Langport, South West England, TA10 9JH 
British

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 12:00 - 15:00 & 18:00 - 21:00
Saturday: 12:00 - 21:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 20:00.

Restaurant description

An historic 17th-century pub boasting awe-inspiring views over the Somerset Levels, The Lime Kiln Inn is a rustic, cosy nook to enjoy celebrated rural British hospitality. The interior is full of original features like exposed wooden beams, while outside is a tranquil seating area to enjoy drinks in the sun and admire the greenery covering the front of the pub.

The Lime Kiln Inn menu showcases a tremendous selection of traditional British recipes, sumptuous dishes cooked in the on-site smoker and classic pub fare made with gourmet seasonal and locally sourced ingredients. True tastes of the countryside can be found with dishes like deerstalker pie, filled with braised venison in a red wine sauce, topped with cheesy mash, while woodland pork tenderloin is served with a wild mushroom and brandy sauce. Fish dishes include the classic beer battered fish and chips, and a popular selection of grill delicacies like succulent steaks and burgers, while there are also vegetarian dishes like asparagus tortellini pasta.

On Sundays at The Lime Kiln Inn in Somerset, there are popular roast dinners served with all the trimmings, designed to be shared. Up at the snug bar, cask ales are on tap and craft beers are poured, as well as fine wines from around the world. The family-friendly country inn offers children their own special menus, and also prepares gluten-free meals on request, from several of the dishes on the main menu.

Pairing classic rural tradition with modern dining versatility, The Lime Kiln Inn is found between Podimore and Langport, and is a 9-minute drive on the A372 from central Somerton.

Customer reviews for The Lime Kiln Inn
4.5
(based on 27 reviews)

100%
of diners recommend this restaurant

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Recommended for

  • al fresco (1)
  • business (3)
  • child friendly (3)
  • dinner (17)
  • large parties (6)
  • lunch (17)
  • private dining (3)
  • romantic (2)
  • trendy (1)
  • value (10)
  • views (5)
  • By Brian S from Yeobil
    3 September 2020

    Had the Thursday fish special pan fried trout @ £10 delicious ?? and a bargain. Recommended

  • By Karen C from Somerset
    25 August 2020

    The food was lovely but choice for some was a bit limited. Most staff very welcoming but the waitress a little dour so perhaps she didn't want to be there. Overall we had a good time

  • By Karen G from Langport
    19 August 2020

    Food lovely although limited choices

  • By Lori P from Bexleyheath
    30 July 2020

    Had a great meal Very friendly staff Felt safe

  • By Lucy W from Yeovil
    14 February 2020

    Excellent food, drinks and staff. I cannot fault it. Will definitely be returning.

  • By Maureen L from Knole
    2 February 2020

    Excellent roast beef on Sunday.

  • By Margaret W from Somerton
    26 January 2020

    E xcellent meal with very good service - will definately book again.

  • By Debbie K from Kingsbury Episcopi
    22 December 2019

    We had a lovely meal at the Lime Kiln. The staff were friendly and it was a very pleasant experience.

  • By John H from Bath
    4 December 2019

    The meals atmosphere and staff were good. We will be back

  • By Paul S from Sherborne
    16 November 2019

    Not a place for people with small appetites!! Very generous portions and excellent food. to boot in a warm friendly atmosphere. Great staff

Restaurant Location Map
The Lime Kiln Inn
Knole, Langport, South West England, TA10 9JH 

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