RestaurantsWiltshireWest HatchSP3

survey result

Summary

£62
  £££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“In a beautiful setting in the Wiltshire countryside”, Darren Brown’s “most wonderful” venture occupies an eighteenth-century walled garden and “makes full use of the produce grown” there in its “wholesome, creative fare”. “The fire pit conjures smoke, fire and primal appetites” which are ably slaked by the “superb” meats and “imaginatively done” vegetables – limited mostly to lunch, plus the odd Equinox-themed dinner. In summer they also run the ‘Slow Food Kitchen’ from Thursday to Sunday, while you can overnight year-round in their Shepherd’s Hut.

Summary

£62
  £££
3
Good
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This “gorgeous gem of a place, set in beautiful Wiltshire countryside”, serves “superb and creative vegetable dishes made from home-grown produce” by chef Darren Brown in the eighteenth-century walled garden of a property at lunch or (more occasionally) at communal ‘long-table’ suppers. Fans say it’s a “must-visit if you are in the area” (it also hosts weddings and glamping).

Summary

£57
   ££
4
Very Good
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

The “outstanding” meals produced in the walled garden of a Wiltshire estate, using vegetables grown on-site and locally sourced meat, generate consistently upbeat ratings (as well as visions of an earthly paradise from national newspaper critics: The Daily Telegraph’s William Sitwell declared it “incredibly splendid... all sublimely natural, skilfully cooked and presented with a deft artistic bent... a bucolic English paradise deserving of global fame” while Giles Coren of The Times was moved to quote John Milton’s Garden of Eden from ‘Paradise Lost’).

Summary

£53
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

The “gorgeous” walled garden of a south Wiltshire estate provides a year-round setting for meals based around “vegetables and herbs from their plot” and “locally sourced meats”“BBQ’d over a brazier in summer months”. There’s a “great atmosphere but slightly amateurish service and food – but it works”. Glamping and pick-your-own fruit and veg are also on-site.

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Restaurant details

No dress code

Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Always   £55.00
Lunch   £37.50

Traditional European menu

Pudding
£0.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £0.00
Filter Coffee £0.00
Extras  
Bread £0.00
Service 12.50%
West Hatch, SP3 6PA
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
TuesdayCLOSED
Wednesday12 pm‑4:30 pm
Thursday12 pm‑4:30 pm
Friday12 pm‑4:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑4:30 pm
Sunday12 pm‑4:30 pm

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