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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West Hatch, SP3 6PA

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Pythouse Kitchen Garden Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Pythouse Kitchen Garden Restaurant in SP3, West Hatch by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Pythouse Kitchen Garden restaurant.
Katie J
You can't get more idyllic than sunday lunc...
Reviewed 1 months, 23 days ago

"You can't get more idyllic than sunday lunch here sat in the most beautiful walled kitchen garden, it is so relaxing and such a treat. The gardens are so beautiful with a mixture of flowers and vegetables and herbs. They bring you a non alcoholic fizzy wine to kick things off and its the best thing I've tasted in a long time, not sweet but deliciously refreshing, better than champagne any day and that is saying alot coming from me. Some good bread and a dip to kick things off,then the main event, you either pick meat option and get some delicious rare beef, slow cooked beef and chicken and gravy all on a sharing platter, or veggie which is a delicious nut loaf. Then all the sides, amazing roasted new potatoes seasoned to perfection, green veg straight from the garden, the best carrots i think I've ever had, all so fresh and beautifully accompanied with herbs and butters. Delicious choice of three puds too. Just heaven. Lots of blankets and heaters too if the chill sets in. Truly magical."

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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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