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The Hairy Dog

RR - RRR, British,
32 The Avenue, Minehead TA24 5AZ, England
+44 1643 706317
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (15 reviews)
“fish and chips” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
32 The Avenue, Minehead TA24 5AZ, England
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1 - 10 of 837 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We arrived in Minehead for the start of our family holiday and decided to have lunch in town first. The play area outside was very good and kept my son entertained for the whole time, very well built and felt safe when I went round...More

Thank MHawkins7755
Reviewed 6 days ago

this was the first pub / restaurant we went in what puts you off straight away is the prices 1 pint of beer and a small wine £9 was going to have 2 steaks which would have set us back £46

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here in May 2018, it was incredible. Food was amazing, very generous portions! Family friendly and we felt very welcome with our baby daughter. Will defiantly come back when we next visit minehead.

Thank Haze90
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Varied menu with reasonable prices. Quick service ... order at bar and brought to table Family friendly ambience

Thank Barranquitas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here on a Saturday evening as we wanted to watch the boxing. There was a large group of kids aged around 10 playing pool with no adults in sight (turned out to be a rugby tournament). Occasionally an adult did pop over, but generally...More

Thank Sunnyshe743
christopher c, Owner at The Hairy Dog, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thank you for bring this to my attention. the policy is that children have to be in the restaurant area if they are here after 9pm. I will make sure that duty managers apply the policy in the future. Sorry for your inconvenience Regards Chris.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty of space. Children have a play centre at the back. They serve good food. There is no parking at this pub. It’s a typical pub. Family friendly

Thank Poz S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quick service, great food, awesome playground. Obviously very popular with the local kids rugby league and their families and on nights when there are football games on.

Thank Janine W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Certainly a lot of food for your money, hot, tasty, served with a smile and even a bowl of water for the dog...

Thank TedsTeam2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good pub in the heart of town. Good atmosphere for all ages. Great selection of good pub grub at very reasonable prices.

Thank Keiron F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in with my husband food was lovely and hot staff friendly was overcharged but it was quickly sorted

Thank Marion W
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pamela h
9 January 2018|
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Response from jayp1971 | Reviewed this property |
I have never had a bad visit there Alison and Wayne and her team offered a great service to us
31 August 2017|
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Response from justin w | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. I only know this as we had a conversation about this whilst we were eating our lunch there.
andrea m
16 September 2015|
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Response from Gordon C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Visit their website, there are pictures and if you click on "restaurant" you can then click on "see menu" and download it if you want in pdf format. I tried to copy the link for you but Tripadvisor won't allow links... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 The Avenue, Minehead TA24 5AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Minehead
  • Phone Number: +44 1643 706317
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