The Talbot Inn is currently open for all-day dining on Friday, Saturday and Sunday only. The pub will fully reopen, with indoor dining and overnight stays, from the 17th of May.
Established in 1480, The Talbot Inn is a traditional yet stylish coaching inn located in the historic village of Mells in the beautiful Somerset countryside, two hours from London and just twenty minutes from Bath.
Wine & Dine
Traditional local tipples & comforting British dishes
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Traditional local ales, world-class wine and classic cocktails. Our menus change as frequently as the surrounding landscape. Meat and game from local farms, fish from the Cornwall coast and fresh leaves picked just a few steps away in The Talbot Kitchen Garden.
Stay & UNWIND
Eight simple yet stylish bedrooms in the beautiful Somerset countryside
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Eight simple yet stylish bedrooms sit comfortably around the pub's cobbled courtyard. Rooms at The Talbot Inn feature crisp cotton sheets, baths with our own natural products, interiors inspired by the British countryside and views of the ever-changing surroundings in one of the most remote areas of Somerset.
What’s coming up in the wonderful world of Beckford
Beckford staff have a love of hospitality and a hunger to learn. We are always on the lookout for the very best and offer training for staff at every level. If you are as passionate as us about great food, drink and heartfelt hospitality then follow the careers link above and get in touch.
Beckford Bottle Shop - Free Wine Delivery
The Beckford Bottle Shop is offering free wine delivery! There’s no minimum order and plenty of choice with a range of over 350 different wines from just £7.80, spirits from distillers far and wide and a great selection of beer. Head to the BBS website to find out more.
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Can’t quite decided what to give? Our Gift Vouchers are a quick and easy way to show them you care. Simply select the amount you’d like, check out and we’ll do the rest. The recipient can redeem across our inns on lunch, supper, tipples or an overnight stay.
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