Minehead has a great variety of places to eat in the evenings. From Italian to Indian, Fish’n’Chips to Bistros, we present some of our recommendations.

Our Top 10 Minehead Restaurants for Evening Meals


The Duke of Wellington

A Wetherspoon’s pub.  Classic pub food at reasonable prices.  Steak Night on Tuesday is great value.


Italian restaurant on Holloway Street, serving Italian, Mediterranean and European cuisine, often using local produce.  Closed on Sunday evenings.

The Gascony Hotel

A hotel with a restaurant open to the public serving a varied menu with a good choice of starters, main courses and desserts.

The Hairy Dog

Family friendly pub and restaurant with a children’s play area.  Also features live sport and live music. Dog friendly.


A family-run restaurant offering a range of traditional dishes often using local produce.  Closed on Monday evenings

The Old Ship Aground

Pub restaurant close to the harbour with traditional pub dishes and a “River Cottage” style.  Many products are sourced locally.  Daily specials and themed nights eg Fish night on a Tuesday. Dog friendly.

The Queen’s Head

Pub restaurant on Holloway Street specialising in Thai food but with some traditional pub classics also.

The Taj Mahal

Indian Cuisine serving quality, authentic and modern dishes

Tom’s Fish Bar

Traditional fish and chips available to eat in or take away. The chips cooked 3 times are excellent! This place is only open until 8pm.

The Wheelhouse

A family-run bistro restaurant, offering a good choice of traditional home cooked dishes at sensible prices.  One of our favourites! Booking advised (01643 818245). Closed on Sunday and Monday evenings.

On the coffee table in the guest lounge there is a folder containing menus for some of the above restaurants, if you would like further details regarding what is available.

If you would like any additional information about any of the restaurants in Minehead or slightly further afield, please feel free to ask Chris or Sue.