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Two of the best al fresco restaurants in Wells

The hotel offers two different al fresco restaurants in Wells. The Walled Garden Café is tucked away at the rear of the hotel. Accessible via Wells High Street, the Walled Garden Café provides a peaceful suntrap in which to sit back, relax and enjoy great food. It is open during the summer months.

Walled Garden Cafe Menu
Swan Terrace Menu
Bar Price List

Restaurants in Wells with a stunning view

At the front of the hotel is Swan Terrace. The terrace (with split level garden) is directly opposite Wells Cathedral, providing diners with an amazing view of the West Front of this awe-inspiring building.  It is open (in good weather) to residents and non-residents for morning coffee, light snacks and afternoon teas.

Swan Terrace opening times during the Summer

Lunch and snacks are available from 12 noon – 6pm Monday – Saturday (2pm – 9pm on Sundays)

Drinks are available from 11am until 10pm every day of the week.

Attentive service, friendly staff and award-winning food ensure any visit is one to remember. Come and discover two of the best al fresco restaurants in Wells!

The Walled Garden Cafe

At the rear of the hotel (also accessible via the High Street) is the Walled Garden Cafe. From June to September this area is open for lunch from 12 noon (Monday – Saturday, closed on Sundays). Drinks are available from 11am – 10pm Monday – Saturday.

Restaurants in Wells – 15c A.D

When the sun isn’t shining our restaurant, 15c A.D. is a great option for dinner or Sunday Lunch.

If you are looking for restaurants in Wells in which to celebrate a special family occasion or host a corporate dinner, the hotel has a number of private dining options available.

Private Dining

The Ivory Suite has its own bar (The Artisan Bar) and seats up to 90. Our Garden Room adjoins The Ivory Suite and opens out onto our Walled Garden. This light and airy room can accommodate up to 30 guests at one table or up to 40 guests on individual tables.     

The Ivory Suite and Garden Room are interconnecting. They can be hired together for £300.00 (accommodating up to 150) or separately at £175.00 each.

Party Dining Menus

To help you plan your event we have a selection of menus to choose from: 

Hotel’s Food Statement

Please contact us to discuss your requirements or complete an event Enquiry Form.