WELCOME TO THE PONY & TRAP, CHEW MAGNA Josh and Holly Eggleton's award winning country pub

The brother and sister duo have earned a reputation for quality with Josh managing the kitchen, and Holly, front of house. A testament to great food and a welcoming atmosphere, The Pony & Trap has held a Michelin Star since 2011 and was ranked 2nd in the Estrella Damm Top 50 UK Gastropubs in 2018. The pub champions a “field to fork” ethos serving food sourced as locally as possible from suppliers around the Chew Valley and the South West.

Pimms Ice Lolly Recipe

The perfect recipe in this glorious sunshine!

Pimm's Ice Lolly

News & Events

We're Hiring an Assistant Manager!

We are looking for a new member of Team Pony! You must love the industry and have a real passion for delicious food, fabulous wine and drink, amazing coffee, and great hospitality. We are on the lookout for an Assistant Manager to join us. This... More info …

Guest Chef August 28th - Tommy Heaney

Tommy Heaney of The Great House in Bridgend joins us in the kitchen on August 28th. In his first year at the listed hotel they made it onto the Michelin Guide and in his second won Hotel Restaurant of the Year for Wales. Tommy is quite the... More info …


The Pony & Trap Scallop, radish & grapefruit from our 5 & 10 Course Tasting menu #tasting #scallop #supertasty @flyingfish31… https://t.co/Jrc5sNVsfJ July 11, 2018, 1:24 pm Retweet

The Pony & Trap RT @WestCountrySuzi: Had very belated birthday lunch today at @theponyandtrap Beautiful food in a beautiful setting #NeedALieDown https://t… July 11, 2018, 1:12 pm Retweet