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 3rd in the Publican Morning Advertiser's Top 50 UK Gastropubs in January 2014. The pub’s champions a “field to fork” ethos serving food sourced as locally as possible from suppliers around the Chew Valley and the South West.

Duck or Grouse

Our next seasonal tasting menu event will by 'Duck or Grouse' on 20th August. Call 01275 332627 for more details.

News & Events

Josh Eggleton joins BBC Two's Great British Menu

Michelin starred chef, Josh Eggleton will represent the South West in this year’s BBC Two’s Great British Menu commemorating the Centenary of the Women’s Institute. Josh Eggleton, and 23 of the nation’s top chefs will fight it out to be named this... More info …

Great British Menu South West Dinner

Tickets are now on sale for a one-off banquet on 24th August at The Pony & Trap, brought to you by the South West competitors of Great British Menu, our very own Josh Eggleton, Jude Kereama of Kota, and Dominic Chapman of The Beehive. Josh, Jude and... More info …


The Pony & Trap Our very own @josh_eggleton is competing with 23 of the nation’s top chefs to be named @GBMofficial chef of the year! July 30, 2015, 7:30 pm Retweet

The Pony & Trap Great piece by our @josh_eggleton on the skills & opportunities available to young people in the hospitality industry http://t.co/sPl3dnhk91 July 30, 2015, 1:30 pm Retweet