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 Publican Morning Advertiser's Top 50 UK Gastropubs in 2015. 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.

Gift Vouchers

Our gift vouchers make perfect presents. Please email, or call 01275 332627 and you can pick them up from the pub.

News & Events

The Pony & Trap Announced as 5th Best Gastropub in the UK

We are chuffed that we made fifth place in The Estrella Damm Top 50 Gastropub Awards 2016 last week alongside some amazing establishments. We are especially happy to see our pals at The Pipe & Glass and The Sportsman who cooked with Josh at Eat Drink... More info …

Josh to cook for Jet Set Sail cruise in 2016

All aboard! Josh Eggleton will be joining Celebrity Cruises for a Great British Chefs ‘Jet Set Sail’ cruise next summer. As part of a new initiative between Celebrity Cruises and Great British Chefs, Our Michelin-starred chef will travel on a... More info …


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