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.

Monday Club

By popular demand we are now open on Mondays. Give us a call to book for a little start of the week pick me up dinner at the Pony.

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 …

Taste of Summer Tasting Menu - 23rd July

The sun is shining, everything is ripe, the strawberries are in full flow so the Pony chef team will create a menu celebrating great British summer produce. Timed at a pivotal point when there is a glut of produce available on our home soils. Menu will... More info …


The Pony & Trap Hope everything went brilliantly for the guys @EstrellaDammUK today. Sorry we couldn't be there! #EstrellaCongress June 29, 2015, 7:30 pm Retweet

The Pony & Trap Josh is cooking with @thegoodmoody @davies_chef @chefmartinburge in September to raise money for @HospAction http://t.co/ACD4mpf29s June 29, 2015, 7:25 pm Retweet