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.

Brad Carter x Josh Eggleton

The second installment of our Guest Chef Series takes place on Sunday 27th May when Brad Carter of Michelin starred Carter's of Moseley, Birmingham joins Josh Eggleton and team for a 9 Course Tasting Menu | £70 per guest

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News & Events

Guest Chef Series | Tuesday April 17th 2018 | Jesse Dunford Wood

Wow. Jesse absolutely smashed it on Tuesday 17th April. His dishes were fantastic, and his humour, honesty and storytelling made this a most memorable collaboration. JDW has set the bar very high for the Guest Chef Series 2018. For photographs of the... More info …

Chew Bakery and Pop Up Market

To one and all, Thank you, once again, to everyone that came to support Chew Bakery. Which was most recently held at Salt & Malt, Chew Valley on Saturday 31st March. We were joined by our friends from Homewood Cheese, Valley Smokehouse, The Community... More info …


The Pony & Trap A super speedy recipe from @josh_eggleton 🌪 Spaghetti, salted anchovies, parmesan https://t.co/fxZG4uw5Pg April 14, 2018, 11:27 am Retweet

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