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.

Guest Chef Events

Throughout 2017 we'll have a selection of the best chefs in the UK joining Josh at the pass. Bookings open now!

News & Events

'Fish, Shellfish & Sparkling' Tasting Menu - 30th March 2017

Following on from our autumn fish and shellfish tasting in 2016, this tasting menu features the shellfish of spring. The very best of seasonal shellfish and fish will be selected to sit perfectly with the finest sparkling wine, sourced by Holly and the... More info …

Eight of the finest chefs head to the South West

This year a roster of top chefs from across the country will join Josh on the pass for a brand new series of special guest chef nights. Starting in April these one-off nights will take place each month and feature some of the UK’s most talented chefs... More info …


The Pony & Trap New snacks! Ox Cheek Doughnut with Beetroot Jam #PubGrub #SouthWestFoodies https://t.co/FvfY99TbU7 March 25, 2017, 6:55 pm Retweet

The Pony & Trap The great @michaeljbremner of @chef64degrees kicks off our guest chef series 1 month from now. Call to book your pl… https://t.co/ra7cq7rMJ9 March 25, 2017, 3:05 pm Retweet