News

Observer Food Monthly Awards Best Restaurant Runners Up

Last week, the winners of the 2014 Observer Food Monthly Awards were announced and we are pleased to reveal that the Pony is included in the line-up – a huge thanks to all who voted for us. The awards, now in their eleventh year, champion the best growers, producers, restaurants, chefs,…

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Best Food Pub 2014 Goes To....

Last night, Josh went to the Great British Pub Awards and returned with the exciting news that The Pony had been crowned Best Food Pub 2014! The Pony & Trap was named the South West regional winner of the Best Food Pub and went forward to the Great British Pub Awards 2014 national final,…

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The Pony & Trap Makes UK Top 50 Pubs in Good Food Guide

Life at The Pony & Trap has taken an exciting turn as we find ourselves ranked in the Top 50 UK Pubs by a "highly regarded" culinary guide this week – the Waitrose Good Food Guide 2015. For the very first time the Waitrose Good Food Guide has listed their Top 50 UK Pubs... The Pony & Trap…

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Events

Guest Chef November 27th 2018 - Jude Kereama

Last, but by no means least, is Josh’s 2015 and 2016 GBM competitor Jude Kereama, who joins us on November 27th. The pair struck up a strong friendship during filming for both seasons of the show and regularly feature at each other’s restaurants. Jude was another of our 2017 chefs and we…

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Guest Chef August 28th - Tommy Heaney

Tommy Heaney of The Great House in Bridgend joins us in the kitchen on August 28th. In his first year at the listed hotel they made it onto the Michelin Guide and in his second won Hotel Restaurant of the Year for Wales. Tommy is quite the globetrotter and has worked in kitchens across the…

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Guest Chef September 17th - Dominic Chapman

Dominic Chapman of The Beehive in Berkshire takes the guest chef spot on September 25th. Dominic and his wife Helena took charge of The Beehive back in 2014 and the pub was recently named the seventh best in the country at the Top 50 Gastropub Awards. Josh and Dominic shared many…

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