Welcome to The Malt Shovel, Cannington

We are located just off the main A39 Bridgwater to Minehead road , just outside the village of Cannington. The Malt Shovel is surrounded by the rolling hills of the Quantocks, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, well known for it’s walking and hiking trails, bird and wildlife watching and access to the English Coastal Paths.

If you are in the area for business we are ideally located for those visiting Hinkley Point, with the nearest park and ride a 5 minute drive away. Bridgwater and Taunton are both less then half an hour way while Exeter and Bristol are reachable within an hour and a half, perfect for business or pleasure.

The Malt Shovel boasts a cosy intimate bar setting, with original beams, inglenooks & fire places. Adjoining the bar is a large restaurant & also patio doors opening on to our large beer garden and kids play area. If you have been out with the dogs then why not bring them to come and say hello too!

We serve fresh homemade food 7 days a week, including carvery on a Sunday (booking is recommended). Our talented kitchen team use only seasonal and locally sourced products for all our dishes.

We have 8 lovely en-suite rooms with views over the garden or the stunning countryside.
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Restaurant Offers

Monday Nights – Burger Night

Enjoy one of our speciality burgers and a drink for just £10.95

Friday Nights – Steak Night

Try two of our hand-cut steaks for £30.00

Saturday Nights – Prosecco Night

Starting 2nd January 2019 – Buy any two of our fantastic pub classics and a dessert and enjoy a bottle of prosecco on us!