Wiltshire pub, The Castle Inn, has been recognised as No.37 in the Estrella Damm Top 50 Gastropubs 2022. The news follows the arrival of new Head Chef, Jamie Barnett (Lucknam Park, Lygon Arms, Bowood) who joined back in May 2021.
On joining The Castle Inn, Jamie has weaved his own personal touches into the ‘pub experience’, namely updating the menus to highlight traditional gastropub hearty-fare, made with the very best local ingredients, whilst also building a brand-new team, who bring a wealth of hospitality experience. The latest accolade is true testimony to the hard work and determination of Jamie and his team.
After a difficult year for the hospitality industry, the team behind the 12th Century pub is thrilled to be included within the Top 50 Gastropub awards alongside 49 Michelin-starred masters and home-grown experts.
Head Chef Jamie Barnett comments, ‘I’m so proud of my team and we continue to go from strength to strength. It’s great to receive this level of recognition for the hard work put in by everyone.
The Castle Inn is open daily for lunch between 12pm and 2.30pm and dinner from 6.00pm-8.30pm, Sunday lunch is served between 12pm to 3pm. Between service the bar remains open for drinks only.