Rule 7 bar and restaurant in wellington Somerset

Basement bar . Bistro
on the High Street in Wellington, Somerset

+44 1823 7879 813 062

Serving Seafood, Tapas and Bistro cuisine
Wednesday to Saturday from 5pm

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Isn’t it about time you tasted what Wellington really has to offer? This well-loved Wellington bar bistro and music venue is fast building a reputation as a great place to eat in Wellington.

"What a great find. A vast variety of gins & great food and the friendliest welcome from everyone lovely place and will be back...." More reviews ..

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Drink, eat & chill out at the Rule 7 bar & bistro

"Drinks & tapas after a Saturday at work, ....yaay it's the weekend!"

Whether it's special occasion or a quick bite and a drink with friends after work, there's a relaxed welcome for all here at the Rule 7 bar and bistro.

As ever, our friendly bar welcomes all for casual drinks as well as dining, and there’s always an extensive range of bottled and international beers, wines & spirits on offer, including 32 different varieties of gin!

And don't forget our regular wine tastings, open mic nights and themed events

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Pizza, Tapas, Sea food & Bistro dining at Rule 7 bar and restaurant

Come on in and treat yourself to something special….

We have radically extended our menu to include a fantastic new range of new weekly specials and gorgeous desserts. As ever our delicious, clay baked pizzas, tasty tapas & platters are always on offer to mix, match and share over drinks in the bar or over supper in our new, more secluded dining area.

Call +44 7879 813 062. to book a table

Our Weekly Specials

From salmon, or sea bass ... to scallops, venison, or rare roast beef salad, there’s always plenty of goodies on our new weekly specials board ... and there’s always something from our bistro ‘stew pot’ to warm you up in the winter.

Want to know what's cooking this week?


this week's specials at the Rule 7 Bistro


Rule 7 bar and restaurant
Calamari rings

Crispy and battered with side salad and dip

Chicken fillets or wings

Spicy and breaded with side salad and dip

Carabin Prawns

Extra large and baked in garlic butter with side salad and crusty bread


Tortilla chips, spicey salsa, sour cream, melted cheese & jalapeno peppers

Mixed Tapas Platter

Continental meats & cheeses, anitpasti & crusty bread

Tempura prawns

With salad & crusty bread

Large selection of salads

Ask for details


Corn on the cob, mixed olives, spicey wedges, garlic bread, spicey fries, side salad, crisps & dips


Rule 7 bar & restaurant
Farmhouse Burger

Served in a lightly toasted roll with potato wedges and salad

Rack of Ribs

Succulent BBQ ribs, served with lightly spiced wedges & salad

Stew Pot of the day

Changed daily/weekly, served with crusty roll


12" clay-baked thin base with a lightly soced tomato sauce, cheddar & mozzarella cheese, then add your own toppings from Chorizo, pepperami, salami, serrano ham, chicken, pepperdews, peppers, pineaaple, mushrooms, olives, sundried tomatoes, anchovy, artichoke, tuna, prawns

Vegetarian Lasagne

Spinach, red pepper & mozzarella served with salad & garlic bread

Combo to share

Garlic bread, onion rings, breaded mushrooms, olives, mini rack of ribs, potato wedges,spicy fries, chicken wings, breaded chicken fillets, corn on the cob [choose 5 items]

Sea food Medley

Crispy battered calamari, tempura prawns, oven baked carabins & smoked salmon. Served with a salad & crusty bread

Mixed Tapas platter

Continental meats & cheeses, anitpasti & crusty bread. Great to share!

To Finish

Rule 7 bar and restaurant
Chocolate Brownie

Rich and chewy, made with Belgium choclate and served with Cream or Ice cream

Fresh fruit salad

Served with Cream or Ice cream

Fruity Florette

Meringe base topped with blackcurrant parfait and white chocolate filligree

Cheese Board

Selection of cheeses served with port, crackers & chutney

Call +44 7879 813 062 to book a table

Fancy your favourite Wellington takeaway instead?

Why not enjoy your favourite local Indian or Chinese dish in your favourite local bar and bistro? Order and pay at the bar and we'll have it delivered to your table. We charge a £1 plateage fee this service.


Rule 7 bar is a unique Wellington venue for music, festivals, pub competitions & more

our open mic stand at the Wellington street fair

Our open mic stand at the Wellington street fair

From wine tasting, to open mic ... from beer festivals to themed fundraisers ... there's always something interesting happening at the Rule 7 Bar ... and it almost always involves great food and great wine, beer and gin!

Open Mic - Live music Sessions

Our Open Mic Night is an opportunity for local singer/songwriters, musicians and poets to come down and have a play. The more the merrier! And it's a unique opportunity for punters to see some top local musicians perform in an intimate, open mic setting.

Open mic seesions are usually held on the first sunday of every month.

open mic performer

Wine Tasting

Nice food...nice wine....what's not to like!

wine tasting

Enjoy several small courses prepared especially by the Rule 7 kitchen to go with a great selection of wines for you to taste, swill, drink & compare. We always put out a lovely selection of wine friendly food for you to really get the most out of the wines. Just about the best way to spend a sunday afternoon....

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private parties at the Rule 7 bar

Reserve our 'back bar' and party on!

Book your party at Rule 7 bar

Have a birthday, engagement, leaving or Christmas party to celebrate? We have the venue and the food. Whatever the occasion, celebrate in style with friends, family and work-mates at the Rule 7 bar.

From tapas-style party food to a lavish traditional buffet, we'll throw you a party to remember at an affordable price.

Call +44 7879 813 062 for a quote