The Mendips Rock

Father's Day 2020

Father’s Day is coming up next weekend, what inventive way will you come up with to treat the special men in your life? Whether you are celebrating with your husband, partner, Father, Stepfather or any other prize chap, we have some special suggestions for a perfect Father’s Day treat!

Sunday 21st June 2020

Father’s Day Ideas in and around The Mendips

Dinner to take away

  • The Ring o Bells in Wookey do a fantastic roast and I do confess we have treated ourselves to a Sunday roast from here recently and it was fantastic! Free local delivery.
  • The Westbury Inn have been offering a weekly menu and are service Sunday roasts for collection from midday to 2.30pm then the full menu from 5-7pm. Free delivery to over 70’s.
  • Strawberry Line Tea Rooms, Winscombe are offering a Father’s Day afternoon tea complete with sandwiches, savoury scones with butter and pickle, pork pie, scotch egg, handmade sausage rolls, slice of cake and a Thatcher’s Cider
  • For other suggestions for a yummy Father’s Day treat, check out our handy Food! collection of listings HERE.


Treat him to his favourite tipple from one of our local cider or wine makers.

  • Fenny Castle Vineyard have a 9 bottle craft cider selection box this Father’s Day.
  • Hecks Farmhouse Cider check out their website to see what Cider’s they have on offer or visit their Farm Shop in Street which remains open.

Gifts and Treats

Or how about a sweet or savoury treat to eat, we are so lucky to have such amazing makers on our doorsteps. Here a just a few you could choose from…

  • Wakey Cakey are bringing you the Ultimate Father’s Day treat box including iced shortbread, chocolate brownies, fudge chunks and more
  • We are big biltong fans here at The Mendips Rock, check out Billies & Tong’s website as they have a fabulous range of Father’s Day gifts available on their website.
  • Is the man in your life a chilli head? If so we would highly recommend trying Ball’s Deep Chilli Jams and Chilli Sauces, they have a great range from mild to hot.
  • Freckles & Boo have a lovely Father’s Day Hamper available, you can order their hamper online or contact them on 07506363929 to make up your own hamper.

A Trip Out

  • For something a bit different take a trip out to Middlewick, there is a Farm Shop and a Café with beautiful gardens and scenery to explore with plenty of space to allow for social distancing while you are there.
  • The gardens are now open at The Bishop’s Palace, Wells or Kilver Court, Shepton Mallet so you could take stroll and grab a coffee and slice of cake to take away at either of these attractions.
  • We have loads of other suggestions of outdoor spaces you could visit on the website, check out our Get Outside collection of listings HERE

We hope you have a wonderful weekend celebrating with your Dad's!

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