A contemporary restaurant with a real connection to the people and the land.
Holm is inspired by nature and our surroundings in the beautiful South West of England. We are driven by provenance, sustainability and warm hospitality. Our aim is to serve delicious food and drinks in a casual yet refined environment.
Food & drink: inspired by nature
The food at Holm will be driven by the seasons,
the environment and our locality in the beautiful Somerset countryside. We work with local farmers, growers, butchers, gamekeepers, fishermen and anyone who shares our love of exceptional ingredients, treated with care and respect.
We work with local farmers, growers, butchers, gamekeepers, fishermen and anyone who shares our love of exceptional ingredients treated with care and respect.
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We consider ourselves to be a progressive employer, who puts their people first. We pay competitive salaries, offer flexible hours, excellent training and career development opportunities, generous staff discounts and above all strive for a positive, welcoming environment.
If this sounds like it might be for you, we’d love to hear from you firstname.lastname@example.org
We are presently hiring for the following positions:
Chef De Parties
Front of House staff — full time and part time
Bar staff — full time and part time
Get in touch
28 St James Street
We can be found in the village of South Petherton,
5 minutes from the Hayes End roundabout on the A303,
approximately 3 hours drive from London.
HOLM is the trading name for HOLM Somerset and is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected and will treat all information held about you in accordance with this policy which is in line with current UK legislation. For these purposes HOLM Somerset is a ‘data controller’ meaning that we decide how and why the personal data that we collect is used.
1.How we collect personal information.
How we use the information which we collect.
Your rights and how you can manage the use of your personal information.
Procedures that we have in place to safeguard your privacy.
How you can contact us or make a complaint.
2. The Information We Collect
We only gather the personal information we need for business purposes in order to provide you with the services you have requested or to comply with our regulatory obligations, as well as appropriate news and information where you have agreed to this. The personal information we typically collect includes:
Your name and email address.
Contact telephone numbers for you.
Types of properties that you are interested in.
Your future communication preferences.
3. How We Use It
For the Provision of our Services
We use the information we gather to provide you with the services you have requested. Depending on which service you receive we may need to share your personal information with our subcontractors who are involved in the provision of our services such as contractors, payment providers and credit reference agencies. We need to process your personal information in this way to enter into and perform our obligations under the contract we have with you.
For Marketing, Advertising and Other Communications
If you have opted in via our website or over the telephone to receive marketing communications from us, we will handle your personal information to provide you with marketing communications in line with any preferences you have told us about. When we send you marketing emails we rely on your consent to contact you for marketing purposes. You are not under any obligation to provide us with your personal data for marketing purposes. You can tell us that you do not want your personal information to be processed in this way at any time by contacting us at email@example.com>firstname.lastname@example.org or, where relevant, by following the unsubscribe link in every marketing communication you receive from us.
If our Business is sold
We will transfer your personal information to a third party:
If we sell or buy any business or assets, we will provide your personal information to the seller or buyer (but only to the extent we need to, and always in accordance with data protection legislation); or
If HOLM Somerset or the majority of its assets are acquired by somebody else, in which case the personal information held by HOLM Somerset will be transferred to the buyer.
We process your personal information for this purpose because we have a legitimate interest to ensure our business can be continued by the buyer. If you object to our use of your personal information in this way, the relevant seller or buyer of our business may not be able to provide services to you.
In some circumstances we may also need to share your personal information if we are under a duty to disclose or share it to comply with a legal obligation.
HOLM Somerset will only process your information if we have a business reason to do so. Generally this occurs when you make a request of us, such as to find a property suitable for your needs. Where we need to manage your account information we will do so in compliance with the obligations placed on us by law.
We do not sell or share your per sonal information to companies outside of HOLM Somerset, and we only share your personal information within HOLM Somerset as necessary.
We may, from time to time, contact you by post, e-mail or telephone to ask you for your feedback and comments on our services. If you no longer wish to receive marketing or other correspondences, please let us know. The simplest way to do this is to send an email message to email@example.com
4. Technical Information and Analytics
When you visit our site we will automatically collect the following information:
Technical information, including the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the internet, your login information, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, screen resolution, operating system and platform; and
Information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators, clickstream to, through and from our site (including date and time), page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs) and methods used to browse away from the page.
We may combine the information you provide to us with the information we collect from you.
5. How We Protect Your Information
The internet is not a secure medium but we have put in place various security procedures to protect your data. We take the security and privacy of our customers’ personal information extremely seriously and we have strict internal procedures which cover the storage, access and disclosure of your information.
All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. You must not share your password with anyone.
6. You and Your Information
You have certain rights in respect of the management of the personal data we hold about you. You can exercise any of these rights by contacting us. The easiest way to get in touch is likely to be by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Right of Access
You are entitled receive confirmation as to whether your personal information is being processed by us, as well as various other information relating to our use of your personal information.
You also have the right to access your personal information which we are handling.
The Right of Rectification
You have the right to require us to rectify any inaccurate personal information we hold about you. You also have the right to have incomplete personal information we hold about you completed, by providing a supplementary statement to us.
The Right to Data Portability
You have the right to receive the personal information we hold about you in a structured, standard machine readable format and to send this to another organisation controlling your personal information.
The Right of Erasure
You have the right to require us to erase your personal information which we are handling in the following circumstances:
we no longer need to use your personal information for the reasons we told you we collected it for
where we needed your consent to use your personal information and you have withdrawn your consent
You object to our use of your personal information and we have no compelling reason to carry on handling your personal information
Our handling of your personal information has broken the law
We must erase your personal information to comply with a law we are subject to.
7. Your Right to Object
You have the right to object to us handling your personal information when:
We are handling your personal information based on our legitimate interests (as described in section 3 above). If you ask us to stop handling your personal information in this way, we will stop unless we can show you that we have compelling grounds as to why our use of your personal information should continue
For marketing purposes. If you ask us to stop handling your personal information on this basis, we will stop.
8. How long we retain your Data for
Where you have contracted with us for our services, we will retain your data as long as is required to comply with our regulatory and statutory obligations to ensure that we are able to assist you should you have any questions, feedback or issues in connection with any services we have provided to you.
Where we have used your personal information to contact you for marketing communications we will contact you:
At least every 36 months to ensure you are happy to continue receiving communications from us.
If you tell us that you no longer wish to receive marketing communications from us, we promise to stop sending them to you.
Where we have processed your data for any other reason (such as where you have contacted us with an initial enquiry) we will retain your data for up to 12 months.
10. How to make a complaint
Under UK law we are subject to the regulatory body that oversees data protection law. Any concerns regarding use of your personal data should be directed to the Data Protection Officer in the first instance.
Alternatively if you wish to make an external complaint about the way we have processed your personal information you can contact the Information Commissioners Office at https://ico.org.uk/concerns
11. How to Contact HOLM Somerset
Our dining spaces
An intimate counter with 6 bar stools, looking directly into the kitchen, where diners are served by the chefs as they work. Choose ‘counter seats’ when booking.
Comfortable high-back chairs and banquette seating in our modernist dining room.
Private Dining Room
An intimate room overlooking the terrace and garden that seats up to ten guests. Bookings via email only (minimum spend applies): email@example.com
Our sizable outdoor terrace is open for drinks and snacks all year round; we’ll take reservations in the summer months.
Soft seating and bar stools at the front of the building which are non-reservable. Drop in throughout the day for drinks and snacks, or grab a drink before heading to your table.
A Cab, Taunton
B W Private Hire, Langport
Castle Cary Taxis
Freeway Private Hire, South Petherton
Freeway Taxis, South Petherton
01935 829289/07725 082176
Minster Taxis, Ilminster
Crewkerne Taxis, Sarah
At The Chapel, Bruton
A local institution and where the Bruton revolution all began! Seven comfortable rooms as well as an excellent bakery, restaurant and terrace bar.
Durslade Farm House, Bruton
Six bedroom guesthouse within the grounds of the Hauser & Wirth gallery. There’s also an excellent farm shop and restaurant on site.
Dillington House, Ilminster
A collection of recently restored and refurbished luxury holiday cottages on a nearby historic Estate.
Hemington Coach House, Frome
Stylish townhouse sleeping four in vibrant Frome.
Lord Pullet Arms, Hinton Saint George
Seven spacious rooms in this excellent gastropub.
Lord Swan, Crewekerne
Georgian Pub with eight rooms. Very handy for travel to and from London.
Number One Bruton, Bruton
Superb and stylish boutique hotel. Also home to one of our favourite restaurants, Osip.
Secret Valley Glamping, Bridgwater
Eco-glamping in a rural location.
The Barrington Boar, Barrington
Four recently refurbished rooms in this excellent gastropub.
The Devonshire Arms, Long Sutton
Excellent local gastropub with rooms.
Luxury bespoke Treehouses and Cabins within a beautiful arboretum, located between Glastonbury & Wells.
B&Bs / Airnbnbs
Brewers Cottage B&B, Taunton
B&B near Taunton.
Etsome House – Sawday’s
A lovely family house with a superb garden, for those who prefer a relaxed home-from-home experience.
Forge Cottage, Muchelney
Rustic and quirky Airbnb in the Somerset Levels.
Frogmary Farm Shephards Hut, South Petherton
Great location adjacent to the lake at Frogmary Farm, 1 mile from the restaurant.
New Chester Farm House, Merriott
Charming B&B in Merriot.
New Cross Farm House, South Petherton
Cottage that sleeps 4 set within grounds of this playful events and wellness space
Shephards Hut, South Petherton
Cosy & handy for the restaurant.
The Dairy, Coat
Highly recommended barn conversion, close to the restaurant, sleeps 4.
The Potting Shed, Coat
Luxury barn conversion, 3.5 miles from HOLM, sleeps 2.
The Hermitage, South Petherton
Self catering lodge in the grounds of a 17th Century Manor House.
The Pottting Shed, Laurel Cottage
Highly rated Airbnb, sleep four.
The Old Mill, Somerset Levels
Former studio of a renowned artist, sleeps 2. 20 minutes from the restaurant.
The Old Rectory, Somerset
Nestled on a beautiful quiet lane, The Old Rectory is a stunning 17th century country retreat.
Barrington Court / Montacute House
Two excellent National Trust properties with stunning period gardens and grounds. Both within fifteen minutes drive.
Burrow Hill Cider Distillery
A local institution. Book a tour and tasting with the makers, attend one of their riotous events in summer, or help with the harvest in Autumn.
East Lambrook Manor, South Petherton
Beautifully maintained, privately owned Cottage Garden English Heritage Grade 1 listed.
Field Bakery, Charlynch
Regular talks, workshops and events at this small scale shop at Gothelney Farm.
Ham Hill Country park
Accessible rural pathways with stunning views, just 10 minutes drive away.
Hauser & Wirth Gallery
Iconic, trend-setting gallery set in a beautiful rural location.
Hestercombe House & Gardens
50-acre dog friendly country house estate and formal garden near Taunton.
Historic beach resort and picturesque town, 45 minutes from South Petherton.
Montacute House, Montacute
Stunning National Trust property with ornamental gardens and extensive grounds.
The David Hall, South Petherton
Local community hall with regular concerts and events.
Extensive ornamental gardens within the grounds of this highly regarded hotel complex. Check their events calendar online.
West Bay / Bridport
Cute seaside town with clean beach and dramatic scenery. Nearby Bridport has excellent markets on Wednesdays (antiques) and Saturdays (fresh produce).
Eat & Drink
Brown & Forrest Smokery, Langport
Some of the finest smoked foods around.
Farm & Field Café, South Petherton
Fun and family-friendly café / brunch spot with a lovely lakeside walk.
Isaac Cider, Beaminster
Proud decendents of Sir Isaac Newton, now making cider in Dorset.
Market Bakery, Ilminster
Delicious baked goods, excellent coffee from the team behind 28 Market Place, Somerton.
Pheonix Studios Ilminster
Home to Alice Temperley’s shop, studio and atelier, as well as The Somerset cocktail bar.
Pitney Farm Café
Charming café on the grounds of this local biodynamic small holding. They have onsite camping and caravan pitches, too.
Roth Bar & Grill, Bruton
Highly-rated restaurant near Bruton with regular special events.
The Hive Beach Café, Burton Bradstock
Extremely popular beachside café directly over-looking the beach.
The Old Dairy Café, Bower Hinton
Excellent lunch / brunch café in a charmingly rustic setting.
Shopping & Retail
Highly regarded food, drink and homewares store in the charming town of Beaminster, also home to the excellent Brassica restaurant.
Beautifully curated clothing and homewares.
Frome Independent Market, Frome
Bustling independent market, first Sunday of the month, March – December.
Grants of Somerset, South Petherton
Characterful gifts and homewares.
Hole & Corner, Bruton
Arts-led shop and events space.
Teals Farm Shop, A303
Brilliantly stocked farm shop and excellent café on the A303. A good pit stop if you are arriving from the East.
The Arts Stable, Blandford Forum
Independent gallery, café & farm just across the Dorset border.
The Trading Post farm shop, Lopenhead
Tim’s Wines, South Petherton
Independent wine and spirits from our friend and neighbour, Tim.
Arts & crafts, homewares, café, timber merchants, even courses. Unique and special!