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The Bell Inn at Iden

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Iden ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Church Lane | Iden, Iden, Rye TN31 7PU, England
+44 1797 280242
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (5 reviews)
“wild boar” (3 reviews)
“cheesecake” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Church Lane | Iden, Iden, Rye TN31 7PU, England
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Reviews (116)
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1 - 10 of 115 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very friendly pub with very good range of food and beers, free wifi and available parking...what more could you ask for?

Thank diri2013
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Stayed here for 1 night . The room was very spacious and very clean . We're very happy that we booked , breakfast there was a great choice of cereals , juice and cooked breakfast. . Parking also good

Thank 251tilly
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We regularly visit The Bell when staying in Iden and have never been disappointed. The menu is a bit limited although there are always specials as well, but the food quality has always been good, the service excellent, and the beer well kept. Good value...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Excellent choice of tasty, wholesome, home-cooked bar snacks and an extensive menu of mains. Small, but excellent choice of local draft beers and ciders - more than we could sample, as we still had half a hike to complete! Very friendly, helpful and courteous service....More

Thank Geoffrey W
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

So glad the weather was bad making us only do a short walk into Iden and so have lunch at The Bell. Staff really welcoming nothing to much trouble and great fresh food we will definitely return on our next trip to Rye.

Thank tetchy
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Visited on the off chance for dinner on a Wednesday night, a warm welcome was extended by the young lady behind the bar, who showed us to a table in a light comfortable dining area. The menu while not extensive provided a good range of...More

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We had 2 meals here (and several alcoholic beverages) when stay with friends a few doors down from The Bell. Taken over by the Gordon's earlier this year the pub has a lovely friendly feel, welcoming to all ages and stages. Great range of local...More

Thank Ozursdottir
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The staff couldn't be friendlier or more efficient. The menu had many options but all our food was extremely oily, except for the side of seasonal veg which was my favourite bit.

Thank NatNatlondon1
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We needed an evening meal on two successive evenings, and used The Bell at Iden. The menu was very enticing, the prices were quite reasonable and the beer was in good order. Also the staff were very pleasant and obliging

Thank Roger N
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We happened upon the Bell Inn on a drive around the area and we are so glad we stopped! We received a warm welcome, and decided to stay for lunch. We both ordered burgers and I can honestly say they were the best we've ever...More

Thank Lesley S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 52
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Lane | Iden, Iden, Rye TN31 7PU, England (Formerly The Bell at Iden)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Rye  >  Iden
  • Phone Number: +44 1797 280242
  • E-mail
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