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The Bell Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
The Street, Middleton IP17 3NN, England
+44 1728 648286
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lambs liver” (5 reviews)
“duck” (13 reviews)
“ribeye steak” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
The Street, Middleton IP17 3NN, England
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Reviews (328)
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1 - 10 of 327 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

All reviews are more or less based on personal taste,some good some bad. For my family and I this chance booking at late notice could not have been better,we like to eat out when we can and celebrating my birthday last weekend gave us an...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 2 days ago

A group of us came here and without exception all said it was very good and our evening was a great success. The food was so very good and the prices reasonable. The staff were very attentive and good at their job. I think it...More

Thank Gary T
Reviewed 5 days ago

I often bring my farther here with his dog for a drink and bite to eat, it simply cannot be beaten when it comes to a great british pub. Its so cosy (and big!) lots of small places to choose for your feast. Everytime we...More

Thank rigboy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was always a somewhat unusual place and the food has always been good. Changed hands recently and we were wary. The service is somewhat slow, but the food is good and plentiful.

2  Thank Alan E
Reviewed 16 October 2017

What a disastrous experience dining at The Bell was! We left before we even ordered our food we were so disgusted with the customer service. We used to frequent The Bell regularly but hadn't been for a while, so when we heard it was under...More

6  Thank sarwhiteing
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We've been here several times now for Sunday lunch and it has been excellent every time. The food and drink is delicious and the service is excellent.

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 22 September 2017

We had left it a bit late and were looking to grab some lunch when we stumbled upon the Bell, most I imagine stumble out.. We were the only diners and had excellent service. Our meals arrived quickly, my crab salad was wonderful, we all...More

Thank Giles H
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We just wanted a light pub lunch .. my wife had a pate which was excellent .. and I shared a crab salad with a friend. Service was quick and friendly. All in all a village pub that I would be very happy to go...More

Thank fidgetbuzz
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We were staying locally and booked a table based on reviews. I'd say definitely book as the pub isn't huge. There is a the main restaurant area, which is in the middle of the building, there's then a smaller room off of this which also...More

Thank NichaUk
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived to a great welcome. Service was superb, as was the food . Excellent gluten free choices too!

Thank Carol A
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Questions & Answers
28 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Sally S | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they would cater for you if you call them. I recommend keep calling if they font answer because after leaving several voice messages on the answer phone I have never once had a call back! the food was very good. but... More
Sally S
31 May 2017|
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Response from 0_Herlihy | Reviewed this property |
If school holidays I would, otherwise prob take a chance,
Anna S
19 February 2016|
Response from spritzer24 | Property representative |
hi there labrador very welcome in the bar area where we normally have an abundance of puppies! look forward to seeing you

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street, Middleton IP17 3NN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Middleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 648286
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