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The Horse & Jockey

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Church End | Ravensden, Bedford, England
+44 1234 772319
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Bedford, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Back to our favorite restaurant. Service amazing, so friendly and attentive. Food & Wine is out of this world.They really look after you properly, Shame more places aren't this good. Can't recommend it enough. I wanted Lobster macaroni on my last visit but they had run out. Went for a steak instead, OMG the most amazing steak ever. Got to... More 

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to this Restaurant several times, and it never disappoints. The menu is Seasonal and there is always something delicious to try. Beautiful Scottish Smoked Salmon, Sole with Pea & Asparagus Risotto, Rhubarb Pana Cotta with a crumble topping & ice-cream are just some of the things on offer this week. The presentation is a delight as well.

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Thank Lesley H
Bedford, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a good find ... although bit of a trek! I wasn't too enamored with the rather grumpy welcome (I suspect the landlady wasn't having a good day! BUT a smile and a bit of chat wouldn't hurt); however, we plodded on with our evening. I liked the idea of sitting in the bar / lounge area for a... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table here for a birthday meal and was very pleased. There is a small bar area to have a drink and look through the menu. The menu has some good interesting choices and the quantities in each dish mean you do not go hungry at the end of the evening. Dishes are nicely lid out and very appetising.... More 

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Thank Paul J
Guildford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Got very lucky and after initially told full i had a phone call back five minutes later to be told a table had cancelled. The pub is in the countryside and worth having a sat nav. On arrival impressed with the welcome and the decor. The menu was extensive and varied. Taken to our table and drinks served we awaited... More 

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Thank NEIL C
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Outstanding! Always outstanding. Great food and atmosphere here. I've never been disappointed ever! You must book and come. I love it here!!

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Thank Adele-marie H
Watford, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Came to celebrate my mum's birthday. Really very impressive food, attractively presented. One of the best Sunday lunches I've had in a pub - proper restaurant quality. The goat's cheese bon bons to start with were light, with delicious fennel-infused apricots and beetroot puree attractively arranged around. Roast beef was perfect - medium rare and tender, unlike many pub Sunday... More 

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Thank Mrs_Teacake
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I took my wife to The Horse and Jockey on Feb 14th 2017. I had heard good things about the place and read good reviews on here so thought we'd give it a try. The Valentines meal package was £49.50 per head so I was expecting a very nice meal for that price. I have to say that neither of... More 

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Afloat on Murlough
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Just a great place to meet with friends and family. Great lunch from the classic roast to something different! Should I, shan't I, yes you should go for something different! As a Chef I love it. Someone else is in control and it's lovely!! Very close to Outfields Farm with fantastic accommodation as well. Go!

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Thank grasuk
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We took very dear friends of ours here in January 2017 based on a recommendation from a family member. We were not disappointed, as soon as we arrived we were made to feel welcome and nothing was too much trouble. The menu choice was excellent, so many nice dishes to choose from. The food quality was excellent, portions were the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Pub, Bar, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church End | Ravensden, Bedford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +44 1234 772319

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?