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The Blue Bell Inn

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Middle Lane, Kettlewell, Yorkshire Dales National Park YO51 9DN , England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in the village Monday to Friday break and visited The Blue Bell each night. Ate here two nights but had a glass or two all four nights. The two meals we had were fantastic - Monday evening steak night definitely should not be missed. We received a lovely welcome from the landlords and the locals. If you are staying... More 

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Thank Phyllis E
preston, lancashire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed here on a couple of occasions in the past. Cannot be faulted. Very friendly staff. Food fantastic, both in the evening and at breakfast. Car parking available at the back. Gorgeous views. Highly recommended

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

Stayed for the weekend in Bradd cottage which is a lovely cottage in the heart of Kettlewell,went for lunch on saturday afternoon to the Bluebell inn. Really lovely place ,ordered the food which was delivered to us promptly , probably the best pub food we have had,the service ,the presentation was second to none. Huge portions,couldn't fault it at all.... More 

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Thank slick1964
Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

This is a wonderful pub. It has a vibrant and welcoming atmosphere. The food is excellent and the staff are friendly and welcoming. They serve real Yorkshire portions so you need to be hungry! Really good selection of local real ales, plus a few from further afield. Could not recommend a pub more highly

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Thank Neil A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

Fantastic food- plenty of choice and very generous portions. Excellent room with en-suite, tv and wifi. Friendly staff who make you feel very welcome. A Brilliant weekend away in gorgeous surroundings. We will be back!

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Thank Rachael F
Leeds, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

We went to this pub for drinks and an evening meal. Queued at bar for ages, locals got served out of turn, but hey, that's what happens. Food arrived in reasonable time, but no cutlery, had to ask for some. Daughter's children's meal was dripping in oil, my pork belly was tough as old boot and couldn't be cut through... More 

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Thank Stunchie
Worcester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

We popped in for a sandwich and drink on a damp dreary afternoon. The lunch menu is not extensive with the normal pub grub choices. They serve beer bats if you can't decide on your choice of pint. The surroundings are okay. The out fireplace was very welcoming. Good stop for a quick bite.

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Thank Gibbsy3195
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

We stayed at The Bluebell over August Bank Holiday weekend and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The atmosphere in the pub was warm, busy & vibrant. The pub was as popular with locals as with tourists (always a good sign!) & welcomed tired & muddy booted walkers, families and dogs with equal ease. We found the Landlady & Landlord to be... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

We visited The Bluebell in August 2015 and what an enjoyable experience it was. As we were staying in a nearby cottage and hill walking everyday, we needed somewhere to be 'fed and watered' in the evening. The food was varied and plentiful; good value with prompt pleasant service. Added to this, no one minded the four-legged friends sitting well... More 

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Ramsbottom, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

We visited this pub whilst visiting the scarecrow festival and were very impressed. We asked if they had a table for eight people including a pram and was shown to a table by a friendly helpful person. He brought us all a menu and explained about the specials and how to order and then warmed a baby bottle for us.... More 

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